foreign tourists

  • Saadi mausoleum in Iran's Shiraz city during Nowruz vacations

    Saadi mausoleum in Iran's Shiraz city during Nowruz vacations

    Abu-Mohammad Muslih al-Din Shirazi, known by his pen-name as Saadi, is one of the most prominent and greatest poets of the medieval period. He is not only famous in the Persian-speaking countries but in the western world. He is one of the most-often quoted literary figures in western sources. Saadi is recognized for the quality of his writings and for the depth of his social and moral thoughts. He was born in 1210 A.D. and died in 1291 or 1292 in Shiraz. Photos depict Saadi mausoleum reopen to visitors during Nowruz (Iranian New Year) vacations after closure due to the outbreak of coronavirus. Shiraz, Iran. March 27, 2021. IRNA/Reza Ghaderi.

  • Foreign tourists to visit Iran observing health protocols: Official

    Foreign tourists to visit Iran observing health protocols: Official

    Tehran, Feb 2, IRNA – Foreign tourists will soon visit Iran observing the health protocol in limited and controlled numbers, Deputy Head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHTO) , Vali Teymouri said on Tuesday.

  • Foreign nationals in Iran receive free COVID-19 medical services

    Foreign nationals in Iran receive free COVID-19 medical services

    Tehran, Sept 12, IRNA - Iran's Health Ministry spokeswoman said that according to instruction of Iranian Health Minister Saeed Namaki, foreign nationals in Iran receive free medical services to cure coronavirus.

  • Haj Ali historical mosque; tourist attraction in Shiraz

    Haj Ali historical mosque; tourist attraction in Shiraz

    Haj Ali Mosque, which belongs to the Qajar period is located in Shiraz, Southern Iran, and was registered as one of the national monuments of Iran. The brickwork and arched tiles of the courtyard are the distinguishing features of this mosque. Shiraz, Iran, May 16, 2020. IRNA/Shiva Sadat Attaran.

  • Foreign tourists staying in Zanjan increases by 55 percent

    Foreign tourists staying in Zanjan increases by 55 percent

    Zanjan, Jan 19, IRNA- The head of Zanjan province's Department of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts said that the number of foreign tourists staying in residential centers in the province increased by 55% in the first 9 months of this current Iranian year(starting on March 21).

  • Foreign tourists visiting Zanjan attractions up by 13%

    Foreign tourists visiting Zanjan attractions up by 13%

    Zanjan, Dec 31, IRNA - The number of foreign tourists who visited Zanjan's tourism attractions during the first 9 months of this current Iranian year (starting on March 21) increased by 13% compared to the corresponding period last year.

  • Tourist arrivals to Iran rise up 24 percent

    Tourist arrivals to Iran rise up 24 percent

    Birjand, Dec 31, IRNA – Tourists coming to Iran has increased by 24 percent since beginning of the Iranian year (March 21) compared with the corresponding period last year, Deputy Minister of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Ministry, Vali Teymouri said on Tuesday.

  • Mashhad, 2nd destination for health tourists in Iran

    Mashhad, 2nd destination for health tourists in Iran

    Mashhad, Dec 30, IRNA – Mashhad University of Medical Sciences Health Tourism Director said on Monday that Mashhad has the highest health tourists after Tehran.

  • 6.7 million foreign tourists visit Iran in 8 months

    6.7 million foreign tourists visit Iran in 8 months

    Mashad, Dec 4, IRNA - Head of the Department of Passports and Visas of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that since the beginning of this current Iranian year (will end March 19, 2020), 6.7 million foreign tourists have entered the country with visas issued for them.

  • Iranophobia fails to prevent foreign tourists to enter Iran

    Iranophobia fails to prevent foreign tourists to enter Iran

    Tehran, Nov 18, IRNA- Deputy Minister of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Vali Teymouri on Monday referred to ineffectiveness of Iranophobia and said that the inbound tourists has been increased in the first seven months of the current Iranian calendar year.