Three Spanish ministers, heading a big delegation, visited the tourist attractions of the historical city of Isfahan.
In the new directive tourism facilities are defined and regulations governing the establishment, operations, rating and supervision of these facilities are specified, Soltanifar said.
An Iranian official has said Iran needs to tap into the potential of international companies and use joint ventures in the post-sanctions era if it really seeks to revive its tourism sector.
Different sections of the ancient bazaar were constructed during the reign of different rulers of the city.
Iran’s presence at Expo Milano 2015 has come under criticism by a media outlet which says the exclusive elements of the Iranian culture were all absent in the exposition.
Nooshabad, known as Ouyi to locals, is an underground city with many passages and chambers in Isfahan Province in central Iran. It is one of the world's most remarkable underground cities and dates back to the pre-Islamic era.
Natural ventilation of the cave keeps it cool in the summer and warm in the winter.
After Government of Prudence and Hope took office, Fathabad garden- a historical place dating back to Qajar era- has been restored.
The winner proposal dubbed 'The Role of Islamic Culture and Monuments in Asian Tourism Markets' is to be implemented by UNWTO.
Photos of Meymand Village, an Iranian ancient site which is believed to be among primary human residences.