Iran’s capital, Tehran, is not only a modern political center of the country, but also a city full of ancient history, bazaars, museums and palaces. This metropolitan is located in the north, below Mount Damavand and the Caspian Sea.
In the central district, you can visit the most of Qajar monuments like the only UNESCO World Heritage Site of Tehran, Golestan Palace, a spectacular place you can visit the combination of Persian art, history and architecture. Then after walking for just minutes you can reach Tehran Grand bazaar, you can find amazing souvenirs and handicrafts to buy and also delicious Iranian dishes are waiting for you in traditional restaurants.
Iran National Museum is also close to the center representing both Iran’s ancient history and Islamic era. There are also many other attractions dates back to the Qajar dynasty in Tehran, like the houses of scholars such as Kazemi house and Moghaddam Museum.
In north of Tehran you’ll visit most of Pahlavi palaces like Niavaran and Saadabad Complex and also another famous bazaar of Tehran named “Tajrish Bazaar”.
Enjoy your time in Tehran, the great and lively capital of Iran.