Who we are?
History of the vono hostel:
Vono hostel was found by a group of young mountain climbers who wish to introduce Iran to other travelers as an attractive destination for adventure tourists and backpackers of all around the world. This group, after 10 years of traveling and climbing in every corner of Iran, started to publish their memories in a series of podcasts calls “Travel melody Radio”. This podcast was addressed to adventure travelers in Iran asking them to share their experiences too. Feedbacks on this podcast was fantastic and it leads to high engagement rate of “Travel Melody” fans. After two years of hard work and with the increasing in the number of audiences, the idea of introducing Iran to foreign travelers was formed. based on previous experiences and conducting market research, Vono team found the Hostel as a starting point, to achieve it’s a great goal.
Our mission, vision, and values
our aim is to make a great experience of traveling to Iran for our income tourists. Against propaganda of mass media, we try to show another image of Iran, we believe changing Iran phobia would not be possible without the help of the tourism industry. We believe our guests would be a new channel to show the real face of Iran which is safe, beautiful and full of warm people who host guests kindly from the bottom of their heart.
Our vision is to introduce the diversity of Iran in the aspect of nature, culture, food, especially adventure experiences and this matter would not happen without the help of the young educated generation of Iran. We believe using the network of Iranian outside Iran and also foreign tourists who have already visited our country is the best channel to reach tourists and attract them to travel to Iran. In addition, we care about sustainable development of the tourism industry in our country which needs specific attention to reduce environmental impact both naturally and socially. In this regards, all of our operations are designed based on this important matter.
Services of Vono team
Services to our customers start before they even decide to come to Iran, usually in the process of decision making for an unknown destination there are several questions which finding the right answer would take so much time, but at Vono hostel has a quick, reliable and free solution. We have English, Spanish, French speaking local team who can provide you all the needed information related to your travel from the beginning. Whether your question is general information regarding how safe is Iran, how to get the Visa or specific demand you have for the duration of your trip. We would help you get information and we would design your tours based on your requests.
We understand, our guests would need to gather information about Visa procedure, touristic areas, public transportation, Emergency contacts, exchange rate, specific rules and restrictions, weather, proper outfit, how to buy tickets, how to reserve accommodation, where to go, what to eat, how to reach and thousands of other questions which you can easily find out by contacting our team for free!
Vono hostel is located in Tehran, in the city center and with 5 minutes walking to the bus station and subway station. This hostel has both dormitory room with a capacity of 6 beds and private rooms with the capacity of 2-3 beds. Each floor has a kitchen, bathroom, and restroom. We have a coffee shop and restaurant on the first floor and catering facilities are also provided for our guests. We tried to keep the adventure spirit of Iran in designing our rooms with respect to the traditional architecture of our building. In addition, 24 hours front desk, Luggage storage, locker, laundry, ….are also available at Vono Hostel.
The most popular tours in Iran are traditionally City tours in Touristic cities of Iran such as Tehran, Kashan, Isfahan, Shiraz, Yazd, Mashhad, Bandar Abbas, and Qeshm island. However, in addition to the city tours, we are proud to have the ability to operate exciting adventure and technical tours which is our competitive advantage.