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  • Tea houses in Tabriz Bazaar, popular place for tourists

    Tea houses in Tabriz Bazaar, popular place for tourists

    Tea houses in Tabriz Bazaar are popular places for tourists coming from abroad for other cities. When you visit Tabriz, you 're advised to go to tea houses of the city. Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex consists of a series of interconnected, covered, brick structures, buildings, and enclosed spaces for different functions. Tabriz and its Bazaar were already prosperous and famous in the 13th century, when the town, in the province of Eastern Azarbaijan, became the capital city of the Safavid kingdom.Tabriz, , Iran, July 11, 2020. IRNA/Hamed Haghdoust.

  • Beauties of Shaho Mountains in western Iran

    Beauties of Shaho Mountains in western Iran

    Shaho is a mountain of the central Zagros range of mounts, located between Kamyaran, Sarv Abad, Marivan, Nodeshe, Nawsoud, Paveh, Javanroud, Rawansar cities on suburbs of Kordestan and Kermanshah Provinces, western Iran. Kermanshah , Iran, July 11, 2020. IRNA/Yousef Fattahi.

  • Mehr Garden alley in Semnan; central Iran

    Mehr Garden alley in Semnan; central Iran

    Semnan Gardens and Semnan's old water distribution system said to be more than 700 years old, have created an alley of beautiful gardens in the heart of the Semnan desert city. Semnan, Iran, July 8, 2020. IRNA/Mohammad Nazem Razavi.

  • Beautiful nature of Rigan County in Southern Iran

    Beautiful nature of Rigan County in Southern Iran

    Temperature in some parts of Iran such as Kerman province has risen to 48 degrees centigrade, the mountainous areas of Rigan County in Southern Iran - Kerman Province - are pleasant. Rigan County is a county in Kerman Province in Iran. The capital of the county is Mohammadabad. Kerman, Iran, July 7, 2020. IRNA/Mousa Molaeian.

  • Reza Abad Desert; Tourist resort on northeastern Iran

    Reza Abad Desert; Tourist resort on northeastern Iran

    Nomadic town of Reza Abad in Semnan Province is one of the environs of Biarjemand county of Shahrood town, located in a 240-kilometer from Shahroud city. Black tents (Siah Chador) and emigration of nomads, traditional garments of men and women, the beauty of desert sky scenery at night on one of the dome shaped rooftops and spending one night in rural houses, eating local bread and food of Reza Abadi town are of the memorable scenes of the town. Semnan Province, Iran. July 4, 2020/Amin Rahmani.

  • Jameh Mosque of Darab Southern Iran

    Jameh Mosque of Darab Southern Iran

    The Jameh Mosque of Darab is related to the Seljuq dynasty and is located in Darab city. It is the only mosque in the world with four minarets. Shiraz, Fars Province. Iran. June 19, 2020. IRNA/ Shiva Sadat Attaran.

  • Adventure and Nature Tourism in Southwestern Iran

    Adventure and Nature Tourism in Southwestern Iran

    Adventure travel is a type of niche tourism, involving exploration or travel with a certain degree of risk, and which may require special skills and physical exertion, Do Polan is a village in Mashayekh Rural District, Naghan District, Kiar County, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province. Iran. June 15, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • Kasma Bath: ّFirst historical bath in Gilan province

    Kasma Bath: ّFirst historical bath in Gilan province

    Kasma Bath is one of the historical monuments of Someh Sara, which belongs to the Qajar Dynasty and is located in the central part of Kasma village. It is registered as one of the national monuments of Iran. The bath has two Howz of hot and cold water, (In traditional Persian architecture, a howz is a centrally positioned symmetrical axis pool. If in a traditional house or private courtyard, it is used for bathing, aesthetics or both). Rasht, Gilan Province, Iran. June 15, 2020. IRNA/ Farzad Hassanpour.

  • 14 historical monuments in Tehran in National registration list

    14 historical monuments in Tehran in National registration list

    Tehran, June 9, IRNA - Director-General of the Office of Registration of Monuments of Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Mostafa Pourali said on Tuesday that 14 historical monuments of Tehran including ancient Ford building and Tehran Pasteur Institute as well as Laleh Hotel of Lalehzaar Street will be registered in National Registry of Cultural Monuments.

  • World Handicrafts Day; Chaleshtar Carpet

    World Handicrafts Day; Chaleshtar Carpet

    June 10 is celebrated as World Handicraft Day worldwide. Chaleshtar in the central district of Shahrekord, the provincial capital of Chaharmahal-Bakhtiari is Iran's first carpet village. Chaleshtar in Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari carpet is one of the world's leading industries due to the authenticity of Dumotox paint, which has been approved by UNESCO. Shahrekord, Iran. June 9, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • Jameh Atigh Mosque; Tourist attraction in Shiraz

    Jameh Atigh Mosque; Tourist attraction in Shiraz

    Jameh Atigh Mosque or Jumu'ah Mosque or Adineh Mosque is one of the most ancient mosques in Shiraz, which is located in the east of Shahcheragh Shrine. This mosque built on order of Amrolith Saffari. The mosque, which is the first historical core of Shiraz, consists of a tall building that has several rooms and naves, and some parts of it have two floors.Shiraz, Iran, June 6, 2020. IRNA/ Reza Ghaderi.

  • Cost of infertility treatment in Iran; one-tenth in European countries

    Cost of infertility treatment in Iran; one-tenth in European countries

    Tehran, May 30, IRNA - Director of Avicenna Center for Infertility and Recurrent Abortion said on Saturday that the cost of infertility treatment in Iran is one-tenth to one-fiftieth that of other countries in the region and one-tenth of the cost of the treatment in the European states and one-fifteenth that of the United States.

  • Charkhalan Summertime tourist resort in Kermanshah province

    Charkhalan Summertime tourist resort in Kermanshah province

    "Charkhlan" Summertime tourist resort located near "Balasht" village of Dinur section of Kermanshah province (Western Iran). Due to its pastures, abundant springs and medicinal plants, this region hosts nomads, tourists, and nature lovers every year. Kermanshah, Iran. May 30, 2020. IRNA/Bahman Zarei.

  • Kang Stepped village; great tourist attraction in Northeastern Iran

    Kang Stepped village; great tourist attraction in Northeastern Iran

    Mashad, May 26, IRNA – Kang Stepped village is located on the slopes of the Binalood Mountains, 19 km west of Torqabeh and 29 km from Mashad (Northeastern Iran).This historical village with a history of more than a thousand years and with stepped architecture is considered as a destination for Iranian and foreign tourists.

  • Varzaneh Desert; Tourist attraction in Central Iran

    Varzaneh Desert; Tourist attraction in Central Iran

    Varzaneh Desert in southeastern Isfahan, the desert is located 100 km in the east of Isfahan. Enjoying the pleasure of walking along the wetland, you can experience desert trails on dunes with an area of 1,700 hectares. Varzaneh Desert is the most accessible desert in Isfahan city, and the unsurpassed breadth of sand dunes in various shapes and sandy landscapes above the slopes of the sand is incontestable. It’s an ideal place for stargazing at night and much more that you will find out by yourself. Isfahan, Iran, May 17, 2020. IRNA/Rasoul Shojaei.

  • Spring time in Sabalan slopes Mount Northwestern Iran; Ardebil

    Spring time in Sabalan slopes Mount Northwestern Iran; Ardebil

    Due to the satisfactory precipitations in winter and spring, the springtime in the 4811-meter-high mountain of Sabalan look greener than every year. Ardebil, Iran, May 16, 2020. IRNA/Hassan Fakheri.

  • Gahar Lake; Beautiful Tourist Resort in Lorestan of Iran

    Gahar Lake; Beautiful Tourist Resort in Lorestan of Iran

    Gahar Lake is located beside the Oshtorankouh massif in the Zagros range in Lorestan province. It is 2360m above the sea level,1700m long and 500m wide. The depth of the lake is 28m maximum. The area is one of the few ones in Iran that has been under good protection lately so the environment and flora look almost virgin. Gahar lake is among the best sample of lakes that has been appeared due to the landslide. Lorestan Province, Iran. May 13, 2020. IRNA/Milad Bagheri.

  • Churat Lake in Northern Iran; Beauty created by earthquake

    Churat Lake in Northern Iran; Beauty created by earthquake

    Spectacular places can change our minds, and this is the main reason for tourism. In light of the beauty of nature in Iran, we don't need to go around the world to see spectacular landscapes, Churat Lake in Mazandaran province located 309 km from Tehran. Sari, Iran, Iran, May 4, 2020. IRNA/Ehsan Fazli.

  • Tulips Plain shines in Iranian city

    Tulips Plain shines in Iranian city

    Kondor is a village in Adaran Rural District, Asara District, Karaj County, Alborz Province, Iran where hectares of land are pantted with colorful tulips. Every year massess of people tour this village to enjoy the beauty of this garden., April 31, 2020. IRNA/Asghar Khamseh.

  • Shahid Rajaei dam in northern Iran overflows

    Shahid Rajaei dam in northern Iran overflows

    Shahid Rajae Dam, also known as Soleiman Tangeh Dam, is 45 kilometers southwest of Sari, located in Dodangeh District, near the village of Afrachal. The dam was built for hydroelectric power generation, flood control and to provide water for industrial and agricultural use.Sari, Mazandaran Province. April 17, 2020, IRNA/

  • Northern Iran's beauties; Shahid Rajaee Dam

    Northern Iran's beauties; Shahid Rajaee Dam

    Shahid Rajae Dam, also known as Soleiman Tangeh Dam, is 45 kilometers southwest of Sari, located in Dodangeh District, near the village of Afrachal. The dam was built for hydroelectric power production, flood control and to provide water for industrial and agricultural use. April 5, 2020. IRNA/ Ehsan Fazli.

  • Sultan Yaghoub Green Valley in western Iran

    Sultan Yaghoub Green Valley in western Iran

    Naghadeh is a town in West Azerbaijan Province, Sultan Yaghoub Green Valley is 5 kilometers from Naghadeh city. There are many mineral springs in the highlands of this valley that are very therapeutically useful, This lush mountain is a resort to climbers from all over Iran every year. West Azerbaijan Province, March 29, 2020. IRNA/ Mehdi Rahnavard.

  • Closure of tourist attractions of Sanandaj in western Iran during coronavirus epidemic

    Closure of tourist attractions of Sanandaj in western Iran during coronavirus epidemic

    Historic and tourist attractions of Sanandaj - in western Iran-, at the time of coronavirus outbreak, have been closed to prevent the disease outbreak. Sanandaj, Kurdestan Province, March 27, 2020, IRNA/ Seyed Mosleh Pirkhezrnian.

  • Silybum Marianum heralds Spring in southern Iran

    Silybum Marianum heralds Spring in southern Iran

    Silybum marianum has blossomed out with approach of spring. It is well-researched plant in the treatment of liver disease. The active complex of MT is a lipophilic extract from the seeds of the plant and is composed of three isomer flavonolignans (silybin, silydianin, and silychristine), collectively known as silymarin. Bushehri people in southern Iran call it "Kangar".Bushehr, Bushehr Province, Southern Iran, March 25, 2020. IRNA/

  • Isfahan's Chahar Bagh Historical avenue in time of coronavirus

    Isfahan's Chahar Bagh Historical avenue in time of coronavirus

    Chahar Bagh Boulevard is a historical avenue in Isfahan constructed in the Safavid era of Iran. The avenue, historically, is the most famous in all of Persia. But this year and nowadays, with the outbreak of coronavirus and the risk of the virus, people staying in their homes. Isfahan, Iran, March 23, 2020, IRNA/Rasoul Shojaei.

  • Haftseen of Iranian New Year

    Haftseen of Iranian New Year

    Haftseen or seven Ss, is, in fact, the tradition of putting seven materials whose names begin with S. In the past, people used to put all of these items on a mantel or a designed fabric similar to a tablecloth, which they call it “Sofreh”. That’s also called “Sofreh Haftseen”. March 21, 2020, IRNA/Bahram Nagizadeh.

  • Semnani historical House in north-central Iran

    Semnani historical House in north-central Iran

    Semnani Historical House belongs to the Qajar dynasty and is the tallest adobe brick in Semnan.Semnan is a city situated on the alluvial fan of the Golrudbar creek in north-central Iran, 216 km east of Tehran and 640 km west of Mashhad. Semnan, March 20, 2020. IRNA/Abed Mirmasoumi.

  • Historical Buildings of Neyshabur in North-Eastern Iran

    Historical Buildings of Neyshabur in North-Eastern Iran

    Neyshabur is one of the major cities of Iran's Khorasan Razavi province in the northeast of the country which hosts lots of tourist attractions like the tomb of the world-renown poet Omar Khayyam and also the grave of Attar Neyshaburi (a Persian poet, mystic, and scholar). Neyshabur, Khorasan Razavi Province,North-Eastern Iran, March 18, 2020. IRNA/Morteza Aminorroayaei.

  • Felt-making; Very old industry in Iran

    Felt-making; Very old industry in Iran

    Felt-making is a very old industry that nobody knows about the date and place of its emergence, but the oldest examples found in Pazyryk Valley belong to the Achaemenid period.Felt is the simplest type of flooring and its production does not require any special device.Felt is a textile material that is produced by matting, condensing and pressing animal hairs together.The main material used in felt is the white, brown, or black sheep wool. However, sometimes a combination of them or some painted wool is used for the background of the textile.The production of a piece of felt usually takes one day, and the felt-workers often work in double-person teams. Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari Province, Western Iran, March 7, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.

  • Tejarat Bank Museum In Tehran

    Tejarat Bank Museum In Tehran

    On the site of the current building of the Tejarat Bank, the first non-personal use of the new East Bank was the personal home of the heroic Amin Lashkar-e Mirza, which was later demolished and replaced by the present building.Tehran, Iran Feb 25, 2020.IRNA/Davoud Ghahardar.