Iran, Kish island
Kish is a 91.5-square-kilometre resort island in Bandar Lengeh County, Hormozgān Province off the southern coast of Iran in the Persian Gulf.
Kish is a 91.5-square-kilometre resort island in Bandar Lengeh County, Hormozgān Province off the southern coast of Iran in the Persian Gulf. Owing to its free trade zone status, the island is touted as a consumer’s paradise, with numerous malls, shopping centers, tourist attractions, and resort hotels.
The Greek ship is one of the tourist attractions in Kish Island, which is located on the Qoroob Street. The Greek Ship was built in 1943 by the British with an area of 673 square meters and more than 7000 tons weight and its original name was Empire Trumpet. The Greek Ship is the nickname of a cargo steamship, Khoula F, that has been beached on the southwest coast of Kish Island, Iran, since 1966. Right now, the Greek Ship is sleeping calmly in the southern part of the island and it becomes a popular spot for tourist.
Many reasons are quoted for the sinking of this ship such as foggy air and lack of lighthouses on Kish Island. The lower part of the Greek ship in Kish is now in the water, so that this area becomes rotten due to sea waves. If you go to visit the Greek ship on the island of Kish, do not miss the sun that slowly drops behind the Greek ship in the waters of the Persian Gulf.
Near the Greek ship, There are many amenities, including a cafeteria, an amphitheater, Iranian and Lebanese restaurants, snacks shops, skate and bicycle rent shop and sports