Iran Travel and Tourism News
StarPeace Project, connecting people by the sky!
StarPeace is a IYA 2009 project aimed to hold mutual star parties on the borders of the countries with shared land borders.
Milan-Kish direct flight to be launched
The deputy director of Kish Free Zone Organization (KFZO) for tourism affairs announced on Friday that a direct flight is to be launched between...
33 Kinds of Iranian Handicrafts Documented
Of 250 kinds of Iranian handicrafts, 33 have so far been documented, said deputy head of Iran's Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization.
Yalda Night in List of National Treasures
Yalda Night festival will be officially added to Iran's List of National Treasures in a special ceremony to be held on December 20.
UNESCO to award Persepolis world heritage certificate
Persepolis, the ancient capital of Persia, is to receive a world heritage certificate from UNESCO during a ceremony at the site on Monday.
1150 Year-Old Plant in Iran
A 1150 year-old plant has been identified in the Katali Village in Iran's northeastern Khorasan province.
Hormoz Island Displays World's Largest Soil Carpet
The world largest soil carpet under the tile of "Persian Gulf" was inaugurated on Hormoz Island in southern Iran on Tuesday.
UNESCO Representative Praises Iran's Rich Culture
UNESCO representative in Tehran and the organization's expert in cultural affairs Junko Taniguchi said here Wednesday handicrafts are one way for presenting...
Iran to host intl. conference on Rudaki
The World Conference on the Commemoration of Rudaki will be held from December 21 to 23 in Tehran and Mashhad on the anniversary of his 1150th birthday....
Iran begins new Bronze age excavations
Five Iranian research teams have begun a second phase of archaeological studies at the Khoda-Afarin dam north of the country.