Kish Island is a tourist resort and a beautiful island located on the north east of the Persian Gulf ( Khalij e Fars) about 17 km ( 10.2 miles) from the southern of the mainland Iran. Kish is a free trade zone. Kish’s climate is considered to be a very humid semi equatorial climate. The average annual temperature in this island is 26.6 C (79.9 F).

Kish Island was ranked among the world’s 10 most beautiful islands by the New York Times in 2010.

Kish Island has a range of nice villages, hotels, and guest houses for tourist. It has 75 hotels that contain 3700 rooms (12000 beds) all around the island.

Historical attractions in Kish Island like Harireh, Kariz, Payab, and the grounded Greece ship are really spectacular.

A great array of recreational activities are on offer in Kish such as snorkeling, scuba diving, jet skiing, diving cruises, water skiing, parasailing, windsurfing and fishing. Moreover, tourists can visit some perfect places like coastal parks, coral reef, zoo, aquarium, birds garden, dolphinarium, horse riding, cycling, and karting.

The Kish free economic zone causes its shopping centers become one of the most important tourists attractions.