If you ask any person who has traveled to Iran, they will undoubtedly talk about the hospitality and kindness of Iranians.Most of them want to return. Is that a coincidence? Probably not. That is the reason why a lot of people who decide to discover Iran as a solo male or female traveler. Only a few countries can offer as much as Iran. Once it gets a bit more positive media coverage, it can quickly become one of the top travel destinations. So here are some strong arguments why you should travel to Iran.
Understanding the real Iran from media lies and news projection
We know that the government of Iran and its policies in the Middle East are interventionist and subversive, but this cannot be blamed on the people of Iran. The people of Iran have experienced many dictators and autocrats for thousands of years and have become patient, tough and resistant like the bottom stone of a mill.
Some say that it is not ethical to travel to the country and they do not want to spend their money in the Islamic Republic, which repeatedly violates human rights. But in this way, you are only punishing the local people and depriving yourself of the experience of a lifetime, because tourism is the best help to the local and indigenous people of any country.
Discover the remains of ancient Iran, one of the oldest civilizations in the world
Iran was always the heart of the Great Iranian Empire, the largest known empire in the world. Almost 50% of the world’s (then known) population lived there. The history of this country reaches 5500 years!
The rulers of the Achaemenid dynasty (Cyrus, Darius and Xerxes) built the legendary Persepolis. The origin of Zoroastrians and the philosophy of fire temples built on mountains, Persian culture and poetry…
Special Iranian architecture and turquoise domes
Architecture in Iran has been continuous since 5000 BC until now, there are significant examples that have spread over a wide area from Syria to northern India and the borders of China. The variety of Iranian buildings include rural houses to teahouses, and pavilions to amazing structures that are not like them in the world. In terms of structure and aesthetics, Iranian architecture has exhibited a remarkable variety that has been formed gradually and coherently based on previous traditions and experiences.
Fascinating cultural diversity due to the presence of several different ethnicities and groups
A beautiful combination of different ethnic groups has made you see distinctive local clothes in each region and village, such as Turk, Arab, Lor, Kurd and…
Experience four seasons in just one trip!
Iran is a huge country with an area of 1.6 million square kilometers, where you can enjoy the ski resort around Tehran after swimming in the 40 degree heat on the coast of the Persian Gulf.
Iranian foods and desserts are incredibly delicious
The result of the extraordinary cultural combination of different ethnicities over thousands of years is unique hand-cooking and expertise in the use and combination of various foods, especially aromatic and fresh spices such as curry, saffron, rose water, etc.
Iran is an affordable destination
Due to the sanctions of western countries, Iran’s currency has lost its credibility more than before, which can be an opportunity for tourists who come to Iran.