Seyhoun Art Gallery
In its 4th decade as a sponsor of young Iranian contemporary artists, Seyhoun has regular exhibitions of painting, photography,...
Ali Reza Javaheri
Speaks extremely good English and Spanish.
Popular Tochal Telecabin runs 7.5km up Mt Tochal (3957m) to the fourth-highest ski field on earth where you’ll find snow for between six...
Azadi Cinema Center
Burnt down in 1997, the classic Azadi has been rebuilt and its seven screens are the most watched in town.
This popular in-town escape stretches ever-more-steeply up the mountainside at Tehran’s northern edge and is home to four ‘ethnic’...
Raamtin Residence Hotel, 1081 Valiasr Ave · interesting places nearby
Reputed as Tehran’s best restaurant, Bistango’s air of sophistication and relatively adventurous international cuisine keep Tehranis coming. Service can be a little exclusive if you’re not in a suit, but the food is very good; think braised chicken on vegetable rice with an Egyptian cinnamon sauce. Deals are available at lunch.