As one of the most ancient countries of the world, Iran is a perfect destination for people who are inspired by history. After the latest edition (2019) of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Iran, Iran has now 24 World Heritage Sites listed.
As UNESCO mentioned on their website, World Heritage is the designation for places on Earth that are of outstanding universal value to humanity and as such, have been inscribed on the World Heritage List to be protected for future generations to appreciate and enjoy. Places as diverse and unique as the Pyramids of Egypt, the Great Barrier Reef in Australia, Galápagos Islands in Ecuador, the Taj Mahal in India, the Grand Canyon in the USA, or the Acropolis in Greece are examples of the 1007 natural and cultural places inscribed on the World Heritage List to date.
After that the list of UNESCO world heritage sites in Iran was updated in 2019, there are now 24 world heritage sites in Iran, adding Caspian Hyrcanian mixed forests.
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