Tuesday, 2 March , 2021
tourist Archives - iran news daily iran news now
Baba Aman Park in Bojnord: A Tourist Attraction of Iran 16 Sep 2018

Baba Aman Park in Bojnord: A Tourist Attraction of Iran

It is one of the oldest parks in Iran. Baba Aman is located 10km from Bojnord city, the provincial capital city of Iran’s North Khorasan. In Baba Aman there is a tomb attributed to Imam Kazem (AS), which is known as holy Baba Aman and the main spring. The resort is a beautiful and pleasant […]

Foreign tourists to Iran rise by 38% in first 4 months: official 03 Sep 2018

Foreign tourists to Iran rise by 38% in first 4 months: official

The head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization said Sunday that the number of foreign tourists to Iran has risen by 38 percent during the first four months of current [Iranian calendar] year 1397 (starting March 21), compared to the same period last year. Last year (March 2017 – March 2018), some 5.1 million […]

Serbia anticipating rise in Iranian tourists 27 Jun 2018

Serbia anticipating rise in Iranian tourists

TEHRAN – Deputy prime minister of Serbia said his country was expecting an increase in the number tourists from Iran and China in the new year. Rasim Ljajić, Deputy Prime Minister of Serbia and the Minister of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications, said his country gained revenue worth 1.2 euros through tourism in 2017 that was […]

‘Silk Road’ train carrying foreign tourists arrives in Isfahan 07 Apr 2018

‘Silk Road’ train carrying foreign tourists arrives in Isfahan

The ‘Silk Road’ train carrying foreign tourists arrived in the tourist city of Isfahan in central Iran on Friday evening. According to the Director General of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Office of Isfahan Shahram Amiri said on Saturday that 68 foreign tourists from Canada, England, Australia, Denmark, Italy, Singapore, Peru and Malaysia who were […]

Ankara Hosting Photos of Iranian Tourist Attractions 16 Nov 2017

Ankara Hosting Photos of Iranian Tourist Attractions

An exhibition of 200 photos from Iran’s tourist attractions taken by Turkish photographers opened in Ankara, Turkey, on Oct. 24. The event marks the 40th foundation anniversary of Ankara Photographers Association (AFSAD), IRNA reported. A total of 21 photographers captured the sights during their seven-day journey to Tehran, Isfahan, Yazd and Shiraz. During their trip, […]

Kerman’s H1 foreign tourist arrivals up 30% y/y 16 Nov 2017

Kerman’s H1 foreign tourist arrivals up 30% y/y

TEHRAN – International tourist arrivals in Iran’s southeastern Kerman province rose 30 percent in the first half of the current Iranian calendar year (started March 21, 2017) from a year earlier. “The half-year foreign visits to the province shows a 30-percent year-on-year growth while the figure indicates a sevenfold increase in comparison to [calendar] year […]

Luxury Train Carrying Foreign Tourists Arrives in Tehran 07 Nov 2017

Luxury Train Carrying Foreign Tourists Arrives in Tehran

TEHRAN – The Golden Eagle Trans-Siberian Express, offering the world’s longest train journey, has arrived in the Iranian capital, Tehran, a report said. The train, carrying international tourists from Russia, Britain, the US, Australia, Germany, and the Philippines, will start its 12-day tour of Iran from the capital on November 11. After Tehran, it will […]

Asyabkharabeh: A Site Worth Seeing in Iran’s East Azarbaijan Province 24 Oct 2017

Asyabkharabeh: A Site Worth Seeing in Iran’s East Azarbaijan Province

TEHRAN  – Asyabkharabeh (broken watermill), also known as ‘Jolfa Water Mill’, is a historic site in East Azarbaijan, northwest of Iran, with ruins and a waterfall. It is one of the most beautiful places in northwest of the country. It has an eye-catching view. In the past, there were a few water mills here that […]

Naqsh-e Rostam: A Must-See Tourist Hotspot in Southern Iran 17 Oct 2017

Naqsh-e Rostam: A Must-See Tourist Hotspot in Southern Iran

TEHRAN  – A variety of spectacular massive rock–hewn tombs and bas-relief carvings at Naqsh-e Rostam has turned the ancient site to a must-see for holidaymakers traversing Iran. The Achaemenid necropolis is situated near Persepolis, itself a bustling UNESCO World Heritage site near the southern city of Shiraz. Naqsh-e Rostam, meaning “Picture of Rostam” is named […]

Gahar Lake, a heaven for eco-tourists, environment lovers 02 Oct 2017

Gahar Lake, a heaven for eco-tourists, environment lovers

Encircled by snowcapped mountains, Gahar Lake is a bustling tourist resort in western Iran that attracts many sightseers and environment buffs every year. The property is nestled under the southern wall of Oshtorankuh range in a protected nature reserve. It is in fact made up of two smaller lakes that are situated within 100 meters […]