tourism industry


  • Ebrahim Pourfaraj 2021-10-12 19:00

    Tourism industry, universities should forge strong partnership to solve problems: expert

    TEHRAN – Further cooperation between the tourism industry and universities is essential to solving tourism-related problems, the Head of the Iranian Tour Operators Association has announced.

  • Webinar 2020-12-16 21:01

    Webinar to discuss AI in tourism

    TEHRAN- An online seminar will be discussing the role of artificial intelligence in the tourism industry on Saturday with shifting the focus on museology, and museum management.

  • Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Minister Ali-Asghar Mounesan 2020-11-16 18:51

    Investment in tourism industry continues despite coronavirus 

    TEHRAN –Investment in the tourism sector and boosting tourism infrastructure hasn’t stopped despite the outbreak of the coronavirus in the country, Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicrafts Minister Ali-Asghar Mounesan has said.

  • Astronomical tourism 2020-08-17 23:09

    By Samaneh Aboutalebi

    Astronomical tourism, an untapped potential in Iran

    There is no doubt that in recent years, countries have relied more on the tourism industry as a source of economic income, and Iran is no exception, a country full of historical sites and natural sights, which could be any tourist’s choice for a memorable and special trip, full of unique experiences.

  • tourism project 2020-07-21 21:00

    Over 2,500 tourism projects worth $32b underway nationwide

    TEHRAN- A total of 2,525 tourism-related projects worth 1.3 quadrillion rials (about $32 billion) are being implemented across the country, said the head of the tourism ministry’s public relations and information center Alireza Bai, CHTN reported on Monday.

  • Kish Island 2020-07-04 20:00

    Coronavirus causes $357m damage to Kish Island’s tourism

    TEHRAN – Kish Island’s tourism industry has taken 15 trillion rials (over $357 million) hit from the coronavirus outbreak over the previous months.

  • Chabahar to host surf festival 2019-06-17 19:25

    Chabahar to host surf festival

    TEHRAN – A major surf festival will be commenced in Iran’s Chabahar on June 20, with the aim of attracting more travelers to the port city, which is located in the southeastern Sistan-Baluchestan province.

  • Darak, where the desert meets the sea 2019-02-23 13:39

    By Morteza Rahmani

    Darak, where the desert meets the sea

    TEHRAN- The coastal village of ‘Darak’ can be found in the southernmost tip of Iran, on Mokran's shores, stretching along the Sea of Oman. It is one of the most stunningly pristine beaches in the country.