Iran is the second most popular tourist destination of Azerbaijan
Iran was named the second most popular destination for tourist from the Republic of Azerbaijani in 2019, according to data collected from travel agencies.
Top five destinations for Azerbaijani citizens
Most common currency of Azerbaijani people
Azerbaijani citizens spent the most money in Russia ($343.6 million), followed by Iran ($308.4 million), Georgia ($286.5 million), Turkey ($278.3 million) and the UAE ($38.1 million), according to the report.
Cancellation of visas for Azerbaijani nationals
The Islamic Republic abolished visa requirements for Azerbaijani nationals some three years ago, while Iranians still have to obtain visas to visit the country.
Eight million foreigners have visited Iran.
About eight million foreign nationals have visited Iran since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2019), according to Iran’s ministry of tourism.