Kish Mosques-Masajed e Kish

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Kish Mosques-Masajed e Kish

Postby Parvaneh » Tue Mar 10, 2015 9:28 am

Introduction:Kish Mosques-Masajed e Kish(Persian: کیش‎مساجد )

Kish has seven mosques. The Amir mosque, Khatam -Al-Anbia mosque and Noor mosque are some of the biggest mosques of Kish. Amir mosque is one of the ancient monuments of Kish which has been maintained beautifully by the Cultural Heritage Organization, by preserving the native architectural elements. They have tried to maintain this mosque situated at the back of Kish Free Zone Organization building in the early 1990s. The Khatam- Al- Anbia mosque is one of the magnificent religious monuments on the east part of the beach. Its high minarets give a very beautiful and spectacular view from the beach. This mosque is situated in Safeyn district and Kish Friday prayers are held there. Noor mosque is one of the biggest mosques attended by Kish natives, with a very special architecture and Friday and Sunni prayers are held in this mosque.


Location: South of Hormozgan province in Persian golf.

Distance from shore: About 20 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 5-6 hr to Charak or Aftab and 1 hr by boat to Kish 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...

Legal permission need: No


Overall risk: -

Animal risk: No

Lost risk: No

Rescue: You can call 115

GSM Mobile Antenna: Yes


Hotel: Yes

Village: Yes

Shop: Yes

Gasoline: Yes


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( Distance from Tehran toBandar Abbas is 1518 km)
3- Take a taxi from Bandar Abbas to Aftab or Charak city
4- Take a boat to Kish island
5- Take a taxi to Kish Mosques (for Exaple Amir Mosque)


There is available for you to take a flight from Tehran to Kish.

Nearest airport: Kish airport

Nearest train station: Bandar Abbas station


Location on map:

GPS elevation profile:


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