tourist attractions

  • 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.

  • Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque; Tourist attraction in western Iran

    Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque; Tourist attraction in western Iran

    Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque or Jameh Mosque of Sananda dates back to the Qajar dynasty. Dar ul-Ihsan Mosque is one of the most valuable mosques in Kordestan province - western Iran- in terms of architecture and decorations. The beautiful inscriptions of the mosque on marble and the carvings of flowers and plants in their margins are among the unique carvings of this historical monument. Sanandaj, Kordestan Province. June 29, 2020. IRNA/ Mosleh Pirkhezranian.

  • Sardasht Dam; Beautiful tourist resort on northwestern Iran

    Sardasht Dam; Beautiful tourist resort on northwestern Iran

    Sardasht Dam, constructed on Little Zab River began taking in water in June 2017. The dam, built on Zab River, has created beautiful scenery due to the forest cover. Mahabad County is a county in West Azerbaijan Province in Iran. June 28, 2020. IRNA/ Abdollah 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Tourist attraction 'Tepe Hasanlu' in Iran

    Tourist attraction 'Tepe Hasanlu' in Iran

    The photo album depicts a millennia-old archeological site called Tepe Hasanlu in Naghadeh County of West Azarbaijan Province in Iran. March 25, 2020. IRNA/ Mehdi Rahnavard

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.