Shiraz is one of the major cities of Iran and is the capital of Fars Province. Fars Province has welcame three capitals of Persian history. The ruins of Persepolis, about 2500 years old, located 60km northeast of Shiraz and reflect the past grandeur of the Achaemenid Empire. Persepolis, Pasargadae and Firouzabad are testimonies of former close antique.Chiraz this civilization was the capital of Persia during the Zand dynasty from 1750 until 1794.
Shiraz has an altitude of 1486 meters above sea level and is located in the mountainous region of Zagros .The climate of Shiraz is moderate, with average temperature in summer between 24 ° and 36 ° C and in winter between 1 and 9 ° C.
The attractions of Shiraz are Mausoleum of Shah Cheragh, Bagh-e Eram, Persepolis, Pasargadae, Mausoleums of Hafez and Saadi and the Bazar of Vakil.