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Going to to Iran? Here is all information you need

After reading this article, Iran will have no more secrets for you. We have targeted for you the best activities to do on site, retained hotels with good prices and amenities, and collected valuable information on local transport. This article is accompanied by several maps of Iran.

Where to stay in Iran

It will be difficult to find accommodation in Iran (to our knowledge there would be no hotel structure or guest houses).

How to get to Iran

Going to Iran by plane

Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport : the airport has 686 flights per week. It is served by 15 airlines that offer 28 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Dubai : flights operated by Emirates, Mahan Air and Iran Air
  • Qatar : flights operated by Qatar Airways
  • Istanbul : flights operated by Turkish Airlines, Mahan Air, Iran Air and Transmeridian Air Cargo
  • Moscow : flights operated by Mahan Air
  • Vienna : flights operated by Austrian Airlines and Iran Air
  • Paris : flights operated by Mahan Air and Iran Air
  • Milan : flights operated by Mahan Air and Iran Air
  • Amsterdam : flights operated by Iran Air and Klm
  • Copenhagen : flights operated by Mahan Air
  • Rome : flights operated by Iran Air and Alitalia
  • Other cities with medium and long haul direct flights to Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport : Ankara

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport :

  • Bangkok : flights operated by Mahan Air
  • Kuala Lumpur : flights operated by Mahan Air
  • Beijing : flights operated by Mahan Air and China Southern Airlines
  • Shanghai : flights operated by Mahan Air
  • Ürümqi : flights operated by China Southern Airlines
  • Guangzhou : flights operated by Mahan Air
  • Delhi : flights operated by Mahan Air
  • Mumbai : flights operated by Iran Air

Low cost airlines to Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport :

  • Istanbul : flights operated by Turkish Airlines and Air Fiji

Mashhad International Airport : the airport has 427 flights per week. It is served by 9 airlines that offer 5 destinations.

Well-served international destinations include:

  • Delhi : flights operated by Mahan Air

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Mashhad International Airport :

  • Dubai : flights operated by Emirates and Flydubai
  • Qatar : flights operated by Qatar Airways
  • Istanbul : flights operated by Turkish Airlines

Domestic flights from Mashhad International Airport :

There are 1 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Iran Airtour, Mahan Air and Air Central.

Low cost airlines to Mashhad International Airport :

  • Dubai : flights operated by Emirates and Flydubai

Charter and seasonal flights exists from :

Ahwaz International Airport : the airport has 217 flights per week. It is served by 7 airlines that offer 3 destinations.

Regional destinations with the most frequencies of flights from Ahwaz International Airport :

  • Istanbul : flights operated by Turkish Airlines
  • Dubai : flights operated by Air Central

Domestic flights from Ahwaz International Airport :

There are 1 airports accessible by direct flights, operated by Iran Airtour, Air Central, Mahan Air and Ata Airlines.

Charter and seasonal flights exists from :

What to do in Iran

But we could not summarize in Iran at these three sites: go also to Arg-É Bam, Minar, Chogha Zanbil, Azadi Tower, Tabriz Bazaar, Milad Tower and Kharg Island.

Museums in Iran

In Iran the main museums to visit are Pars Museum Of Shiraz, Natural History Museum Of Isfahan and Abgineh Museum Of Tehran.

In Iran there are other interesting museums: Carpet Museum Of Iran, Afif-Abad Garden, Zagros Paleolithic Museum, Measure Museum, Safir Office Machines Museum, Parliament Library and Azerbaijan Museum. But the cultural offer Iran is much larger. Also, be interested in Museum Of The Quran And Scribe, Hayk Mirzayans Insect Museum, Astan Quds Razavi Central Museum, Pottery Museum Of Tabriz, Ardabil Anthropology Museum, Razi University Zoological Museum, Historical And Handwritten Documents Museum and Museum Of Congress Of Iran.

Palaces and castles in Iran

Among the in Iran castles and palaces and around, we recommend you to visit Arg-É Bam.

Archeological sites in Iran

In Iran on rainy days, go to the archeological. We especially recommend Persepolis, Susa and Minar.

Also be interested in Chogha Zanbil and Kharg Island.

Places of workship in Iran

If you want to visit one or more places of workship in Iran, we recommend you in priority Minar.

Natural parks in Iran

For natural parks in Iran, visit in this order Lar National Park and Tandooreh National Park.

Shoppings centers and malls in Iran

In Iran the main shopping centers to visit are Tabriz Bazaar.

Localisation of Iran on a world map ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Regional map of Iran ©OpenStreetMap contributors

Detailed location map of Iran ©OpenStreetMap contributors

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