Top Attractions in Tehran. Historical and natural sights

Golestan Palace Museum of Iran

Golestan Palace

1. Golestan Palace Museum

A unique example of architecture and decorations which includes several museums with a variety of themes that are examples of the integration of Iranian and European architecture. Golestan Palace consists of various sections and museums, including the Hall of Salam, the Mirror Hall, the Marble Tower, Khalvat Karimkhani, the Chambers, the Hall of Table House, the Brielian Hall, the Windcatcher mansion, the Diamond Hall, the Mansion of the Dormitory, the Shamsol Emareh and Abyaz Palace.


2. Tochal Telecabin

The tochal telecabin with about 7,500 meters length is one of the longest continuous telecabin in the world. It starts from the Bam e Tehran, which is one of Tehran's most spectacular places. At Seventh Station, there are three ski resorts and one of the highest hotels in the world. The easiest way to go to the Tochal peak is with the Telecabin. The path that the telecabin goes has its own specialty. Seeing the mountains around Tehran and city from the top is enjoyable every season. Even if you are not in climbing or skiing, your energy will be doubled by seeing this place.

Tochal Telecabin

Tochal Telecabin

Damavand Mountain

Damavand Mount

3. Damavand Mountain

Mount Damavand, which is known as the highest mountain in Iran and the Middle East, as well as the highest volcanic peak in Asia. In the solar year 1390, the National Geographic magazine ranked Mount Damavand in northern Iran in the tenth of the world's most dangerous mountains and peaks. the volcanic activity of Damavand Mountains is currently restricted to the sublimation of sulfur gases. The last eruption of Mount Damavand was 38,500 years ago, from which it has been dormant since then.


4. Carpet Museum of Iran

The Carpet Museum of Iran can be considered as one of the few specialized museums in the world. It has been created with the aim of researching the history, education and quality of the carpet industry. The museum's building has an interesting architecture, its marble is facing a mold, and the museum's building has an area of 3400 square meters, consisting of two halls for displaying Persian carpets and carpets.


Carpet Museum

Carpet Museum of Iran

Tehran Birds Garden

Birds Garden

5. Tehran Birds Garden

Tehran's birds garden with an area of 17 hectares, One of the largest birds in the Middle East, Located in one of the beautiful forest parks in Tehran, Lavizan Park and You can watch a spectacular collection of 3,000 different birds from around the world. In this garden you can watch the birds fly in a relatively open environment and enjoy their presence in nature.


6. Milad tower

The Milad Tower of Tehran, with a height of 435 meters, is the sixth highest telecommunication tower in the world, providing visitors with a viewing platform at a height of 280 meters, and you can see a 360-degree view of Tehran from this glass terrace. Milad Tower of Tehran, one of the attractions of the capital's tourist, has many spaces for cultural, artistic, commercial and service activities. The entertainment surrounding the Milad Tower complex is so high that it does not leave any time for people. The restaurant at the top of the Milad Tower every hour brings a full round away and shows you a complete view of Tehran Which at the same time You can order the best food at the highest point of the city.

Milad Tower

Milad tower

Saadabad Historical Complex

Saadabad complex

7. Saadabad Historical Complex

A collection of monuments in an area of 300 hectares, in the northern and most charming part of Tehran. The Saadabad historical complex is one of the most beautiful cultural and artistic collections in Tehran. One of the most important museums in the palace complex of Saadabad is the Museum of the Nation, the Green Museum Palace, the Omidvar Brothers Museum, the Farshchian Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts.

8. Tabiat Bridge

Tabiat Bridge is one of the most beautiful modern tourist bridges in Iran Which is located on the Modares highway and has given a special beauty to this part of Tehran, especially at night This 3rd floor bridge, besides having numerous cafes for rest with walking paths and open-air platforms, provides a fantastic view of Tehran's city, both day and night. The nature bridge connects Ab-o-Atash and Taleghani parks, which in addition to the bridge, have provided a very good atmosphere for tourism in the heart of the capital.

Tabiat Bridge

Tabiat Bridge

Azadi Square

Azadi Square

9. Azadi Square

Azadi Square, known as Shahiyad Square before the Islamic Revolution, is the largest square in Tehran. Tehran's Azadi Square architecture is very unique, and the Azadi Tower has become a symbol of Iran due to this beautiful architecture. Each section of this unique structure refers to one of the historical periods in Iran. For example, the foundations of the Achaemenid architecture, the main arch of the Sasanian architecture and the high arch of the architecture of the post-Islam period have been inspired. It should be noted that one of the main components in most Iranian structures is dome, which is also a very beautiful example in the Azadi Tower.

10. Bamland and Chitgar lake

Bamland project due to the type of space and its location near Chitgar Lake, having a private pier with beautiful views of the lake during the day, especially at sunset, as well as the presence of commercial brands, specialty restaurants and coffee shops with the international standards of serving as the most professional project Tourism is considered nationally. There is also a range of recreational activities such as fishing, watching music, hiking and cycling around the lake.

Bamland-Chitgar Lake


Tajrish Bazaar

Tajrish Bazaar

11. Tajrish Bazaar

The Tajrish Bazaar, as the oldest market in northern Tehran, is one of the main elements of Tajrish Square. Due to its proximity to darband and the Saadabad complex, Niavaran and religious sites, Every day visited by a large number of domestic and foreign tourists. In the market you will find a variety of handicrafts, but perhaps the most attractive part of the market, which includes the overall color and flavor, is part of the food and its fruits and vegetables. You can find everything you need in the kitchen or have the desire to eat it.

12. Baghe Ferdows

Ferdows Garden or Baghe Ferdow is one of the most valuable and historic houses in the Shemiranat district of Tehran and in one of the old regional neighborhoods of the same name, which has remained since the Qajar Dynasty to this day and has been used since 2002 in the name of the Museum of Cinema. Many beautiful Stucco can be seen in the Baghe Ferdows. Rounded and thick pillars, decorated with artistic craftsmanship

Baghe Ferdows or Ferdows Garden

Baghe Ferdows

National Jewelry Museum

National Jewelry

13. National Jewelry Museum

The Iranian National Jewish Museum is located in the Treasury of the Central Bank of Iran and is also used as a museum. The Iranian national jewelry collection in terms of the value of historical artistic and unique is in such a situation that even the most eager experts and assessors in the world have not been able to calculate its real or approximate value. Among them you can find the diamond of the Sea of Light, Jade Narayeri, Farah Pahlavi crown, Taj Kiani, globe Jewelry Show, Qajar Peacock throne (sun throne) and Nader throne.

14. Baghe Melli

The National Gardens Entrance is one of the most valuable and beautiful buildings in the Pahlavi era in Tehran, and any domestic and foreign tourists traveling to Tehran will surely visit this most valuable spaces of the National Garden and enjoy the magnificent historic architecture of Tehran. Inside it, buildings such as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Iran, the National Library and the Museum of Ancient Iran have been built. And in parallel to this complex is 30th Tir St, one of the famous Tehran street food.

Baghe Melli entrance

Baghe Melli

Chalus road

Chalus road

15. Chalus road

Chalus road or Road 59, which is most famously known as the Chalus road, starts from the city of Karaj in the province of Alborz and ends in the city of Chalus in Mazandaran. There are various narratives about the exceptional and eye-catching of this route and its global rank. Some see this road as the most beautiful road in the world, and in another it is considered the fourth most beautiful road in the world.


16. Howz Soltan

Howz Soltan lake is located like the great mirror in the middle of Iran, which is known as the largest natural mirror in Iran. The lake after becomes a big mirror because of its surface polish, and creates unique images.The size and shape of the lake varies according to the arrival of water and rainfall in different seasons. In the event of precipitation and melting of the surrounding highlands, due to the amount of water entering, its extent is high, and in other than these times, the extent of it decreases.


Howz soltan lake

Howz soltan

About Tehran the Capital of Iran

Tehran is the largest city and capital of Iran and the capital of Tehran province. Its population is about 9 million, and it is the 25th most populated city in the world. The city's total area is 730 square kilometers. It is one of the largest cities in West Asia and the 27th largest city in the world. The city of Tehran is located in the north of Iran and south of the Alborz mountain range.

Tehran is considered the first destination for many tourists traveling to Iran. The capital of all countries is not usually the best destination for tourism in the country, but due to the presence of important organizations and institutions, museums and galleries and important cultural and artistic destinations, it is always worthwhile to see for many tourists for It's attractions.

Tehran has been the capital of Iran for over 232 years. Traveling to the capital of Iran for any reason and excuse, with a little planning and understanding of this city can be one of the best experiences of life.

Although Tehran is considered to be a busy and busy city for many people, it is interesting to know that this large and industrial city, with its many spectacular attractions, can be one of the best destinations as a destination in Nowruz.In this article, we listed for you the top rated attractions in Tehran province.