Semnan

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Salt mines of Garmsar

    Salt mines of Garmsar

    Garmsar salt mines are one of natural resources and touristic attractions of Semnan province. Many of these mines are located in the mountains and underground. They are extended in a winding tunnel in the heart of the earth. The city has a region with 92 salt mines with the employment of about 400 people. The purity of salt in many of these mines is over 98%, and this feature distinguishes salt of Semnan province from other regions. June 8, 2020. IRNA/Amin Rahmani

  • Iran transfers cheetah to natural habitat to mate

    Iran transfers cheetah to natural habitat to mate

    Semnan, April 12, IRNA – The secretary of an environmental non-governmental organization said on Sunday that transferring "Iran", the female cheetah, from Pardisan Park in Tehran to her natural habitat, in Semnan Province, west of Tehran, will prepare the conditions for reproduction of the endangered species.

  • Workers of Tazareh Coal Mine in Iran

    Workers of Tazareh Coal Mine in Iran

    The photo album depicts the hard-working workers of Tazareh Coal Mine in Damghan County, Semnan Province of Iran. March 24, 2020. IRNA/Abed Mirmasoumi

  • 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.

  • Foreign tourists coming to Semnan province rise up by 26%

    Foreign tourists coming to Semnan province rise up by 26%

    Semnan, Jan 28, IRNA – Deputy Head of Tourism Department of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts of Semnan Province said on Tuesday foreign tourists coming to the province rose up by 26 percent since March 21, 2019 and that Indians make up for the number one among foreign tourists.

  • Mousavieh School, Qajar monument in North Central Iran

    Mousavieh School, Qajar monument in North Central Iran

    Mousavieh School dating back to Qajar era (about 200 years ago), also known as the School of Agha or the Seminary of Imam Musa al-Kadhim (AS) in Damghan City North Central Iran, with registration No. 2749 with the National Register of Iran Cultural Heritage. Semnan, Iran, January 22, 2020. IRNA/Meisam Esmaeili.

  • IRNA-UN photo exhibit opens in Semnan

    IRNA-UN photo exhibit opens in Semnan

    Photo exhibit showcasing collection of the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) and the United Nations Office in Tehran opened in Semnan, Iran, December 24, 2019. IRNA.

  • UN-Iran photo exhibition opens in N Iran

    UN-Iran photo exhibition opens in N Iran

    Tehran, Dec 22, IRNA - An exhibition of photos and documents on the history of UN-Iran cooperation over the past 73 years kicked off in Semnan, north of Iran on Sunday.

  • Iranian city to host UN-Iran photo exhibition

    Iranian city to host UN-Iran photo exhibition

    Tehran, Dec 9, IRNA- An exhibition of photos and documents demonstrating the history of UN-Iran cooperation over the past 73 years is scheduled to be held in Semnan Province during December 22-26.

  • Local Handicrafts Expo in Iran's Semnan

    Local Handicrafts Expo in Iran's Semnan

    The second regional exhibition of handicrafts opened with the participation of artists from 20 provinces of Iran in Semnan with artworks in wood, pottery and ceramics. Semnan, Iran, November 26, 2019. IRNA/Aliakbar Bandari.6125**1424

  • Garden alley in Fall in Semnan; centeral Iran

    Garden alley in Fall in Semnan; centeral 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, Nov 24, IRNA/Abed Mirmasoumi. 6125**1416

  • Semnan University ranks in 'US News' list

    Semnan University ranks in 'US News' list

    Semnan, OCT 28, IRNA - Semnan University President is among 31 Iranian universities in the list of the best universities in the world by “US News and World Report”, its president said.

  • Khar Touran Desert: Missing Africa in Iran

    Khar Touran Desert: Missing Africa in Iran

    Khar Touran Desert, known as Iranian Africa, is a unique place where the tourists enjoy both the pleasure of hiking exercise and the pleasure of visiting wildlife in Iran.

  • Semnan tourist attractions offered in foreign languages

    Semnan tourist attractions offered in foreign languages

    Semnan, Oct 12, IRNA -- Deputy Director of Semnan province Department for Tourism, Investment of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts, Hamid Reza Doost Mohammadi said on Saturday that that the provincial department gave preference to attract foreign tourists by promoting the tourist sites in foreign languages including the Chinese language.

  • Classic Cars Rally Tour in Iran's Semnan

    Classic Cars Rally Tour in Iran's Semnan

    The Classic Car Rally Tour coincides with World Tourism Day, beginning at Niavaran Tehran complex and ending in Semnan, Mehdishahr and Shahmirzad cities.Semnan, Sept 28, IRNA/Abed Mirmasoumi.