In the recent weeks and months, the name of Iran can be heard on most media outlets for various reasons. Some of the news is falsely negative and alarming but we also had some great documentaries shown about the Persian New Year and its lovely customs practiced all throughout Iran. As mentioned in our previous article regarding “Top questions on the internet about travel safety to Iran”, the country is one of the most safest travel destinations all around the world. For tourists planning to travel to Iran in 2019, in this short article we shall cover some great reasons to visit this fantastic historical land.
1 – In 2019, Iran is one of the cheapest travel destinations
Due to the drop in the currency value of the Iranian Rial, Iran has changed into one of the best travel destinations to visit on a budget. In 2019, Iran is one of best and cheapest destinations to visit in the world and it is the perfect time for any tourist that wished to see this ancient land, to travel to Iran. Travelers seeing Iran will be surprised at what all they can do and purchase for very little and at a fraction of the cost you could find a couple of years back. Take a luxury tour of Iran with some of the cheapest costs at a relatively high level of service.
2 – Discover a wonderful range of delicious food and drinks
The food landscape in Iran is booming in 2019. All over the major cities, tourists visiting Iran shall see many local, traditional and international restaurants. These restaurants serve some of best meat dishes found anywhere in the world from traditional Persian Kebabs to well-done steaks. For tourists that prefer an international spread, many Italian, French, Mexican, Arabic and American cuisine restaurants can be seen in every neighborhood of the major cities, providing great choices for a lovely meal. Cafes and coffee shops serving mouthwatering Iranian and international pastries and cakes alongside various hot and cold beverages provide tourists with a great place to sit and relax a bit.
3 – Medical tourism at its best
For a few years now, Iran is known as one of the best destinations for medical tourism. Due to the high number of medical specialists and medical centers alongside hygienic and high quality equipment all available at low rates, Iran is one of the best in medical terms. For those interested in beauty surgeries and cosmetic treatments, Iran is among the top destinations for these kind of services.
4 – On arrival visa for most citizens of the world
Since the beginning of 2019, the Iranian government has taken some great steps to promote Iran and make it easier to visit Iran. One of these actions was the introduction of On-arrival visa for most tourists at the international airports of Iran. Tourists from most countries can easily request a visa upon entering the country and usually obtain them in less than an hour or two. This service makes it easy, fast and convenient to travel to Iran in 2019. Although at the moment citizens of the US, UK and Canada are requested to pre-obtain their visas prior to arrival in their countries. Before planning to visit Iran, check with an official Iran tour operator such as Kimia Journey to see if you can easily get an on-arrival Iran travel visa.
So as we spoke above, the year 2019 is a great time to visit Iran and enjoy the lovely range of monuments, climates, landscapes and friendly locals. Iran in 2019 is one of the safest countries to visit.