Isfahan Jaame Mosque

Iran’ 6 Unique and Spectacular Mosques

Iran’ 6 Unique and Spectacular Mosques The holy places which were also meeting places of Muslims are known as the Mosque. At first, the mosques were made very simple and even the first ones were Zoroastrian Fire Temples of Sassanid era, but over the time they became as the introduction of Iranian architecture style and […]

Hafez; persian mythical poet

Hafez; persian mythical poet | Iran Destination

Persian Mythical Poet Hafez; persian mythical poet, is known as the prophet of love and art. Hafez is an integral part of any Persian Festivals like Nowruz and Yalda Night. He is one of the geniuses of full-time poetry that Goethe, the great German poet, wanted to be one of his disciples. Hafez Shirazi Hafez is […]

Golestan Palace

The Gem of Tehran: Golestan Palace

Golestan Palace is a name that glows among the attractions of Tehran and is also listed on UNESCO’s cultural heritage list. However,  most of people find this collection a part of the Qajar dynasty, but its history belongs to much further years and  gradually completed. Let’s see this masterpiece of architecture of Iran. Some facts about Golestan Palace […]

Hafezieh - Iran in winter

An Opportunity for Visiting Iran

As you may know, Iran, a four-season land, has 23 UNESCO World Heritage sites. However, these sites have long attracted tourists from across the globe. Hopefully, foreign tourists travel to Iran to visit numerous historical and natural sites and enjoy time in a country which is home to many attractions. according to the news, World […]

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, […]

Gabbeh: A traditional variety of Persian carpet

 Persian Gabbeh is a hand-knotted (handmade) thick Persian rug with long pile. It is made by the nomads of Fars province in southern Iran, of which the famous city of Shiraz is the capital. The most famous nomad group of this region is the Qashqai Tribe. Although the existing few old pieces of Gabbeh rugs […]

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
Church of Holy Simeon , Shiraz

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 […]