Tehran is the capital city and also the largest city of Iran which most of the industrial and economic centers of the country are located within this city and works as the heart of the country and one of the first places t visit by tourists to get a taste of what the country is like.
The clear and lucid springs, punicaceae, many pistachio gardens, enormous lining trees, the wander of tribes in different seasons, clear nights with full stars, sleeping volcanos covered with snow, the crowded trees jungles, large and tall mountains and the sea cost of Caspian Sea and Persian Golf are only few examples of the beauty of Iran that lies across the country.
One of the unique characters of land of Iran which makes it very special in tourism is the existence of soaring mountains, plateau and plains, leveled deserted areas, rivers and seas that causes the fact that every time of the year, you can see four different seasons in different areas of Iran in a way that in winter people enjoy water sports like swimming and jet ski by the Persian Golf and near the north and west of the country people enjoy the winter sports like skiing and on many of the cities along the Caspian sea people enjoy the beautiful spring weather. The high level of the iranian plateau and its latitude which is 1000meter higher that the sea, is another unique character of iran, large and tall ALBORZ mountains from the north and the ZAGROS mountains from the west and other mountains on the east have sorounded iran.
Badab Soort springs are located next to Damavand mountains and are one of the top 3 natural must see places in the world. These springs have a unique structure and are colorful. Mineral deposits during the years have made a beautiful spring with orange, yellow and red colors.
Javaher Dasht is the place you go if you want to walk on the clouds. Due its special position on the Smamous peak near the Caspian sea, it overlooks the clouds and jungles located under the mountain. It’s extremely clean air and the exquisite view has made it the place for tourists and people of Iran to hike and enjoy their time.
Chabahar is one of the Port Oceanic of Iran and its located South-East of Iran. Chabahar has a moderate weather throughout the year and contains many tourist attracts within such as Hara Jungles, Stone Seasides and Alien Mountains.
Oraman and its surroundings is one of the places that each tourist should have in his list to visit. Oraman is a mountainous place in Kordestan province of Iran. Beautiful valleys and water filled springs and lake are some of the interesting places of Oraman to visit. If you ever visit Oraman you must try the local bread and visit Marivan and Zaricar lake.
Queshm Island Located on the Strait of Hormuz is the largest island in the world which is not a country. This island is the most beautiful island in the persian Golf which has an amazing and complex nature. Seasides and shows, salt cave, stars hills, Anjir mabad and the dams are some of the places that you must see when visiting this island.
Shooi Waterfall with 85 meter height and 70 meter width is located in Dezfoul province of Iran which is the biggest waterfall of middle east. Specially during the spring region stands all green and contains an amazing nature with different animals and flowers and acorn trees.
Anzali Lagoon is a pond located on the Southerns beach side of the Caspian Sea near Anzali port in Gilan province of Iran. The pond is around 100 kilometer and the water from streams and rivers that are used for farming, end here and from beauty to its financial aspect and botany it stands strong.
Karun River is Iran’s most effluent and only navigable river in Ahvaz province of Iran. It is 720 km long and rises in the Zard Kooh mountains of the Bakhtiari district in the Zagros Range, receiving many tributaries, such as the Dez and the Kuhrang, before passing through the capital of the Khuzestan Province of Iran, the city of Ahwaz. Karun continues toward the Persian Gulf. It is specially beautiful during the night time. It is an amusement site which tourist can go and enjoy the shows and local food at night and take a boat to the river and enjoy themselves.
Alborz mountains are the pure symbol of beauty of the north and have contained within themselves many thriving cities and villages. The mountains of Zagros are one of the largest and most glorious mountains of the world and its the source of many rivers and streams of Iran and most of its regions stands as the most beautiful regions of the world which are one of the tourism attraction and amazes tourists with its beauty.
Taftan is the mountain and active volcano located on the south east of Iran with 4000 meter height and is the highest peak in that area. Due to the heavy wind and the very cold weather specially in the winter, reaching the peak of this mountain is quiet hard.
Toochal is located in the north of Tehran the capital city of Iran with the height of 3962 meter which is part of the series Alborz mountains. The peak of this mountains overlooks the city of Tehran. This mountain is equipped with Telecabine with the length of approximately 7500 meter which is one of the longest lines of Telecabine in the world. Toochal is a popular place for skiing and variety of winter sport for locals and tourists.
Ashtaran is one of the tallest mountain of series Zagros mountains which is located near the Lorestan province of Iran. There are many small rivers running from this mountain which are beautiful and nice regions for having a picnic. This mountain is the home of many different animal species which protected by the environmental department such as bear, hyena, fox,boar, gazelle, eagle and many others.
Bibi Shahrbanoo is located on the south east of Tehran, the capital city. On this mountain near the peak there has been constructed a dome shaped building called Bibi. There is also a cave located right under the mountain which the locals use for lighting candles and praying.
Sabalan is located on north-west of Iran and in the Lorestan province of Iran. Sabalan is the third highest mountain of Iran and its an sleeping volcano with 4881 meter height which on the peak of this mountain there is a small lake. Due to its warm water streams and lakes, beautiful nature on the mountain, and its ski resort, its a very popular place with tourists and locals,
Merikhi Mountains known as Alien Mountains are very unique and beautiful mountain which are located near Chabahar city which are called alien mountains for its similarity to some sort of alien land. These mountains look like the moon surface and is one of the most beautiful mountains in the world and a place that you must see before departing to the afterlife.
Karaftoo Cave is another calcareous cave that is located in Kurdistan province of Iran and is one of the tourism attraction for locals and tourists. Some parts of this cave is hand curved and contains inscriptions from the times before history. There is a Greek inscription on top of the one of rooms on the third floor that led historians to believe that it was Hercules room. Other that the valuable historical inscriptions and the beauty of the cave, the beautiful nature and the sleeping bats on the wall are some of other reasons that makes visiting this cave interesting.
Chogha Zanbil is an ancient Elamite complex in the Khuzestan province of Iran. it is a unesco world heritage site
Anahita Temple is located on top of the mountains in the Kerman city of Iran. This temple was made only out of mud bricks and clay argil and was the praying place for the Anahita race of the very old days and even still represent the prayers of them. This temple was made approximately around 220 years B.C and has very historical values.
Naghsh Jahan square is a Central square of the Isfihan city. It is the largest city square in the world. It is not only famous for its beauty and its vast but the big green garden and other historical buildings such as Kings Mosque and Ali Ghapoo add more value to the square and has made the square one of the very popular places to visit by tourism. Obviously if you visit Isfihan you are not going to miss this big central square anyway.
Siosepol meaning 33 arches is and i can strongly confirm one of the bridge architectural masterpieces from the Abbas king the first period and even now in Isfihan city. The bridge is 295 meter long during the kings period was a famous ceremony site that has been mentioned with many European kings of the time that visited the area. This bridge is even more beautiful at night with its resemblance on the clear water that brings the bridge to life.
Eram Garden is located in Shiraz city which is part of the Isfihan province. The building date of this structure goes back to 10th century and it used to be a summer home for the kings to enjoy the beauty of the building. This place has been called the ‘Heaven on Earth‘ by the tourists who have visited this place. The beauty of this place is so glorious that will make all the pain and problems in your life go away.