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The Best Cities to Visit in Iran

Iran is located in an area where some of the most ancient civilizations in the world were founded. Due to its unique location, Iran has always remained an appealing location for the settlement of many different peoples. Archeological discoveries dating back to over 800000 years ago have been made in Iran. In more recent times, Iran has been the seat of power for many powerful empires and dynasties, including the Ahaemenid Empire, Parthian Empire, Sasanian Empire, and in later periods, Samanid Empire, Ghaznavid Dynasty, and Safavid Dynasty. All these influential sovereignties have left traces of their existence behind in many different forms and shapes, from small hunting tools and household items for everyday use to magnificent buildings and shrines which were centers of authority and worship. All these attractions form the top tourist destinations in Iran. Many of the remnants of these bygone times have survived to this day, and are now accessible to all the people of world when they travel Iran. Naqshe-e Jahan Squar, Vakil Bazaar, Soltaniyeh Dome, and hundreds of other archeological sites and buildings are among the top tourist destinations in Iran.

Most popular Destinations

Tehran

Yazd

Yazd

Shiraz

Kashan

Kashan

Isfahan

Kerman