In each part of the world, nightlife has its own mood, according to locals’ culture and lifestyle. In some countries, nightlife is partying on a cool beach, in some places it is gathering at a café on top of a modern sky scratcher. But in Iran, whole different nightlife activities with wonderful oriental moods await you in its touristic cities. If you are going to participate in Qatar World Cup 2022, you are going to enjoy so many fun and loud nightlife, so experiencing nightlife in different cities of Iran after or before World Cup 2022 is going to be new, relaxing, and peaceful.
The Iranian government has announced that it will host Qatar World Cup 2022 fans in Iran for 20 days without visa, and it will also provide accommodation facilities, flights, and ferries between Doha to southern ports of Iran like Bushehr Port.
Nightlife in Yazd
Yazd is a historical city where you can explore and feel the oriental atmosphere more than everywhere in Iran. This lovely city is characterized with it historical city district which includes cobblestone lanes, mudbrick walls and arcs, and Baadgirs (wind towers) which are icons of this city. Yazd old city is so rich in terms of history, art, and architecture, that it is registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. One of the best types of nightlife in Yazd, is walking through these nostalgic narrow lanes and then sitting at a rooftop café in the heart of historical city district. Here you can enjoy city’s landscape at night, sip on traditional non-alcoholic drinks and taste some snacks or traditional sweets of Yazd. Here you can also meet Yazd city’s young generation and have a chat with them.
Nighlife in Yazd - Yazd old city
Nightlife in Isfahan
Isfahan is one of the biggest and most important cities of Iran in terms of economy, industry, and tourism. With lots of glorious historical legacies from Safavid era including eye-catching mosques, palaces, bridges, and gardens, this city is known as the city of turquoise tiles. The Naqsh-e Jahan Square is not only one of the top places in Isfahan, but also one of the most famous attractions in whole Iran. Taking a walk around this UNESCO listed square, where locals gather at night, having some herbal drinks at its cozy cafes and enjoying amazing lightings of mosques and arcs of the square is an amazing nightlife experience in Isfahan. Another nightlife activity in Isfahan which is popular among locals of this city is gathering on the Khaju Bridge, which is one of the historical bridges of Isfahan dating back to glorious Safavid era. Here, locals gather and sing traditional songs. Enjoy meeting locals of Isfahan and hearing some traditional songs and maybe learn to sing with them.
Nighlife in Isfahan - Khaju Bridge
Nightlife in Shiraz
Shiraz is one of the friendliest cities of the world. Locals of Shiraz are known for being warmhearted, hospitable, and always ready for fun. Shiraz is a happy city, with an alive nightlife especially during Nowruz and summer, when many travelers from southern cities of Iran travel to this city. During Nowruz, one of the best places for nightlife in Shiraz is Hafeziyeh or Tomb of Hafez, who was one of the greatest Iranian poets who lived and passed away in Shiraz and created a poem book which is one of the greatest masterpieces of literature and poetry. Tomb of Hafez is one of the most atmospheric places of Shiraz, where locals and travelers visit a lot, because it is open 24 hours during this time. The historical Qalat Village is another cool place for nightlife in Shiraz. This village is located on mountain foothills and is known for its gardens, waterfalls, stone made houses, and fresh weather and is full of cozy cafes and restaurants, where young locals of Shiraz gather, especially during autumn, when the village is colourful and stunning.
Nightlife in Shiraz - Tomb of Hefez
Nightlife in Tehran
Tehran is the capital of Iran, and is a modern and large city with about 14 million residents. The metropolitan of Tehran is known as the city of cafés, art galleries and modern nightlife. This city is where biggest music concerts, theatre shows, and art exhibitions are held, and is also where many local art movements are started. Apart from its historical attractions from Qajarid and Pahlavi eras, like the Golestan Palace, and Saad Abad Complex, visitors of Tehran enjoy nightlife in modern cafes, tower restaurants and artistic places like the Iranian Artists Forum, where different art galleries and a theatre hall, and cafes are located, and is a hub for artists and art lovers.
Nightlife in Tehran - A cafe in Tehran