MIR Iran Photo Gallery Featured in Travel Weekly

MIR Iran Photo Gallery Featured in Travel Weekly

It’s difficult to describe the colors and fragrances of the spices in Iran’s bazaars, the 2,500-year-old majesty of the ruins of Persepolis, or the hullabaloo surrounding a crowd of school kids meeting their first Americans. So we’re not even going to try. Take a look at these photos in the travel industry’s most trusted publication, Travel Weekly. Captured by MIR tour managers and travelers, they afford a glimpse of a few of the highlights of this fascinating, once-forbidden country. Read More


MIR’s Best of 2016! Your Favorites From Our Blog, Facebook, Instagram & YouTube

MIR’s Best of 2016! Your Favorites From Our Blog, Facebook, Instagram & YouTube

Thousands of clicks, likes, and shares later, the response from our fans has been overwhelming! We're grateful that there are so many intrepid travelers who are open to discovery and share our passion for our chosen off-the-beaten-path corner of the world. Here's a look back at some of your favorites of the year. Read More



Ancient Persia – Modern Iran with Patricia Schultz and MIR

Ancient Persia – Modern Iran with Patricia Schultz and MIR

Patricia Schultz, world traveler and guidebook writer, recently hosted a MIR tour to Iran and she shared her impressions with Travel Weekly. Patricia tells of her experiences with the surprisingly friendly local people. Is Iran one of those 1,000 places to see before you die? Most definitely. Read More


8 Reasons to Travel to Iran Now

8 Reasons to Travel to Iran Now

Iran’s fabulous bazaars, amazing archaeological sites, and unfailingly warm and friendly people are favorites of intrepid travelers and media outlets. Discover for yourself why it deserves a place at the top of any traveler’s list. Read More


Iran for Everyone: Nine Ways to be Amazed

Iran for Everyone: Nine Ways to be Amazed

As relations between Iran and the U.S. grow more cordial, more American travelers are seizing the opportunity to visit this once off-limits country. With a complex history spanning over 2,500 years, Iran has enthralled visitors with its fabulous bazaars, splendid architecture, magnificent archaeological sites and friendly people. MIR has been introducing intrepid travelers to Iran for over 15 years and we offer 10 different ways to travel throughout this amazing country, from culturally immersive small group trips to fully customized private journeys. Read More



Travel to Iran: What to Know Before You Go

Travel to Iran: What to Know Before You Go

We get lots of questions about travel to Iran. It’s such an intriguing place, yet even seasoned travelers have their doubts about going there. MIR has put together a list of 7 Things You Need to Know Before You Go, including info about visas, weather, how a woman needs to dress, and safety. Read More