Mashad Tourism

  • Tomb of Ferdowsi in northeastern Iran

    Tomb of Ferdowsi in northeastern Iran

    Tomb of great Iranian epic poet Hakim Abolqassem Ferdowsi, the writer of the influential Persian epic of Shahnameh, is located in the historical city of Tous in the suburb of Mashhad, Khorasan Razavi Province, Northeastern Iran. Mashad, Iran. May 15, 2021. IRNA/Mohsen Bakhshandeh.

  • Spring time capturing rural areas of Mashad; northeastern Iran

    Spring time capturing rural areas of Mashad; northeastern Iran

    The pictures show the spring time has captured nature of rural areas of Mashad, Khorasan Razavi Province, northeastern Iran. April 10, 2021. IRNA/Mohsen Bakhshandeh.

  • Holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in the time of Coronavirus

    Holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) in the time of Coronavirus

    When it comes to religious tourism in Iran, the holy shrine of Imam Reza (AS) is regarded as a major destination. The shrine that was closed temporarily on March 14 due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak 2020 was reopened on May 25, 2020. This Holy Shrine is located in Mashad, the capital of Khorasan Razavi province. Mashad, Iran. January 27, 2021. IRNA/ Mohsen Bakhshandeh