foreign arrivals


  • Iran’s 5-month intl. tourist arrivals up 45% y/y 2018-09-09 06:22

    Iran’s 5-month intl. tourist arrivals up 45% y/y

    TEHRAN - The number of international tourists visiting Iran surged 45 percent in the first five months of the current Iranian calendar year (started on March 21) from a year earlier, tourism chief said on Wednesday.

  • Fresco paintings and interior architecture of Isfahan’s Chehel Sotoun pavilion never fail to amaze its international visitors. 2018-08-12 09:11

    Foreigners astonished by Iran’s failure to introduce tourist attractions

    TEHRAN – International travelers visiting Iran are confounded why Iran is appearing so weak in introducing its historical and natural attractions, the director of Iran’s center of the International Council of Museums (ICOM-Iran) has said.

  •  A view of the Ghasr International Hotel in Mashhad 2018-08-09 09:54

    10-day foreign arrivals in Khorasan Razavi nearly doubles y/y

    TEHRAN – The number of international travelers to Iran’s northeastern Khorasan Razavi province has nearly doubled in a ten-day period ending August 1 compared to the same period last year.

  • 22.8% rise in Azerbaijanis visiting Iran in H1 2018-07-22 10:49

    22.8% rise in Azerbaijanis visiting Iran in H1

    TEHRAN – A total of 579 Azerbaijani nationals visited Iran during the first half of 2018, increasing 22.8 percent from a year ago, IRNA reported.

  • Iranian arrivals to Azerbaijan fall 5.4% 2018-05-26 21:26

    Iranian arrivals to Azerbaijan fall 5.4%

    TEHRAN - The number of Iranian nationals visiting Azerbaijan dropped by 5.4 percent in the first four months of 2018 over the same period last year, AzerNews reported.

  • International travelers pose for a photo during their visit to a traditional house in Ardakan.  2018-05-09 21:46

    Foreign arrivals to Ardakan on rise 

    TEHRAN - Foreign arrivals to Ardakan, a historical city in central Iran, has considerably surged, its tourism chief told ISNA on Tuesday. 

  • CHHTO Deputy Director Mohammad Moheb-Khodai in an undated photo 2018-05-06 09:20

    Foreign arrivals rise 4.3% yr/yr

    TEHRAN - The number of foreign visitors to Iran rose 4.3 percent during the past Iranian calendar year 1396 (ended March 20) compared to the year before, said the deputy director of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization.

  • The ruins of Persepolis once a ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (c. 550–330 BC) 2018-04-14 20:23

    Annual foreign tourist arrivals at 5.2 million: official

    TEHRAN – Some 5.2 million foreign travelers visited Iran in the previous Iranian calendar year 1396, which ended on March 20, a tourism official announced on Friday.