The history of the medicine of Iran has viewed the proud attempts of famous scientists by their valuable experiences have been inspirational to the scientific activities of mankind all around the world.
Iranian territory is geographically unique in terms of plant diversity, particularly from the perspective of medicinal plants. According to botanists and researchers associated with natural resources, there is about 8000 plant species in Iran. The country’s researchers have shown that more than 2500 species have attributes such as medicinal, perfumed, herbal, cosmetic, sanitary, seasoning, nutritional supplements, by adding their color to other substances, to control insects and weed and so on. Furthermore, out of the total number of known species, there are nearly 1730 species known as the native plants of Iran (endemic) which only grow in Iran and are considered to be as an exclusive capacity in the country.
In this tour the most important herb breeding centers, factory producing herbs, traditional apothecary, and modern pharmacists will be visited and you will get familiar with other capabilities of this land, which have their roots in the history and empirical scientific knowledge.