Category Archives: Cities

Vacation to Iran Cities

Tehran

Tehran

The history of Tehran isn’t very long as it started as just a little town. But the first king of the Qajar Dynasty selected this name for this small town and Tehran's growth started and has led to the making of the Tehran of today. A crowded city with over 9 million residents within the city limits and another 6 million in...

Kashan

Kashan 

Kashan is a city of amazing traditional houses and sharbat khane (houses of  local drinks). An ancient town that is located on the edge of Iran’s central desert, South of Tehran and north of Isfahan. This old town based on the excavations done in Teppe Sialk, is one of the oldest centers of civilization from pre-historic ages. This...

Mashhad

Mashhad 

One of the most famous cities of Iran with a long history is Mashhad. It is located in northeast of Iran and covers around 328 km2 and is the second most populous city of Iran after Tehran. The population of Mashhad is almost 3 million. Mashhad is one of the cities along the famous Silk Road and...

Tabriz

Tabriz 

Tabriz is an important city that is located in northwest of Iran and is considered as the center of the Azeri community. It has a long history (3000 years) in being the capital of Iran, the first time it was selected as capital was during Safavid Era. It is the fifth largest city and fourth largest...