Iran travel guide
Iran is a country in south-western of Asia and Middle East area that is located in eighteenth grade of the world with 1,648,195 (km2) extent, from viewpoint of area and also is located in eighteenth class of the world with 79,926,270 (persons) population. This country is limited from north to Azerbaijan republic, Armenia and Turkmenistan from east to Afghanistan and Pakistan and from west to Turkey and Iraq and due to being limited to Caspian Sea from north and Persian Gulf and Oman Sea from south, has control important areas of oil and gas extraction in the world.
Iran is counted an intermediate power and an important area in Middle East and large resources of its fossil fuel containing the largest natural gas square in the world and the fourth large oily resources, cause that this country is first winner in oil, petrochemical, natural gas industry. Beside these gifts, also rich cultural heritage is counted power points of this old and ancient country and one of rich countries in this field is included with having 22 universal heritages. Among universal heritage of this country, Takht-e- Jamshid, royal dome, Pasargad, Iranians gardens, aqueducts, Yazd city and Loot salt desert (brackish) can be indicated that each one has its special beauty and manifestations.