Valasht Lake: A Natural Attraction in Northern Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Valasht Lake with its depth ranging from 7 to 28 meters and a height of 1,000 meters above the Caspian Sea level is located about 30 kilometers northeast of Kelardasht in Northern Province of Mazandaran.
Afif-Abad Garden: A Beautiful Historical Garden in Iran's Shiraz
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Afif-Abad or Golshan Garden has been built by Mirza Ali Mohammad Khan ghavam al-Mulk. It’s one of the most beautiful historical gardens of Shiraz, south of Iran.
Cultural Tourism Complex of Underground City of Iran's Kish Island
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The aqueducts of Kish date back to 2500 years ago and provided the islanders’ drinking water. Today, it has been transformed into an amazing underground city, with an area of 10,000 square meters.
The Dolphin Park on Kish Island
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Dolphin Park or Dolphinarium located on Kish island, south of Iran, is the first dolphin park in Iran. The huge recreational and tourist complex with 100 hectares area is located in the southeast of the island.
Jameh Mosque of Ardestan
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Congregational Mosque of Ardestan is one of the most beautiful and best-preserved Iranian mosques. Vestiges of four historical epochs are discernible there.
Shahr-e Sukhteh: A Sizable Bronze Age Urban Settlement
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Shahr-e Sukhte is an archaeological site of a sizable Bronze Age urban settlement, associated with the Jiroft culture.
Meymand: A Wonderful Village in Iran with Houses Inside Cave
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Meymand (also spelt Maymand and Meimand) is a village of troglodytes – cave dwellers – located in the southeastern Iranian province of Kerman.
Tous Museum of Mashhad
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Tous Museum is located 29 kilometers northwest of the holy city of Mashhad, northeast of Iran, on Mashhad-Ghochan Road. It features the historic mausoleum of Iranian great poet, Ferdowsi.
Heyran: One of the Most Famous Tourist Sites in the Astara Area
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The Heyran Tourist Region is situated 30 kilometers west of Astara in Gilan Province and consists of three villages: the Lower Heyran, the Middle Heyran, and the Upper Heyran.
Sheikh Attar Neyshaburi: One of the Most Famous Poets in Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Abu Hamid bin Abu Bakr Ibrahim-Attar, (1110 - 1221), born in Neyshabur was a Persian poet, theoretician of Sufism during the Seljuq period. His tomb is in Iran's northeastern city of Neyshabur.
Chitgar: A Large, Popular Park in Tehran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Chitgar Park is a man-made forest park located on the west of Tehran. It is used daily by Tehran and Karaj citizens for cycling, skating, and camping. Recently an artificial lake was made in the northern parts of the Park.
Ramsar: A Beautiful Town North of Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Ramsar is the westernmost county and city in Iran's northern province of Mazandaran. It borders the Caspian Sea to the north, Gilan province to the west, Qazvin Province to the south, and Tonekabon to the east.
Tochal: A Mountain North of Tehran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Tochal is a 3962 meter-high mountain peak in northern Tehran, which forms part of the Alborz mountain range. The southern slopes of Tochal are adjacent to Tehran, with its summit overlooking the city.
Abyaneh Village: An Anthropological Museum
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Abyaneh is a beautiful historic village at the foot of Karkass Mountain and at a distance of 70km to the southeast of Iran's central city of Kashan and 40km to Natanz in Isfahan province.
Rotana Says to Open 1st Hotel in Iran Soon
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The head of Rotana hotels group, based in Abu Dhabi, said it plans to open its first hotel in Iran in less than a year.
Goharshad Mosque: Masterpiece of Islamic Architecture
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Goharshad Mosque is one of the most famous mosques in Iran which is located in Razavi Khorasan province in the northeast of the country.
Karaftu: One the Important Caves of Iran
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Karaftu is one of the biggest natural caves of Iran, which has undergone changes due to the hundreds of years of human habitation in the region.