Qeshm Island Tour
Tehran to Tehran
Duration: 5 Days
The exotic Chahkooh Valley, Lenj boat workshop (UNESCO heritage), Hengam Island, colorful beaches of Hormuz Island
What you need to know about this tour
- Qeshm Island is a newly discovered destination in southern Iran, attracting the travelers who seek untouched beaches, unspoiled culture and mild weather during winter, when everywhere else is covered with snow. Qeshm and other islands around it are fantastic places for relaxing, water sports and meeting locals who live in unknown villages. PacktoIran has designed “Qeshm Island Adventure” as a tour for the nature lovers who are seeking new Island experience.
What is Included
- 4 nights accommodation at ecolodge
- English speaking guide
- Private vehicle
- Airport transfers
4 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner
This tour will start from Tehran, the capital of Iran. Considering your arrival time, you can visit some attractions of this city, like the UNESCO listed Golestan Palace or the Iran National Museum. In the afternoon you’ll be transferred to Mehrabad Airport for your domestic flight to the Qeshm Island. Your leader will meet you at the airport and you will head to the eco-lodge at Haft Rangoo Village (18 Kms). This afternoon you will take a rest at the atmospheric eco-lodge and have a local meal as welcome dinner.
- Golestan Palace
- Iran National Museum
Start your Qeshm adventure by visiting Hara Mangroove forest. Then drive for 25 kilometers to visit the exotic Chahkooh Valley. This valley has weird colossal rock formation, which has been formed in result of rain and wind erosion. Then visit the traditional ship factory and learn about the long process of constructing a ship or Lenj Boat. The skill of building and sailing Iranian lenj boats is an intangible UNESCO cultural heritage. After taking a rest and having a snack at the village house, you will visit another geo-site of Qeshm called the Valley of Statues, offering the most amazing landscapes of rock formations and sand dunes. While walking through this miraculous beauty, hear the mythical stories and beliefs of the locals of Qeshm Island. Finish your adventurous day by having a tasty dinner at the village stay.
- Chahkooh Valley
- Traditional Lenj boat factory
- Valley of Statues
Rise early in the morning and move to Hengam Island on boat. You will see bottlenose dolphins swimming and jumping on the shiny water. In Hengam Island, you will spend the day snorkeling, swimming and relaxing on an untouched and calm sandy beach. After having lunch at a local house you will sail back to Qeshm Island and enjoy the sunset and barbequed dinner on Naghasheh Beach, one of the most charming beaches in Qeshm Island.
- Hengam Island
- Naghasheh Beach
This morning you will ride a boat and venture towards Salakh Village, to visit the astonishing Qeshm Island Geo Park, its salt caves and taking a 2 hour walk along the beaches that you can't see anywhere on earth. Finish your day by listening to some southern music played by a local band by the sea.
- Qeshm Geo Park and the Salt Lake
- Trekking by the beach
You will say goodbye to the ecolodge and get ready to leave the Qeshm Island. According to your flight time, you will be transferred to Qeshm Airport to catch the Qeshm-Tehran domestic flight. You also have the option to catch a flight back home directly from the Qeshm International Airport.