Iran is heir to one of the world's oldest civilizations beginning with the formation of the Proto-Elamite and Elamite kingdoms in 3200–2800 BC
Iran has a visa validity of 3 months ((airport visa)) so getting a tourist visa to Iran is a simple procedure. Approved Iranian travel agents can apply and get visas for all.
The Iranian rial (﷼ in Persian) but symbolized internationally as IRR is the currency of Iran; however prices are often quoted in toman (تومان). One toman is equal to ten rials. USD1 and €1 could get you about 30,000 and 40,000 rials respectively.
Meal times in Iran vary considerably from those in Europe and North America. Lunch can be served 12:00-15:00 and dinner is often eaten after 20:00. The importation and consumption of alcohol is strictly banned...
Perhaps the most visible mark of Iran's Islamic leanings is the conservative dress expected of its citizens. Although normal Western-style clothing is acceptable in private homes, when in public women are required to cover their hair
Humans have inhabited the area that makes up modern Iran since the Stone Age.