The Lost Churches in Iran

The majority of historical churches in Iran that possess historical and artistic value were built around the eight century A.H. or the 14th century AD, and the period thereafter. However, this does not mean that there were no churches existing in the country before that period. During the reign of Shah Abbas, the Safavid king, […]

5 UNESCO Persian Gardens at a Glance

Iran is home to the ancient ruins of Persepolis and eight amazing UNESCO World Heritage sites. There are many reasons to visit this beautiful country. Persian gardens are considered one of the main spotlight registered in UNESCO World Heritage sites. These gardens, dating back to different periods since the 6th century BC, also feature buildings, […]

Shiraz Attractions

The Mysterious Ancient Prison: Takht-e Soleyman

The archaeological site of Takht-e Soleyman, in north-western Iran, is situated in a valley set in a volcanic mountain region. Takht-e Soleyman is the holiest shrine of Zoroastrianism and the most important relic of the former Sassanid Empire. Registered in UNESCO,  The archaeological site dates from the 6th century. It was partially rebuilt during the […]

Isfahan, Naqshe Jahan Square

Top 5 Best photography Spots in Iran

Top 5 Best photography Spots in Iran Iran is a country of endless photo opportunities. Diversity of attractions, tourists and open people always happy to pose for the camera make it a perfect photography destination. Iran Destination reveal top 5 photography spots and tips to get the perfect pictures from Iran. 1. Masuleh village Masuleh benefits […]

5 Reasons to Visit Iran

5 Reasons to Visit Iran 1. Is it safe to Travel to Iran? Is Iran a safe country to travel and visit? Whether you travel alone or in a group, whether you are a woman or a man, or whether you arrive day or night time, Iran is very safe. The Iranian government devotes plenty […]

Iran Olive , Rudbar

Is Iran a Major Producer of Olive?

Is Iran a Major Producer of Olive?   Iran as a major producer of olive is ranked by the International Olive Council as 14th in the world in terms of area under olive cultivation which is about 84,000 hectares and 17th in terms of production. Historical Roots of Olive in Iran! Iran has several geographical […]

What You need for Traveling to Iran?

What You need for Traveling to Iran? With visas on arrival now available for most countries, Iran is fast opening up to foreign travelers. For backpackers and travelers without the luxury of time, the best way to get into Iran is to catch a cheap flight to Tehran. As of 2016, many visa restriction for […]

4 Spectacular Wildlife Creatures in Iran

4 Spectacular Wildlife Creatures in Iran When someone says the word “Iran,” people immediately seem to think of politics, oil, or burkas.  Rarely do they think about wildlife.  However, the wild frontiers of Iran are actually home to some incredible animals, some that you may not even have heard of before. Iran has roughly 20 […]