Qeshm Island is the largest island in the Middle East and it’s located in strategic Strait of Hormoz with glorious history added to variety of valuable natural resources. The union culture and nature along with kind and hospitable local people has presented Qeshm as one of the great tourism targets in Iran. In few days you will experience great moments in several unique geological sites and will enjoy the Marine life. Besides, the kindness of warm-hearted locals will make the trip more delightful.
You fly from Tehran / Shiraz to Qeshm, welcomed by a Queshmi family, and you spend 4 days with the local family in their humble and comfortable home. while you are relaxing and enjoying a delicious homemade meal, the family will take care of all the essentials of your trip, excursion arrangements or lifting up your mood.
They organize tours that can easily keep you occupied for three days, longer if you like to relax a bit more and perhaps take a day trip to Hormuz island or go dolphin watching. They take you on a morning walk to a nearby canyon where you can see sunrise and have a picnic. They even bring a kettle and made a campfire so you can have tea at the base of the mountain. The famous Chah Kooh canyon is also very close to the homestay and you go there at sunset, it is amazing. Have You heard about Qeshmi food? Here is a golden occasion to participate in Queen of kitchen cooking class. An interesting tour is Stars Valley located almost at eastern part of Qeshm Island. The villagers believe these shapes are created by stars fallen on this area. if you are able to get more high on the mountain you will have a perfect view. Remember that this place is closed on Saturdays because is it is the off day for people who work there. Hara Jungle sightseeing is definitely another nature phenomenon. Bandar Laft tour gives amazing taste of locals’ life and culture. Here is another possibility and reason to stay in Qeshm, fishing with local. The northern beach, with fishermen’s boats and a couple of mosques, is only a few minutes stroll away.
Best Time to go: Spring, Autumn, Winter
Tour Grade: 2/5
Highlights: Local Family Experience, Fishing, Cooking, Boating, Hiking, Rural & Natural Sightseeing Tour
Included Services : 4 days full board homestay accommodation | Flight ticket Tehran – Qeshm- Tehran | Excursion through Bandar Laft , Star Valley , Salt Cave , Hara Jungle , Fishing , Chah kooh canyon , Ship building yard and cooking class with English spoken guide | Airport transfer
From 249 € per person.
150 € per person
Note:* price per person based on a minimum of 2 persons
Flight from Shiraz and Dubai is available too.
Train from Tehran to Bandar Abbas is possible and the simplest way is to get on a speedboat at Bandar Abbas main harbor. There are lots of them departing every few minutes. The ride takes between 20 to 40 minutes depending on your boat.