Nakhl Gardani Ritual
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The Spectacular Nakhl Gardani Ritual in Yazd

Nakhl-Gardani is one of the most important mourning ceremonies observed in Muharram in different parts of Iran.
Blue Mosque
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Why You Should Visit The Blue Mosque In Tabriz?

The Blue Mosque of Tabriz belongs to the 15th century and it is located in one of the oldest and most historic neighborhoods of Tabriz.
German Adventurer is Walking to Iran, with his Donkey
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German Adventurer is Walking to Iran, with his Donkey

Michael and his donkey will have to walk through Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Georgia, and Azerbaijan to reach Iran, which will be their final stop.
Iran gets ready for international tourists again
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Iran gets ready for international tourists again

The Iranian government has confirmed that visitors from almost anywhere are now welcome in Iran again on October 23, 2021.
The Most Scenic Routes in Trans-Iranian RailwaySURFIRAN
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The Most Scenic Routes in Trans-Iranian Railway

The Trans-Iranian railway is considered as the last influential mega project in terms of architectural, Let’s take a look at some of the most scenic train routes of the Trans-Iranian Railway.
Trans-Iranian Railway inscribed on World Heritage list
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Trans-Iranian Railway inscribed on World Heritage list

Trans-Iranian Railway that reaches a length of 1400 km has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Nowruz Sayyad A New Day for the Prey and the Hunter
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Nowruz Sayyad: A New Day for the Prey and the Hunter

Each year with the beginning of the main fishing season in late July, local people in Qeshm island of Iran celebrate a very ancient ritual.
Hegmataneh, The Oldest Capital City in Persia
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Hegmataneh, The Oldest Capital City in Persia

Hegmataneh was the first capital of the old Persia and considered as one of the oldest urban sites of the World.
Badgir or Windcatcher in IranSURFIRAN
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Windcatcher: An Ancient Engineering Feat that Harnessed the Wind

The bâdgir (“wind-catcher tower”) was an architectural innovation to capture cool air in a desert environment. These towers were set at a specific height on the roof of a building to capture a breeze and transfer it underground within the structure in order to bring cool air into large rooms and halls in the hot days of the season.
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Zoroastrianism (Mazdayasna) in Iran

Zoroastrianism or Mazdayasna is one of the world's oldest monotheistic religions, having originated in ancient Persia.
Armenians in Tehran’s St. Sarkis Cathedral
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Christians and Jews in Iran

Judaism and Christianity in Iran are represented by small but significant religious communities that can also be regarded, to some extent, as distinct ethnic groups.
Skiing in Dizin. The largest in the Middle EastSURFIRAN
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What it’s like to ski at the biggest resort in the Middle East

Dizin Ski Resort is the largest resort in the Middle East and tourists are welcome to ski all season, which runs from late November to late May.
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Persepolis: Beautiful Ruins of the Majestic Persian Empire

When viewing the ruins of Persepolis from a distance, one word comes to mind: Breathtaking. As you near closer and actually come up to the Grand Stairway leading up to Persepolis, this feeling does in no way pass.
The People of Iran - Ethnicities and CulturesSURFIRAN
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The People of Iran: Ethnicities and Cultures

People of Persian descent make up roughly 50 percent of Iran’s population, yet many other ethnic groups, including Azaris, Armenians, Assyrians, and Jews, have settled on the land. Historically, many groups have had little contact with one another because large distances separated them. This has meant that the groups have been able to retain their languages and customs for hundreds, or even thousands, of years.
Iran Air To Resume Tehran-Madrid Flights After 17 Years
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IranAir To Resume Tehran-Madrid Flights After 17 Years

Iranian embassy in Spain announced that Iran air will resume flights between Tehran and Madrid in September 2020.