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Tehran, Touch Persian Contemporary Culture

Tehran, Persia

Experience Persian modernity in an eastern lifestyle with a combination of Perso-Western architecture across the longest street of Middle East. Tehran is the capital of nature in terms of parks, jungles and mountains, also a cosy cafe with tasty restaurants are brands of the city.

Tajrish Bazaar

Tehran Walking Street as the longest one in the Middle East is covered by trees and leaves to south, also we will have the opportunity to walk along Nature Bridge which connects two parks on a highway as a symbol of modern architecture in Tehran.

Walking Street (Vali-Asr)

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Carpet Museum is the most distinctive gallery of Persian rugs to amaze you with the beauty of colours and themes of authentic Persian art.

Carpet Museum

Niavaran Complex is located in Sahebgharanieh district in Shemiran area of the northeast part of Tehran, where sahebgharanieh mansion was built during Qajar Dynasty as a summer palace for the imperial families, also another modern monument was architected during the last king of Pahlavi dynasty to host their guest and being used as a family residence.

Sahebgharanieh Mansion

Zahir-od-dowleh cemetery is a cultural and artistic spot, where many contemporary poets such as Forough Farrokhzad, Nima Yooshij, Rahi Mo’ayyeri and Iraj Mirza are buried there.

Zahir-od-dowleh cemetery

How to Get There

By Plain:

Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA).

Drive 50 km to the city center.

When to Visit

Tehran is a four-season city which shows its highest beauty in spring and autumn, so plan your tour to enjoy the greenness of the capital since the beginning March to the end of April or have a trip arg the end of summer for capturing picturesque landscapes of autumn since the end of September to the end of November.

How to Visit

Divide your trips to some days for the different areas of Tehran, let’s dedicate one day to north part to enjoy the cool weather among palaces and museums, the other day to the city centre to visit Unesco World Heritages the mansions and the third day to the walking Street of Vali’Asr in order to feel a hundred year of stories.

Visit

Tehran, Touch Persian Contemporary Culture

Hours                                     Pricing

Niavaran Complex,

09:00 A.M – 05:00 P.M                                             Depend on Visiting Monuments

Nature Bridge,

07:00 A.M – 00:10 A.M                                             Free of Charge

Contemporary Art Museum,

10:00 A.M – 07:00 P.M      (Sat to Thu)

03:00 P.M – 07:00 P.M            (Fry)                          200.000 IRR

Tehran Grand Bazaar,

09:00 A.M – 07:00 P.M                                             Free of Charge

Zahir-od-dowleh cemetery,

Just on Thursday:

Women; 10:00 A.M – 12:00 P.M

Men;       12:00 P.M – 03:00 P.M                              Free of Charge

Carpet museum,

09:00 A.M – 06:00 P.M                                           300.000 IRR

Note: Due to especial holidays the sites would be closed.

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