People usually visit Kish Island for the Visa Exchange due to its proximity to the UAE, but there is so much more to it. Here is the list of things you can do in Kish Island while you wait for the next visa from your employer.

It’s a tradition for visitors in the middle-east especially UAE to use the beautiful island Kish Island for the visa exchange. Located in the north-east of Iran, it is known as the pearl of the Persian Gulf. This Iranian island being a free-trade zone, it has become an easy option for the people stuck in the United Arab Emirates, who require a change in the visa. Many times all that you need is airport to airport exit, which means you really don’t have to get out of the Kish Airport. However, sometimes the Kish Visa Change may require you only to book a one-way ticket to the country and wait for your new visa to be issued which may take a day or sometimes even longer. Till you get your visa, here is a list of things you can do here.

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Go under-sea


An island with so much to offer can only be a perfect beach destination and a hub for water adventures. Kish Island has one of the best facilities for scuba-diving and other water activities like snorkelling. If you are not the person who enjoys water sports, you can enjoy the sun at the picturesque beach. This is a paradise for the people who have arrived at Kish for the visa exchange.  It is an unexpected vacation during their stressful time.

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A treat for the nature-lover


If you are a nature lover, then you are surely in for a treat. The major attractions of this island are that it is a great place to get connected with the fauna and flora. The Kish Dolphin and Crocodile Park and the Mysteries of the world zoo make you see the rare species of animals, gets you more acquainted with the fauna culture of the middle-east. There is also a Great Tree Park that takes you back in time to the oldest trees on the island, some even centuries old. The entry to the park is even free.

Go back in history

Sometimes Kish Visa Exchange can take a little bit more time than you expected. To not waste your time, you can make the trip a little more knowledgeable. You can take a walk in the Underground town of Cariz. The 2,500-year-old underground city will blow your mind. Also, one should visit the city of Harrireh, the old city made of sandstone. Here, the structures built 1,000 years back, are still standing intact. Another thing to do is to visit the Greek Ship during the sunset for a nice picturesque view.

Get Some Blessings

Iran is a predominantly Islamic nation filled with mosques. Amongst many mosques, Amir Mosque is a must visit. Located on the eastern coastline, Khatam- Al- Anbia is another beautiful mosque and gives a good view from the beach.

So, next time you are looking for Kish Visa Change, make sure you spend some time here to enjoy this beautiful location while you complete your visa formalities.