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18 steps to visit Iran
How to Visit Iran

If you are looking for a destination to spend your holidays there Iran can be a good choice. As Iran is less familiar to most of us it can seems a little bit confusing. But do not worry at all, Iran is a worthy country. Here are some tips guiding you to go there and enjoy your trip. to visit Iran 1.jpg

Do some intense Google search for accurate sources, whether they are travel

companies or personal accounts. to visit Iran 2.jpg

Try to figure out the costs involved. If you want to go with a prearranged tour, then

you might as well contact multiple sources and compare the fares. to visit Iran 3.jpg

Try to contact the travel companies inside Iran for better prices. It might save you

up to 60% overall. to visit Iran4.jpg

 If you are American, you need to be in a guided tour.

You can arrange your own private tour without the need to be included in a big group.

Almost all other nationalities can travel in and out Iran freely without need to bepart of a

If you want to travel independently and are not American(Americans need to be in a

prearranged guided tour) then you should try to get your visa from a travel agency

in Iran. It usually costs around 50$. to visit Iran5.jpg

  Buy a travel guidebook.

These really help with the overall planning process and can help you estimate prices. to visit Iran 6.jpg

You can book your hotels on the spot. Most hotels in Iran will accept you

without a reservation(unless you're planning on 4-5 star hotel)

The average hotel fare for a room in Iran costs around 20$ in 1-star hotel, 30$ in 2-star

hotel, 40-50$ in a 3-star hotel, 50-90 in a 4-star and 100-250 in 5 star hotel. These

fares are per night and can be divided in half if you go with a friend.

    Single rooms are 30% cheaper. to visit Iran 7.jpg

Use the bus. Royal Safar, Tavoni #1 and Seiro Safar all provide good services at a very

low cost(around 1$ per 100KM) to visit Iran 8.jpg

 Make a list of where you want to visit by looking up in Internet.

Use guidebook first and then maybe other sources such as irangazette. to visit Iran 9.jpg
 Get a guide, if you need, by asking from your hotel reception. to visit Iran 10.jpg
  If you need a car, ask your hotel. It is safer. to visit Iran 11.jpg

 Try to improvise. Go to the countryside and villages. Hike, ski and take as many photos

as you want. to visit Iran 12.jpg

Accept the invitations that you might get from people on the street, if they want to

invite you to their homes.

It is quite unusual based on the western culture to do that. But in the east, that is what

people do all the time for strangers. You get so much hospitality, friendship and good food

and that probably you don’t want to go back to your hotel any more. to visit Iran 13.jpg

 Bring your Cell phone and use it there, you can get local SIM cards for 5$.

It is cheap and gives you tons of minutes. to visit Iran 14.jpg

 Bring your laptop, if you are really need it , but you should know that is going to be

a hassle since there are tons of computers all over the place Hotel, Cafe nets, Shops

...etc to visit Iran 15.jpg

 Open a Google mail and upload your photos as you travel into Google by attaching

them to a letter and send it to yourself. to visit Iran 16.jpg
 Bring a slim camera, instead OF a chunky one. to visit Iran 17.jpg
 For clothes, you need to dress conservatively. to visit Iran 18.jpg

 Use LonelyPlanet forum for asking your questions from people who already have

traveled to Iran.



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