Welcome to Fars!
Fars is considered as a southern province and is the fourth largest province in the country. In western parts of the province the weather is mountainous and cold in winter with lots of snow. Southern parts are bordered with Hormozgan and bear a hot weather in summer. Different ethnic groups of nomads move through plains and mountains of Fars. Shiraz is the capital city of the province.
Being the heartland of Persian Empire for many years, Fars is home to some of the most important ancient ruins in Iran. Persepolis, Necropolis, Pasargadae and Artaxerexes palace are must see in Fars. Shiraz is known as city of poets and 2 Persian poet, Sae’di and Hafez are buries there. Persian gardens are an important part of the city of roses, Shiraz.