By: Babak Barzouyeh
TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (MNA) – A new squadron of sightseeing buses were introduced in Tehran streets during Nowruz holidays. The buses were welcomed by the visitors and travelers to Tehran.
By: Babak Barzouyeh
TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (MNA) – Nowruz holidays provide a good opportunity to the tourists willing to see historic monuments of Tehran.
By: Mehdi Hoseinnejadi
TEHRAN, Mar. 30 (MNA) – After the expansion of cooperation between the officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Azerbaijan, and ease of visa and customs ceremonies at the joint border of Astara, the Nowruz holidays of this year witnessed unprecedented rise of travels to the Azeri republic by the Iranian tourists.
SHIRAZ, Mar. 27 (MNA) – As the most beautiful garden in Iran and at least one of the most beatiful gardens in world, Eram Garden in Shiraz is a very popular site for tourists and visitors from across Iran and the world, particularly during the spring which provides the eyes of beholders with magnificent scenes of colorful flowers and plants.
By: Meysam Moniei
KERMANSHAH, Mar. 26 (MNA) – A historic monument of Sassanid Era, Taq Bostan, has been drawing attention from visitors for 1700 years. The carvings on the stone of the mountain are of the best examples of Iranian art of pre-Islamic age with amazing dimensions of 4.07 meter width and 3.9 meter height.
TEHRAN, Mar. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s FM Zarif called on the private sector to play a more active part for the realization of resistance economy, adding ambassadors of the Islamic republic should facilitate the economic activities of the private sector.
By: Farhad Safari
TEHRAN, Mar. 20 (MNA) – Beached on the southwest coast of Kish Island, Iran, Greek Ship is a popular tourist destination. The cargo steamship, which was built in 1943 by William Hamilton Company in Glasgow port of Scotland, has been left abandoned near ‘Bagho’ village since 1966. When constructed, her weight and length were 7061 tons and 136 m respectively.
TEHRAN, Mar. 08 (MNA) – South African tourism minister said planning have been made to deploy tourists to Iran.
TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (MNA) – Parliament Speaker Larijani has called for an uplift in economic, trade and tourism relations between Iran and Sri Lanka.
TEHRAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – The 11th consular consultation meeting between Iran and Armenia was held in Yerevan on February 27-28.
SHIRAZ, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Figures show Fars province in general and Shiraz in particular were destinations of about 350,000 foreign tourists in the first 9 months of the fiscal year beginning March 21 2016.
TEHRAN, Feb. 21 (MNA) – Head of Iran-Greece joint chamber of commerce said Greece can play an important role in the development of tourism industry due to its valuable experiences in the field.
TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Head of Iran-Italy Parliamentary Friendship Group, Parvaneh Salahshouri, stressed Iran’s interest in promoting tourism industry and holding joint art exhibitions and other cultural activities with Italy.
By: Majid Asgaripour
TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – The 17th World Federation of Tourist Guide Associations (WFTGA) Convention was held in Tehran on Saturday, in the presence of President Hassan Rouhani.
By: Farhad Safari
TEHRAN, Jan. 26 (MNA) – The 17th WFTGA International Convention is to open in Tehran on January 28, two days before the opening ceremony 141 of tour leaders from 21 countries of the world, namely Austria, Germany, Spain, France, Greece, Denmark, the UK, Italy, Latvia, Portugal, Sweden, Serbia, Belgium, the USA, Russia, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Estonia, Japan, Singapore, and Peru visited the historic monuments of Qazvin city which was the first capital of Safavid dynasty before moving the capital to Isfahan.
TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Serbian Deputy Foreign Minister Goran Aleksic has visited Iranian counterpart on Tuesday.
TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Iran is proving to be an increasingly popular destination with air travelers, experiencing growing passenger numbers from around the world.
TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Iranian Vice-President Ahmadipour said Iran would welcome Albanian investors for construction of tourism infrastructure.
TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (MNA) – The World Federation of Tour Guides Association (WFTGA) convention will be held in Tehran with 400 tourist guides from 45 countries in attendance.
ABADAN, Jan. 12 (MNA) – Abadan will become the site for world’s largest maritime museum, head of oil industry museums office has said.
By: Hazhir Fathi
KISH ISLAND, Dec. 21 (MNA) – With the beginning of winter and snowfall in most provinces, the weather in Kish Island is mild, making it a favorable destination for travelers.
MOSCOW, Dec. 04 (MNA) – Iran’s Ambassador to Moscow while noting the recent MoU between Iran and Russia for canceling visas for group tours, said no talks have yet been held on a full abolition of visa regime.
MOSCOW, Nov. 28 (MNA) – New agreement signed by consular departments’ chiefs of the Russian and Iranian foreign ministries is set to simplify the visa regime and drastically increase tourist flow between the two nations.
TEHRAN, Nov. 13 (MNA) – An Aviation official has announced that Shiraz-Vienna direct flights will be soon performed aiming to boost aviation ties with major European airlines.
By: Mahnaz Hemmati
TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (MNA) – The break of autumn in Cloud Forest located at the north of Shahroud, an Iranian desert city in Semnan province, stages a mesmerizing gallery of miscellaneous colors.
By: Mohsen Rajabpour
URMIA, Oct. 03 (MNA) – High-standing basaltic prisms in Makou, northwest of the country in borders with Turkey, emulates the best of its sort in the world. Prisms are the product of slow cooling of molten volcanic lava in Tertiary period.
TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – A professor of Melbourne University has said spiritual atmosphere of Imam Reza (as) Holy Shrine provides the pilgrims with ‘a sense of calmness and security.’
TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Is'hagh Jahanigiri, first deputy-President and Abbas Ahundi, Minister of Roads and Urban Planning, have participated the International Seminar on Tourism Investment Opportunities on Sunday.
MASHHAD, Sep. 27 (MNA) – 4 Swedish pilgrims, on their first visit to the Razavi Holy Shrine accepted Islam and Shi’ism by stating the declaration of faith.
TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – On the occasion of World Tourism Day, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani deemed ‘culture’ and ‘foreign policy’ as the two major factors for developing tourism industry in Iran.