Eco and adventure tourism are concepts that are on the rise in the international tourism industry. Iran is a country with very diverse nature: mountains, lakes, caves, forests, springs, tropical islands and endemic plant and animal species. All these make Iran a favorite country for those interested in experiencing unforgettable.

Wednesday, 02 January 2013 14:25

Europeans visit Bandar Abbas

A cruise ship carrying 300 tourists from Germany and Austria arrived at Bandar Abbas on Sunday.

Wednesday, 02 January 2013 14:24

Tourism ties with Iraq to expand

A number of joint tours are expected to be established by Iraq, said the deputy head of Iran’s Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO for tourism.

Wednesday, 02 January 2013 14:21

Globalization Of Iranian heritages

The registration of cultural heritage (tangible and intangible), natural heritage as well as digital heritage by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization serve as capacity-building tools.

Wednesday, 02 January 2013 09:19

Iran captures massive heroin cargo

The Iranian anti-narcotics police have nabbed two tons of high-quality heroin on the New Year’s Eve at the country’s border with Afghanistan, Press TV reports.

Tuesday, 01 January 2013 10:50

Kashan: Ancient Oasis

Kashan is a large oasis along the Qom-Kerman Road, which runs along the edge of the Great Desert. Its charm is therefore mainly due to the contrast between its greenery and the parched immensities of the Kavir region.

A 4-volume book authored by Iranian historian Mahmud Delfani on the history of the Iranian new elites will be published in French in Paris during 2013.

Monday, 31 December 2012 12:34

Foreign tourist arrival in Ardebil up

Some 557,000 foreign tourists arrived in Iran via Bileh Savar Customs Department in Ardebil province in the current Iranian year (started March 20).

Monday, 31 December 2012 12:30

Khuzestan: Spring Sanctuary

Khuzestan province enjoys very pleasant climatic conditions during the Iranian New Year holidays (starting (March 21).

Sunday, 30 December 2012 12:47

Scholars to hold seminar on Rumi in Tehran

A brief history of the Persian mystic and poet Molana Jalal ad-Din Rumi (1207-1273) will be discussed during a seminar at the Book City Institute on Tuesday.