Close your eyes and imagine you are walking into a big garden. You can hear the birds singing, the breath of spring wind welcoming you, and the smell of bitter orange goes deep into your heart. Open your eyes carefully just like a child who is afraid of losing its dream; Don’t be afraid. There is no way that Shiraz vanishes in front of your eyes. Feel the magical atmosphere deep in your bones.

About Shiraz

Shiraz is the fifth-most-populous city of Iran and the capital of Fars Province near the southern part of Iran. Its weather is mostly warm, even in winter you will feel like autumn. This splendid city is a major tourist attraction because of its unending beauties and the marvelous architecture you get to see in traditional houses and buildings.

Shiraz - The Glory of the Persian Empire
Hafez Tomb - Shiraz

What Shiraz Offers

Shiraz is mostly known worldwide because of its wine. However, Shiraz’s attractions are what really makes you intoxicated! The city of Shiraz is mostly about love, poetry, and history. You will be thrilled by the spectacular architecture of the Pink Mosque’s magical stained glass windows, the bitter orange trees you get to walk between in the breathtaking Narenjestan-e Ghavam, and close your eyes and ask Hafez to tell about your future while you are visiting his tomb.

Traveling to Shiraz will be one of the best experiences of your trip to Iran. You can walk inside the remains of the great history of Achaemenids, Persepolis, Necropolis, and Pasargad. This amazing rich history will make you stand in awe every step. They will make you wonder what happened to this great empire and you will start fantasizing. You can think of all the love stories, all the negotiations, and all the celebrations that have happened in this place that was once a grand palace.

Do not hesitate. Pack your bags, don’t forget your camera, and just travel to this glorious city and dive into its rich history and beauties.

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