Attractions in Iran
comprises of historical and natural places. The varied topography with numerous natural places and feature to explore, Iran stands as an ideal place to visit.
The major attraction in Iran consists of the major cities like Tehran, Shiraz, Tabriz, Mashad, Yazd and many other places. Esfahan has been stamped as an UNESCO Heritage Site and stands as a major attraction in Iran. The castles, palaces, museums have always stood as important attractions in Ira to the tourists. The places in Iran with natural attractions are the national parks, ski areas, waterfalls, lakes etc. The Margoon Waterfall and the Shalmash waterfalls has attracted tourists touring in Iran. The ski areas like the Dizin, Shemshak and Alvares has attracted people interested in skiing.
Tehran, the capital city of the country is rich in historical importance. The mosques, the market place all has its definite importance to the visitors. The museums in the city like the Abgineh Museum of Iranian pottery, National Museum of Iran has stood as a place of great attraction in Iran. In Tabriz, the blue mosque has stood as a major attraction. The national car museum has stood as a major attraction to all the tourists taking avid interest in automobiles. The palaces found in different cities are another attractions in Iran. With a great lineage of kings and dynasty that has ruled the country, one can find numerous palaces in the country. The Golestan palace, the Ardashir palace, Morvarid palace, Nivaran palace Complex are also of major tourist interests in Iran.
Iran has lot to offer to the tourists. The major attractions in Iran have always kept the tourists engaged in knowing and exploring more of the country.
Famous Tourist Attractions in Iran are:
- Azerbaijan Museum
- Lake Urmia
- The Amir Nezām House(The Qajar Museum of Tabriz)
- Taxte Soleymān
- The Saadabad Palace (White Palace)
- Niavarān Palace Complex
- Naqsh-e Jahan Square (Imam Square)
- Golestan (Mohammad Reza Shah)
- Sorkheh Hesar