Iran

For most of the outsiders, the Islamic Republic of Iran is known as the ancient Persia. This land is one of the centers of the old human civilization. Situated between the Middle East and Central Asia, Iran has borders with the Persian Gulf, the Gulf of Oman and the Caspian Sea. Nowadays the Islamic Republic of Iran is a powerful country in the Middle East Region. It is a land where the old Persian poetry mixes with the strict Islamic regulations. Iran is mostly a mountainous land, with the highest point Mt. Damavand.


Damavand - The Giant Volcano (Iran) 760 , 7 Days

Damavand - The Giant Volcano (Iran)

  With this tour, we offer you not just any volcano but an emblematic volcano – perfect...
Roundtrip Iran - Classical Persia 820 , 10 Days

Roundtrip Iran - Classical Persia

A cultural trip that will show you both modern Iran and ancient Persia  This is a roundtrip...

Ski Tour in Dizin, Iran

Why not try something different this year? With one of the longest ski seasons (November through...

The Good and Vicious Winds of Hormuz, Iran

In the coastal areas close to Hormuz strait people still believe in the existence of winds that can...
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