Kish iran is the most beautiful and one of the most attractive cities in Iran located in Hormozgan province.
Well, this area has the best Iran beaches of ‘ and is one of the main destinations of tourism with diverse attractions and the Kish iran.
So, the magnificent waters and the silver coast make this kish island the most beautiful island, the Persian Gulf Pearl in Iran.
Here are some interesting facts about this free trade zone kish island that you should know before traveling:
Geographical location and appearance of Kish Island has made it distinct from other islands of Iran and has the most beautiful island and even the kish iran.
This is a Free trade zone in the Persian Gulf, located 18 kilometers south of Iran, 300 kilometers from Bandar Abbas.
The kish iran is almost elliptical, with an area of 91 square kilometers, and its coast is 43 kilometers from the Persian Gulf, one of the best iran beaches.
Kish iran has a very attractive shape above, and you can see the beauty of the island when you sit on the plane.
There are many reasons and theories for naming history of kish iran from past to present day.
One of these theories is that the name of Kish iran means “quiverr” because some believe that when they stood on the heights around the island, It looks like a cartridge in the quiver.
Some say that the old name of kish iran is “Gheis” and some say that the name of the Kish island has been taken from Gheis.
For the name of the kish iran, the main thesis is that, because in the dialect of the indigenous people, the deep channel, which is the site water exit from Qanat, is called “Kish”, this name is also given to this trade zone.
Because the only island in the Persian Gulf has a Qanat of fresh water, is Kish iran.
kish island has not attracted public attention in recent years, but has attracted many tourists and statesmen in many years.
In other words, in the 1970s, the exploitation of Geographical location and the nature of kish island were taken into consideration and Kish iran was chosen as the international tourist and free zone.
Kish iran has been an recreational island of the royal family of Iran in the past, and the reason for choosing the the Kish iran as a tourism and recreation center in autumn and winter is the favorable weather in the autumn and winter seasons and on the shores of the island’s magnificent and sandy beaches.
The royal family had a royal residence on this beautiful island that, before the Iranian Revolution, the Shah and his family came to Kish iran in the winter and used the pleasant weather of the island.
The royal family promenade today has become a desolate place, which, according to Native people, is a place for fairy.
It’s interesting to know that there is no mountain or hill on Kish Island, and kish iran is a flat island, and one of the flattest islands in the world.
The highest point of the island is in the eastern part, with a height of 32 meters above sea level. The lowest point of Kish iran is 19 meters above sea level.
The difference in elevation is the highest point of the island with its lowest point of only 13 meters, which do not differ much, so the boundaries of this free zone end with a gentle slope to the sea.
Iran known by its aqueducts, these underground wells provide drinking water for the people. Kish iran is no different from this rule, and the kariz Kish island with more than 2500 years old is considered one of the tourist and historical areas of Kish island iran .
The size of the aqueduct is 10,000 square meters and is more like a underground city. The aqueduct is located at a depth of 16 meters from the basement and looking at the seven-meter walls can see the accumulation of coral, shellfish and fossils dating to several thousand years.
An Iranian-German who has invested in this underground city in its present form and preserved its ancient value. It is interesting to know that there are interesting fossils on the walls of the Kariz in kish island , which you will be surprised to see.
One of the fossils on the wall is actually a fossil of a turtle estimated to last 500 million years! However, the Kariz underground city is one of the most attractive places in the free zone of Kish iran that anyone should see least once in his life.
It is interesting to know that this free trade zone has no permanent rivers rather it has temporary ones .
one of the good features of the island is the existence of a large number of underground fresh water sources that are in the values kish island.
If you want to travel a few days away from pollution and traffic in large cities, travel to Kish Iran and breathe safely because Kish island is one of the world’s most pure oxygen species and there is no pollution in this city.
The pure oxygen of Kish Island iran is very useful for those with respiratory problems, such as asthma, and they can breathe well on the soil of Kish.
In fact, the kish is one of the four regions of the world whose percentage of oxygen is higher than other regions.
One of the good features of kish iran is that there is not much change in the temperature of the air at night and day, and in all the months of the year, the weather does not change much, except for two months In the summer, when the weather is a bit warm and sunny, the weather is good and suitable for the rest of the months.
The average daily temperature of the island is less than 10 degrees throughout the year. The temperature difference between the warmest and coldest month in Kish Iran is about 16 degrees. August is the hottest month in free Zone.
It is good to know that kish iran is divided into five main villages, and the population of this beautiful island is approximately 35 thousand, many of which are migrants who are for business from other cities of Iran, they have come to this island and most of them live in Kish iran.
Of these 35,000 people, 5,000 are Arabs and natives of the island. The indigenous people of the island are Arabs and speak the people’s speak Persian and Arabic. The gathering of the inhabitants of the free Zone Kish island is mostly on the northwestern coast of the island and continues to live in the same traditional way.
The island’s language is generally Persian and Arabic.
In the past, the Pearl of kish island was very famous, and therefore, in ancient times and up to 40 years ago, the indigenous people of Kish iran were engaged in pearl fish, and their main occupation was considered, as well as in the shell of oysters.
varied and found in the corners of the island and this was one of the reasons for the flourishing trade in kish island , but with the arrival of the pearl of Japan, the value of the Pearl kish iran was reduced, and today the people occupation included agriculture, palm cultivation and export of onions and tobacco.
Kish Island has no electricity? One of the facts about kish island is the interesting and regrettable fact that this beautiful tourist island is not connected to any electricity network and there is no electric power plant, which is why in summer, residents of the island facing power outage, but an electric power station is supposed to be built on the island.
It should be noted that there is a gas station on the island and in recent years a diesel station has been established and launched in kish island area for emergency situations.
If the power plant suffers from technical problems and power consumption in the summer, Kish Island will be face power outage; therefore, the second power plant is supposed to be built in the southwest of the island.
The island attracts one million tourists annually.
In kish iran, there is a village called Harireh which is about 120 hectares wide and has more than thousand years old. It is a desert city dating from the 5th to the 10th century AH and has been registered since 1997 as one of the Iranian national works.
The natives of the island say that Harireh is the name of a woman who was the queen of the city in past. Almost all of this city is ruined and only part of the city where the Lady’s mansion has been restored.
The history and date of the Harireh village in kish island area dates back to the Kaiser period. People living near the village say that in the night, nobody can stay in the village, because at night there is a strange song. There are many works in this village.
Greek ship Free trade Zone iran in fact a ship built in 1943 by a company in Glasgow, Scotland.
The ship, according to some, is for the Portuguese, but some say that it is Greek, whatever The ship was land in the coast of Kish Iran in the village of Bagho in the 1960s, and the 3 months of trying to save the ship could not save it, and this huge ship remained in the waters of Iran forever, and today’s part of the works of the region kish island.
Summer Festival in kish island begins annually with the beginning of the summer season and continues until the end of the season, which includes many different programs.
One of the interesting facts about Kish island and Dubai are sisters, which means that the two cities have common interests and cultural, economical, trade and sports features.
In Persian, the people of cities called Shahrvand (citizen) and it is interesting to know according this the people of Kish island called “Kishvand”! It is strange! Not? Imagine that the people of Tehran called, “Tehranvand” or Shiraz called “Shirazvand”! But this is not the case, and kish island is the only city in Iran that has a special name for its citizens.
But the story does not end there, and all the people of Kish iran have a Kishvand card. This card is provided by the Free Zone and includes several special benefits and special discounts for the cardholders as well as special facilities for card holders. The Aboriginal people from Bandar Abbas, Ahvaz and Sistano-Blochestan, and … who now work in Kish island called kishvand too.
People in kish island are so warm and they tend to communicate with you and talk to you. They love talking, defining jokes and responding to tourists’ questions.
At the same time, they tell you where the people are from, the history of the most beautiful island of Iran and offer you some fun for the island of Kish island .
Most importantly, they always smile. So, on the island of Kish, you can easily ask any free question from Kish iran, and if you need help, be sure to ask them because these people are more intimate than your imagination.
One of the most interesting facts about kish iran is that there are no Iranian cars. You will see neither the Peugeot nor the Samand and Persia traveling to Kish iran either privately or with the Kish Tour. Instead, cars such as Ford, Mustang, Jeep, Toyota, Nissan and more. Because the island of Kish island is a free zone.
The presence of these machines on the kish island island in next to palm trees, colorful beachfront buildings, clean beaches and its sky-blue skyline give you the feeling that you’ve traveled to a country with the best of amenities and pristine attractions like Florida!.
The Persian Gulf is always clear and transparent for the presence of coral. But it’s interesting to know that coral is not only in the Persian Gulf waters, but in kish island wherever you go, there are coral under your feet.
In parts of the Kish Island that are not asphalted, you will probably see rocks and pebbles. But these are not actually stones and pebbles.
They are coral fossils that come in this form. The walls and blocks along the water are full of coral and fossil shells are very old, in fact, the entire Kish island was under water.
kish island is the only island in the Persian Gulf, which has a fresh water aqueduct, without a permanent river, so Kish Island has played an important role for the southern country of Iran and has been a major trading hub of the country.
Because of the marine coral status of kish island, shrimp is not caught in this region, and the main reason for the traditional fishing of this island is the presence of these corals, which prevents fishing from being mechanized.
in kish island things such as the lack of red traffic lights in the streets and the presence of the largest flag of Iran on the island attract your attention.
There is no red light in this city. From what some cities today asking authorities to install red lights in order to prevent traffic jams and confusion among drivers. But people in kish island want their city to be permanently deprived of it and never needs it.
Free trade Zone or Dream Kish island is a city where there is any traffic. The city where the unnecessary beeping has fine. The island is same city where it can be seen the movement of cars in a smooth and quiet traffic flow without any delay.
Drivers of vehicles and cars in the free trade zone iran are not allowed to hush, and thus the traffic of cars will not cause sound pollution and don’t break silence of Kish Island.
The lack of air cable transmissions also adds to the beauty of the urban kish island. Due to standard methods and underground cabling it’s not seen power transmission lines in urban areas.
Kish Island, which is called the beautiful island of Kish iran.
When your plane plans to land at Kish airport, the pilot welcome you “to the beautiful island of Kish(iran)”, while walking around the island’s various places You encounter this phrase.
One of the most beautiful vertebrates that has a significant presence in kish island is an Iranian gazelle that runs freely on the island of Kish island and is forbidden to hunt. In the past two decades, a small crowd of gazelles from Khark Island have been transferred to the kish island.
The population of about a 30 gazelles has grown over the past years to around 300 and is spread across the island. Seeing gazelles who lives in Kish island, is very appealing to all island guests.
It’s interesting to know that in kish island, about 2,000 wild goats live freely and live on the island’s surface and nourish local shrubs.
In addition, in the spring and summer on the southern and western coast of Kish island, masked turtles could see that have been laid for laying on the shores of this protected area.
Bougainvillea with their beautiful colorful earrings sparkle across kish island, and with the background of the blue water of gulf astonished by every visitor.
The Banyan trees are also seen in Kish island, the oldest of which is known to be 600 years old.
Silver coast, luminous sunshine, blue heaven, beautiful waters, clean air and unparalleled tranquility make kish island the Pearl of the Persian Gulf.
Various kinds of birds are seen throughout Kish island. The presence of several species of larus and terns (in large numbers) on the coast of the island for those entering the island by sea, as well as for all visitors are fascinating and watchful.
There are no need for binoculars on the island to see the exact number of birds.
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