Number of French visitors to Iran double

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Deputy of French embassy cultural advisor said the number of French visitors are expected to double during the current Iranian calendar year.

“Last year, 150.000 French tourists visited Iran and we guess that the amount will rise to 300.000 this year,” the official said.

“French people are willing to visit Iran and this is not because of cheap life costs and travel to Iran, but there are many tourist and cultural attractions which has made the tourists more interested.”

The official further said that there are many good conditions in Iran on culture, music, festivals, theater, tourism and food by which we can transfer knowledge and attract visitors.”

“Tourism is French largest industry and we are ready to transfer knowledge and information with The Academic Center for Education, Culture and Research.”

By ISNA