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Iran Visa Information All foreign visitors require a visa to enter Iran except for citizens of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Bolivia, Slovenia and Turkey. If you plan to visit Iran for less than 30 days and would like to get a tourist visa, the nationals of 50 countries holding an ordinary passport, visiting mainland Iran can obtain their 30 days tourist visa upon arrival. This list of countries not needing a visa is subject to change, please [...]

Level of Difficulty To give you an indication of the difficulty of our trips, we have graded our adventures into four categories: Easy, Moderate, Challenging and Strenuous. We take many factors into consideration in these gradings, including distances covered, terrain, altitude, weather conditions and vehicle support. Easy: Suitable for most people in good health. These trips generally include short       days with around 2–3 hours of activity on good paths and at low altitudes. Moderate: A reasonable level of fitness is [...]

Travel Insurance Travel Insurance is compulsory on all Adventure Iran trips and is a condition of booking with Adventure Iran. When selecting a travel insurance policy we require that at a minimum you are covered for medical expenses including emergency repatriation. We strongly recommend that the policy also covers personal liability, cancellation, curtailment and loss of luggage and personal effects. This will not only guarantee you peace of mind while you travel with Adventure Iran but also covers [...]

How to Book Please read the following before you book a trip with Adventure Iran If you have any questions regarding how to book, how your trip will be organised or what is included in the services provided by Adventure Iran, do not hesitate to contact us. Please note that our trips are by nature active and often in remote areas. It is therefore very important that you understand exactly what is involved and are confident that you [...]

Step 3: Review Terms and conditions    Travel Terms and Conditions RESERVATION INFORMATION AND CONDITIONS: A non-refundable deposit of €250 Euros is required at the time of trip reservation, in order to secure a space. A detailed itinerary, along with pre-departure, final balance, and "what to bring" information will be e-mailed to you upon receipt of your deposit. Rendezvous instructions and final trip details will be sent about 2 weeks before departure. The balance is due 60 days [...]

Step 4: Making Reservations and/or Booking with us.   If the trip that you need is more than 60 days in the future you can make a reservation by paying a non refundable deposit. On the other hand if the desired trip is less than 60 days away you need to book and pay the full amount. If you wish us to get your visa, then getting the visa form to us quickly is important because getting a [...]

Step 5 –Please Print and Fill Out Reservations Forms :   Trip Reservation           If you are over 60            Personal health and data Pdf file                          Pdf file                             Pdf file                         Visa Form pdf file    Next>>

   Step 6: Payment Terms and confirmation   Please note that Full payments need to be made 60 days prior to the start of the tour. They should be accompanied by faxing the following signed documents: The trip reservation form and confidential medical report for those over 60. Please remember to bring the original signed forms with you to Iran.   Prices are quoted in Euros and must be made in € Euros. Methods of Payment there are 2 options:   Option [...]

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) General FAQs of Iran: Most populare common asked questions Visa FAQs : Issuing about the visa for Iran is the main and first gate for traveling to Iran and we highly recomend you to read the answered question before making your booking with Adventure Iran. Adventure Iran Booking: There are many questions regarding to book your trip to Iran with Adventure Iran. We provided most of popular answers and you can find via this [...]

What Gear and Equipment to bring?   When going on a trekking, mountaineering, skiing, mountain biking and exploration trips, it is very important to take the right clothes and equipment. The following information is a guideline on things to pack in order to make your travel experience a more enjoyable one. Of course this information can be adapted where necessary according to your own travel and outdoor experience.   This is just a checklist. We are not asking [...]

Desert Tours: Official Papers•    Valid passport•    Copy of first page of passport•    Airline tickets•    2 extra passport photos Luggage•    Overnight backpack or Large duffel bag or soft-sided suitcase•    Daypack to carry your camera, water bottles, extra clothing and lunchCasual Clothing•    Bring a few lightweight, easily washable items for travel wearClothing•    Lightweight fleece or wool sweater for evenings•    Lightweight thermal underwear top and bottom, synthetic or wool•    Lightweight hiking pants, synthetic, quick-drying•    Hiking shorts, synthetic, quick-drying•    Long-sleeve shirts (at [...]

Trekking Tours: Official Papers•    Valid passport•    Copy of first page of passport•    Airline tickets•    2 extra passport photosLuggage•    Duffel bag or over night back pack - extra-large •    Daypack to carry your camera, water bottles, extra clothing•    Luggage tags and luggage locksCamping Gear•    Sleeping bag and stuff sack, rated to 0° or less (REQUIRED)Outerwear•    Rain jacket with hood, water repellent and roomy•    Rain pants (side zippers are convenient)•    Insulated parka/ski jacket, down or synthetic filledClothing•    Mid-weight fleece jacket [...]

Mountaineering: Official Papers•    Valid passport•    Copy of first page of passport•    Airline tickets•    2 extra passport photosLuggage•    Over night back pack - extra-large•    Daypack to carry camera, water bottles, extra clothing•    Luggage tags and locksCamping Gear•    Sleeping bag and stuff sack, rated to -5° for summer and  -20° other season (REQUIRED)•    Fleece sleeping bag liner •    Inflatable sleeping pad Outerwear•    Expedition jacket with hood, waterproof and breathable•    Expedition /Rain pants (side zippers are convenient)•    Insulated parka/ski jacket, down [...]

Exploring Tours:   Official Papers•    Valid passport•    Copy of first page of passport•    Airline tickets•    2 extra passport photos Luggage (see weight restrictions)•   Overnight backpack or Duffel bag or soft-sided luggage is better•    Daypack to carry your camera, water bottles, rain gear•    Luggage tags and locksTravel Wear•    Bring a few lightweight, easily washable items for travel & city wearOuterwear•    Mid-weight fleece or wool sweater or jacket (evenings maybe cool)Footwear•    Comfortable walking shoes for travel and town wearClothing•    Skirt [...]

Skiing Tours: Official Papers•    Valid passport•    Copy of first page of passport•    Airline tickets•    2 extra passport photosLuggage•    Duffel bag - extra-large •    Daypack to carry your camera, water bottles, extra clothing•    Luggage tags and luggage locksOuterwear•    Rain jacket with hood, water repellent and roomy•    Rain pants (side zippers are convenient)•    Insulated parka/ski jacket, down or synthetic filledClothing•    Midweight fleece jacket or wool sweater•    Fleece pants or tights (optional)•    Midweight thermal underwear top & bottoms, synthetic or wool•   [...]

Ski/mountaineering Tours: Official Papers•    Valid passport•    Copy of first page of passport•    Airline tickets•    2 extra passport photosLuggage•    Duffel bag or over night back pack - extra-large •    Daypack to carry your camera, water bottles, extra clothing•    Luggage tags and luggage locksCamping Gear•    Sleeping bag and stuff sack, rated to 0° or less (REQUIRED)•    Fleece sleeping bag liner (optional)•    Inflatable sleeping pad (optional) Outerwear•    Rain jacket with hood, water repellent and roomy•    Rain pants (side zippers are convenient)•   [...]

Service Levels   Every Adventure Iran trip has a Service Level to explain what we provide generally in our tours. Whether your adventure requires highly comfort levels or just the essentials, we have a different level of service to match your needs.     Basic - For travellers on a budget Adventure Iran Basic trips are designed for travellers traveling on budget. Basic trips keep things simple to give you amazing experiences at a great price.  Excellent value, amazing [...]

Worldwide List of Iranian Embassies Afghanistan Solh Ave Gharar Rah Shir Pour KABUL, AFGHANISTAN TEL: +873 17 24700 - 26750  Albania VILLA NO.21-23 SKENDERBEG ST. PO.Box : 2909 TIRANA, ALBANIA TEL: 0355 42 27698-27869   Argentina Embassy of Iran in Argentina Ave. Figueroa Alcorta 3229 1425 Buenos Aries Argentina T: +54 1 8024821/8021470 F: 805-4409    Armenia NO. 1 , Budagheyan St. Komitas Ave. 375014 YEREVAN , ARMENIA TEL: +374 1 234982 & 234983 & 280457 & 232952 [...]

The countries list for visa on arrival Nationalities of the following countries holding ordinary passports and wishing to visit Iran mainland, can obtain a 30 days tourist visa upon arrival at the airports listed bellow. The list of Iran visa on arrival countries:                                                       Albania Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Belarus Belguim Bosnia [...]

Albania                                                     India Armenia                                                   Indonesia Australia                                                 [...]

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The list of Iran visa on arrival countries:                                                       Albania Armenia Australia Austria Azerbaijan Bahrain Belarus Belguim Bosnia Herzegovina Brazil Brunei Bulgaria China Croatia Cuba Cyprus Denmark Finland France Georgia Germany Greece Hungary     India  Indonesia Ireland Italy Japan Kazakhstan Kuwait Kyrgyzstan Lebanon Luxembourg Macedonia Malaysia Mexico Mongolia Netherlands New Zealand North [...]

Adventure Iran Bank Details A deposit of € 200 per person, including sending a copy of travellers passport are mandatory to secure your space. The down payment for your tour should be transferred to the following bank details. In case of any problem you can contact our representative directly.The remaining balance is payable in cash (USD or Euro) in our office in Tehran. Important note: Please do NOT mention the name "IRAN"  when transferring money otherwise it is [...]

AFGHANISTAN SOLH AVE.GHARAR RAH SHIR POURKABUL, AFGHANISTANTEL: +873 17 24700 - 26750 ALBANIAVILLA NO.21-23 SKENDERBEG ST.PO.Box : 2909TIRANA, ALBANIATEL: 0355 42 27698-27869 ARGENTINA AV FIGUEROA ALCORTA 32291425 BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINAP.O.Box : 396TEL: +54 18024821-8021470 ARMENIA NO. 1 , BUDAGHEYAN ST.KOMITAS AVE , 375014YEREVAN , ARMENIATEL: +374 1 234982/234983/280457/232952/232920 AUSTRALIA 25 COLOGOA ST.O'MALLEY P.O.Box : 3219ACT 2606 CANBERRA, AUSTRALIATEL: +612 62902168/62902427 AUSTRIA JAURES GASSE 9-1030VIENNA, AUSTRIATEL: +54.11.4802.4821 / fax: +54.11.4805.4409 AZERBAIJAN NO.13 ATATORK STNAKHJAVAN, AZERBAIJANTEL: +99 4136 56705/44613370001 BONIAD [...]

  This information is intended for the American, British (UK) and Canadian nationals only According to the rules and regulations of Iran, visa procedure for the above passport holders is different with other nationalities. They need to be on a tour with an authorised guide and must apply for visa via a registered travel agency. Their tour guide must be with them from the entry point to Iran until the departure. This means that they can NOT travel independently. It is recommended to [...]

  List of the airports The list of airports where you can obtain your visa on arrival: IKA : Tehran Imam Khomeini Airport MHD : Mashhad Airport SYZ : Shiraz Airport TBZ : Tabriz Airport ISF : Isfahan Airport BUZ: Bushehr Airport KIH: kish Airport KSH: Kerman Shah Airport  

  What is visa reference number/code, visa stamp, visa insurance? Visa reference number: Visa reference number, visa code, visa authorization or visa invitation are all the same. An Iranian authorized travel and tour company should apply for your visa reference number, in order to do this you need to fill in the related form on our website and provide us with your passport details. Once we receive the information we apply online to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) to get your [...]

Documents for visa collection from IRAN embassy/consulate Once we send you the authorization code you need the following documents to get your visa: Visa application form Your passport Visa fee Visa insurance fee Photos Copy of your travel insurance Some consulates may have different requirements, please check beforehand! The return time of your visa (stamped in your passport) to your home address is usually within a week but can take longer. Visiting the embassy personally might speed up the process. Some [...]

visa application process via Adventure Iran: If you plan to book a tour with Adventure Iran for the whole duration of your trip, tick  VISA INVITATION REQUEST box  in your booking form at the time of booking the tour. This will enable us to apply for your visa when your booking is confirmed. When we receive your booking you will receive a user name and password to log in to our website to complete the required information and/or upload further documents regarding [...]

Iran visa FAQs Do I need a visa to travel toIran? All foreign visitors require a valid visa to enter Iran except for citizens of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Bolivia, Slovenia, Malaysia and Turkey. This list is subject to change, please make sure your passport is valid for a minimum of six months. Can I get entry visa to Iran?  Holders of normal passports traveling as a tourist can obtain a visa on arrival (under certain conditions) for a maximum stay of [...]

Money and Currency The most popular currencies that are being exchanged in Iran are USD and Euro’s. The easiest way to change money is at an official money- exchange office.   What currencies does Adventure Iran accept? Adventure Iran accepts US $ and Euro’s. Currency: The Iranian currency is the Rial. The most flexible currency to take is the US dollar and Euro. Credit card and travellers cheques are not accepted, only cash to be taken. At Tehran [...]

  Holiday  There are special days in a year where the country goes on a holiday and the work will get postponed until the holiday or national events are finished. In the Persian New year (18th March- 3rd of April) is a national holiday. You can find more information on the Iranian national holidays from the link below: http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/iran/ For more information and details : Calendar for Year 2018 (Iran) January   February   March Mo Tu We [...]

Health and Insurance Health: At the time of going to press visitors to Iran do not require any mandatory vaccinations, however the health authorities suggest you consider vaccinations against Hepatitis A, Typhoid, Tetanus, Polio, Meninogococcal Meningitis. We recommended that you check with your doctor and official health advisory services for more specific advice or if you have any other concerns before travelling.

Internet on holiday Free internet and WIFI in Iran  It is available in most hotels, coffee shops & restaurants.So you can access free internet in most places of main cities, but some hotels probably will charge 1$ for an hour. Some guest houses provide free internet for their guests.

Food and Drink Can I drink alcohol in Iran? According to Iran's Islamic law alcohol is prohibited for Muslims. Non Muslims such as the Christian Armenian community are permitted to produce alcohol for their own personal consumption. Western visitors are not banned from drinking alcohol but should be careful about who they are offered alcohol by and should be sensitive about where it is consumed. Alcohol is not available in shops and restaurants. Is Iranian food hot and [...]

Social Codes for Prospective Visitors to Iran For those who are planning to visit Iran here are some of the social codes which may be of interest to them: Shaking hands with the opposite sex is not common. If you are a man you may shake a woman's hand only if she offers it to you. Men embrace men and women embrace women for the greeting. Opposite sexes do not embrace each other in public. A minimally accepted [...]

Dress code Dress Code for Men in Iran Shorts, T-shirts and ties are not worn in public. In private quite different though. It really depends on the destination and purpose of your trip. When dealing with government agencies, schools, embassies, and the like, obeying the rules is highly recommended. Long trousers (no shorts!) Avoid extreme short sleeve Dress Code for Women in Iran Head and hair must be covered. Wear long and loose pants and shirts (avoid leggings). There are some minimum requirements [...]

Safety in Iran Opposed to general misconception Iran is a relatively safe country for tourists & travellers. However, like everywhere else in the world, It is good to take some general precautions.Pickpocketing might happen so watch your wallet and valuable goods. Robberies and assaults are rare, but not unheard of. Travellers have hitchhiked across deserts, stayed in the homes of strangers and left bags in restaurants and cafes without any problem. Tourists are advised to avoid boarder to [...]

General fact for traveling to Iran   Safety in Iran .Dress code Money and Currency Weekend and National holidays Health and Insurance Internet on holiday Food and Drink Social Codes for Prospective Visitors to Iran  

General Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) Why should I travel with Adventure Iran? We are passionate adventure travelers ourselves. We've spent our lives roaming the country and other parts of the globe in search of interesting trips and memorable experiences. Now we would like to show you our part of the world in a way different than offered by any one else. Adventure Iran trips are built for small groups, with a maximum of 14 travelers on each trip. [...]

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