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Travelling to Iran.

Are you preparing your trip to Iran? Gulliway will help you to plan an interesting route and give you the best advice on exciting places and sights in Iran. It also enables you to calculate your trip costs. We collect statistic data on trips to Iran from our club’s members. It helps us to make recommendations on planning your journey. For instance: Why do tourists travel to Iran? The most popular activities are Historical Trip . Travellers go to Iran from around the world, but the most often they travel from Baku.

Few countries of Iran, rich in lands and cultures, are the most interesting for tourists. Pay your special attention to Iran . There are many different resources concerning travelling to these countries on our website: travelling to Iran.

The map of Iran

Iran regions.

Want to see interactive maps of Iran? There are maps of the following Iran regions in our database:

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    Geographically Iran consists of the following regions: Qazvin, Qom Province, , Mazandaran Province, Lorestan Province, Markazi Province, , , , Zanjan Province, Tehran Province, , Ostān-E Sīstān Va Balūchestān, Ostān-E Kordestān, Ostān-E Kohgīlūyeh Va Būyer Aḩmad, Ostān-E Eşfahān, Fars Province, , Ostān-E Chahār Maḩāll Va Bakhtīārī, Bushehr Province, Gilan Province, Golestan Province, Ostān-E Kermānshāh, Khuzestan Province, Kerman Province, Ilam Province, Hamadan Province, Ardabil Province.

    Cities of Iran

    If you plan a trip to Iran, pay special attention to Yazd, Kish Island, Qeshm, Bandar Lengeh and Bandar Abbas. .

    Routes and travel notes about Iran.

    Start browsing routes database from here: All routes of Iran. There is a special resource for means of transportation: Iran transport . According to it, the most popular ways to travel to Iran by commercial aircraft , and for trips around travellers prefer to use Railway, commercial aircraft, Taxi.

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    Do you want to read more about Iran? Check, what Wikipedia knows about Iran. Gulliway has a special source for travelling activities in Iran. Our statistic says, the most popular travelling activities in Iran are: Historical Trip.


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      Iran (Persian: ایرانIrān [ʔiːˈɾɒːn] ( listen)), also known as Persia (/ˈpɜːrʒə/), officially the Islamic Republic of Iran (Persian: جمهوری اسلامی ایرانJomhuri-ye Eslāmi-ye Irān ( listen)), is a sovereign state in Western Asia. With over 81 million inhabitants, Iran is the world's 18th-most-populous country. Comprising a land area of 1,648,195 km (636,372 sq mi), it is the second-largest country in the Middle East and the 17th-largest in the world. Iran is bordered to the northwest by Armenia and the Republic of Azerbaijan, to the north by the Caspian Sea, to the northeast by Turkmenistan, to the east by Afghanistan and Pakistan, to the south by the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman, and to the west by Turkey and Iraq. The country's central location in Eurasia and Western Asia, and its proximity to the Strait of Hormuz, give it geostrategic importance.Tehran is the country's capital and largest city, as well as its leading economic and cultural center.

      Iran is home to one of the world's oldest civilizations, beginning with the formation of the Elamite kingdoms in the fourth millennium BCE. It was first unified by the Iranian Medes in the seventh century BCE, reaching its greatest territorial size in the sixth century BCE, when Cyrus the Great founded the Achaemenid Empire, which stretched from Eastern Europe to the Indus Valley, becoming one of the largest empires in history. The Iranian realm fell to Alexander the Great in the fourth century BCE and was divided into several Hellenistic states. An Iranian rebellion culminated in the establishment of the Parthian Empire, which was succeeded in the third century CE by the Sasanian Empire, a leading world power for the next four centuries.

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