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Portuguese Castle, Qeshm

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  • The fortress has a well-preserved Basilica and impressive cistern. It is located directly on the sea.
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  • This is a very small castle inside the city of Qeshm. Unfortunately we could not go inside it and visit it only from the outside.  more »
  • This is the ruins of an old castle for the time Portuguese took over these island to have control on persian Gulf about 500 years ago. It is getting worse and worse as there is no refurbishment. It is...  more »
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  • good place to go in Qeshm Island Trip the old Portuguese castle and their military places
  • Such an amazing place. Ask a guide to show you around and don't miss the prison and church.
  • The castle in the year 1507 to command "Alfonso albrkark" Portuguese sailor on the north side of Qeshm Island in the Persian Gulf and the Sea Beach was constructed. Albokerk, Gulf Islands span capture, and in this way on the marine commercial way between India and EU dominance is an important waterway, marine prtghaliha chirgi covers 110 years. During this period they began dejha and asthakamati to build, including Qeshm and Hormuz, dgei lark. Finally, in the year 1623 ad, this castle and other sites in the mouth of the Persian Gulf is one of the Iranian Safavid Commander mtserf, and consequently the most significant waterway in the world today are overcome. The castle of Qeshm msahati 2 thousand square meters of calcareous rocks and plaster with mortar made of a local site and move a part several times during a century. Right corner of the Fort. Chharberj in bazohaiy and that is any long balls and mnjeniq are based on its width may have been applied as a main Castle or large warehouse instead of guns and ammunition have been kept in the emergency situations to help other dejha. The castle was a castle of the پرتغالیها driver to communicate with the Castle Island and deliver procurement and services to this central Castle was built in Qeshm.
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  • Very beautiful
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