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Iran Travel Blog

Iran has always been the land of wonders. Long ago, the Elamites and then the Arians settled down in this amazing land due to its natural prosperity and wonderful climatic condition and made Iran one of the greatest and most ancient civilizations in the world.
Today, many people wish to visit the top historical places in Iran and fascinating monuments remained from the great Persian empire.

However, it is not all about Iran! Stunning natural attractions such as Mt. Damavand, long ski season, great hiking routes, pristine forests, deserts, beaches, canyons, caves, and also amazing islands attract many adventurers from all over the world to experience the hidden gems in Iran.

Iran Travel Blog aims to help you with stories and travel guides to make your trip to Iran easier and more enjoyable. We will provide you with Iran attractions, top places to visit, Iran’s traditions, and events.

Uraman Takht, A village hidden within a mountain

Uraman Takht might be an old village, but its scenery never fails…
October 26, 2021/by Farima Fehrest

Old cafes in Iran, Nostalgia in modern life

Many people believe that nothing but nature brings people closer…
September 14, 2021/by Sarvenaz Attari

Traveling to Iran during Muharram

Muharram, the first month of lunar year for Muslims, accompanies…
August 18, 2021/by Farima Fehrest

Best winter destinations in Iran

Iran is known as the land of four seasons due to its special…
August 12, 2021/by Sarvenaz Attari

Chogha Zanbil, the pyramids of Iran

What do you know about the first historical monument from Iran…
July 12, 2021/by Sarvenaz Attari

Can I travel to Iran as an American?

“U.S. citizens visiting Iran have been kidnapped, arrested,…
January 29, 2021/by Travel to Iran

Saffron harvest season in Iran

By early November, many farmworkers including women and men are…
December 8, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Classic Persian Recipes

It took Persian cuisine more than 3000 years to become what it…
December 4, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Solo female travel in Iran: Tips & Guides

Solo female travel in Iran is a great experience, but it requires…
November 9, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Kerman attractions: at a glance

In one of the hottest provinces of Iran, such beauty and splendor…
November 2, 2020/by Travel to Iran

Mesmerizing Places to visit In North of Iran

The North of Iran is rich in terms of attractions. Having the…
October 22, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Tehran attractions: at a glance – Districts 1 – 3

As a metropolitan which has been the capital of Iran for over…
October 4, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Kurdistan, A Friendly Province

If you are looking for a peaceful trip with beautiful landmarks…
September 6, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

The ancient civilization of Jiroft

The 5000-year-old civilization of Jiroft is one of the most unknown…
September 6, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Tehran attractions district 12: at a glance

You don't have enough time to visit the whole big city of Tehran?…
September 1, 2020/by Travel to Iran

Top Souvenirs to Buy in Iran

From now on you don’t need to worry about what you actually…
August 25, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Best places to go Shopping in Iran

There is a fact that shopping is good for mental health. So,…
August 23, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Yazd attractions: at a glance

Yazd, also well-known as the city of windcatchers, is located…
August 20, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Iranian Caviar: Black Pearl of the Caspian Sea

The Caspian Sea is home to a variety of fish and aquatic creatures,…
August 18, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Bushehr tourist attractions

The lovely city of Bushehr is famous for its impressive and peaceful…
August 10, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Susa: Glorious capital of ancient Iran

Located in the south-west of Iran, on the foothill of Zagros…
July 16, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Iran weather: The best time to visit Iran

When is the best time to visit Iran? Well, Iran is a four-season…
July 6, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Shiraz attractions: at a glance

Shiraz, known as the city of flowers, nightingales, and lovers…
June 1, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Isfahan attractions: at a glance

Isfahan, known as the city of marvel embraces the finest architectural…
June 1, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Hamadan, A Glance Over Iran’s Great History

History, poetry, knowledge, and art, they all could be found…
May 26, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Persian Gulf wonder islands : Qeshm, Hormoz and Hengam

This short memory of the amazing southern islands of Iran would…
May 26, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Shiraz the city of love and poem

You may have heard Shiraz's name in case of talking about drinks.…
May 21, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Visit Kermanshah Tourists Attractions

Known as one of the oldest settlements of the world, there are…
May 14, 2020/by Sara Hoseingholizadeh

Mashhad, The Holy City of Iran

Whenever you hear the name of Mashhad city, you may probably…
May 13, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Free virtual tour to Yazd: The city of wind towers

It seems like Covid19 has huge creativity in wasting our time!…
May 10, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Free virtual tour to Iran: Isfahan, the half of the world

The coronavirus left no chance to travel and this makes life…
May 9, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Free virtual tour to Iran: Kerman attractions

The outbreak of Coronavirus has led to an entirely different…
May 7, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Free virtual tours: visit Shiraz from your couch!

Quarantine is often an unpleasant experience for those who are…
May 4, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Gilan Virtual Tour

The spread of Covid-19 has prevented us extensively from the…
May 1, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Best rhinoplasty in Iran

Have a call for rhinoplasty? If you are reading this article,…
May 1, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

How is Coronavirus affecting social life in Iran?

What is Covid-19? Well, you are right; technically it is a respiratory…
April 28, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

How did Coronavirus affect Nowruz ceremony in Iran?

The ancient territory of Iran, including also current Afganistan,…
April 22, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Chabahar Tourist Attractions

You won't always need a visa to travel to Iran! There are some…
April 22, 2020/by Sara Hoseingholizadeh

Everything about Ramadan in Iran

Traveling to Iran in Ramadan offers an opportunity to see a different…
April 19, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

The traditional Persian cuisine of Ramadan

Only a few days are left to the start of Ramadan, the holy month…
April 19, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Ahvaz tourist attractions

Speaking of Ahvaz tourist attractions may remind you…
April 14, 2020/by Sara Hoseingholizadeh

Best cinemas in Iran

How well are you familiar with Iran’s film industry? Well,…
April 12, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Taxi booking apps in Iran

Taxis are arguably the easiest way to get around Iran, especially…
April 12, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Kish: The Island of fantasies

The famous and unique scenery of sunset and sunrise behind the…
April 7, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

A complete guide to travel to west of Iran

Unlike the classic route of central Iran which tends to cross…
April 6, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

7 Best documentaries to watch before travelling to Iran

Keen to learn a little more about Iran before you visit? Thankfully,…
March 30, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

The most unusual foods in Iran you should not miss

Enjoying local food has always been the best part of any traveler's…
March 29, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Most relaxing mineral hot springs in Iran

Iran enjoys a diversity of hot springs scattered all around the…
March 25, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

A practical guide of purchasing Persian carpets

  Iran is among the most professional oriental rug producer…
March 24, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Tehran tourist attractions

Having been the capital of Iran for 225 years, unique geographical…
March 18, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Top places to visit in Yazd: The city of wind catchers

Yazd is the only UNESCO World Heritage City of Iran, full of…
March 18, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Best Places to Visit in Kashan

Known as the city of flower and rose water, you may have heard…
March 18, 2020/by Sara Hoseingholizadeh

Best Places to Visit in Isfahan 

Isfahan is filled with wonderful structures belonging to Seljuk…
March 17, 2020/by Sara Hoseingholizadeh

Where to visit Iranian Nomads

The history of nomadism in Iran, dates back to the second millennium…
March 17, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Best places for Instagram photography in Iran

The dominance of social media in our lives has created new trends…
March 17, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Qeshm Island: The art of nature

March 17, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

The most luxurious souvenirs to buy in Iran

Traveling to Iran and not bringing back souvenirs with you, is…
March 16, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Iran local attractions you have not visited before

What does Iran remind you of? Probably the Persepolis or the…
March 14, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Is Maranjab the most beautiful Iran desert?

Varzaneh, Mesr, Chah Aroos, and the Maranjab Desert are the well-…
March 11, 2020/by Sara Hoseingholizadeh

Genuine places to know Iranian music

Music as the next trending diet? Sounds easy enough! According…
March 1, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

8 steps for successful hitchhiking in Iran

If hitchhikers had a prophet to describe them a utopia or something,…
February 23, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Iran Doostan: Iran Tour Operator and Travel Agency

Looking for a business partner in the travel sector to send tours…
February 23, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

15 Do’s and Don’ts for tourists in Iran

If your travel plans hold Iran on the horizon, Planning and making…
February 22, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

Shiraz tourist attractions

Have you ever thought how would heaven look like? You would probably…
February 17, 2020/by Nelia Shidfar

Spend some of “One Thousand and One nights” at Hotel Abbasi

Can you imagine yourself opening eyes in bed, looking toward…
January 27, 2020/by Naeimeh Nakhaei

The most mysterious places to visit in Iran

Where you should go to visit while traveling to Iran? Shiraz…
January 25, 2020/by Farima Fehrest

Rhinoplasty in Iran, international capital of nose job

December 29, 2019/by Farima Fehrest

Best Iran deserts

Many people appreciate the golden sand dune of deserts, some…
December 21, 2019/by Farima Fehrest

Top places to visit in Tabriz

November 27, 2019/by Farima Fehrest

How to get Iran visa in Turkey?

If you are planning to travel to Iran, then visa is mandatory.…
November 23, 2019/by Farima Fehrest

Iranian miniature: An inspiring art by Persian artists

November 9, 2019/by Farima Fehrest

Vank Cathedral : A must see attraction in Iran

As a lovely and amazing city, Isfahan has embraced three UNESCO…
October 14, 2019/by Farima Fehrest

Niavaran Palace in Tehran: A complete guide for visitors

October 6, 2019/by Farima Fehrest

Top 10 Historical Garden Museums in Tehran

July 22, 2019/by Iran Travel

Travel to Iran and Visit Friendly Iranian Ethnic Groups

February 2, 2019/by Iran Travel

Experience adventure in gorgeous Iran

January 14, 2019/by Travel to Iran 1

Best Iran Bazaars to witness Persian art, architecture, history, and culture

December 6, 2018/by Travel to Iran 1

Are you ready for traveling to Iran?

Iran is one of the most ancient countries located in the west…
November 27, 2018/by Iran Travel

Polo or Chogān, the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Persia

September 30, 2018/by Iran Travel

Naqsh-e Rustam, the Ancient Necropolis of Powerful Persian Kings

September 13, 2018/by Travel to Iran 1

The Coolest Places in Iran during Hot Summer Holidays (Part II)

September 4, 2018/by Iran Travel

The Coolest Places in Iran during Hot Summer Holidays (Part I)

August 27, 2018/by Iran Travel

Nowruzbal, the New Year in the North Part of Iran

August 21, 2018/by Iran Travel

Fin Garden in Kashan, a great sample of Persian gardens

July 11, 2018/by Travel to Iran 1

Top Tips for Traveling to Iran and Things to Know

June 12, 2018/by Travel to Iran 1

Hafez, the great Persian poet of the 14th century

May 21, 2018/by Travel to Iran 1

Visit Unique Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque When Traveling to Iran

May 21, 2018/by Iran Travel

Saadi, the Great Persian Poet of All Time

Saadi, the Great Persian Poet of All Time
Saadi Shirazi- Abu-Mohammad…
May 19, 2018/by Iran Travel

Narenjestan Garden or Qavam House in Shiraz

May 16, 2018/by Travel to Iran

Taq-e Bostan, a Must-see on Traveling to Iran

January 13, 2018/by Iran Travel

Nasir al-Mulk Mosque in Shiraz, the pink combination of art and architecture

January 10, 2018/by Travel to Iran

Kermanshah Province, a Destination for Adventurists and Cultural Tourists

December 25, 2017/by Iran Travel

Yalda Night, Iranian celebration of the longest night of the year

The story behind Yalda Night
Shab-e-Yalda (Yalda Night) also…
December 20, 2017/by Travel to Iran

The best trekking trails in Iran

December 17, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Travel to Iran to experience canyoning

December 4, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

The Asiatic Cheetah, the rare species of Iran Wildlife

November 25, 2017/by Iran Travel

So Tasty But Not Too Spicy Iranian foods

Iran as a large country embracing different ethnicity with different…
November 4, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Delicious Nightlife in Iran

October 29, 2017/by Iran Travel

Iranian festivals and ceremonies as tourist attractions

Festivals, rituals, events, and traditions are among the variety…
October 12, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Travel to Iran to Discover the Zoroastrian Fire Temples

August 12, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Qalamzani, the Iranian Ancient Metalwork Art

Qalamzani (also Ghalamzani) is an Iranian ancient metalwork art.…
August 7, 2017/by Iran Travel

Minakari or Enameling, the glorious Iranian handicraft

July 30, 2017/by Iran Travel

Iranian Metalwork Is Splendid Souvenir for Travelers to Iran

July 30, 2017/by Iran Travel

Yazd, the City of Wind Catchers

July 26, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Shazdeh Garden is a green oasis lying in the heart of the desert

July 5, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Persian Carpet is the Narrator of Iranian Arts and Cultures

Iran has a universal reputation in carpet weaving. Persian carpet…
July 4, 2017/by Iran Travel

Persian Handicrafts, the Best Souvenirs for the Tours to Iran

Iran, as one of the most ancient civilizations of the world,…
July 1, 2017/by Iran Travel

Dowlatabad Garden, the Architectural Jewel of Yazd

July 1, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Eram Garden among the Most Beautiful Persian Gardens

Eram Garden located in Shiraz is among the most beautiful Persian…
June 25, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Persian Garden, the Paradise on Earth

June 22, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Moghadam Museum, a Historic Priceless House in Tehran

June 1, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Ramadan, a Good Opportunity for Tourists to Discover Other Face of Iran

Ramadan, the ninth month of the lunar calendar (Islamic calendar),…
May 28, 2017/by Iran Travel

Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art

May 15, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Bandar Abbas, the city of seafood

Bandar Abbas is a port city and it is the capital of Hormozgan…
May 11, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Qeshm island, the paradise of geologists

May 9, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Hengam, the Island of lovely dolphins

Hengam Island is located in the south of Qeshm Island and it…
May 9, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Hormoz Island; silver sand shores, colored mountains

May 8, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Hormozgan: A province embracing the amazing islands of the Persian Gulf

Hormozgan province located in the south of Iran embraces many…
May 8, 2017/by Travel to Iran 1

Golestan Palace complex

April 3, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Review on Espinas Palace Hotel

March 12, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Review on Novotel Hotel

February 25, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Iran Doostan Travel Magazine 2015

January 21, 2017/by Travel to Iran

Iran Doostan Magazine 2017

January 19, 2017/by Travel to Iran

World Heritage Sites on West and North-West of Iran

January 4, 2017/by Mina Bagheri

Karshahi Castle, the Biggest adobe Castle in Iran

December 27, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Badrud, the Ancient City of Pomegranate

December 24, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Travel to Iran in Winter

December 20, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Zavareh, a small city for history lovers

December 18, 2016/by Travel to Iran

The Underground City of Nushabad

December 12, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Natanz a Place with Pleasant Climate

December 10, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Sheikh Safi Khānegāh and Shrine

November 26, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Abyaneh Historic Village

November 22, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Pasargadae Tomb of Cyrus the Great

October 26, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Explore the beauty of Iran in autumn

September 27, 2016/by Travel to Iran

World’s Longest River Cave and Salt Cave in Iran

August 31, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

Qanat, The Architect of Persian Oasis

There are thirsty regions in Iran with no river curving or crawling…
August 20, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Why You Shouldn’t Miss Skiing in Iran?

August 20, 2016/by Travel to Iran

What to do in Kish Island

Whether you are an adventurous scuba diver looking to explore…
July 17, 2016/by Travel to Iran

A Guide for Your Summer Tour to Iran

July 10, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Spring Destinations for your Iran Tour

June 6, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Visiting Iran During Ramadan

Millions of Muslims in Iran and around the world have marked…
June 6, 2016/by Travel to Iran

From New York Museum to Tehran for Modern Iranian Art

April 5, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Nowruz, Persian New Year

March 14, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Iranian Fire Jumping Festival, Chaharshanbe Suri

Traveling to Iran on the last days of the Iranian year, you will…
March 8, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Birds of Iran

February 24, 2016/by Travel to Iran

To Leila Esfandyari, the Heroine of the Mountains

February 16, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

Tour to Iran, the Friendliest Halal Destination in the World

Whether choosing a tour to Iran for your Islamic Holidays or…
February 9, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

Sadeh, a Celebration for Blessings

January 30, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Kal-e Jeni Canyon, a Natural Attraction in Iran

January 27, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

How to escape the summer heat in Iranian style

January 23, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Wonderful Places in Iran

January 21, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

Why Iran Could Be Your Next Destination

January 20, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Sarakhyeh, Venice of Iran

January 19, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

The Splendor of Persia, Persepolis

January 19, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

Naghshe Jahan, One of the Most Beautiful UNESCO Heritage Sites

January 18, 2016/by Mina Bagheri

Iran welcomes Colombian tourists

January 18, 2016/by Travel to Iran

Bikers on the Road from Ace to Ace

December 18, 2015/by Travel to Iran

SHAHR-E SUKHTEH (Burn City) Mesmerized by the History

December 2, 2015/by Travel to Iran

Chaloos, the Most Beautiful Road in Iran

December 2, 2015/by Travel to Iran

Gonbad-e Qabus

December 2, 2015/by Mina Bagheri

Ancient Iranian Nomads

December 2, 2015/by Mina Bagheri

Delicious Taste of Coffee in a Mozif

December 2, 2015/by Mina Bagheri

Tallaght wells, Laft

December 2, 2015/by Mina Bagheri

Dune Adventuring in Iran

September 14, 2015/by Travel to Iran

The Luxurious Eurasia on the Silk Road

May 16, 2015/by Travel to Iran