Tehran, 21 January 2006 (CHN) -- Touring and Automobile Club of Iran is about to hold a driving race between Aleppo and Isfahan cities to introduce Iran's tourism attractions, especially those of Isfahan as the chosen cultural capital of Islamic cities in 2006.
According to Abdollah Ahangari, deputy of tourism development of Touring and Automobile Club, following the initial agreements between Iran and Syria, this rally will be held in spring/summer 2006. He also mentioned that in addition to Iranian and Syrian drivers, other countries may participate in this race as well.
The race will start in Aleppo, Syria, and after passing borders of Turkey the drivers will enter Iran and head for Isfahan.
Holding this race is the most important program of Touring and Automobile Club in year 2006 for Isfahan has been chosen as the cultural capital of the Islamic cities.
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