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Halal Travel Revenues Ranking: Iran Positions 6th 03 Nov 2019

Halal Travel Revenues Ranking: Iran Positions 6th

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Fetching $8 billion, Iran is ranked 6th in terms of Halal travel revenues based on the State of the Global Islamic Economy Report 2018/19. Saudi Arabia with $21 billion, UAE with $16 billion and Qatar with $13 billion were ranked first to third while Malaysia and Russia, each grossing about $7 […]

Qeshm island; Roam and Find Incredible rock formations 02 Nov 2019

Qeshm island; Roam and Find Incredible rock formations

TEHRAN (Iran News) – You can find one of the world’s most eye-catching nature’s creativity at its finest on Qeshm Island, southern Iran, where stunning rock formations are a sign of perpetual thumping of the waves, storms and raging winds. Called Darreh-ye Tandis-ha (“Valley of Statues”), it is a remnant of a high plateau that […]

Foreign tourists came to Iran, tops 5mn in 6 months 30 Oct 2019

Foreign tourists came to Iran, tops 5mn in 6 months

TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts Minister Ali Asqar Mounesan announced on Wednesday that about five million foreign tourists have visited Iran in the first half the current Iranian calendar year (starting March 21, 2019). As he added, the data shows a 27 percent growth compared to the first half of […]

Gavkhuni wetland comes to life 23 Oct 2019

Gavkhuni wetland comes to life

Migratory birds have returned to Gavkhuni wetland once again as heavy rainfall has revived the long-dried wetland.

Ardabil to Shine as 2023 Tourism Capital of ECO 23 Oct 2019

Ardabil to Shine as 2023 Tourism Capital of ECO

Director of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Ardabil Province (CHHTO) says by accomplishing all executive operation of projects for attracting tourists, Ardabil would shine as the tourism capital of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) member states.

Spanish tourists are interested in traveling to Iran once 29 Sep 2019

Spanish tourists are interested in traveling to Iran once

Spanish ambassador to Tehran Eduardo López Busquets emphasized that “Iran is an amazing and wonderful country for tourist.” Tehran (Irannews) – In an exclusive interview with ILNA, he said that Spanish tourists like to visit Iran which is a country rich in culture and civilization. Adding that “Because Iran are some of the most genuinely […]

Iran Most Affordable Tourist Spot in World 17 Sep 2019

Iran Most Affordable Tourist Spot in World

Iran has been ranked first worldwide in terms of price competitiveness in the World Economic Forum's "Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Report 2019" with a score of 6.7.

Number of Tourists Grow by 40% in Four Months 02 Sep 2019

Number of Tourists Grow by 40% in Four Months

TEHRAN – Head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) says the number of foreign tourists visiting Iran has grown by 40 percent in the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year.

‘Iran’s tourism industry progressing well despite US moves’ 01 Sep 2019

‘Iran’s tourism industry progressing well despite US moves’

Iran’s tourism industry is progressing well despite the US’ undermining measures, according to Rouhani’s candidate for the newly-established Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts.

Makhunik, Iran’s ancient village of dwarves 04 Aug 2019

Makhunik, Iran’s ancient village of dwarves

Makhunik is a unique village in a remote corner in Iran’s South Khorasan Province which dates back to hundreds of years ago. This mysterious village commonly known as the land of Lilliputians, is one of the seven amazing world's villages by its remarkable architecture.