Tag: Iran

Iran eases visa on arrival for Indian travellers

As per directive issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Indian travellers can now obtain visas on arrival in all 12 international airports in Iran. Nationals of all countries, except for those from Colombia, Somalia, USA, UK, Canada, Bangladesh, Jordan, Iraq, Afghanistan and Pakistan, holding valid ordinary passports and wishing to visit Iran’s mainland, can […]

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India’s biggest travel show network TTF concludes Chennai & Bengaluru editions successfully

Facilitating the trade to meet and market their products for 29 years, TTF – the biggest travel show network in India, recently provided the much-needed opportunity to the travel industry from across India to connect and conduct business in Chennai and Bengaluru. Chennai edition of TTF garners accolades The opening event of TTF 2018 series, […]

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Chennai edition of TTF, India’s biggest travel show network, concludes on a positive note

The opening event of TTF 2018 series, India’s biggest travel show network, concluded its first leg in Chennai on an optimistic note. Close to 150 exhibitors from 8 countries and 21 Indian states and union territories showcased their destinations and varied tourism products in beautifully appointed stalls and pavilions. The three-day travel show also attracted […]

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India’s biggest travel show network, TTF 2018 series kicks-off from Chennai

  Facilitating the travel trade to meet and market their travel products, TTF, the biggest travel show network in India for 29 years, is all set to provide the right opportunity for the travel industry from across India to connect and conduct business under one roof at Chennai. Inaugurated at the Chennai Trade Centre, the […]

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Iran records 1.1 million visits in the first quarter

In the first quarter of  Iran’s current year which started on  March 21,  the country recorded 1.1 million visits. In the same period, 1.98 million Iranians travelled abroad, marking a  nine percent increase year-on-year. Iranian expats accounted for 360.200 tourists. Top four source markets for Iran during the first quarter were Iraq (246,700 tourists), Azerbaijan […]

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Iran targeting three million marine tourists in 2017

As per an official at the Department of Environment, the coastal regions of Iran have the potential of attracting as much as three million visitors every year. Parvin Farshchi, who is the Deputy for Marine Environments, said that Iran is relying on its marine and coastal tourism potentials in order to achieve its 2025 target […]

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Iran offers skiing opportunities in the Middle East

Iran has started promoting skiing possibilities in the Middle East. There are lots of huge mountains with high peaks and appropriate slopes, a terrain most suitable for different types of skiing. Ski resorts have been built for the skiers who love this sport. The highest peak of Iran is Damavand with 5671 m above sea […]

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Iran providing foreign travellers with guideline booklet

The head of the Cultural Heritage, Tourism, and Handicraft Organisation, Iran, Masoud Soltanifar announced that the country has begun providing foreign travellers with a booklet, which includes guidelines for social behaviour and codes of attire observed in the country. The booklet entitled ‘Hamrah Safar’, which literally means ‘travel companion’, would be available at Iran’s embassies […]

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Iran launches ambitious tourism plans, anticipates 20 million visitors a year

Iran’s tourism industry is anticipating rapid growth following the lifting of economic sanctions. President Hassan Rouhani’s government is taking fresh measures to ease or abolish visa requirements for most foreign visitors. Business travellers are also making their way to Tehran scoping out opportunities. More tourists also appear to be on the planes coming from Frankfurt, […]

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Iran targets 10 million tourists each year

Iran witnessed three times more tourist arrivals till now since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year, i.e. March 21, as compared to the same period last year. Commenting on the news, Iran’s First Vice President, Ishaq Jahangiri, said, “Absorbing foreign tourists play an import role in boosting the country’s economy. The government will […]

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