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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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  • Going to Hengam Island is fun expedition. You get on board a boat which first takes you to see the Dolphins. And you get very close to them indeed. Then the boat heads to Hengam Island which has a lon...  more »
  • We went to Hengam Island from Qeshm to see the dolphins. It is amazing how close you can get to them. What a feeling it was! Then we stopped at the island to see the Nemo fishes and the tiny medusae.....  more »
  • Who doesnt like dolphins? Just go to hengam island and take a boat. It is just a fantastic ride. Amazing  more »