Things to do in Iran

Iran (Persian: ایران‎ Irān [ʔiːˈɾɒːn] ( listen)), also known as Persia (), officially the Islamic Republic of Iran (Persian: جمهوری اسلامی ایران‎ Jomhuri-ye Eslāmi-ye Irān ( listen)), is a country in Western Asia. With over 81 million inhabitants, Iran is the world's 18th-most-populous country. Comprising a land area of 1,648,195 km2 (636,372 sq mi), it is the second-largest country in the Middle East and the 17th-largest in the world. Iran is bordered to the northwest by Armenia and the Republ

Dez River

The Dez River (Persian: دز‎), the ancient Coprates (Greek: Κοπράτης or Κοπράτας), is a tributary of the Karun River and is 400 km long. It is the site

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Estil Lagoon

Estil Lagoon (Persian: تالاب استیل‎), One of the tourist attractions in Astara city. Located by the Astara – Rasht road. This Lagoon is 138 acres. Est

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Anzali Lagoon

Anzali Lagoon (Persian: تالاب انزلی‎) (also Anzali Mordab, Anzali Bay, Pahlavi Mordab, Pahlavi Bay or Anzali Liman) is a coastal liman, or lagoon, in

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Church of the Holy Mother of God, Darashamb

The Church of Saint Astvatsatsin or Church of the Holy Mother of God (Armenian: Սուրբ Ասսուածածին Եկեղեցի, Persian: کلیسای مریم‌مقدس دره‌شام‎) is a 1

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Mount Damavand

Mount Damavand (Persian: دماوند‎ [dæmɒːvænd] ( listen)), a potentially active volcano, is a stratovolcano which is the highest peak in Iran and the hi

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Bazman (Persian: بزمان‎, also known as Kuh-e Bazman) is a stratovolcano in a remote desert region of Sistan and Baluchestan Province in south-eastern

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Azad Kuh

Azad Kuh (Persian: آزاد کوه‎) is one of the highest peaks in the central Alburz Range in Mazandaran province north of Iran. In Persian Kuh means mount

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Bahram fire temple

Bahram Fire temple, Mil Hill or Rey Fire temple (Persian: آتشکده بهرام or تپه میل or آتشکده ری‎) is one of the historical religious places in Rey, Ira

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Jiroft culture

The "Jiroft culture" is a postulated early Bronze Age (late 3rd millennium BC) archaeological culture, located in the territory of present-day Balochi

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Tajrish (Persian: تجريش‎, pronounced [t̪ʰæd͡ʒˈɾiːʃ], also Romanized as Tajrīš) is a city in Shemiranat County, Tehran Province, Iran, which has since

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Abrishami Synagogue

Abrishami Synagogue (Persian: كنيسهء ابريشمى‎ Kanise ye Abrishami, Hebrew: בית הכנסת אברישמי‬) is a synagogue in Tehran, Iran. It was built in Septemb

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Haim Synagogue

The Haim Synagogue (Persian: کنیسای حییم‎ Kenisā ye Hayim; Hebrew: בית הכנסת חַיִּים‬) is an Orthodox synagogue in Tehran, Iran. It is located at 30 T

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Fatima Masumeh Shrine

The Shrine of Fatima Masumeh (Persian: حرم فاطمه معصومه‎) is located in Qom, which is considered by Shia Muslims to be the second most sacred city in

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Kiz Bridge

Kiz Bridge (Persian: پل‌دختر‎, Azerbaijani: Qız Körpüsü-قيز کۆرپۆسۆ) is a historical bridge near the Mianeh in East Azerbaijan. The age of the bridge

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Soroush Cinema

35°42′33.8148″N 51°26′9.6252″E Soroush Cinema (Persian: سینما سروش‎; formerly known as: Moulin Rouge Cinema) is one of the old cinema of Tehran which

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