Nowruz celebration in three Tehran districts
Nowruz will be celebrated in three Tehran districts this year.The celebrations will be from 22 March to 1 April 2018 (1397 HS) in Tochal, northern Tehran from 10h00-12h00, Golestan Palace in central Tehran from 15h00-17h00, and the Persian Gulf Lake (Bamland Bridge) in western Tehran from 20h00-23h00 for Tehranis and holidaymakers.
Iranians travel to Iraqi Kurdistan without entry tax
Travelers to Iraqi Kurdistan will not be charged for entry as from the first day of Nowruz. By announcing the statement made by this Kurdish official, the Iranian Consulate in Erbil said: “Iranian travelers can also enter Iraqi Kurdistan for two weeks during the Nowruz holidays free of charge.”
Visa on arrival for Iranians traveling to Azerbaijan
The Republic of Azerbaijan has lifted visa requirements for Iranian national as from yesterday, 16 March 2018. All visas will be issued on arrival at the international airports of Azerbaijan. The Iranian Ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan, Javad Jahangirzadeh, said: “Following talks between Foreign Minister Javad Zarif of Iran and the President of Azerbaijan Republic, the country’s Foreign Ministry issued a statement informing the Iranian Embassy that visas will be given on arrival at Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport and other international airports serving Azerbaijan.
Iranian tourists generate USD 2.5BN revenue for Turkey
The Hotel Association of Turkey has announced that an estimated 2.5 million Iranians traveled to Turkey in 2017, spending an average of six nights in this country and spending USD 1000 per head.
Romanian couple show world to little daughter
A Romanian couple have traveled 26 thousand kilometers on a motorbike to show the world to their little 6-year old daughter. They have now crossed Iran in their travels.
The family set out on their motorbike for Mongolia from Romania and have now crossed Iran by visiting the famous, ancient Tabriz bazaar and taking keepsake photos with their little girl.
Iran at Ferien Messe Vienna 2018
Tourism and handicrafts director of Iran’s Travel and Tourism stated that Iran will have a pavilion at the Ferien Messe Vienna 2018 holiday fair, and added: “An effective way of attracting tourists is to take part in international fairs.”
Travel free to Iran!
The Deputy of the Tourism Organization of Iran has said that: “Iranians living abroad can get a free plane ticket to Iran if they introduce five foreign tourists. They can also transfer their tickets to their relatives.”
Trump executive orders have no impact on Iran tourism
At the London International Travel Trade Show, organizers of tourism and travel in Iran confirm that executive orders signed by Trump have had no effect on travel to Iran.
Guide to Iran published in German
A retired employee of the German Embassy in Tehran has recently published a new Iran travel guide, introducing new, unseen destinations in Iran which are not available in other guides.
“Travel to Persia” photo Exhibition in Spain
The Cultural Attaché of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Spain, in collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art and the local government of Extremadura, have organized a photo exhibition entitled "Travel to Persia" which opened yesterday 29 October 2017 at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Badajoz.
Tehran Travel Show Narratives
23 November 2017 will witness the first Tehran Travel Show, organized for the love of travel with the participation of travel record holders from around the world.
Hospitable Persians and safe Iran on Latitudeslife
The Italian magazine ‘Latitudeslife’ dedicated to tourism and travel, suggests Iran as one of the safest and most hospitable countries in the Middle East; housing unique cultural, natural, and historical riches, and thus capable of attracting and enchanting any traveler.