Bandar Abbas; one of Iran southern cities
Bandar Abbas Iran is one of the ports in southern Iran, and its former name was Gumburon Harbor
Bandar Abbas is now the largest port in Iran and is economic...
In Iran tours, often one of the southern cities of Iran is always the tourists’ destination; Bandar Abbas is an attractive and spectacular city in the south of the vast territory of Iran, a perfect choice for a memorable journey.
Bandar Abbas, a city where the warmth of the sun has affected the people's face and made them warm, hospitable and kind.
Bandar Abbas is one of the southern cities that, due to its warm climate, tourists prefer to travel to the city for the second half of the year. The beautiful Gulf Coast alone can be a reason to travel to Bandar Abbas, but from this fascinating beach, the sights of Bandar Abbas are so high that make it your first destination.
Bandar Abbas, in 1023 AH, was built under the command of Shah Abbas I Safavid, and the Safavid king made his name to this port, but the Bandar Abbas area has much longer history.
A trip to Bandar Abbas is a very special occurrence as far as cities such as Shiraz and Isfahan. You will be surprised by historic monuments in Bandar Abbas, its people and of course, its food.
You might want to know a bit more about Bandar Abbas as the largest port in Iran before addressing other subjects. Do not be surprised if you enter the city and see that many shops and restaurants are named Gamberon. Gamberon is the old name of Bandar Abbas.
Concerning the word Gamberon, various speculations have been made, but what is certain is that the title was common in the period when the Portuguese dominated southern Iran and after Shah Abbas managed to end the 110-year Portuguese reigning in southern Iran, in honor of this victory, Gamberon port was renamed Bandar Abbas or Abbas port.
Here wi will show you the unique attractions of Bandar Abbas and anything else you need to know about there.