Iran

Iran

Capital - Teheran
Population - 65,875,000
Area - 1,648,000 km²
Density - 39.97 / km²
Currency - IRR
Official language – Persian
Iran is located in Southern and Western Asia. Iran is bounded by Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, Caspian Sea, Afghanistan, Pakistan, the Persian Gulf, the Gulf of Oman, Iraq and Turkey. The country of Iran is known for a wonderful culture, numerous heritage spots and mouth watering cuisines. There are plenty of tourist destinations worth visiting. Tourist will be excited to witness diverse landscapes that include mountains, rivers and deserts. Some of the most popular destinatios are the Dizin Ski Resort - a ski resort that is located at the northern portion of Tehran within the mountain range of Alborz, The Caspian Coast - filled with abundant forests and huge rice paddies which gives an astounding contrast to the inner plateau of the country that is dry, Quran Gateway - the entryway to Shiraz and considered a very gorgeous historical monument within the country.

Travel Alert:The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office recommends against all travel to some areas and against all non-essential travel to the rest of Iran, please check with your relevant national government.