Monday, August 3, 2020

Uppersia Desert Tours

A visit to Iran is unquestionably incomplete if you miss Uppersia desert tours.
Book an exhilarating desert adventure with our professional team . Enjoy a day out in the relaxing  sand dunes of Isfahan or Yazd providences. Uppersia desert tours take you all the way to the breath-taking spots. Enjoy Amazing drive trough sand dunes, gaze at incredible view and have dinner as a native Persian. Desert camp, 4x4 dune drive and camel riding are among the most popular activities of safari tours.

Sunday, August 2, 2020

Traditional Guest House in Iran

Warm and welcoming guest houses are ideal for travellers who prefer unfussy accommodation with a personal touch. They are usually family-run, and your host will provide local recommendations and optional meals. Iran’s guesthouses are made for all kinds of travelers. So, no matter what your budget is, you will find here an accommodation according to your requirement.
 If you’d like to stay in reasonably-priced guest houses with a cosy living room and a garden contact Uppersia team.

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Natural Wonders in Iran

You are a nature lover and want to discover Iran’s most beautiful sceneries, waterfalls and walks? 
You want to relax in a four-season country?
Iran is one of the most varied countries in terms of culture, history and geographical diversity. From verdant mountain ranges and lush countrysides to eye catching scenery, it contains hundreds of UNESCO World Heritage Sites, thousands of beautiful corners and too much natural beauty to soak in in one lifetime.
What are you interested in?
Contact Uppersia tram and find great holiday ideas for your next trip in Iran.

Where is your first trip going to be when all of this is over?

Travel has helped us to understand the meaning of life and it has helped us become better people. Each time we travel, we see the world with new eyes.
Anyone else miss the feeling of getting their passport stamped?
Where is your first trip going to be when all of this is over?
Are you wanting to travel to Iran but afraid to take the next step? Contact Uppersia team and we will assist you eagerly.


Monday, July 27, 2020

Northern Iran Tours

From thousands of years of history to magnificent monuments and enough delicious food to satisfy your curiosity every waking minute, Northern Iran is stunning. Honestly, you’re going to be spoilt for choice when it comes to all the best places in the north of Iran, especially if you’re travelling around the region.
Everything you could wish for covering art, culture, heritage and history is here. Just contact Uppersia team and our colleagues will assist you.

From thousands of years of history to magnificent monuments and enough delicious food to satisfy your curiosity every waking minute, Northern Iran is stunning. Honestly, you’re going to be spoilt for choice when it comes to all the best places in the north of Iran, especially if you’re travelling around the region. Everything you could wish for covering art, culture, heritage and history is here. Just contact Uppersia team and our colleagues will assist you.
Our guests in Northern Iran

Saturday, July 25, 2020

Uppersia Photography Tour

Having a hard time deciding on your next photography escapade? 
Beautiful scenery, colourful plants, and charming animals and birds offer plenty of lovely nature photo opportunities. There are plenty of places in Iran that would enable you to practice your landscape photography skills. In fact, some of these places don’t even look like you’re in Iran. Uppersia photography Tour, will take you to some unknown spots.
The Haj Ali Darvish Teahouse, which carries the title of the world's smallest tea house, is one of the attractions of the Tehran Grand Bazaar. This miniature tea house has been in business since 1918. Persian tea comes in a variety of subtle flavours, but its defining characteristic is its deep reddish-brown colour. If you’re in the mood to explore nearly hundred-year and a big cup of tea in a small space, set your compass for Tehran, keeping in mind Uppersia team.
Uppersia photography tour

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Do you miss traveling?

We really appreciate traveling, so much more now since being at home for so long. Hoping next time we travel, we make the most of our trips.
Uppersia hopes to make you build an unforgettable trip. For us, it is not important only guide you around Iran, we want to transmit our passion and make you experience Iranian culture.
A big thanks to the professional tour guides of Uppersia team for accompanying our guests in their adventures.

We really appreciate traveling, so much more now since being at home for so long. Hoping next time we travel, we make the most of our trips. Uppersia hopes to make you build an unforgettable trip. For us, it is not important only guide you around Iran, we want to transmit our passion and make you experience Iranian culture. A big thanks to the professional tour guides of Uppersia team for accompanying our guests in their adventures.
Thanks to Uppersia tour guides for accompanying our guests

Monday, July 20, 2020

Iranian Parks

What do you want out of your vacation?
Some people love to know new cultures and others travel to relax.
If the latter category fits you, then turn your eye to Iran, where parks span the width of the country and will surely fulfil your desire for the entire summer.
After visiting some parks of Iran, our guests said that a trip to Iran is not complete without a visit to at least one Iranian park.

What do you want out of your vacation? Some people love to know new cultures and others travel to relax. If the latter category fits you, then turn your eye to Iran, where parks span the width of the country and will surely fulfil your desire for the entire summer. After visiting some parks of Iran, our guests said that a trip to Iran is not complete without a visit to at least one Iranian park.
Our guests in a park in Iran

Saturday, July 18, 2020

Are you missing traveling?

If you’re missing traveling and exploring historical monuments, you can discover many ancient ruins in Iran. Best part of traveling is learning about history and and being awed by what us humans can create. 
Isfahan would be a perfect city for history buffs. Explore “Half of the World” by Uppersia day tours.
Our guests in Naghshe Jahan Square of Isfahan

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Persian Food

Iran is a paradise for foodies. The country is famous for a variety of foods, dishes, and restaurants. You can’t miss trying the famous Persian foods when you’re visiting.
Taking Uppersia culinary food tour, is by far the best way to get to know the local favourite foods. This tour covers restaurants in Iran, street foods, sweet foods, and culinary classes.


Iran is a paradise for foodies. The country is famous for a variety of foods, dishes, and restaurants. You can’t miss trying the famous Persian foods when you’re visiting. Taking Uppersia culinary food tour, is by far the best way to get to know the local favourite foods. This tour covers restaurants in Iran, street foods, sweet foods, and culinary classes.
Our guest in a Persian restaurant 

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Golestan Palace

Golestan Palace occupies pride of place in Tehran's history. This heritage site is a complex of buildings and gardens initially built by the Qajar rulers and used as their court and residence. It was finally used by the Pahlavi dynasty as an official space largely for formal receptions.It's ended as being an amalgamation of Persian and European art and architecture. There are many buildings such as Mirror hall, Shamsol Emare, Diomand Hall, and Salam Hall in the palace and it will take a large part of the day to see it all, so keep sufficient time aside.
Golestan Palace occupies pride of place in Tehran's history. This heritage site is a complex of buildings and gardens initially built by the Qajar rulers and used as their court and residence. It was finally used by the Pahlavi dynasty as an official space largely for formal receptions.It's ended as being an amalgamation of Persian and European art and architecture. There are many buildings such as Mirror hall, Shamsol Emare, Diomand Hall, and Salam Hall in the palace and it will take a large part of the day to see it all, so keep sufficient time aside.
Our guests with Leila in Golestan Palace

Sunday, July 12, 2020

Why Do People Travel All Over the Globe?

Why do people leave their homes and voyage all over the globe?
By being exposed to new places, people and cultures, you’ll develop a wider world view. And that will make you a better-rounded global citizen. It’s a great reward and big reason why people love to travel. It helps open your mind. You realize that there’s no one way to live life. Meeting people from other places will show you that your world view isn’t the same as everyone else’s.
Why do you travel? What are your reasons?

Why do people leave their homes and voyage all over the globe? By being exposed to new places, people and cultures, you’ll develop a wider world view. And that will make you a better-rounded global citizen. It’s a great reward and big reason why people love to travel. It helps open your mind. You realize that there’s no one way to live life. Meeting people from other places will show you that your world view isn’t the same as everyone else’s. Why do you travel? What are your reasons?
Our guests in a Persian garden

Saturday, July 11, 2020

Glorious Sunset

If you ever wish to chase anything in life, let it be a glorious sunset as it never fails to impress.
Watching Spectacular summer sunset at the desert in Iran would be an unforgettable and unique experience.
Where have you seen your most memorable sunset ?
If you ever wish to chase anything in life, let it be a glorious sunset as it never fails to impress. Watching Spectacular summer sunset at the desert in Iran would be an unforgettable and unique experience. Where have you seen your most memorable sunset ?
Our guests with Leila in Salt Lake

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Naranjestan Ghavam House

Are you interested in eminent mirror work and ceiling paint? Naranjestan Qavam House would be a right choice for you.
This is a traditional and historical house located in a lovely garden called Naranjestan due to the abundance of sour orange trees. This mansion is decorated with mirrors, wood carving, tile works, and European-style painted ceilings.
Uppersia suggests to visit Qavam house and garden in spring when the sour orange blossoms flourished.
Are you interested in eminent mirror work and ceiling paint? Naranjestan Qavam House would be a right choice for you. This is a traditional and historical house located in a lovely garden called Naranjestan due to the abundance of sour orange trees. This mansion is decorated with mirrors, wood carving, tile works, and European-style painted ceilings. Uppersia suggests to visit Qavam house and garden in spring when the sour orange blossoms flourished.
Our guests with Ehsan in Narenjestan house

Monday, July 6, 2020

Agha bozrg Mosque in Kashan

Aghabozrg Mosque, a historical mosque in the center of Kashan, was built in the late 18th century.
It is famous for its symmetric pattern and attractive appearance. The beautiful dome is flanked by amazing minarets adorned with colorful tiles arranged in some geometric shapes. Its central courtyard and pool in the middle are a good example of Persian architecture.
This Mosque is a must see when visiting Kashan.

Aghabozrg Mosque, a historical mosque in the center of Kashan, was built in the late 18th century. It is famous for its symmetric pattern and attractive appearance. The beautiful dome is flanked by amazing minarets adorned with colorful tiles arranged in some geometric shapes. Its central courtyard and pool in the middle are a good example of Persian architecture. This Mosque is a must see when visiting Kashan.
Agha bozrh Mosque in Kashan

Sunday, July 5, 2020

Uppersia Free Tours

Uppersia free tours have become a favorite part of visiting historical cities for our guests. They try new food, make new friends, learn new skills and see Iran in a whole new way. This makes the big step to travel a little bot easier.
In this picture you can see the reflection of past in this antique door.

Our guests joined Shiraz free tour last year


Friday, July 3, 2020

St. Stepanous Church

St. Stepanous, the second Church of Armenians in Iran was built  in a remote area near Jolfa in 9th century.This UNESCO World Heritage Site is set against the dramatic backdrop of the surrounding hills. The elaborate brickwork on the facade of its central dome is an outstanding example of Armenian decorative tradition. This monastery is still a pilgrimage site and you can visit there while you’re in Azarbayjan province.

our guests in St. Stepanous church

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Mirror working in Golestan Palace

Mirror work can be traced back to 13th century Persia. The use of mirrors and the craft of mirror work stem from traditional Islamic beliefs—the mirrors help to trap or blind the evil eye and reflecting bad luck. 
All of the stunning mirror working elements have come hand in hand in creating a truly precious Persian Palace, indeed fit for royalty. Strolling through the different areas of Persian buildings may sometimes leave tourists wondering about the mysterious and luxurious lives that were lived here!

Mirror work can be traced back to 13th century Persia. The use of mirrors and the craft of mirror work stem from traditional Islamic beliefs—the mirrors help to trap or blind the evil eye and reflecting bad luck.  All of the stunning mirror working elements have come hand in hand in creating a truly precious Persian Palace, indeed fit for royalty. Strolling through the different areas of Persian buildings may sometimes leave tourists wondering about the mysterious and luxurious lives that were lived here!
Our guest and Reinna in Golestan Museum

Monday, June 29, 2020

Shah cheragh Holy Shrine

Iran is is considered as a holy land in the world in terms of Islamic sacred sites. You can visit some of the most stunning sacred places and heritage sites for Islam in Iran.
"Ahmad-ibn-e-moosa" famous as "sha-e-cheragh" is brother of "Imam reza" and after him and their sister,his shrine is the 3rd important shrine in iran
This is an impressive shrine in Shiraz where you are made welcome even as a non-Muslim. 
The decorative work in a mosaic of mirror glass, the inscriptions in stucco, the doors covered with panels of silver and the wide courtyard are most attractive. 
By participating in Uppersia Shiraz Free Tour, you can visit this holy shrine.

Iran is is considered as a holy land in the world in terms of Islamic sacred sites. You can visit some of the most stunning sacred places and heritage sites for Islam in Iran. "Ahmad-ibn-e-moosa" famous as "sha-e-cheragh" is brother of "Imam reza" and after him and their sister,his shrine is the 3rd important shrine in iran This is an impressive shrine in Shiraz where you are made welcome even as a non-Muslim.  The decorative work in a mosaic of mirror glass, the inscriptions in stucco, the doors covered with panels of silver and the wide courtyard are most attractive.  By participating in Uppersia Shiraz Free Tour, you can visit this holy shrine.
Our guests in Shah cheragh holy shrine

Sunday, June 28, 2020

Vank Cathedral

It was with a heavy heart that the doors of Vank Cathedral were closed during this crisis as a necessary contribution to keeping all of us healthy and safe.
The cathedral is now open for quiet contemplation and visit. God be with us and enjoy this sacred space.
Our guests in Vank Cathedral 

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Nomadic tours

We all know that Persepolis is great, but you just cannot miss the things that truly define Iran. You may know that the real & rustic beauty of this country doesn’t show itself easily.
Undoubtedly, one of the main attractions of traveling to Iran is trying nomadic lifestyle. Uppersia gives you the opportunity to visit nomad families and experience their way of life, their culture and traditions.
While in Iran, don’t miss the opportunity to experience nomadic life for a day. The simplicity but elegance of this lifestyle will leave you absolutely spellbound.

Our guests had an experience of nomadic life

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Mesr Desert in Iran

Have you ever thought about desert camping in Iran? Well, Uppersia suggests most unique and secluded desert camping sites in Iran.
Mesr desert is a great place for private overnight desert camping in Iran. Mesr definitely tends to charm anyone with its majestic landscape. 
If you are a nature lover, then you might also enjoy spending time admiring the beautiful and vast deserts. There are many things to see and indulge in if you love spending time in the great outdoors.
Have you ever thought about desert camping in Iran? Well, Uppersia suggests most unique and secluded desert camping sites in Iran. Mesr desert is a great place for private overnight desert camping in Iran. Mesr definitely tends to charm anyone with its majestic landscape.  If you are a nature lover, then you might also enjoy spending time admiring the beautiful and vast deserts. There are many things to see and indulge in if you love spending time in the great outdoors.
Our guests in Mesr Desert

Friday, June 12, 2020

Reddish Village in Iran

When visiting Iran, most travelers make a beeline for famous cities like Shiraz, Isfahan and Tehran.However, some of the country’s dreamiest holiday destinations are tiny, little-known villages off the beaten tourist track.
Abyaneh is famous for its reddish hue clay, that’s why some people called it the Red Village. The red houses of the village with its lattice windows and wooden balconies have been built on the ancient architectural style, similar to Masouleh. The roofs of some houses are used to serve as the courtyard for other houses higher up on the slope. As well, the structure of the village’s houses is in spiral shape and there is no blind alley.
Abyaneh is a dynamic tourism destination, somewhere you shouldn't miss on you way to Isfahan.

Abyane village in Isfahan province

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Happy World Handicrafts Day

June 10 marks the World Handicrafts Day, an occasion commemorating the creative works of hard-working men and women all over the globe.
Handicrafts and traditional arts reflect the identity of Iran and form a great part of the Iranian life in history and represent the culture of our country.
There are a large number of artisans working on handicrafts in Iran, particularly in the city of Shiraz and Isfahan. The major traditional arts in Iran include carpet weaving, khatam art (Persian technique of inlaying), interior decoration with mirrors, Persian rug weaving and ceramic tile art.
A broad range of Iranian handicrafts are put up for sale in the popular tourist attraction that you can buy as a souvenir.

June 10 marks the World Handicrafts Day, an occasion commemorating the creative works of hard-working men and women all over the globe. Handicrafts and traditional arts reflect the identity of Iran and form a great part of the Iranian life in history and represent the culture of our country. There are a large number of artisans working on handicrafts in Iran, particularly in the city of Shiraz and Isfahan. The major traditional arts in Iran include carpet weaving, khatam art (Persian technique of inlaying), interior decoration with mirrors, Persian rug weaving and ceramic tile art. A broad range of Iranian handicrafts are put up for sale in the popular tourist attraction that you can buy as a souvenir.
World Handicraft Day on June 10

Tuesday, June 9, 2020

National Zoorkhane Day

In Iranian culture Zoorkhaneh is a sacred place where the physical activity is combined by music and literature. Zoorkhaneh is the house of strength not only for the body but also for the soul and spirit. Having strong morality, devotion, and honorary manner is as important as having a strong body.
Pahlevani is an Iranian traditional sport dating back to Zoroastrianism that athletes train rigorously with live music and poems of Shahnameh, the masterpiece epic book of Ferdowsi.
Iran celebrates National Zoorkhane Day on June 9th to show that Pahlevani is not only about the physical fitness but also courtesy and generosity.

In Iranian culture Zoorkhaneh is a sacred place where the physical activity is combined by music and literature. Zoorkhaneh is the house of strength not only for the body but also for the soul and spirit. Having strong morality, devotion, and honorary manner is as important as having a strong body. Pahlevani is an Iranian traditional sport dating back to Zoroastrianism that athletes train rigorously with live music and poems of Shahnameh, the masterpiece epic book of Ferdowsi. Iran celebrates National Zoorkhane Day on June 9th to show that Pahlevani is not only about the physical fitness but also courtesy and generosity.
A cultural Zoorkhane in Iran

Monday, June 8, 2020

Traditional Restaurant in Iran

One of the best ways to understand a place besides  its history, people and geography, is its foods.
Iran is an incredible, untapped culinary treasure in Asia which has exploded with a variety of restaurants serving traditional Persian food.  
These iconic restaurants offer local cuisine and dishes. Tasty dishes include traditional Kebab, Iranian rice and beef stew.
Iran is a paradise for foodies and dining out is one of the most popular things to do as a tourist. While you’re in Iran, taste our local food.
One of the best ways to understand a place besides  its history, people and geography, is its foods. Iran is an incredible, untapped culinary treasure in Asia which has exploded with a variety of restaurants serving traditional Persian food.   These iconic restaurants offer local cuisine and dishes. Tasty dishes include traditional Kebab, Iranian rice and beef stew. Iran is a paradise for foodies and dining out is one of the most popular things to do as a tourist. While you’re in Iran, taste our local food.
Our guests with Reinna in a traditional restaurant 

Saturday, June 6, 2020

Happy World Environment Day

Happy World Environment Day!
A Pleasant environment starts with us.
Let’s be kind to every part of nature and everything that lives. It’s our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and conserve to the world that we live in.

Happy World Environment Day! A Pleasant environment starts with us. Let’s be kind to every part of nature and everything that lives. It’s our collective and individual responsibility to preserve and conserve to the world that we live in.
Happy World Environment Day

Monday, June 1, 2020

Visit Iran in Summer

The good news for travelers is that there is no single best time of year to travel to Iran. Yet this makes it difficult to decide when to visit, as each of Iran’s seasons has its own special highlights!
Iran is truly a year-round destination. Iran really is stunning in all 4 seasons, with a bit of planning summer is a beautiful time to visit the county. The weather varies so much around the country that it really is possible to experience sunny and cold weather in a one-week trip.
What’s your idea about visiting Iran in summer?

The good news for travelers is that there is no single best time of year to travel to Iran. Yet this makes it difficult to decide when to visit, as each of Iran’s seasons has its own special highlights! Iran is truly a year-round destination. Iran really is stunning in all 4 seasons, with a bit of planning summer is a beautiful time to visit the county. The weather varies so much around the country that it really is possible to experience sunny and cold weather in a one-week trip. What’s your idea about visiting Iran in summer?
Our guests visited Iran last summer

Saturday, May 30, 2020

Street Music in Iran

Many street musicians have become a tourist attraction in their own right, known for creating a lively and melodic atmosphere.
As one of the oldest cities in Iran, Isfahan has some of the country’s most deeply entrenched musical traditions. Street musicians often play an important role in religious ceremonies but there’s also a spontaneous nature to the music that fills Isfahan’s streets. While you’re in Isfahan, you can visit traditional bazaar ,as a music lover's spot, and just a few minutes spend on this legendary place.

Many street musicians have become a tourist attraction in their own right, known for creating a lively and melodic atmosphere. As one of the oldest cities in Iran, Isfahan has some of the country’s most deeply entrenched musical traditions. Street musicians often play an important role in religious ceremonies but there’s also a spontaneous nature to the music that fills Isfahan’s streets. While you’re in Isfahan, you can visit traditional bazaar ,as a music lover's spot, and just a few minutes spend on this legendary place.
Street music in Iran

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Abarkooh Ice House

The brick ice house is beside the main road through Abarkuh, a small town between Shiraz and Yadz. 
This conical shape ice house, which is made of clay
 is an excellent example of how the locals were able to survive harsh desert conditions for thousands of years. It is beautifully preserved structure, including the walls nearby that were part of the system to enable bowls of water to freeze overnight in winter. The ice was then dropped into the dome over successive nights and weeks to provide ice during summer. You can enjoy visiting this authentic building for free.
The brick ice house is beside the main road through Abarkuh, a small town between Shiraz and Yadz.  This conical shape ice house, which is made of clay  is an excellent example of how the locals were able to survive harsh desert conditions for thousands of years. It is beautifully preserved structure, including the walls nearby that were part of the system to enable bowls of water to freeze overnight in winter. The ice was then dropped into the dome over successive nights and weeks to provide ice during summer. You can enjoy visiting this authentic building for free.
Our guests in Abarkooh Ice house

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Post corona trip

How many times have you left your trip plans to the last minute? The current ban on travelling offers the chance to have a good look around and find the trip you really want to do.
This current enforced travel sabbatical offers an unparalleled opportunity to really research your destination and make sure you get the absolute most out of your first post-coronavirus adventure.
Whether you are backpacking, traveling on a mid-range budget, or have an unlimited spending account, Uppersia helps you to make the most of you trip and have a wonderful travel experience.
How many times have you left your trip plans to the last minute? The current ban on travelling offers the chance to have a good look around and find the trip you really want to do. This current enforced travel sabbatical offers an unparalleled opportunity to really research your destination and make sure you get the absolute most out of your first post-coronavirus adventure. Whether you are backpacking, traveling on a mid-range budget, or have an unlimited spending account, Uppersia helps you to make the most of you trip and have a wonderful travel experience.
Our female guests in a traditional restaurant 

Saturday, May 23, 2020

Prayers for those with the Coronavirus

Prayers for those with the Coronavirus, those who care for them, and those who are suffering from anxiety during this stressful time.

Prayers for those with the Coronavirus, those who care for them, and those who are suffering from anxiety during this stressful time.
Our guest in Nasir Mosque

Friday, May 22, 2020

Samosa is a popular Persian food

Samboose is a popular dish in many parts of the world. A Samboose is called Samosa in English as well. The triangular shaped flaky pastry filled with spicy potato, chicken or lamb. However, you will also find chicken samosas, or seafood samosas.
It is a popular snack not only in Iran but in several countries of the world. While you’re in Iran, don’t forget to taste this yummy street food.

Samboose is a popular dish in many parts of the world. A Samboose is called Samosa in English as well. The triangular shaped flaky pastry filled with spicy potato, chicken or lamb. However, you will also find chicken samosas, or seafood samosas. It is a popular snack not only in Iran but in several countries of the world. While you’re in Iran, don’t forget to taste this yummy street food.
Samboosa is a popular Iranian food

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Happy International Museum Day

International Museum Day is a global day celebration that takes place annually on May 18. The International Museum Day is celebrated each year with a different theme. The theme for International Museum Day 2020 is Museums for Equality: Diversity and Inclusion. This year, however, the fortieth anniversary of International Museum Day is different for museums that remain shut down in countries dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Where is the first museum you plan to visit after lockdown?

International Museum Day is a global day celebration that takes place annually on May 18. The International Museum Day is celebrated each year with a different theme. The theme for International Museum Day 2020 is Museums for Equality: Diversity and Inclusion. This year, however, the fortieth anniversary of International Museum Day is different for museums that remain shut down in countries dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. Where is the first museum you plan to visit after lockdown?
Our guests in Ancient Museum of Iran 

Monday, May 18, 2020

commemoration of Omar Khayyam

May 17 is dedicated to the commemoration of Omar Khayyam in the Iranian solar calendar; the calendar which Khayyam has invented himself. 
Omar Khayyam was a Persian philosopher, mathematician, astronomer, and poet of 12th century BC. Khayyam is recognized worldwide as one of the most revered Persian poets, best-known for his collection of quatrains.There are several translations of Khayyam's quatrains available in various languages including English, German, Dutch, French, Italian, Danish and Arabic. 
He passed away in Neiyshapur and buried in the city where his mausoleum is a masterpiece of Islamic-Iranian architecture and it is visited by many people every year.

May 17 is dedicated to the commemoration of Omar Khayyam in the Iranian solar calendar; the calendar which Khayyam has invented himself.  Omar Khayyam was a Persian philosopher, mathematician, astronomer, and poet of 12th century BC. Khayyam is recognized worldwide as one of the most revered Persian poets, best-known for his collection of quatrains.There are several translations of Khayyam's quatrains available in various languages including English, German, Dutch, French, Italian, Danish and Arabic.  He passed away in Neiyshapur and buried in the city where his mausoleum is a masterpiece of Islamic-Iranian architecture and it is visited by many people every year.
Khayam tomb in Neyshabour 

Sunday, May 17, 2020

American Travelers in Iran

Packed with over 5,000 years of history, Iran is a destination everyone must experience at least once in their lifetime. From the ancient Persian Empire to the Zoroastrians temples, the countless mosques, and even the modern cities like Tehran, there is so much to see that one visit will not be enough.
Our American guests who visited Iran last year believed that Iran is extremely safe, with the friendliest people you’ve ever met who go out of their way to make sure you’re safe and having a good time.   Traveling solo is safe, but as Americans, you will be traveling on a tour since it is required, so that’s even another safety layer. The visa process is more complicated than in many other countries, but Uppersia helps you get your visa by guiding you every step of the way.
Packed with over 5,000 years of history, Iran is a destination everyone must experience at least once in their lifetime. From the ancient Persian Empire to the Zoroastrians temples, the countless mosques, and even the modern cities like Tehran, there is so much to see that one visit will not be enough. Our American guests who visited Iran last year believed that Iran is extremely safe, with the friendliest people you’ve ever met who go out of their way to make sure you’re safe and having a good time.   Traveling solo is safe, but as Americans, you will be traveling on a tour since it is required, so that’s even another safety layer. The visa process is more complicated than in many other countries, but Uppersia helps you get your visa by guiding you every step of the way.
our American guest with Reza in a traditional restaurant 

Saturday, May 16, 2020

Happy International Day of Family

The International Day of Families, annually held on May 15, celebrates the importance of families, people, societies and cultures around the world. 
All family memories are the best times that we spent together. In the Land of Hospitality , every day can be an adventure. Rich history, green nature and mouthwatering cuisine, make the country a perfect spot for family adventures. Thanks to the constant temperatures and endless sunny days you can come and play at any time during the school holidays. 
Uppersia members are waiting to create your perfect tour to one of the best family holiday destinations, Iran at the most convenient time.
The International Day of Families, annually held on May 15, celebrates the importance of families, people, societies and cultures around the world.  All family memories are the best times that we spent together. In the Land of Hospitality , every day can be an adventure. Rich history, green nature and mouthwatering cuisine, make the country a perfect spot for family adventures. Thanks to the constant temperatures and endless sunny days you can come and play at any time during the school holidays.  Uppersia members are waiting to create your perfect tour to one of the best family holiday destinations, Iran at the most convenient time.
Family trip to Iran

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Traditional Restaurant in Iran

When visiting for the first time, it can sometimes be overwhelming trying to figure out where to eat in Iran. More importantly, where, exactly, you should go to find the best traditional Persian food in Iran. For food lovers, a trip to Iran is the stuff of bucket list fantasy. Built around a particular theme, traditional restaurants take you to an old world altogether with their ambiance, music and food. Uppersia offers Culinary Tour to taste Iranian foods in every single corner of Iran.
When visiting for the first time, it can sometimes be overwhelming trying to figure out where to eat in Iran. More importantly, where, exactly, you should go to find the best traditional Persian food in Iran. For food lovers, a trip to Iran is the stuff of bucket list fantasy. Built around a particular theme, traditional restaurants take you to an old world altogether with their ambiance, music and food. Uppersia offers Culinary Tour to taste Iranian foods in every single corner of Iran.
Our guests in traditional restaurant

Monday, May 11, 2020

Explore Nature by Uppersia

Are you crazy about untouched nature? Uppersia team offers fantastic suburb tours and takes you directly to the most iconic spots in nature. You’ll definitely take back something new and different of our beautiful country.
Because we want you to have extraordinary experience, we usually arrange a private tour for a cheaper price with experienced guides who is professional and also are prepared to go the extra mile to ensure your vacation experience is wonderful.


Are you crazy about untouched nature? Uppersia team offers fantastic suburb tours and takes you directly to the most iconic spots in nature. You’ll definitely take back something new and different of our beautiful country. Because we want you to have extraordinary experience, we usually arrange a private tour for a cheaper price with experienced guides who is professional and also are prepared to go the extra mile to ensure your vacation experience is wonderful.
Our guest in nature tour

Saturday, May 9, 2020

Family Trip

Family travel gives the whole family an opportunity to spend quality time together and visit new places and create lifelong memories. This is why it’s always a great idea to take a little time away from work and spend some time to travel with your family. If you have never taken your family on a vacation, Iran would be a great spot to be explored by members of family.
Members of this lovely family visited Iran last year

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Ancient Museum of Iran

Tehran and its magnificent "National Museum of Iran"! The museum is formed by two complexes: the "Museum of Ancient Iran" and the "Museum of the Islamic Era" .
Museum of Ancient Iran has a focus on archeological artifacts and presents the wide range of ancient relics. Accordingly artifacts come from Shush, Islamabad, Persepolis, where pieces of evidence of ancient civilization were found. The collection includes stone tools , which belongs to Stone Age and more than 30000 years old. Probably the most exciting and shocking item of the museum is the Salt Man from Zanjan which was found in a salt mine. 
2.500 years of history await you! Enjoy 😉
Our guests in Ancient Museum of Iran

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Horse Riding in Nomad Tours

Besides a cultural and historical travel to Iran, Uppersia suggests you to have an adventure trip and spend a night in nomad tents. Stay in an old caravanserai in the middle of a desert, adventure through the mountains or ride with Persian Horses into the heart of untouched lands. Horseback riding in Iran provides a good chance for those who highly spirited and like to experience different things in life. It can take place in Fars province. You can get the opportunity of a lifetime- ride the world’s original hot-blooded horses, and visit Nomads tradition, carpets, clothes lifestyle and ceremonies and joying their hospitality and food.

Besides a cultural and historical travel to Iran, Uppersia suggests you to have an adventure trip and spend a night in nomad tents. Stay in an old caravanserai in the middle of a desert, adventure through the mountains or ride with Persian Horses into the heart of untouched lands. Horseback riding in Iran provides a good chance for those who highly spirited and like to experience different things in life. It can take place in Fars province. You can get the opportunity of a lifetime- ride the world’s original hot-blooded horses, and visit Nomads tradition, carpets, clothes lifestyle and ceremonies and joying their hospitality and food.
Horse riding in nomad tours

Sunday, May 3, 2020

Tabatabaee House in Kashan

Tabatabaei Historical House is one of the most popular attractions of Kashan. Being built in the 19th century, this house is an outstanding reflection of the lifestyle of Kashan wealthy families. Tabatabaei House demonstrates all the typical features of Persian architecture and is a must-see while visiting Kashan.
Tabatabaei Historical House is one of the most popular attractions of Kashan. Being built in the 19th century, this house is an outstanding reflection of the lifestyle of Kashan wealthy families. Tabatabaei House demonstrates all the typical features of Persian architecture and is a must-see while visiting Kashan.
Tabatabee House in Kashan

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Happy National Persian Gulf Day.

Happy National Persian Gulf Day.
 29 April, 1621 is the anniversary of the victory over Portuguese troops during a war in the Persian Gulf. Shah Abas of Safavid with the help of English troops took back the Hormoz Island from Portuguese and forced them out of the Hormoz strait and Persian Gulf. The Persian Gulf has an ancient and unique history and culture that can be seen in the people who lived by it.
Happy National Persian Gulf Day.  29 April, 1621 is the anniversary of the victory over Portuguese troops during a war in the Persian Gulf. Shah Abas of Safavid with the help of English troops took back the Hormoz Island from Portuguese and forced them out of the Hormoz strait and Persian Gulf. The Persian Gulf has an ancient and unique history and culture that can be seen in the people who lived by it.
Happy National Persian Gulf Day.

Sunday, April 26, 2020

Agriculture in Iran

Iran has one of the most diverse climates of any country in the world, with a wide variation in farming conditions.
Did you know that, Wheat is the most important grain in Iran and accounts for 70 percent of the grain production.


Iran has one of the most diverse climates of any country in the world, with a wide variation in farming conditions. Did you know that, Wheat is the most important grain in Iran and accounts for 70 percent of the grain production.
Agriculture in Iran

Friday, April 24, 2020

Happy World book Day

Happy World Book Day. 
These days, it’s the best time to curl up with a good book. Look at your bookshelf and pick up a book that you have been meaning to read for a while, cause today we will discover our hidden gems of all times.
What are some of your all-time favorite books?


Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Happy Earth Day

It’s Earth Day today. This day has now grown to a global movement embraced by over 190 countries i.e Iran.
Now more than ever, we should use this time to help protect our planet and people. As a traveler, we should be very responsible and respectful to the places we visit and honor others home.
We’re excited to hear how you look after the Earth in the world’s first stay-at-home environment.


It’s Earth Day today. This day has now grown to a global movement embraced by over 190 countries i.e Iran. Now more than ever, we should use this time to help protect our planet and people. As a traveler, we should be very responsible and respectful to the places we visit and honor others home. We’re excited to hear how you look after the Earth in the world’s first stay-at-home environment.
Earth Day

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Happy World Food Travel Day

Happy World Food Travel Day.
This day is dedicated to the value of our culinary culture. To honor this occasion we’d like to greet all food loving travelers and invite you to join Uppersia Culinary Tour at the most convenient time. Our guests and guides love this tour and we’ve done it probably hundreds of times already.
We hope to see you soon in Iran and taste world-famous Persian food.

Happy World Food Travel Day.
Our guest joined Uppersia Culinary Tour

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Let’s keep social distancing

Breathtaking spots in Iran are resting and waiting just like we are. Every spot on Earth will remain the same. Just we have to act by staying at home or at least keeping our distance and taking care of each other.

Let’s keep social distancing 

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Book cafe in Iran

What do we need apart from a hot cup of coffee, and our favourite book? For all the bibliophiles , who like nothing more than to cuddle up with a good book, there are many book cafes in Iran that can give you just the right ambiance and a vast collection of books to enjoy from.
You have a wall full of books to browse through. You can pick one up and start reading while you wait for your meal to arrive.
Where is your favorite book cafe to have a perfect date ?


What do we need apart from a hot cup of coffee, and our favourite book? For all the bibliophiles , who like nothing more than to cuddle up with a good book, there are many book cafes in Iran that can give you just the right ambiance and a vast collection of books to enjoy from. You have a wall full of books to browse through. You can pick one up and start reading while you wait for your meal to arrive.
Our female guests in a book cafe