Jahan-Nama Village – a paradise above the clouds
Golestan Province is one of the most beautiful northern provinces of Iran, as its lexical meaning (a place full of flowers) is a good indication of the beauty of this province.
Is Iran a safe destination for tourists?
One of the most important questions on the minds of tourists interested in traveling to the Orient, especially to Middle Eastern countries, is whether these are safe destinations. Iran is a special country with a wide range of natural and cultural attractions. Its high, barely seen tourism potentials make it a perfect destination for tourists.
Which countries send more tourists to Iran?
As compared to a similar period last year, 75 percent more Iraqis have traveled to Iran this spring for trade, medical tourism, and pilgrimage. It seems the volatile foreign exchange market in Iran has not affected its western neighbor’s will to travel here.
Electronic visas issued in Mashhad Airport
The project for issuing electronic visas for foreign nationals at Shahid Hasheminejad International Airport in Mashhad, northeastern Iran, was launched yesterday.
11% more Azeris travel to Iran
Statistics show that 11.6 percent more Azeris traveled to Iran in the first four months of this year as compared to a similar period last year. The Republic of Azerbaijan has seen a 1.1 percent increase in the travels of its citizens abroad as compare to last year to reach 289 thousand people.
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.”