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Aqbalaq Waterfall; A Tourist Attraction North of Iran 17 Feb 2019

Aqbalaq Waterfall; A Tourist Attraction North of Iran

Aqbalaq Khalkhal-Koolar waterfall is located in Ardebil province. Aq Kuh (White Mountain) is at the maximum height of 3322 m above sea level, the highest point of Khalkhal city and the most important mountainous area of the central area of this city. On the slopes of this mountain range there are many springs, which provide […]

Over $12b Invested in Tourism Sector 12 Feb 2019

Over $12b Invested in Tourism Sector

TEHRAN – Iran has turned to other sources of revenues and tourism is one of them which has forced the country to invest over $12b in its tourism sector, Ali Asghar Mounesan, head of Iran Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO). IRAN NEWS NATIONAL DESK Addressing the opening ceremony of the 12th Tehran International […]

Isfahan Tops Ranking in Online Services 05 Feb 2019

Isfahan Tops Ranking in Online Services

TEHRAN – Head of sales and subscribers’ services in Isfahan Electricity Company says Isfahan city ranks first for providing online and not in person services for its subscribers. IRAN NEWS ECONOMIC DESK Mr. Mehrdad Jannatian said that there are more than 1.15m subscribers in Isfahan city and currently 95 percent of services to them are […]

Gate of All Nations, Hafez Mausoleum sculptures to embellish Iran pavilion at FITUR 20 Jan 2019

Gate of All Nations, Hafez Mausoleum sculptures to embellish Iran pavilion at FITUR

 Sculptures of Gate of All Nations and Hafez Mausoleum, two iconic symbols of tourism in Iran, will be showcased at the country’s pavilion at the 39th FITUR tourism trade fair in Madrid, Spain, from January 23 to 27. The monumental sculptures will be built based on the moulage technique, which is assumed to improve realism […]

Iran on New York Times “Places to Go” list for 2019 13 Jan 2019

Iran on New York Times “Places to Go” list for 2019

 The New York Times has included Iran in its 2019 edition of Places to Go list, noting the country takes “the top spot.” The inclusion comes among escalating tensions between Iran and the United States as Prescient Donald Trump pulled America out of the Iran nuclear deal in May 2017 and restored sanctions against the […]

Sorkheh Hesar to be first smart park in Iran 31 Dec 2018

Sorkheh Hesar to be first smart park in Iran

 The Sorkheh Hesar National Park in northeastern Tehran is planned to be turned into the first smart park in Iran. The head of Tehran Municipality ICT Organization Mohammad Farjoud and the mayor of District 13 of Tehran Municipality Mohammad Rahmanzadeh signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to make Sorkheh Hesar National Park a smart place […]

Number of Iranian tourists visiting Turkey drops 29 Dec 2018

Number of Iranian tourists visiting Turkey drops

The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey announced on Friday that the number of Iranian tourists visiting the country has dropped by 18.17 percent in January – November 2018, compared to same period last year. In January-November 2018, 1.894 million Iranian tourists visited Turkey, which is 18.17 percent less than in the same period […]

Iran’s Kish Island joins World Tourism Organisation 03 Nov 2018

Iran’s Kish Island joins World Tourism Organisation

 Kish Free Zone Organisation has officially joined the UN World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), a United Nations agency responsible for the promotion of responsible, sustainable and universally accessible tourism. Deputy Director of the Kish Free Zone Organisation, Alireza Ghaedian, said this is the first time that an Iranian commercial-industrial free zone is joining the World Tourism Organisation. “During […]

Luxury rail travelers on excursion across Iran 16 Oct 2018

Luxury rail travelers on excursion across Iran

The private train, which arrived in southern Fars province early on Sunday, is giving ride to 66 passengers from the U.S., Germany, Australia, Russia, Malaysia, Italy and Singapore, IRNA reported. “The passengers are to visit [Achaemenid-era sites of] Pasargadae, Persepolis and Naqsh-e Rustam and then will visit several historical sites in Shiraz, including Hafez and […]

Farah Abad Historical Complex in Iran’s Sari 10 Oct 2018

Farah Abad Historical Complex in Iran’s Sari

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Farah Abad Historical Complex comprises of a set of historical buildings related to the remains of the ancient Farah Abad City that is located on Sari-Farah Abad Road. These buildings were built at the time of Shah Abbas Safavi and were considered highly prosperous ports at the time. Beig highly prosperous, they […]