Kish island is popular among Iranian as the pearl of the Persian Gulf. It is not exaggeration to say this small island has the most beautiful and clean beaches in the world. The beaches of Kish island offer eye-catching sceneries, clear blue water, secular spots, fantastic horizon views, and adventurous activities. Apart from all of these natural beauties, the shopping of Kish island is well-known among people too. You can find many beaches with many facilities on the island. In the following, we describe Kish beaches that are must-visiting.
5 Top MUST-VISITING Kish beaches
- Marjan Beach
- Mirmohana Beach
- Marde Mahigir Beach
- Simoorgh Beach
- Ladies’ Beach
The Marjan Beach is among the most beautiful spots on Kish island which connects Marjan Shopping Mall to the sea. There is an incredible park beside the beach that many travelers spend their time at the park and enjoy the amazing views of Kish. There are numerous gazebos and it makes it the best place for relaxing and watching sunshine. You can also have a lovely walk in this park and treat yourself to a drink or sit on pergolas of this park and enjoy the memorable view. Moreover, the bicycle route of this island passes through this park. Kish hotels like Dariush and Parmis are very close to this beautiful beach park.
This beach which is located in the northwestern part of island is the largest coastal park on the Kish island. Mirmohana Beach is in Darya Boulevard, one of the commercial streets of Kish island. In Mirmohana coastal park, you can go fishing and see the turtles. For other fun things to do in this beach can be mention to walking along the its amazing pier, watching the beautiful sunset and birds, and relaxing by the listening to the wave’s sounds. It is also possible to rent a boat and be on the water. The great location of Mirmohana beach makes it possible to have an easy access to some sights and shopping malls such as the historical Kariz-e Kish, an ancient place, where is very closed to this beach, and also some malls like Zeitoon, Pars Khalij, and Venus.
Marde Mahigir Beach
Another good place to spend your day in Kish is Marde Mahigir Coastal Park or in English fisherman beach. This beach is situated on the eastern part of the island. The interesting thing about Marde Mahigir beach is its huge statue of a fishman who held his net toward the sea. This statue is the second large statue in Iran. There are large fountains, various types of plants and trees that makes this beach more attractive. The area of this beach is 4000 square meter and is the best place for those who are looking for a quiet area. There are numerous types of plants in the Marde Mahigir beach that some of them are domestic of Kish island like Bambar Lari, date palm, tamarix, Jujube, etc.
This beach is situated in the southeastern part of the island. Simoorgh beach is one of the famous beaches among the tourists, because the Dolphin Complex and Kish Aquarium are very close to this coastal park. In Dolphin Complex, you can watch dolphins draw, dance, and sing and also there is a Bird Garden with 70 species of birds. Moreover, in Kish Aquarium, you can see the dangerous sharks and some of rare fishes. Simoorgh beach also provide a park and playground for kids in which you can play badminton, ping pong, skate, and walk in this park. If you want to try the best Persian foods near this coastal park, you can choose Simorgh Restaurant, Pars Restaurant, and Foodland Restaurant. And among hotels which are close to this beach, we can mention to Marina Park Hotel, Shabaviz Hotel, Kish Simoorgh Hotel are the perfect choices.
Ladies’ Beach should be on top of the list for female in Kish. This is one of the few of the beaches in Iran in which women can be free to enter the water, it isn’t the case with other coasts in Iran. It is not exaggerating to say the ladies’ beach is somewhere like Hawaii. Its clear water makes it enjoyable for swimming in the sea and watching the vibrant coral reefs. In this beach, you are not allowed to bring your phone, and you should hand your phone upon entry.