Shayan was born in Iran in 1995. In 1998, he moved to Iraqi Kurdistan to live with relatives. He started working with Explore Mesopotamia in 2019. His has studied IT and computers, at Cihan University. He is currently writing a Book about “Shanidar Cave”, the Neanderthal’s, and their brief history in Kurdistan. He is passionate about revealing the secrets of his nation to the people of the world-a gracious host and knowledgeable Guide.
Shayan has a degree in Computer Science and also operates a Real Estate Agency in the time he is not leading tours.
"The itinerary was very well conceived and organized, with full days and perfect time management. Everything worked perfectly even considering the changes due to Covid. The choice of the hotels was excellent and our tour guide was absolutely fantastic!" Luisa Italy (May 2021)
"Two of the customers encountered your guide (Shayan) and told me they felt like he was a very calm and cool man. Looking forward to our next tour!" Pier Doyon, Young Pioneers Tours, 2019