As the capital of Iran and one of the largest metropolitan areas in the world, Tehran is a destination that exposes its guests to a unique combination of unparalleled modernity and a history rich in well documented kingdoms. Tehran offers a balance between cosmopolitan amenities through cuisine, architecture, shopping and recreation and opportunities to explore historical periods through multiple museums and a dedication to the exposition of art. With a four season climate and a varied geographical landscape, Tehran allows and encourages numerous outdoor activities like skiing, soccer and hiking that are easily accessible from the core of its chic, clean and developed metro. While Tehran serves a large population, its commendable metro system is recognized as a world class endeavor and is regarded as one of the safest, most convenient, cleanest and reliable transit systems in the world. Come fly with Austrian Airlines to Tehran and discover beautiful contrast.