Iran is bestowed abundantly with natural beauty and historic attractions . Besides this, it is renowned for its handicraft sector.
The Persian carpets are famous not only in Iran but across the globe. The idea of where and by whom the first carpet was made is unknown ,but Persian carpets in Sassanid period were used as covering the floors.
The Iranian carpet is known for its speciality of being handmade and similarly it is knotted . In 2010, traditional skills of carpet weaving in Fars and Kashan were inscribed on Representative List of the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.