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Iran Twins Festival

We have the pleasure to invite all twins to Mirrors’ Travel Festival tour on 6 March 2018 till 14 March 2018 in Iran. This tour is dedicated to give a cultural and historical overview of Iran to visitors who are mirrors of each other.  This is a special event to bring twins together to make a connection between their cultures and establish a strong friendship among different nationalities.

Travellers will visit five famous cities of Iran (Tehran, Shiraz, Yazd, Isfahan & Qom), which have many UNESCO world heritage sites, and twins will see local Iranian twins who will wait to celebrate the presence of twins together.

The presence of journalists and photographers will make a memorable travel for all nationalities.

Visitors will visit Tehran as capital of Iran that is a modern and a civilization city. There are historical palaces, such as Golestan Palace from the Qajar period which is a UNESCO world heritage too, and the Jewelry museum where contains  Darya-ye Noor, which means “Ocean of Light” in Persian, is one of the largest diamonds in the world, weighing an estimated 182 carats. Also the Tabiat Bridge (Nature Bridge) is in the itinerary. It was designed as part of a local competition for the design of a bridge to connect two parks in north Tehran which were separated by a highway.

The second city is Shiraz where is a city steeped in history and poetry, and should be found at the top of any tourist’s itinerary. Travelers will visit Eram Garden (UNESCO Site) as a historic Persian garden. Shiraz is closely linked to the great and famous poets Hafez and Saadi, and the tombs of these poets are destinations of Twins’ Tour. One of the most important UNESCO sites to visit is Persepolis that was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire. It is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BC. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. Then an ancient necropolis located about 12 km northwest of Persepolis, with a group of ancient Iranian rock reliefs cut into the cliff, from both the Achaemenid and Sassanid periods. The next place is Pasargadae that was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire under Cyrus the Great (UNESCO site), who had issued its construction (559–530 BC); it was also the location of his tomb. It was a city in ancient Persia, located near the city of Shiraz. Shahe Cheragh as a holy place for Muslims is a funerary monument and mosque, housing the tomb of a holy person in Shiraz.

Zandieh complex is one the destination that is most popular and elegant architectural complex of Zand dynasty, which is include Arg- Karim Khan, Vakil Bath, Vakil Mosque, Vakil Bazaar. The Karim Khan citadel is located in the north-east of Shiraz. It was built as part of a complex during the Zand dynasty and is named after Karim Khan, and served as his living quarters, everything standing near to each other in this historical complex.

 

The third city which know as wind towers city where placed in central Iran that recently selected as a world heritage status in the 41th session UNESCO World Heritage Committee meeting in Krakow, Poland.

 

We will move to Yazd, the city of brick which is registered in UNESCO World Heritage. Visiting Dolat abad garden (UNESCO Sites), which Built in 1747, the walled complex includes the tallest wind catcher in around the world is a part of this tour.

The other place is Atash Bahram, also known as Yazd fire temple that is a holy temple for Zoroastrians in Yazd. There is a building that is located in the middle of a large garden and is surrounded by pine and cypress trees. Beautiful ancient architecture turned this place into one of the main attractions of Yazd. Zoroastrians hold special ceremony in this place and should wear white or light colored clothing to enter. People believed that the fire inside temple has been burning for more than 1,500 years. Another destination of Yazd is Tower of silence which is a circular, raised structure built by Zoroastrians to put the corpses there for vulture’s eating. You will visit Jāmeh Mosque that is the grand, congregational mosque of Yazd city, then visiting Amir Chakhmaq Complex that is a prominent structure that noted for its symmetrical sunken alcoves.  It is a mosque that located on a square of the same name.

The forth city is Isfahan that is a city in central Iran and, known for its Persian architecture. You will visit Si-o-se Pol Bridge which is approximately 300 m. in length and 14 m then Vank Cathedral as a famous church with its unique painting make it a colorful church. Experience walking around Imam square that contains Imam mosque, sheikh lof Allah mosque, Aali Qapo Palace makes your travel memorable in a city which known as half of the world. You will visit Chehel Sotoun Palace that is a pavilion in the middle of a park at the far end of a long pool, in Isfahan, Iran, built by Shah Abbas II to be used for his entertainment and receptions too.

The last city is Qom and the shrine of Lady Fatima Masoumeh is considered by Shia Muslims to be the second most sacred city in Iran after Mashhad. Every year, thousands of Shi’i Muslims travel to Qom to honor Fatima Masuomeh and ask her for blessings.

We do hope that all twins with different nationalities will be able to be with us and can experience a very warm welcome to an enjoyable occasion.

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