Known as one of the greatest metropolitans of Iran, Tabriz is the provincial capital of a province with the same name. The industrial city of Tabriz is where is embracing the majority of Turkish speaking Iranian people; while it’s been considered as the Tourism Capital of Iran in 2018; this is why the city of Tabriz is an outstanding tourism attraction of Iran according to it’s brilliant history, rare geographical location, powerful urban infrastructures regards to the tourism facilities and also pioneer industry.
The city of Tabriz is located within the north-western part of the country about 1348 meters above the sea level by a population of 1.5 million residences. As it’s mentioned before, Tabriz is located within the north-western part of the country, where is possessing one of the coldest weathers of Iran. It means it is about 25 degrees within the summers and about -2.5 degrees within the winters. In general, Tabriz climate is dry and cold within the summer and severely cold within the winters by a great snow fall. The city of Tabriz can be considered as one of the most important ports of entering Iran mainly from Turkey and the other European countries; so for those who are thinking to enter the country by the private cars or the bus; so, it’s really critical to know the city of Tabriz as it maybe your entering port of the country.
Best Time to Travel
Based on what has been mentioned regards to Tabriz’s climate status and it’s weather, the best time to travel to tabriz is within the summer, when the weather is about 15 degrees; this is when you can enjoy most of your trip away from Tabriz heavy snow and rain falls. If you want to know the specific month, July and August are the better ones.
Tabriz Highlighted Hotels
As one of the most important elements of your Iran Tour or Tabriz City Tour, accommodation is highly considered; accordingly, to be informed about different types of Hotels in Tabriz can be so notable regards to make a decision of what to choose through the city of Tabriz while traveling to this city. Tabriz is a reach city in terms of accommodation facilities and infrastructures, from 5 star modern hotels to the ordinary hotel apartments with cheaper services. As one of the most highlighted hotels of Tabriz and even Iran, Kaya Laleh Park hotel can be highly considered by providing an extraordinary luxurious services in a 5 star context. To mention the other highlighted hotels of Tabriz, International Hotel, Gostaresh Hotel, Shahriar Hotel and El Goli can be mentioned.
As you may know, the Turk ethnicity of Iran has their own specific cooking method which will result in providing one of the high quality of tasty foods of Iran. Like the other parts of the extended country of Iran, Tabriz has it’s own specific foods and cooking methods; so foods can be an undeniable attractive aspect of your trip to Tabriz, so, don’t miss Turkish foods of Tabriz.
If you’re looking for tasting the traditional foods of Tabriz, forget about the normal international restaurants of the hotels in Tabriz and go through the local restaurant based on what your tour guide will recommend. To mention the best and most known food of Tabriz, Koofteh Tabrizi is known. This specific Turkish food is made of rise, meat, spices and some vegetables which is serving in rounded shape.
The below list can be considered as the most highlighted restaurants on Tabriz :
- Shahriar Traditional Restaurant
- Gazmakh Restaurant
- Laleh Park Foodcourt
- Vahid Restaurant & Coffee Shop
To name the best Tabrizi foods, here is the list:
- Koofteh- Tabrizi
- Yeprakh Delmasi
- Carrot Stew
- Souzi Shourbasi
This specific museum is located within the basement of Municipality Building of Tabriz which is known as the only and oldest municipality museum all over Iran history. Not only in comparison to the museums of Iran but also in comparison to the rest of the museums in the world, Municipality Museum is considered as some of the most unique municipality museums after the sam museum in China .
Tabriz Carpet Bazaar
As a historical attraction and also where to feel the marvelous art of carpet weaving of Iran, Tabriz carpet bazaar is where to find the masterpieces of carpet weavings in Tabriz. Due to this fact, It’s so critical to inform you that the city of Tabriz is providing one of the most high quality carpets of Iran and even the whole world.
This house in an entirely historical attraction which is located in the older part of Tabriz. The monument has been settled based on the Qajari architectural methods while being as the private house of a trader of the old Tabriz , namely : Mehdi Kouzeh Kanani.
El Goli or also known as Shah Goli is the most know attraction of Tabriz, which has been founded within Agh- ghouyoun lou ha and has been developed within Safavid dynasty. The site has a lake by the approximate depth of 12 meter in some parts. In the middle of this lake, a 5 star hotel has been founded, this is why an awesome attracting aspect has been aded to the identity of El Goli.
By embracing many awesome types of flowers and trees, Arasbaran forest is know as one of the most highlighted green parts of the country because of possessing an undeniably attractive forest.