Tehran in 20th century tour, Free walking tour

In this free walking tour, we briefly speak about the history of Iran (Persia) from 3000 BC to present time. Then we'll discover some spectacular attractions of Tehran in new point of view. In our way we continue the tour to the modernization of Tehran. We'll walk on streets that was built in last 19th century and first of 20th. Setting out to some unique places of Tehran and being familiar with the process of modernization of Tehran, talking about latest kingdoms of Iran and the 1921 coup in Tehran.

We walk across the street that called 30 Tir Street, which cross road of religions, food and culture. This street is well known as Religious tolerance street. You will be surprised by trace of various religions in one street, which reflects the spirit peacekeeper of Iranian people.

Moreover, there are different museums located in this street, where each building has its unique story. The smell of food arising from street food booths could make your mouth watery while we are in the middle of tour.

At the end, we will visit two religious places. One of them is the only opened fire temple of Tehran with one of the holiest fire in the world and another is one the most important Armenian church.

Sightseeing in this tour:

Golestan Palace

Grand Bazaar

Imam Khomeini Mosque

Bab Hmayoon Street

Judiciary Premises

The first Iranian collage

Toopkhane (Imam Khomeini) Square

Former Reza shah house

Royal Bank

Mashgh (Parade) Square

National garden gate

Achaemenids architecture

Peter’s church

Haim synagogue

Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran

Adrian fire temple

Holy Mary church


How to reach to Golestan Palace: Take red Metro line and get off at Panzdah khordad metro station and follow the sign to Golestan Palace.

Instructions to find your guide: Find your smiling guide with Persian Walk sign
Day and Time of departure: Tue, Thu, Sun at 10:00 am
Category: Historical
Duration hr: 3
Highlights: Grand Bazaar, Imam Khomeini Mosque, The first Iranian collage, National garden gate, Achaemenids architecture, Adrian fire temple
Language: English
Time of experience : Day

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