The Vank Cathedral is a masterpiece of architecture in Isfahan. The Interior of Vank Cathedral is a true exhibition of art, representing frescos, carvings, and tiles. The paintings combine Bible stories on the dome, Persian floral ornaments on the ceilings, and Armenian national motifs on the walls. Visitors can also see scenes of the life of Armenian martyrs being tortured by Ottomans. You may spend some time here and enjoy its marvelous atmosphere.
Monday, July 26, 2021
Planning your first trip to Iran?
Tabriz city is a dream destination, it’s located on Northwestern of the country where Iran meets Turkey.
Many people have the idea that Tabriz is a friendly city due to its multi cultural people. when you enter the city you will be enchanted by the beauty of Tabriz and its people. The more you discover the city the more you will fall in love with it.
Have a dream to see this hidden gem? Contact Uppersia team
Monday, July 19, 2021
Planning and anticipating a trip can be almost as enjoyable as going on the trip itself. With a little research, planning a trip can actually give you a sense of relief and control that makes the getaway much more fun.
What excursions, tours and sight-seeing will you do? What reservations do you need to make in advance? If you have lots of questions in your mind Uppersia team is here to help you for your next trip.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Travelers are always looking for inspiration to guide their adventures. Coming up with a list of places to visit in Iran can be challenging.
What are the top tourist attractions in Iran? The most iconic sites that all travelers have on their bucket-list of things to see around Iran?
If you're looking to start your own checklist of places to visit in Iran, Uppersia helps you with eagerly.
Saturday, July 10, 2021
UNESCO World heritage site, Takht-e-Soleiman is one of the oldest zoroastrian temples in the world which is located on a hill with fortified walls. This amazing place is an archaeological site in West Azarbaijan from Sasanian Empire. It lies midway between Urmia and Hamadan, very near the town of Takab. A natural spring feed a lagoon inside the main area of the temple. There are also ruins of an even older temple from which you can have an amazing view to the main temple. Although it lies in remote zone it absolutely worth to visit
Friday, July 9, 2021
Traditional arts and crafts have formed a rich aspect with the cultural heritage of the different civilizations which were coming from the thousand years of history of Iran.
You can find marvelous and extraordinary traditional Iranian handicrafts in every corner of the country such as tiles, carpets and kilims, marbling, calligraphy, illumination and gilding, miniature work and wood carving.
Nothing beats taking home a piece of Persian art as a souvenir.
Sunday, July 4, 2021
Tiregan is one of the biggest festivals in ancient Iran. Traditionally, it is held on the 13th day of the month of Tir, (the 4th month of the Persian calendar) which corresponds to the 4th July in the Gregorian calendar. This celebration is held near water sources, and people gather there exciting and pour water on each other. It is accompanied by wishing for abundant rains and no draughts. There are other traditions related to Tiregan, and they vary in each region.
Thursday, July 1, 2021
Rich in breathtaking natural, historical, and cultural landscapes, Iran offers countless fascinating attractions to the adventurous traveler. With many mountains, rivers, and lush forests to enjoy along with remote regions to discover,the country will never cease to impress. Uppersia’s professional tour guides will show you the most beautiful landscapes in Iran that are must-visits.