province is located in the south of the country, facing Oman. Its area
is 70,697 km2, covering 3.4% of the country, and its provincial capital
is Bandar Abbas. The province consists of 11counties including: Abumusa,
Bastak, Bandar-Abbas, Bandar-Lengeh, Jask, Hajiabad, Rudan, Qeshm,
Gavbandai (Parsian), Minab and Khamir.
The province has 14 islands located in the Persian Gulf, and 1,000 km (620 mi) of coastline.
The province has eleven major cities, namely: Bandar Abbas, Bandar
Lengeh, Hajiabad, Minab, Qeshm, Jask, Bastak, Bandar Khamir, Parsian
(Gavbandi), roudan and Abumusa. The province also has 30 cities, 36
sectors, 83 rural counties and 2170 villages...
Although Hormozgan is known to have had settlements during the
Achaemenid era and when Nearchus passed through this region, recorded
history of the main port of Hormozgan ("Bandar-e Hormoz") begin ...
Hormozgan today has 11 ports, 5 national airports, and 3 international
airports. The province has an active agriculture sector, ranking first
in Iran in lime production and second in date production. 30% of Iran ...
and Transportation: |
Bandar Abbas International Airport has capacity and facilities for
landing large transport airplanes. This is one of the major 6 overseas
airports of Iran and is member of IATA. The airport has never
experienced any incident and manages 81 flights per week, in average.....