More foreign tourists to visit Iran via Golden Eagle Train

TEHRAN (ISNA)- Hungarian Golden Eagle Luxury Train which is going to accommodate foreign tourists arrived in Iran.

Mir-Hassan Mousavi, Head of Railroad of Tabriz City, northwestern Iran, said foreign tourists are scheduled to visit historic sites in Tabriz city and then travel to Zanjan, Kashan, Isfahan, Shiraz, Yazd and Mashhad cities.

The passengers who came to Iran via airplane are going to get in the train in Tabriz Railroad, he said, adding the train would arrive in Tehran as its final destination on April 11.

The passengers would then go home via plane and the train would leave Iran and enters Turkey on April 12 without any crew, Mousavi said.

The train which belongs to Hungary started its travel from Budapest. There are 43 foreign tourists from Europe, US and Australia.