Iranians follow the old traditions of buying something new as souvenir from every city they visit because of that we now enclose here a list of Iranian souvenir from different province of Iran. It might be interesting
Painting on leather is particular handy craft of Tehran since Qajar era they are varied in design and models you can have these masterly paintings on leather wallet, purse, shoe and stylish coats.
The second souvenir of Tehran province is Sohan a sweet traditional confection which ingredients are wheat flour, malt , sugar and some oil the history of this great pastry dates back to Qajar dynasty. Iranian serves this great confection with tea.
The art of minakari or enamellings is a specific type of art connected with painting and coloring the surface of metallic dishes a popular art in Isfahan province particularly in Gheysariyeh bazaar.
They are a kind of fabrics using as table cloth which history dates back to safavid dynasty. These sort of wooden printed fabrics are in different form, color and style and can be easily found in Isfahan specially in Qeysariyeh bazaar
Iranian nougat made with milk and pistachio a popular one because of it soft taste. The most original one is found at Isfahan city.
Kashan rosewater is a great annual festival happening in half of the spring season in Isfahan province, Kashan city. At the period of this festival a great amount of rose water is provided. This rose water and the other Distillates of this city are in high qualities and the most original one.
Termeh is the name of a professional fabric. The origin of these hand woven fabric which materials are from natural silk and wool fiber is in Iran Yazd province. They are different in type and models and have different usage from table cloth to wall frames.
This is a kind of confection from Yazd province that is made from cardamom, almonds and vegetables oil and has a fantastic taste.
Shiraz province second name is the land of wonderful arts one of the most famous one is Persian Islamic Ghalamzani, dating back to Achaemenid era. This art is about carving on different metals in an artistic way.
Iranian delicate desert that is served cold and have many fans specifically in the warm seasons include vermicelli noodles combined with a semi frozen sweet syrup. It can be easily find in Shiraz streets.
This province is considered as the axis centre of Iran
confections there is a great variation among this province confections, such as: Komaj, Halva zard, angosht pich, abnabat gheychi , nun chay…
Hamadan is famous for earthenware that is made from clay in an artistic way that every single piece of them is considered a great masterpiece they differ from size and form, and can be easily find in Lalehjin area in Hamadan province.
One of the most popular souvenirs of Kermanshah province is Nun berenji that is made from rice flour, rose water, confectioner sugar and poppy seeds. Another souvenir of Kermanshah is Kak that is made from almond flour and special kinds of oil and has a savory taste.
Giveh is a traditional type of shoe one of the most comfortable ones that are still in use in some part of Iran country, they are handmade shoes made from wool, can be found in Kermanshah local markets.
Tabriz is so well known for its nuts and exports its nuts all around the world, that’s where you can find the fresh and tasty nuts in good prices.
Baghlava Tabriz is a specific type of pastry backed in West Ajarbayjan province having the taste of rose water made it a great one
The art of carpet waving dates back to Safavid era in this city or to be more exact to 15 century. The carpets of this era are in shape of human beings and animals and the most famous ones are keeping in museums. These fine-spun carpets are made from silk which can be found here in this city great bazaar.
Hasir Bafi (Mat knitting) this is a typical art particular to Hormozgan province because this province itself is the supplier of raw material that Mat knitting needs like palm leafs, it makes a good sense to see all this raw materials turn into rugs and different type of basket by the powerful people of Hormozgan.
Bandar Abbas because of the warm and dry weather that flows here is the best place to cultivate various types of dates, that’s where you can find them in best prices. Always keep in mind that this natural product helps you to eliminate cancers.
Rug is a great and well known handmade souvenir from this province all made by hands with natural materials.
Khuzestan spices which are herbal materials to add flavor to cuisine are so famous here in this province, the purpose of using them is not only to make foods tasty but also they have medical usage, here is where you can find the most original spices.
Turquoise of neyshaboor or Firozeh neyshaboor
It’s a valuable jewelry a blue and in some cases green mineral stones exploited from Khurasan mines
Saffron is a plant cultivating here in this province a multipurpose herb that is used as a spice and also as an antidepressant plant.
Kerman carpets, are among most well known and traditional carpets all around the world because this province supply the great raw materials like light wool that is really suitable for this handmade industry.
Rafsanjan pistachio, they are cultivated in Rafsanjan city Kerman province and popular all around the world that’s where you can find the original ones.
Kolompeh Kerman, is a popular confection baked from wheat flour in Kerman province, it’s typically served with tea and has a fantastic taste.