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  • Connect with fellow Americans in Iran

  • Get information in our Iran guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in Iran

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    The information I found via InterNations has made the move to Tehran much easier than expected.

InterNations – Connecting Americans living in Iran

Are you looking for fellow Americans in Iran? Do you need advice and tips from your American countrymen? Or would you like to go for a trip with other American expats to discover attractions like its rugged mountain ranges together?

Whether you are already living as an expat in Iran or still residing at home in United States of America to prepare your relocation abroad, InterNations Iran provides you with all you need: Founded in 2007, our trusted community has quickly established itself as the international networking platform for expats and global minds worldwide. Among our members there is also a number of American expats in Iran, hailing from all across United States of America - from Los Angeles, over New York City to Washington D.C..

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    From United States of America, living in Tehran
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    From United States of America, living in Tehran
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Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Iran expat forums.

  • Housing in Esfahan
    6 replies
    May 19, 16:16

    Dear Aziza: You would like to visit Iran, first, I should say. I have lived here 26 years, not by choice. A lot of things have changed during this time. Overall, the movement has been away from the …

  • Where should I start?
    4 replies
    Jan 25, 09:50

    Your optimism is Great. The linkedin has a string of journalistic ways&means.I was taught investigative journalism by Danny Schecter in Manhattan. He comes to Iran as a correspondent of the Aljazereh …

  • Tourist VIsa
    4 replies
    Sep 20, 11:01

    thank you so much everyone! very helpful information!!! best, Indra

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Receive Information and Tips about Iran from American Expats

Obviously, embarking on expat life in Iran is not only about packing boxes and getting some paperwork done. The regular exchange with your American compatriots is also an important aspect of the expat experience and can help you get accustomed to the Iranian culture and people. InterNations helps you meet and interact with other Americans in Iran, living in Tehran, Mashad, Isfahan and many other places across the country. Just take a look at our group ofAmericans in Tehran.

So, if you should ever feel like speaking your mother tongue, finding out where to shop for American food, or chatting about your favorite team’s latest match, join the American InterNations Community:

  • Browse our high-quality expat network to find like-minded expatriates from United States of America in Iran.
  • Receive and share advice in our Iran Expat Forums – e.g. how to find a nanny speaking your kids’ native tongue or where to shop for stuffed turkey in Tehran...
  • Browse the InterNations Places database for Iran to find institutions like the nearest American embassy and many others.

From its rugged mountain ranges to the dense rain forest (or shomal) of the north, we’ll get you in touch with helpful and friendly American expats in Iran.

Take Part in Various Expat Activities to Meet Fellow Americans in Iran

Additionally, you are cordially invited to participate in our regular expat events and activities taking place in Iran. Our events cover various interests and range from a small expat dinner to enjoy the traditional Iranian nan-e kabab, to big expat get-togethers with hundreds of guests in Tehran's top locations. You may also join one of our expat excursions for a weekend trip to visit the impressive ruins of Persepolis, the symbol of Iranian nationality, ecotourist-friendly Qeshm Island, and other impressive landmarks across Iran.

This way, our events and activities are a very nice occasion to meet fellow expats from United States of America and around the world in a casual atmosphere. Interested? Sign up for membership and you’ll soon be welcomed with a warm Hello from our Americans living in Iran!