Hamedan to hold fam tour for travel insiders, media persons

TEHRAN – Tourism authorities of Hamedan province program to keep a familiarization tour in a bid to endorse touring to the west-central province.

Journalists, tour operators, photographers, influencers, and travel bloggers from all around the place have been invited to the tour, which will be held from May 17 to 20, the deputy provincial tourism main Ali Khaksar explained on Sunday. 

“To restore tourism in the submit-corona period, this tour has been arranged to motivate men and women to journey to this location, considering the fact that the province’s tourism sector has endured stagnation and really serious problems thanks to the pandemic,” the official included. 

For the duration of the visits to several religious, historical, and all-natural points of interest with particular courses, tour members will achieve a further understanding of the infrastructure and accommodations, souvenirs and handicrafts, customs, and culture of most metropolitan areas in the province, he observed. 

Regarded in classical situations as Ecbatana, Hamedan was one particular of the ancient world’s greatest cities. Pitifully tiny remains from antiquity, but major pieces of the city center are supplied more than to excavations. Ecbatana was the cash of Media and subsequently a summertime residence of the Achaemenian kings who ruled Persia from 553 to 330 BC.

Hamedan has experienced lots of names: it was quite possibly the Little bit Daiukki of the Assyrians, Hangmatana, or Agbatana, to the Medes, and Ecbatana to the Greeks. A person of the Median capitals, below Cyrus II (the Great died 529 BC) and later Achaemenian rulers, it was the web-site of a royal summer season palace.

About 1220 Hamedan was ruined by the Mongols. In 1386 it was sacked by Timur (Tamerlane), a Turkic conqueror, and the inhabitants were massacred. It was partly restored in the 17th century and subsequently adjusted hands usually concerning Iranian ruling homes and the Ottomans.

Sitting on a significant simple, Hamedan is graciously interesting in August but snow vulnerable and freezing from December to March. In summer season the air is often hazy.

Ali Sadr cave, Ganjnameh inscriptions, Avicenna Mausoleum, Hegmataneh hill, Alaviyan dome, Jameh mosque, and St. Stephanos Gregorian Church are among Hamedan’s attractions to identify a few.