Hengam Island, Qeshm

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Hengam Island, is an Iranian island located south of Qeshm Island, Iran, in the Persian Gulf. It is 36.6km wide and shaped like a truncated cone. The island is generally calcareous and generally low-lying. The highest point on the island is Nakas Mountain with an altitude of about 106m. The distance between Hengam Island and Qeshm Island is about 2kmThe primary economic activity is fishing, as well as some tourism and sightseeing. The main sights of Hengam are the English harbor buildings along with the coal storage, the Portuguese shipwrecks, and aquatic animals such as turtles, dolphins, corals, and sharks.
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  • Hire a motor boat and experience an exciting adventure in Hengam Island, located in Qeshm, Iran. You have the chance to see beautiful and naughty dolphins.  more »
  • If you want to taste of a special and local food, try shrimp dumpling with some special local vegetables added for the taste. Women in Hengam Island make it in a traditional way. After stopping by Hen...  more »
  • We took a fast boat to reach Hengam Island. The dolphins helped us in the route. In the Island, there was a local bazaar, that sold handicrafts, shells necklaces and served shrimps with traditional br...  more »

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