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Cycling in Iran

Active sports are a new trend in tourism. Action, adrenaline, the conquest of the peaks – all these attract the modern generation. The natural features of Iran are ideal for all types of active tourism like trekking, camping, climbing, rafting, safaris, cycling,...
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Golestan Palace

The Golestan Palace is a real gem in the center of Tehran, attracting hundreds of thousands of tourists annually. Once this beautiful palace was the residence of the Persian Shahs: the last sovereigns of Iran were crowned here – Ahmad Shah, Mozaffar al-Din Shah, Reza Shah...
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10 Cultural Traditions of Iran

Due to its richest history and traditions, Iran is one of the most interesting countries to explore. Most traditions and folk customs have existed since prehistoric times. For the guests of the country, those folk customs may seem quite unusual, that’s why today we’d...
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Hasht Behesht Palace

Hasht Behesht, which means “Eight Heavens” or “Eight Paradise Gardens” in Persian, is a charming palace in the city of Isfahan, built by order of Suleiman I, the eighth Shah of the Safavid Empire. This is one of the two surviving pavilions in Isfahan of the Safavid era. The...
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Sa’dabad Palace Complex

The Sa’dabad palace complex is located in the north of Tehran, on the slopes of Elbrus, in the Shemiran district, which is considered one of the most prestigious in the city. The construction of the complex began at the end of the XIX century, during the rule of the Qajar...
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Niavaran Palace Complex

The historical palace complex of Niavaran is located in a large garden in northern Tehran, which has a lot of natural and historical beauty and charm. The first thing that catches your eye when entering the complex is the peaceful singing of birds and light fresh breeze –...
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Cave Towns and Historic Villages in Iran

Today you will travel through the most mysterious corners of Iran – the most unusual and less discovered places – cave towns and villages. Kandovan Village The village of Kandovan is one of Iran’s most unusual tourist attractions, which amazes many travelers. It...
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Caves in Iran

Caves in Iran have a unique value both for the country and the whole Middle East and the world. Most of them have not yet been fully investigated, and there are still secrets hidden in the dark labyrinths of caves. From our article, you will find out the most popular caves in...
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Rasht

Rasht is located in the north-western part of Iran, in Gilan province. It is popular for the production of silk. The location of the city was of strategic importance. In the 18th century, Rasht was a trade and transit center between Iran and Russian Empire. Today, Rasht is...
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What tourists should be aware of in Iran

Traveling to a new, unknown country is all about interesting adventures. Still, let’s not forget that each country has its own laws and customs. To make your trip safe, you need to know in advance what you should be aware of. In Iran, it is quite comfortable and safe for...