Tehran - Symbol of Tehran; Azadi Tower

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Symbol of Tehran; Azadi Tower

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(27 reviews)
Tehran, Tehran, Iran
30 mins

About the tour

Azadi Tower stands at the middle of biggest roundabout in the capital. It was made in 1971 in Tehran to commemorate the 2500th anniversary of monarchy in Iran by the last king , and become the scene of Islamic revelation in 1979. This noticeable monument is a manifestation of Iranian architecture during 2000 years. White granite arc is the Sassanid grand arc type, rib network and turquoise glazed bricks symbolizes 12th century decoration in Iran, and the crown is inspired by Badgirs (wind towers) from Iranian desert areas.

Meet Leila Hamzehzadeh

Leila Hamzehzadeh

Leila is from a country that is like a secret box for many people in the world, Iran. Guiding a tours from different countries in Iran made her to understand how mysterious this country is for outsiders. She believes visiting Iran is not just visiting famous sight seeing you must feel how easy and fun the traveling is in Iran. You will travel to the unknown corners of the country and touch real Iran. 20 years of experience in guiding almost in every corner of the country plus her academic and technical knowledge will make your trip unforgettable. She is both culture and nature guide, you will enjoy both the history and landscapes in her tours.

What to expect

Get ready for something special. We’re travelling to Tehran with no passport, no plane ticket and no luggage. And yet you’ll experience all the sights, sounds and stories with just your laptop, favorite snack and an amazing content creator.

The tour will last about 30 mins and will be live-streamed by your content creator directly from Tehran. Forget about slideshows or pre-recorded videos, this is a live broadcast and anything can happen!

While on the tour you’ll be able to see a full screen video of your content creator and their surroundings, interact with them and other travellers through the live chat, see where you are in the world on a map and show your appreciation with a tip.

Why are they tip-supported?

We are running these tours on a tip-supported basis to make them as accessible as possible. They are free to join, but you have the option to leave a tip during the tour.

The majority of your tip goes directly to support the channel, while the rest helps Heygo continue to build a place that brings the world closer together.

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How to join

Reserve your spot by selecting a time to book. Once done, you’ll be able to see your reservations on your Trips page and we’ll send you an email confirmation with a link to join the tour.

For the best viewing experience, please join on a computer using Google Chrome.

Reviews from travellers

Sanidhya M.

21 August 2021

Ms. Leila is an excellent guide, I had so much fun looking at Tehran 🇮🇷. She showed us the Azadi Tower from different angles and what beauty does it have! Definitely a must see

H L.

17 August 2021

Most informative!

Christine, W.Yorkshire 🇬🇧 ..

13 August 2021

What an impressive monument, Leila explained its history and architecture very well. we were able to see all angles and close up of the marble and the turquoise tiles.

Mayve L.

12 August 2021

Great tour

Hossein F.

12 August 2021

Her commentary and camerawork added to the enjoyment of the tour. The history and background were helpful.

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