Qeshm is the Island of Seven Wonders. This beautiful Persian Gulf island has spectacular scenery and unique attractions. Qeshm is a free zone like Kish Island and there is no need to obtain Iran visa prior to travel even for American, British and Canadian citizens.
In addition to fantastic natural and hand-made beauties such as Star valley, Salt cave, Portugal castle, Khorbas cave, Hara forests (Mangroves), Chahkuh, Qeshm Geopark, Laft historical port, There are also magnificent small islands all around Qeshm like Hormoz and Hengam with many attractions and lovely Wild Life such as Dolphins, turtles and Gazelles. Qeshm is also on the UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage for Traditional skills of building and sailing Iranian Lenj boats in the Persian Gulf. You can experience the night in matchless local houses or Qeshm hotels.
Qeshm Island has been famous as a trade center, due to the booming market and entering important Goods from Persian Gulf countries to the island. Folk music and traditional local foods with warm hearted local people are make your tour memorable.
Ways to reach Qeshm Island:
- There is a daily flight from Dubai to Qeshm,
- There is a ferry transport from Khasab, Oman to Qeshm and Bandar Abbas,
- There are Domestic flights from major Iranian cities to Qeshm Island by Qeshm Air and many other airlines,
- Boat transfer: from Bandar Abbas and Bandar Khamir the simplest way is to get on a speedboat at main harbor.
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You don’t need visa for visiting Qeshm, Hormoz and Hengam Island but you can read about Iran visa here.
Day 1: Arrival day
Arrive at Qeshm airport, meet the friendly agent and based on your arrival time have a tour of the island,
Day 3: Qeshm-Hormoz
Visiting Naz island, Hengam island, dolphins, gazelle, and silver coast, back to Qeshm, visiting Shib deraz island and the turtles, boat to hormoz, you will spend the night in a local house,
Day 4: Hormoz
visiting the colorful land of Hormoz Island and red beaches, Portuguese castle, Nad-Alian museum,
Day 5: Hormoz- Qeshm
Back to Qeshm, visiting Laft village, boat to Harra Jungle (Mangroves), back to Qeshm,
Day 6: Qeshm
Visiting Chahkuh valley and Namakdan salt caves (Qar-e Namaki),
Day 7: Departure day
a free day for shopping, water sports, relaxing in beach, and what you would like, transfer to airport for the departure flight