The flood-damaged ruins of Iran
The Deputy of Iran’s Cultural Heritage Organization has said: “Flash floods have damaged 730 historic monuments in 25 provinces and 300BN tomans (over USD23MM) is required for their restoration.”
Iran’s World Heritage Site safe from disastrous floods
Iran’s renowned Persepolis World Heritage Site has remained safe from the flash floods which have devastated Shiraz.
Photographer tells story of Wikipedia best photo 2018
Ali-Reza Akhlaghi is a 24-year-old Iranian photographer who won the first rank of Wikipedia’s world photography competition in 2018 called “Moments Loves Wiki” with his picture from the ceiling of Isfahan’s Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque.
Mysterious bathhouse becomes museum
The water in the ancient Sheikh Bahai Bathhouse in Isfahan has always been warmed with just one burning candle. It was designed and built by the great scholar Sheikh Bahai in the Safavid Period and is famous for the way it worked.
Touring Tehran on World Heritage Day
The CEO of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism of Tehran Province announced: “On the occasion of International Day for Monuments and Sites (World Heritage Day) on 18 April, a tour of Tehran will be organized in the afternoon in the city’s old fabric.”
Tourist attractions of Isfahan in Nowruz
Isfahan with 7,500 years of hidden history and its hundreds of historic monuments is known as “nesf-e-jahān" [half of the world]. It takes a lot of time to visit all these attractions and monuments. But this report only refers to the most famous sites and monuments of Isfahan.
Nowruz celebrations in Yazd
Yazd is the first adobe city in the world and an ancient city of Iran in Yazd Province. It has been registered as a Unesco World Heritage and is one of Iran’s famous tourist attractions. Many recreational programs have been planned for the coming Iranian New Year, Nowruz, in the provincial city of Yazd in March, including desert trekking, handicrafts and souvenir fairs, the Yazdi Nowruz spread, kite festival, and mobile music festivals.
Tehran tours in Nowruz
With 700 registered national heritages, historic, and natural landscapes, Tehran Province is a tourist destination for many holidaymakers, especially in the spring, due to its political importance as the capital of Iran.
5000 rural touristic spots around Iran
In an interview with ISNA, Seyed Abolfazl Razavi, Deputy to the President for rural development said that over 5000 villages with historical remains have been identified in Iran.