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10 Things to See and Do in Qeshm and Hormuz

The name “Iran” is likely to conjure up images of ancient historical ruins, magnificent grand mosques, and awe-inspiring architecture. But few would associate islands or beaches with this destination when, in fact, it has some of the most breathtaking, pristine, and secluded shores along its southern coast. Dolphin-shaped Qeshm, the largest of the Persian Gulf islands, has rightfully earned the nickname “the island of seven wonders” as it contains a world of natural marvels. Just northeast lies the pint-sized Hormuz, which packs quite a punch in and of itself. Get off the beaten path and discover Iran as you’ve never seen it with these 10 things you must see and do in Qeshm and Hormuz.

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From Christmas To New Year, Where To Visit In Iran?

While much of the world is recovering from Christmas festivities and busy preparing for New Year’s Eve celebrations, things in Iran are a bit quieter during the holiday season, actually making it one of the best times to visit. Iranians like to say that in the winter, you can ski in the snow-capped mountains of the Alborz before hopping on a plane and going swimming in the warm waters of the Persian Gulf in under two hours, a fact that makes travel in Iran rather remarkable. With that, here are our recommendations on some of the best spots in Iran to spend your winter break.

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Iran Travel Hack: Stunning Places to Go in Each Season

Iran has so many stunning places to visit such as incredible ancient sites, mesmerizing mosques, historic bazaars, spectacular gardens, and natural wonders. Ranked eighteenth in size among the countries of the world, Iran is a vast country with a variable climate. Just look at it on the map, and you feel its hugeness closely. Want a detailed comparison? Iran is 4.56 times as big as Germany, 6.71 times as big as the United Kingdom, and 4.31 times as big as Japan. Iran is only 4% smaller than Alaska, the largest state in the United States. The good news is that there is no hurricane, typhoon, tsunami, and severe weather season or any no-no traveling time in term of climate to afraid of.

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How Many Days to Visit Iran?

It’s a common question for those who plan their first trip to Iran: How many days to visit Iran? The very fact that you’re reading this article is that you are probably in the same situation. Let me help you. For sure, I could tell you that Iran is vast and has so many attractions that you would need at least 3 months to discover a minute amount of it. Personally, it’s more than one year that I live in Iran and I haven’t seen half of it.

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