At Friendlyiran, we make it easy to travel to Iran! To summarize, you can contact us today, let us know what kind of travel experience you’re looking for, and leave the rest to us. Simply reach out to one of our friendly professionals via Email, WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, Telegram or Online chat. No matter where you are now, Friendlyiran agents are ready to advise you round-the-clock.
Of course, you’ll have the option of being driven around Iran by tour guides in their private car or van. On the other hand, if you’re not up for a road trip, Iran has plenty of other transportation options. You may be surprised to know that Iran’s transportation infrastructure is very well developed and reliable. Just like most of the world, we have trains, taxis, city buses, long distance buses, and rental cars. Plus, if you’d like to cover a long distance in a short period of time, we can show you how to take advantage of Iran’s short, economical domestic flights.
Absolutely! All over Iran, there are plenty of majestic, luxurious, 4 & 5-star hotels with staff that are waiting to treat you like royalty! Enjoy a regal lifestyle at Iranian luxury hotels that offer spas, saunas, relaxing pools, beautiful Persian gardens, impressive courtyards, decorative fountains, and of course, a fine dining experience. Feel free to search TripAdvisor for luxury hotels and find endless positive reviews from real travelers.
Based on TripAdvisor reviews, many travelers have described Iranian traditional boutique hotels as the best choice for accommodation. In Iran, boutique hotels offer an intimate experience with unique Persian architecture, local ornaments, spacious courtyards, and a tranquil atmosphere. Best of all, Iranian boutique hotels provide high customer satisfaction with an excellent value.
Nowadays, private guesthouses, homestays, and hostels are the most cost effective options for accommodation in Iran, and also the most popular and requested one! When you choose this option, you’ll experience delicious, Persian organic food and the authentic atmosphere of a small Iranian village. Close to many of these accommodations, you can visit friendly, welcoming nomad tribes in their element!
When you partner with Friendly Iran, we’ll make sure you don’t make any mistakes trying to obtain your tourist visa to visit Iran. For most nationalities, Iran offers a simple visa on arrival, which can be expedited by applying for an e-visa at least three working days ahead of your arrival. If you plan on entering Iran on an American, Canadian, or British passport, we’ve detailed your visa process here.
To avoid needing a visa to visit Iran, all nationalities can use their passport to visit visa-free zones like Qeshm, Hormoz, and Kish Islands. Additionally, people from Syria, Georgia, Bolivia, Egypt, Lebanon, Malaysia, Venezuela, Armenia, Turkey, and Azerbaijan can use their passport to travel anywhere in Iran without a visa for 15-90 days, depending on their nationality.
The visa stamp fee from the Iranian government ranges from €0 – €120, depending on nationality. At Friendly Iran, we only charge €15 to accurately file all of the paperwork for you.
Any tourists entering Iran on an American, Canadian, or British passport need to have a full-time guide while they are in Iran. Learn more here.
So easy! We’ll help you get reliable travel insurance for only €15 – €30. It’s better to let us know at least a few days ahead of your trip to Iran, but if you forget, we can still help you get travel insurance after you arrive.
After you buy travel insurance through Friendly Iran, you can turn to your tour guide or one of our employees for assistance in making an insurance claim. Coverage includes:
While it’s not required, it is recommended. Although some of the embassies ask for travel insurance while stamping the Iran tourist visa.
Absolutely! Even though much of the international media depicts Iranians as uncompromisingly hostile, nothing could be further from the truth. In fact, even though many Iranians experience economic hardship, the overall crime rate is extremely low. The overwhelming majority of Iranians are extremely kind, trusting, and sweet people who can’t wait to welcome you to their country!
Yes, absolutely! Actually, whether you’re a man or a woman, solo travel in Iran is more common than you may think. Whether you’re a solo traveler or you’re part of a group, everywhere you go, you’ll meet friendly locals and experience unforgettable hospitality that is unmatched anywhere in the world.
We are Friendly Iran – a private, trusted, successful Iranian tour and travel company. Thanks to the hard work of our passionate, friendly, professional staff, we’ve been building personalized tours for 20+ years. Since we treat each of our customers as an individual, we offer a wide variety of services ranging from visa assistance, transportation, accommodation, full service tours, and so much more. Whether you’re looking for a half-day tour, a month-long road trip, a short trip on a tight budget, an all-inclusive luxurious get-away, or anything in between, our goal is to make your dream of experiencing Iran come true!