4 days 3 nights
City Trips, Ecotourism
Iran travel restrictions in response to COVID-19 are slowly being removed and traveling to Iran during COVID-19 has been started from the known southern Persian Island, Kish Island. Travelers from all over the world can plan a vacation in Kish Island with a direct flight from Muscat, Oman. KishAirline operates two flights weekly from Muscat to Kish on Saturdays and Wednesdays. The distance between Muscat and Kish Island Airport (KIH) is only 553 km which takes about 1 hour.
The Free-Zone of Kish, located in Hormozgan province, is famous as the Persian Gulf Gem and Iran’s most plush beach. This island brings forward a mixture of modernity and tradition, along with the modern shopping malls and elegant beaches such as Mir Mahna, Marjan, Fisherman, and Simorgh beaches, there are numerous historical attractions and various things to do in Kish Island such as water activities, 4 x 4-wheel Safari, and visiting Harireh village or Kariz underground city! Among all, Kish Water Adventures is the most popular and fun thing to do, for all ages. All these activities can be experienced at a reasonable price since Iran Rial has devaluated recently.
What makes Kish different from other cities in Iran is its famous Nightlife. Kish is alive every night! In addition to enjoying lovely nights at the beautiful coral beaches, you can join Iranian travelers in many cool night events and festivals. Different groups run night shows in Kish from 24:00 till 03:00 am, such as Puzzle show, Dynamit Show, leiyzer Show, golden night show, and Irania show where comedians are performing stand-up comedy and fun programs, plyers are playing live traditional music, and magicians are amusing people with many amazing tricks. The other interesting experience could be participating in an Iranian Concert, kish is the best city to make this happen…
One of the most adorable activities in Kish is Biking around the island. Kish bike-path goes through different and beautiful beach parks, fast food and café courts where you can enjoy a cup of coffee or a yummy pizza; nearby the green tree park you will arrive in Harireh ancient city, keep cycling and after the Kolbe Hoor lantern you will reach the wreckage of Greek ship. Along the way, the coconut trees, seashells, and turtles, different kinds of birds and also Maral red deers make your journey pleasant and joyful.
The superiority of this destination is the high level of security and safety for citizens and also travelers. The flight and hotel workforces in Kish are working under severe health protocols to prevent the spreading of the Covid-19 virus and Public health considerations ensure the safety of tourists. The only entry requirements to Kish Island are the Proof of Negative COVID-19 Tests before and after the international flight to Kish.
Fly directly to kish Island from Muscat in the afternoon.
Arrive at Kish Island and go for the PCR test after arrival. Transfer to Farabi Hotel and rest till the result is ready which takes about 5-6 hours.
With having the negative result of Covid-19, you are able to start your Kish journey and enjoy the matchless attractions and amazing activities of the island along with the good mild weather.
After breakfast, we will start our tour on this Beautiful clean Island. First of all, we are going to visit Kish Birds Park and Dolphinarium. This park is located just by the sea where there is also a Botanical Garden and a big Aquarium. The Dolphin Park is one of the bests in the middle east, there you can take pictures and also swim with dolphins. In addition to the beauties of the attractions mentioned above, you can also enjoy walking by the sea and looking at the unique architecture nearby or eat/drink at the eye-catching red, blue and green restaurants. Actually, this path is one of the famous ones in the island where travelers and local people come to enjoy the nightlife in Kish.
You can also go biking along the beautiful beaches of the island. Kish is very famous for its road bike and there are renting stalls in every 100 meters, offering different kinds of bicycles for various ages. It’ll take you about 4 hours to explore the whole Island by bike which is about 14*9 km2! Just imagine biking into the sunset...
Along the biking route, you can visit the Greek ship Beach Park where a giant Greek ship has been sitting on the bank. Watching the sun sets slowly behind the Ship in the Persian Gulf is memorable. This park also has facilities such as a theater, cafeteria, Iranian and Lebanese restaurants, and a station for rental skates.
Today will be one of the most adventurous days of your life! …
Kish island has the most qualified equipment for water sports in Iran. The variety of these enjoyable activities are much more than any other place in the country. Although there are many luxury activities that you can sign up for, the cost of experiencing them is incredibly affordable for tourists. As an example, the cost of renting a private Yacht for Six people will be less than 80 US dollars which will be an hour of boating, fishing, swimming, barbequing the fresh fish at an amazing pristine coast, and much more exciting moments.
During the morning time, we have a boat riding tour in a glass-bottom boat on the clear and transparent water of the Persian Gulf, Kish beaches are one of the coral beaches where various fauna and flora species are found. Then you have free time till sunset for diving in rich and beautiful diving spots, Parasailing, Catamaran Sailing, Kayaking, Speedboat, Paddleboard, Jet Ski, Cable Ski, Snorkeling, or Yacht Charter.
After a day full of adventure activities, wouldn’t it be awesome to go for a Thai massage?! Niloofare Abi is one of the Spa resorts in Kish that offers massages performs by professional masseuses from Thailand.
This morning we’ll visit some historical sites. Starting with Kariz underground city which was Qanat and provided the island fresh water in the past times. Then would be visiting the 800 years old ruins of Harireh village.
During the remaining time, we go to Kish shopping malls. Every tourist certainly visits the island’s markets and hardly anyone leaves the markets empty-handed (At 10 PM every night a ceremony is held in each mall). Here are some International Markets in Kish: Pardis, Venus, Zeyton, Marjan, Morvarid, Maryam, and Paniz.
Transfer to the airport for the flight back to Muscat…