Travel to Iran: What to Know Before You Go

Travel to Iran: What to Know Before You Go

We get lots of questions about travel to Iran. It’s such an intriguing place, yet even seasoned travelers have their doubts about going there.

  • Isn’t it dangerous? No.
  • Don’t they hate Americans there? No.
  • Don’t women have to wear headscarves? Yes. It’s simple.
  • Can I have a glass of wine with dinner while I’m there? Sorry, no. (But there’s non-alcoholic beer.)

Your Iran Travel Questions, Answers from the ExpertsMIR has put together a list of 7 Things You Need to Know Before You Go, including info about visas, weather, how a woman needs to dress, and safety.

We (and our travelers) have found Iran to be incredibly beautiful, incredibly modern and incredibly welcoming, with world-class archaeological sites, phenomenal architecture clad in vividly-colored interwoven mosaic patterns, and friendly people.

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Travel to Iran with MIR

MIR has more than 15 years of unmatched destination expertise and travel planning experience, hand-crafting tours to Iran.

Our full service, dedication, and commitment to quality have twice earned us a place on National Geographic Adventure’s list of “Best Adventure Travel Companies on Earth.”

You can visit Iran in a number of ways: on a small group tour, on a rail journey by private train, or on an independent trip put together just the way you want it.

Chat with a MIR destination specialist about travel to Iran by phone (800-424-7289) or email today. Our team has an insider’s knowledge of what to do and see in Iran, and we would love to help you craft a tour that satisfies your curiosity about this ancient and modern country.


(Top Photo: Love from Iran. Photo credit: Ann Schneider)

PUBLISHED: October 19, 2015

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