off the beaten track

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  • Beautiful ribbon of road through Iran’s Zagros Mountains. (PHOTO: World Biking) Yesterday 18:30

    Discover eight most beautiful cycling routes in Iran

    TEHRAN – The burr of wheels rolling over the ground, and the sweeping wind that becomes cooler and cooler as you pick up the pace make biking something special when you are on the right touring trails.

  • An exterior view of Laleh Kandovan Rocky Hotel 2021-07-26 19:50

    10 amazing and overlooked travel sites in Iran

    TEHRAN— For those wanting to get off the beaten track, Iran has a wealth of lesser-known destinations that rival the stunning beauty and historical significance of their more famous counterparts.

  • Amazing Kang is where the roof of one house is the yard of another 2021-05-11 19:15

    Amazing Kang is where the roof of one house is the yard of another

    The hill-stepped village of Kang is a heaven for photographers and travels who seek off-the-beaten tracks.

  • 25 restoration projects launched across Sistan-Baluchestan 2021-01-10 21:16

    25 restoration projects launched across Sistan-Baluchestan

    TEHRAN – A total of 25 restoration projects have been launched across Sistan-Baluchestan since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2020).  

  • Thieves’ Castle was once was home to a gang of robbers infamous for spreading fear and panic in the 19th century. 2020-12-02 22:38

    By Afshin Majlesi

    12 off-the-beaten-track destinations even Iranians don’t know about

    Welcome to some hidden gems you never thought to visit, but really should if you’re planning a trip across Iran.The ancient country is home to thousands of historic and architectural beauties on offer in famed cities like Isfahan and Shiraz, Tabriz, Kashan, Kerman, and Yazd in such a way that its diverse landscapes could be easily overlooked.

  • Discover top ten travel destinations of western Iran 2020-10-13 18:25

    Discover top ten travel destinations of western Iran

    TEHRAN – Although potential travelers to Iran are mostly fascinated by tourism delights of Isfahan, Yazd, and Shiraz, they are unaware that almost every corner of the ancient land is home to astonishing attractions such as dusty labyrinthine bazaars, centuries-old monuments, colorful landscapes, scorching deserts, snow-capped mountains, eroded volcanic plateaus, long-abandoned castles, ancient river valleys, enigmatic places of worship, and above all, hospitable and welcoming people.

  • Darak beach is where the barren desert meets sea in Iran’s southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchestan 2020-01-20 18:36

    Sistan-Baluchestan: A must-see destination in southeast Iran  

    TEHRAN – UNESCO sites both historical and natural, varied landscape, cozy guesthouses, rugged sea coasts, mouth-watering local dishes, reasonable prices, and above all, hospitable and welcoming people well contribute to make the lesser-known Sistan-Baluchestan a must-visit destination for any traveler to Iran.