More about Iran
With an estimated population of 78.8 million people, Iran has a considerable amount of natural resources, such as oil, natural gas, zinc, copper and iron, which have supported its economic development over the years. More recently, there has been a major focus on developing the country’s automotive, construction, manufacturing and agriculture industries, while tourismhas also emerged as a vital contributor to the GDP.
In total, more than two million visitors are reported each year, arriving from every corner of the world. For some, the breath-taking collection of historical sites is the major attraction, while others favour the diverse landscapes on offers, from picture-perfect waterfalls and snow-capped mountains to lush green forests and salt deserts.
Book your flights to Iran with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, which offers a regular service to Imam Khomeini International Airport in Tehran. Search our booking engine to find the best prices for flights to Iran and other Etihad Airways destinations, while your local embassy should be contacted for the latest travel advisories, in addition to details on visa and vaccination requirements.