A Persian rug is a rug that was hand made in IRAN. There are many rugs made in different part of the world such as India, Pakistan and China that call their production Persian rug , however non of them are REAL Persian Rugs , Their productions are Persian Rugs Design.
If someone looking for top quality rugs should be looking for rugs and carpets made in IRAN. The Persian rugs made in Iran have different design and visage is made in different part of IRAN.
The major cities with famous rug productions are Tabriz Persian rugs, Kashan Persian rugs, Heriz Persian rugs, Isfahan Persian rugs; there are other regions and tribes in IRAN that produce quality Persian rugs. These tribes are Bakhtiari, Qashqai, Turkmen, Luri, Arabs, and Kurd. There are other tribes live in IRAN that does not have massive rugs products.