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Introducing Mashhad


Mashhad is Iran’s city which is most popular with tourists. The famous Imam Reza shrine and the historical background of the Safavid dynasty make Mashhad a popular place to visit, and almost 12 million tourists visit this holy city every year. Mashhad, the city of Ferdowsi, is considered to be the holy land of faith and poetry.

Mashhad is known for:


History and Art

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
Bojnurd (271 km)
Sabzevar (231 km)
Sarakhs (185 km)
CURRENCY
Iranian rial (IRR)

COUNTRY CODE
+98

ELECTRIC POWER
C, F

TIME ZONE
GMT +3:30

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€2.25

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€15.10

Average Temperature

Mashhad airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

The city center is 7 km from Mashdad Airport and cannot be reached by public transport.

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TAXI:

There is a 24 hour taxi service that runs from the airport. It costs around 150 Iranian rials to get from the airport to the city center.

Average taxi price: 150 Iranian rials

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