Hafeziyeh: The Tomb of Hafez
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Khwaja Shams-ud-Din Muhammad Hafez-e Shirazi, the great sonneteer, known by his pen name Hafez, was born in the early eighth century of Hijri calendar (1321 AD) in Iran's southern city of Shiraz.
Naghsh-e Jahan Square: An Important Historical World Heritage Site
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Naghsh-e Jahan Square in Iran's central city of Isfahan is one of the most beautiful squares in the world. This oblong-shaped square is 507 meters long by 158 meters wide and is located in the Centre of Isfahan city.
The Cultural, Historical Complex of Saadabad
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The cultural and historical complex of Saadabad covers an area of 110 hectares and is located in the refreshing foothills of Tochal and Darband.
Greek Ship: An Old Decayed Ship Landed at Southwest Coast of Kish Island
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Greek Ship is one of the tourist attractions of Kish Island. The ship ran aground near Baghou village in southwest of the Island in 1966.
Jahan Nama Garden: An Old Garden in Shiraz
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Jahan Nama Garden is one of the oldest gardens of Shiraz which located in specific tourist area and among the tomb of Hafez, Khajoo ye Kermani, National Garden, Cradle of vision, National Library of documents in the east side of Hafez Street.
Kamal Al Molk: Introducer of European Classical Realism into Persian Painting
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Mohammad Ghaffari Kamal Al Molk was a well-known Iranian painter of the 19th and 20th Centuries.
Ganj Nameh Waterfall: The Most Famous Waterfall of Hamedan
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Ganj Nameh waterfall is located in Iran's western city of Hamedan. The waterfall is one of the most famous and attractive waterfalls of the province.
Malik National Library, Museum: A Treasure of Historical Artworks
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Malik National Museum and Library is a museum and national library in Tehran, Iran. Malik National Library and Museum Institution (MNLMI) are the first private museum of Iran and one of the six large libraries holding exquisite manuscripts.
Tarikhaneh Mosque: An Ancient Mosque of Islamic Period
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Tarikhaneh Temple also called the Tarikhaneh Mosque is a Sassanid-era monument located on the southern limit of the present day city of Damghan, Iran.
Miankaleh: A Heavenly Sanctuary in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Miankaleh peninsula is a narrow but long peninsula (48km long and between 1300-3200 meters wide), in Mazandaran Province, north of Iran, situated in the extreme southeastern part of the Caspian Sea. It is spread over 68,800 hectares.
Chaharshanbe Soori, Festival of Fire in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranians are celebrating Chaharshanbe Soori, an ancient fire festival held on the eve of the last Wednesday of Iranian calendar year.
The Golestan Palace: A Former Royal Qajar Complex in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The lavish Golestan Palace is a masterpiece of the Qajar era, embodying the successful integration of earlier Persian crafts and architecture with Western influences.
The Narin Fortress: The Most Ancient Structure in Nain
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Narin Qal'eh or Narin Castle is a mud-brick castle in the town of Meybod, central Iran. Structures like these constituted the government stronghold in some of the older (pre-Islamic) towns of central Iran.
Veresk Bridge: Highest Railway Bridge North of Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - One of the masterpieces of Iran's railways is Veresk Bridge. It has a global reputation and its name is mentioned with the title of "Victory Bridge" in the works which were published after the end of World War II.
UN Tourism Boss Blasts Trump’s Travel Ban, Praises Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The head of a United Nations agency that promotes tourism has joined a chorus of criticism directed at President Trump’s travel executive order, calling it an “ill-conceived” action that will lead not to enhanced security but increased tension.
Gonbad-e Qabus Tower: A UNESCO World Heritage Site
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Gonbad-e Qabus tower was built in 1006 AD on the orders of the Ziyarid Amir Shams ol-Ma'ali Qabus. It is located 3km north of the ancient city of Gorgan, from where the Ziyarid dynasty ruled.
Termeh: An Old Traditional Art in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Termeh is one of the oldest traditional arts in Iran. This handicraft was woven as handmade.
Badab-e Surt: A Step Terraced Hot Spring in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - There’s a natural wonder in Iran, called Badab-e Surt situated in Mazandaran Province in northern Iran, 95km south of the city of Sari.
Salt Cave in Qeshm Island: One of the Masterpieces of Creation
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Namakdan salt dome is among natural attractions of Qeshm Island, south of Iran, which attracts a lot of tourists every year.
Yazd Water Museum
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Water Museum in the Iranian central city of Yazd displays the tool, techniques used for the past 4000 years in Iran in creating underground waterways (called Qanats).