The report states that regarding price competitiveness, Iran is ranked above the big players of the tourism industry, such as Egypt, Malaysia, Russia, Turkey, Greece, Spain, the US, France, and Italy. It indicates how it costs to travel or invest in countries. Costs relating to travel such as ticket prices, fuel rates, and taxes as well as accommodation and food prices are the indicators for “price competitiveness”.
Overall, Iran has improved in travel and tourism competitiveness ranking which is topped by countries including Spain, France, Germany, Japan, etc. Travel costs in Iran can vary from expensive, fair, budget-friendly, and dirt cheap, according to your travel type.