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Iran, due to it's historical background and sustainable social and cultural evolution, has a lot of diverse worth-seeing sites which satisfy all  kinds of tourists with different tastes. Every tourist,  whatever his  incentive,  may find  many  spectacular places based on his taste.  It should not be forgotten that the best way for recognition of  every country  and  its  people is

direct contact with them.

Remained historical monuments, which belong to different periods of human settlement in the plateau of Iran, along with diverse natural, coastal, mountainous, and nomadic landscapes, make a coordinated and attractive combination for every tourist.

The  ancient  Iranian  culture,  which  is reflected in historical and  architectural  heritage,  has  brought  about  many worth seeing - places. The  culture  of  today’s  Iran  is  a  perfect aggregate of near and far past of this territory and everybody can  satisfy  his intellectual and aesthetic needs according to his taste  through visiting this wide and rich country. The existing  historical monuments in Persepolis, Passargad, Susa, Hamedan,  Kermanshah,  Firoozabad  and  many  other ancient centers of Iranian civilization, are  the incentives enough for visiting this country.

The natural environment of Iran,  with  more  than 2,500 kilometers of coasts and water borders as well as high mountains of Alborz and Zagross supplies  high  recreational and tourism potentials. The shores of the Caspian Sea in  the north  and the coasts of the Persian Gulf and Sea of Oman  in the south are suitable places as recreational resort in summer and winter. The islands of the Persian Gulf like Kish, with suitable shores and beaches as  well  as  pleasant

sunshine may be used in vacations even in winters. There are daily and regular flights to this region from  several  parts  of the country as well as suitable accommodation facilities. The mountains and mountain slopes in Iran, along with economic value  for  nomads,  are summer residence of urban dwellers as well as suitable places for winter and mountain sports.

The desert regions of Iran have their own tourism attractions, which are very interesting.  Persepolis,  Naghsh-e-Rostam,  Tagh Bostan and Bistoon for their religious ceremonies and rituals.  The old Azargoshasb fire-temple in Takht-e-Solayman and frire -temple in Yazd are other sacred places of Zoroastrians.              

Armenians travel to Tatawoos Church, located in Siah Cheshmeh close to Makoo, in summers for pilgrimage. In addition to 13 churches in Jolfa (Isfahan city), which are sacred places for Armenians, many other historical churches in other parts of the country may be pointed out like many old churches in Azarbaijan (of which the most beautiful is St. Stephan Church), Salinas, and Makoo. the most important place of pilgrimage of the Jews is the tomb of Ester and Mardkhay in Hamedan.