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  • 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.

  • Mount Makhmal Kooh in Iran's Lorestan Prov.

    Mount Makhmal Kooh in Iran's Lorestan Prov.

    Mount Makhmal Kooh Mount is located in the Northeastern part of Khorramabad, the capital of Lorestan Province, its beauties and the pure climate has made it an ideal destination for nature lovers and tourists. Lorestan, Iran, February 23, 2020. IRNA/Ahmad Riahi Dehkordi.

  • Dutch Foreign Minister meets Zarif

    Dutch Foreign Minister meets Zarif

    Tehran, Feb 22, IRNA – Foreign Minister of the Netherlands Stef Blok and Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif on Saturday held the first round of talks in Tehran.

  • Hotel Boutique in Iran's Tabriz

    Hotel Boutique in Iran's Tabriz

    A boutique hotel is a small hotel which typically has between 10 and 100 rooms in unique settings with upscale accommodations and individualized unique selling points. Tabriz, Iran February 19, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Yousefi.

  • Beauties of Kahak Cave in central Iran

    Beauties of Kahak Cave in central Iran

    Kahak Cave is located to the east of the Kahak Village near Delijan County in Markazi Province, and has wonderful scenes. Kahak Cave is one of the most important caves in this region and lies between Markazi and Qom provinces. Arak, Iran February 19, 2020. IRNA/Ali Karimi.

  • Consul General of Iran in Karachi stresses expansion of Pakistan-Iran tourism ties

    Consul General of Iran in Karachi stresses expansion of Pakistan-Iran tourism ties

    Tehran, Feb 17, IRNA – Ahmad Mohammadi Consul General of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Karachi on Tuesday called on Pakistani tourism industry activists not to restrict Iranian tourism to merely religious tourism and help boost health tourism to Iran.

  • Seabirds on the shores of Iran's Bushehr

    Seabirds on the shores of Iran's Bushehr

    Tourists traveling to Bushehr in Southern Iran, spend moments of their lives watching the beautiful scenery of seabirds flying off the coast of Bushehr. Bushehr/Iran. February 16, 2020. IRNA/Abbas Heidari.

  • Snowy Beautiful Kouhrang on slope of Zagros Mount

    Snowy Beautiful Kouhrang on slope of Zagros Mount

    There is a popular belief among Iranians that northern regions of Iran should be widened in the hot season to reach cool weather, but that is not the case, you will appreciate the cool weather in Chaharmahal Va Bakhtiari's Kouhrang, Shahrekord/Iran. February 16, 2020. IRNA/Mahmoud Reisi.

  • Mashad; Iran's second Health Tourism destination

    Mashad; Iran's second Health Tourism destination

    Mashad, Feb 15, IRNA – Mashad is the second-most populous city in Iran and is the capital of Khorasan-e Razavi province. It is one of the most important religious and historical tourist destinations in Iran and Iran's second Health Tourism destination.

  • Some 530,000  foreign tourists visit Aras Free Zone

    Some 530,000 foreign tourists visit Aras Free Zone

    Tabriz, Feb 10, IRNA – The foreign tourist arrival in Aras Free Zone has increased 74 percent since the beginning of the current Iranian year (started March 21, 2019) compared to the same period last year according to Iranian Calendar), increasing by 74 percent compared to last year, reaching the a figure of 530,000.

  • Iran's Hyrcanian forests in Winter

    Iran's Hyrcanian forests in Winter

    From Hyrcanian Forest in the Republic of Azerbaijan to the northern provinces of Iran, dates back to the 40 million-year old. This kind of forest covers a total area of 55,000 square kilometers of which two million hectares are in Iran. Sari, Iran, February 5, 2020. IRNA/Nazanin Kazemi Nava.

  • Isfahan handicrafts in Naqsh-e Jahan Square

    Isfahan handicrafts in Naqsh-e Jahan Square

    Isfahan; known as the "World City of Handicrafts", takes pride in the display and sale of the beautiful and unique handicrafts of Naqsh-e Jahan Square.Isfahan, Iran. January 28, 2020. IRNA/Maryam Almomen.