Iran Tour Guide

Hormoz Island

Introduction: Hormoz Island (/hɔrˈmuːz/; Persian: جزیره هرمز‎ Jazireh-ye Hormoz), also spelled Hormuz, is an Iranian island in the Persian Gulf. Located in the Strait of Hormuz, 5 miles off the Iranian coast, the island is part of Hormozgān Province.

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Location: South of Hormozgan province in Persian golf.

Distance from shore: About 10 km

Days of trip: (Without plane) 4-5 Days from Tehran to Tehran (Without heavy traffic you need 20 hr driving from Tehran to Bandar Abbas, then 1 hr by boat to Hormoz island)
Attention: In holidays there is heavy traffic in all roads around Tehran.

Best time to visit: October to May

Daily time visit: No limit

Difficulty level: Easy

Requirements: (Depend on your plan) Guide or GPS track, water, food, warm and waterproof clothes and tent, waterproof shoes, headlamp

Legal permission need: No

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Overall risk: –

Animal risk: No

Lost risk: No

Rescue: Yes, you can call 115

GSM Mobile Antenna: Yes

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Hotel: No

Village: Yes

Shop: Yes

Gasoline: Yes

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How to get there:
1- Go to Baihaghi or sout terminal of buses in Tehran (more info), Also you can use air plane or traine.
2- Take a bus ticket to Bandar Abbas
3- Take a boat to Hormoz island

Nearest airport: Bandar Abbas airport

Nearest train station: Bandar Abbas station