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Travel Guide of Tehran Province in Iran by Influencers and Travelers


Tehran Province is one of the 31 provinces of Iran. It covers an area of 18,814 square kilometres and is located to the north of the central plateau of Iran.


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1 - Azadi Tower

The Azadi Tower, formerly known as the Shahyad Tower, is a monument located on Azadi Square in Tehran, Iran. It is one of the landmarks of Tehran, marking the west entrance to the city, and is part of the Azadi Cultural Complex, which also includes an underground museum.

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2 - Golestan Palace

The Golestan Palace is the former royal Qajar complex in Iran's capital city, Tehran. One of the oldest historic monuments in the city of Tehran, and of world heritage status, the Golestan Palace belongs to a group of royal buildings that were once enclosed within the mud-thatched walls of Tehran's arg.

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3 - DarAbad

Darabad-e Shahzadeh is a village in Tabadkan Rural District, in the Central District of Mashhad County, Razavi Khorasan Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 1,631, in 430 families.

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4 - Milad Tower

Milad Tower, also known as the Tehran Tower, is a multi-purpose tower in Tehran, Iran. It is the sixth-tallest tower and the 24th-tallest freestanding structure in the world.

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5 - Karaj

Karaj is the capital of Alborz Province, Iran, and effectively a suburb of Tehran. Although the county hosts a population around 1.97 million, as recorded in the 2016 census, most of the 1,419 km² county is rugged mountain, the urban area is the fourth-largest in Iran, after Tehran, Mashhad, and Isfahan.

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6 - Parand

Parand is a planned city in Robat Karim County, Tehran Province, Iran. Its toponym means "natural silk".

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7 - شهر ری، Tehran

Tehran is the capital of Iran and Tehran Province. With a population of around 8.7 million in the city and 15 million in the larger metropolitan area of Greater Tehran, Tehran is the most populous city in Iran and Western Asia, and has the second-largest metropolitan area in the Middle East.

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8 - Shahryar

Shahriar is a city and capital of Shahriar County, Tehran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 328,190, in 51,814 families.

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9 - District 22

District 22, also known as Municipality of District 22, is one of 22 central districts of Tehran County in Tehran Province, Iran. As of 2010 census, its population was 128,958, in 38,136 families.

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10 - Mahdi Street

Valiasr Street or Pahlavi Street is a tree-lined street in Tehran, Iran, dividing the metropolis into western and eastern parts built in 1922 to 1927, considering the end of asphalt plan it ended in 1933.

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Tajrish is a city in Shemiranat County, Tehran Province, Iran, which has since been absorbed into Tehran. The Tajrish neighbourhood is located along the northern edge of Tehran.

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12 - Azadi Square

The Azadi Square, formerly known as Shahyad Square, is a mainly green city square in Tehran, Iran. It hosts as its centerpiece the Azadi Tower.

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13 - Mellat Park

Mellat Park, literally the Nation Park, is an urban park in northern Tehran, Iran. It is one of the city's largest green spaces, situated adjacent to Valiasr Street at the foot of the Alborz mountains to the east, extending to Chamran Expressway and Seoul Street to the west.

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14 - Taleghani Park

The Tabi'at Bridge is the largest pedestrian overpass in Tehran, Iran. The 270-metre bridge connects two public parks — Taleghani Park and Abo-Atash Park — by spanning Modarres Expressway, one of the main highways in northern Tehran.

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15 - Tehran

Tehran is a city in Tehran Province and the capital of Iran. With a population of around 9 million in the city and 15 million in the larger metropolitan area of Greater Tehran, Tehran is the most populous city in Iran and Western Asia, and has the second-largest metropolitan area in the Middle East, after Cairo.

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16 - سرخه حصار، Tehran

Tehranpars or Tehran Pars is an absorbed city inside the Greater Tehran Area and is located in the north east area of the city.

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17 - Fasham

Fasham is a city and capital of Rudbar-e Qasran District, in Shemiranat County, Tehran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 6,895, in 2,019 families.

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Darband, formerly a village close to Tajrish, Shemiran, is a neighborhood inside Tehran's metropolitan limits. It is the beginning of a popular hiking trail into Mount Tochal, which towers over Tehran.

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19 - Lavasan

Lavasan is an affluent town in Shemiranat County, Tehran Province, Iran. At the 2011 census, its population was 28,558, in 7,645 families. The Jajrood River flows through Lavasan. Situated 11 kilometers northeast of Tehran, Lavasan is known for its excellent weather and the luxurious mansions.

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20 - Vardij

Vardij is a village in Sulqan Rural District, Kan District, Tehran County, Tehran Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 281, in 77 families. This village is very popular for its stone giants. The stones of mountains are look like giant human head.

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Tehran is a must-see, as the gateway to Iran. 

A jewel of the Middle East, Iran is an authentic destination, far from mass tourism, which guarantees travellers beautiful cultural and human encounters. 
Between its ancient cities, its desert and mountainous landscape, its jewels of Persian architecture and its ancestral traditions, Iran keeps all its promises. 
Located on the Silk Road, Iran is a land full of history and incredibly well-preserved remains such as the superb site of Persepolis, the true cradle of the Persian world. 
A trip to Iran means discovering mythical cities with breathtaking monuments like Tehran.

The capital is located at the foot of the Elbourz mountains and is a bustling metropolis that combines modernity and tradition. 
Perched between 1050 and 1950 metres above sea level, the "city on the slopes" is often overlooked by travellers, yet it is full of gems that are well worth a visit.

The visit begins with the discovery of the Golestan Palace, former royal palace of the Qajar dynasty, a true architectural marvel with a mixture of Persian and Western styles. 

In the north of the city, the mosque of Imam Zadeh Saleh dazzles both for the richness of its interior ornaments and for the fine details of its facades. 
The Azadi Tower, the city's landmark, symbol of revolution and freedom, was inaugurated in 1971 to celebrate the 2500th anniversary of the Persian Empire. 

The visit continues with the discovery of the National Museum of Iran which traces the history of the city since antiquity. 
The Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini, a burial complex of an icon of the 1979 Iranian revolution, is also a must-see. 

You can't leave Tehran without visiting its Grand Bazaar. A unique atmosphere and ambiance where you will find spices, Persian carpets, cakes, handicrafts, sweets and a thousand other wonders that will delight all your senses.

Also, for an exceptional view of Tehran, take the cable car to the top of Mount Tochal, perched at an altitude of 3940 metres. A 7.5km ride in a cable car guarantees an incredible experience.

If you are looking for a destination full of history and breathtaking, don't hesitate and go to Tehran.

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How to get to Tehran Province?

To get to Tehran, simply land at the city's airport, the Imam Khomeni Airport of Tehran (IKIA).













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