Iran includes the region once known as Persia, in Asia, it’s the perfect destination for who wants o discover history and traditions of one of the ancients cultures of the world.
Far from the image of a fundamentalist country described by the medias, modern Iran is a country where the heritage of the past and western “lifestyles” can coexist.
Iran’s geography is characterized by plateus, mountains and coasts on the Caspian Sea and on the Persian Gulf.
A tour in Iran will surprise you with architectural beauties and an unlimited cultural heritage, but also with the hospitality of the iranian people and traditions, tastes and flavours that come from past of this great country.
There are 21 places in Iran that have are part of the UNESCO World heritage list. Under the guide of our local experts you’ll be able to discover them in the most authentic way, combining a rich program of visits with unique experiences like tastings and shows like traditional dances and concerts.
The main cities of the nation, Teheran, Mashad, Esfahan and Shiraz are rich of monuments (discover more on our "5 key places" article), mosques and museums, while the coasts and the mainland offer unique natural beauties like the amazing islands of Qeshm and Kish, the rivers and the streams, the natural parks of Golestan and Khar Turan.
Cities and villages have the centre of their lives, another unmissable spot if you want to discover the true life of the iranian people. In Isfahan, for example, the traditional shops are located in small streets while if you want to see the high-end boutiques you’ll have to go to the main street Chajar Bagh.
Follow our tips for a tour in Iran and create your custom tour, i twill be an unforgettable holyday.