Gulf Region

The Gulf Region of lies along the country's Persian Gulf coast, and consists of the Bushehr and Hormozgan provinces.

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or Bandar-e ‘Abbās is a port city and capital of Hormozgān Province on the southern coast of , on the . Photo: MRG90, CC BY 2.0.

or Bushire, also known as Bandar , previously Beh Ardasher, Antiochia in Persis and Bukht Ardashir, is the capital city of , . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is the largest island in the Persian Gulf, with rocky coastlines that protects a mountainous and often beautiful interior. Photo: NASA, Public domain.

is a beautiful island and tourist resort located on the north east of the Persian Gulf about 17 km from the southern offshore of the mainland . Photo: Wikimedia, FAL.


is a city and capital of County, , .

or Hormoz is a town on the Southwest coast of . Photo: Hasanbardal, GFDL.

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