Is it safe to travel to Iran right now?
Iran is generally a very safe place to travel, so much so that many travellers describe it as the ‘safest country I’ve ever been to’, or ‘much safer than travelling in Europe’.
Is it safe to go to Iran 2019?
Though the U.S. has recently announced re-imposing sanctions on Iran, the good news is that the world admits Iran as a safe country to travel. According to the 2019 Travel Risk Map showing the risk level in the world, Iran is as safe as many of the European countries to travel.
Is Iran safe for US citizens?
Do not travel to Iran due to the risk of kidnapping, arrest, detention of U.S. citizens. The U.S. government does not have diplomatic or consular relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran. The U.S. government is unable to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens in Iran.
Can UK citizens go to Iran?
British nationals need a visa to travel to Iran. The application process for an Iranian visa can be long and unpredictable. The Iranian Embassy has told the FCO that to get a visa you must either apply as part of an organised tour, or have a sponsor in Iran.