11 Beautiful Places To Visit In Iran For Travelers

1. Persepolis

It’s probably the most famous attraction in Iran that’s known around the world. And it’s also the reason many come to Iran in the first place. 

2. Naqsh-e Jahan Square

European travelers such as Chardin have praised Esfahan and Naqsh-e Jahan Square in all sorts of ways. 

3. Yazd old town

The old town of Yazd is surely the most famous place in Iran to go for a stroll. 

4. Golestan Palace in Tehran

Golestan palace in central Tehran is the best example of Qajar architecture in Iran.  

5. Imam mosque of Esfahan

The Imam Mosque of Esfahan is the finest example of Safavid architecture. 

6. Jameh Mosque of Yazd

The Jameh Mosque of Yazd is home to the tallest minarets of all of the country and its tile work is one of the most famous in Iran. 

7. Sultan Amir Ahmad Bathhouse

Bathhouses in Iran were not only a place for one to clean his/her body but very much a social gathering.  

8. Shazdeh Garden of Kerman

Located right in the middle of a barren desert is this beautiful garden with fountains and flowing qanat water.

9. Khajoo Bridge, Esfahan

Among Esfahan’s top attractions are a few bridges. The Khajoo bridge built in about 1650 is the finest of them all. 

10. Tower of Silence, Yazd

Yazd is home to the biggest population of Zoroastrians in Iran and you’re ought to add at least one Zoroastrian attraction to your list of places to visit in Iran. 

11. Necropolis or Naqsh-e Rostam, Shiraz

On your way to Persepolis, it’s a must to make a stop at Naqsh-e Rostam to see the Sassanid relief cuts and the huge tombs of 4 Achaemenian kings. 

13 Most Beautiful Beach Destinations In Vietnam