Kish / The pearl of the Persian Gulf
Kish is one of the most beautiful islands of the Persian Gulf and sightseeing place of Hormozgan Province in the south of Iran. The oval-shape island was called “ Ghiss” in the past and it has been dominated by the Iranians since Achaemenid era. Geographically, Kish is located in the Persian Gulf among Lavan, Abu Musa islands and Bandar Lengeh. The island has great unique nature, calm sand beaches and lucid sea water that you can see different kinds of aquatic animals in it due to its amazing limpidity.
Good vegetation, freshness and green lands of the island ,especially in seven months of a year, create a great sightseeing landscape that persuade about 1 million people to visit the island annually. Kish has a hot and humid climate and in general it is a dry region with low rainfall. In the Winter the island has heavy rains of short duration