Larak island

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Larak island

Postby Mehdi » Sat Aug 17, 2013 7:23 am

Introduction: Larak Island (also Lark Island) is an island off the coast of Iran in the Persian Gulf, in Hormozgān Province.


Location: South of Hormozgan province in Persian golf.

Distance from shore: About 30 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 Larak 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


Overall risk: -

Animal risk: No

Lost risk: No

Rescue: Yes, you can call 115

GSM Mobile Antenna: Yes


Hotel: No

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
3- Take a boat to Larak island

Nearest airport: Bandar Abbas airport

Nearest train station: Bandar Abbas station


Location on map:

GPS elevation profile:


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Re: Larak island

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Re: Larak island

Postby Barbara J. Stephens » Wed Apr 09, 2014 11:58 am

Yeah its really a nice Island and add some points in the beauty of Iran.Its nice but some Island of Iran are more beautiful.I visit it personally last year on my visit to Iran.Me and my friends enjoy a lot on this Island.Its facilities are good then others but no hotel there.I like your information about this island.Its real.
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Re: Larak island

Postby daren » Sat Aug 16, 2014 6:11 am

The waters around Larak Island are one of the most diverse coral reef areas in the environment of the Persian Gulf.Larak Island is also known as Jazirat Larak, Jazireh-e Larak, Jazireh-ye Larak, Jazīrat Lārak.Two settlements are on the island: Larak Shahri and Larak Kuhi.
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