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Accommodation in Iran

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Accommodation is the most important part of a trip that provides safety for the tourists who travel to new places. Finding the perfect accommodation is a crucial aspect of going on a vacation to Iran. Travelers need to get some rest in a cozy and comfortable place after exploring new places in Iran. They may also want to have the opportunity to live with locals for a while, make new friends and learn their culture, customs and way of living. There are various types of accommodation where travelers can stay at in Iran, from local houses and eco-lodges to luxury hotels, for different types of vacation.

Here in this article, Iranviva Group will acquaint you with different types of accommodation you can choose during your trip to Iran, according to the type of holiday you are going on.

Iran Domestic Flights

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Iran is a big country, the second largest country in the Middle East and the 17th largest in the world. Its territory spans 1,648,195 km2. If you are going to stay in Iran just for a few days, travelling around Iran by plane might be the most convenient option for you.

Flying will save a lot of your travel time on you trip to Iran. It’s a fast and rather inexpensive way of traveling. It is also easy to book a flight ticket in advance for any destination in Iran at any time.

Iranviva Travel agency is with you on your trip in Iran to help you with your traveling around the country. Beside the wonderful Iran tours and holiday packages offered by Iranviva group, Iranviva Travel Agency will provide you with services like booking the tickets, booking the hotels, etc.

Using Public Transportation on Your Trip to Iran

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As a clever way to avoid traffic congestion, and reduce time, energy and money consumption, public transportation can be more convenient and environment-friendly. Different types of public transportation services in major cities of Iran are available at a low price for everyone. For example, it’s really convenient to travel by subway around the city of Tehran, the capital city of Iran. In fact, using public transportation in Iran is not difficult at all. Here is all about public transportation in Iran that you may find useful as a tourist on your visit to Iran.

Iran Inter-City Transportation

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Travelling around the country of Iran, using public transportation is as easy as pie for tourists who travel to Iran on their own. Everybody can easily access long-distance transportation system in any of the cities in Iran.

There is railway and bus transportation service between the cities all around Iran. There are different options from trains to buses. Intercity bus services are highly appreciated by travelers around Iran. In fact, “VIP” buses are extremely comfortable, flexible, inexpensive and safe! There are always buses available carrying passengers along long-distance routes into and out of the cities especially in main cities. The tickets are easy to book online, too.

There are also long-distance passenger train services available in Iran that is more comfortable and safer during the day and night, even if not faster. You can take a train to the destination city and just enjoy the landscape.

Another option is flying, although the service is limited to some main cities in Iran.

Getting a Local SIM Card in Iran

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Nowadays, we are not alone anymore with our smartphones, especially on our trips. They are everywhere with us. We use our cell phones for navigation, banking, shopping, social media and so on.

Tourists, in order to have a more comfortable trip, and to get zero roaming fees, inexpensive internet service and cheap phone calls, are recommended to buy a local SIM card in every country they visit, especially if they intend to stay for a while.

Iran, as a tourist destination, allows foreigners to buy local SIM cards, too. It’s easy for tourists in Iran to buy and use a local SIM card. If you are considering buying and using an Iranian local SIM card while in Iran, here is some information you need to know.

Greetings in Iran

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When you’re on vacation, the first thing you want to encounter is warm and friendly people. If you’re looking for a destination where you can expect lots of pleasant interactions, head to Iran that is home to the friendliest and most hospitable people in the world.

During your visit in Iran, you will expect friendly locals offering a warm welcome and even inviting you over for a tea or a home-made dinner. As a tourist to Iran, you need to be familiar with greeting etiquettes and phrases in Iran, too make better interactions with people around you.

To avoid mistakes, read this article to learn how to greet people in Iran.

Visa-Free Traveling to Iran

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Tourism in Iran has blossomed in the recent years and the number of tourists who are eager to explore Iran, a land full of beauties, has increased. There are a variety of attractions in Iran that seduce tourists with any interest, from historical places, beautiful mosques and stunning palaces for architecture lovers, to ancient sites, monuments and museums for history lovers, holy shrines, Sufi monasteries, Armenian churches for those who see beauty in spirituality, lush, green forests and mountains and deserts for eco-tourists and nature lovers, and lots of other attractions that appeal to any visitor to this land.

Everything about Clothing in Iran

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Wherever you travel to, you need to respect the norms in the country. Before traveling to Iran you need to know what to wear that contributes to your comfort and also it is not contrary to the norms of society in Iran. Indeed, dress code in Iran is far from the misconception among people from other countries. On the contrary to the misconceptions, Iranians are among the most fashionable people in the world.

Best Time to Visit Iran

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Iran, the country full of extreme contrasts, with an area of 1,648,195 square kilometers, is the 18th largest country in the world. Conserving biological and landscape diversity in Iran, from mountains to seas, deserts, forests and caves, is both the cause and effect of the diverse climate of this country. That’s why there’s no specific time that’s the best time to visit Iran. In fact, Iran is the country with 4 seasons and this variety satisfies any visitor at any time!
Although, Iran is a great place to travel to all year round, the best time recommended for tourists to visit Iran is during spring and autumn because the temperature in different parts of Iran is ideal during these seasons; it is neither too hot, nor too cold. In summer, the temperature, in some parts of Iran, reaches 50 degrees Celsius and in winter, in some parts it reaches minus 32 degrees Celsius.
Traveling to Iran in some special months, like Ramadan, Muharam (according to the lunar calendar) needs having some basic knowledge about the observances. For example, during the entire month of Ramadan, Muslims are obligated to fast all day long. As a tourist, you will find plenty of places to eat and drink, though. So check the calendar and the weather forecast before traveling to Iran, to find the right travel time for you.