About Iran

 Why to Travel to Iran?

You’ve been curious about Iran, thinking about it and even planning but still not that certain about traveling to this untouched destination. By an extraordinary rich historical record and 22 World Heritage Sites, Iran is considered as an important destination for the ones who are interested in history and archeology; By a fantastic variety of natural attractions such as deserts ,with a mysterious silence, mountains, a paradise for mountain climbers, sandy beaches , to feel the uniqueness of Persian Gulf; By an exclusive culture among different tribes which are living over the whole parts of the country and by many other fascinating unique features, IRAN will be one of the most outstanding destinations you’ve ever met and explored.

As Iran has become one of the most popular destinations over some past years, this article will clarify some of the most fundamentally distinct concepts of tourism in Iran:

  1. Safety:

Iran, where the majority of people are so friendly toward the travelers, is much safer than many westerners might believe. Violent crime against travelers is won’t happen over the normal situations as Iranian people are so well-accustomed to an appropriate treating with travelers without considering the nationality or sex; so forget about the negative points you’ve heard about Iran and enter this lovely country with no preconceptions.

Whether you travel alone or within a group, whether you are a women or men, whether you are American, European, Asian or any other nationalities, whether you arrive in Iran at night or in the middle of the day, safety will be the most sensible aspect of Iran society through different parts of the country especially over the main tourist cities.

  1. Hospitality:

As one of the most important parts of Iranian fantastic culture, guests and the way to treat them can be mentioned. We, Iranians use an expression in terms of the respect and importance of guests as: “ guest is a valuable gift sent by the god”; it is expressing the extreme respect of the guest in Iranian society.

Iranian people are considering the travelers, as respected guests who should be treated as warm and friendly as ever possible. No matter within an attraction, inside the hotel or while walking along the streets, it is so common to find some people who are smiling at you or ready to help you in case of any problems.

  1. History

Known as the former Persia, Iran is an undeniably ancient country by a unique historical record. Iran is the paradise for the fans of classical trips, history lovers, and archeologists, as it is home to many historical and ancient sites which spread out over the whole parts of the country. From ancient Persia to modern Iran, from the Achaemenid Empire to the Sassanian era, from the Safavid period to the Qajar dynasty, to finally the Pahlavi family and the Islamic Revolution, Iranian history is as stormy as it gets.

  1. Architecture:

To consider Persia as the home of rare art and architecture is not an exaggeration. No matter visiting a mosque, a royal palace, ancient bazaar or any other types of historical buildings over the whole parts of the country, it’ll be recognizable that Iranian buildings are finely decorated and glow with ornamental elegance. Pastel colors gracefully interact with bright hues, tapering minarets and seemingly ubiquitous domes outline the landscape, symbols and traditional calligraphy coexist in a charming interplay.

If you’re enough convinced to make the final decision of your Memorable trip to IRAN, the land of beauties, Persia Travel Center specialists are so willing to help you to form an exclusive journey.