Bandar Abbas

Bandar Abbas

  • Country
  • Province
  • Population
  • Time Zone
  • Elevation

Bandar Abbas

Bandar Abbas is located in the northern Strait of Hormuz in the vicinity of the Persian Gulf and Oman Sea with the height of 10 m above the sea level. It enjoys a warm and humid climate and has two long warm seasons and a moderate and short winter.

Bandar Abbas consists of 4 parts named “Markazi“, ” in“, ”Takht“, ”Ghale Ghazi“, 4 cities and 11 rural districts.

Bandar Abbas is a developing city and one of the most significant strategic and commercial centers in Iran and world which have a privileged economic, political, cultural and social position by an appropriate geographical situation.

Huge oil sources, fishing and pearl hunting, being a fulcrum point for the transport of goods and a capital in various forms are the great results in Hormozgan province so that they have turned Bandar Abbas into the special economic zone of mining, metals, shipbuilding, imports and exports of goods.

In addition to the historical, cultural and the special nature of tropical and coastal area attractions, this city has valuable local handicrafts. Hormozgan people and the residents of Bandar Abbas are divided into two groups by their races: Whites of Aryan immigrants, Arabs and immigrants, and blacks and Native Asians among them blacks are immigrants from Africa and the Arabian coast.

Most of people speak in Farsi, they are known as Bandari. There are some Arabic, Ballochi and English words in this dialect. People in some parts of province speak in Arabic and their own local dialect. Most of them are followers of Shia and Sunni (Shafei).

Related Contents

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.

Restricted HTML

  • Allowed HTML tags: <a href hreflang> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote cite> <code> <ul type> <ol start type> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <h2 id> <h3 id> <h4 id> <h5 id> <h6 id>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Web page addresses and email addresses turn into links automatically.
Maximum 3 files.
5 MB limit.
Allowed types: png jpg jpeg.
Images must be larger than 500x500 pixels. Images larger than 2000x2000 pixels will be resized.
Enter the characters shown in the image.