In the territory of Helleh the two rivers of Dalky and Shapour have brought about a large Wetland. Surrounding this wetland are marshes which have provided a habitat for immigrant birds.
About Bushehr (Bushire)
Bushehr (or Bushire) also Romanized as Bandar Bushehr and Bandar-e Bushehr; previously known as Beh Ardasher is the capital city of Bushehr Province, Iran.Bushehr lies in a vast plain running along the coastal region on the Persian Gulf coast of south-western Iran, it is built near the ancient port city of Rishahr/Reshire (Sassanian, Riv Ardasher). It was the chief seaport of the country and is the administrative centre of its province. Its ...read more about Bushehr (Bushire)
Bushehr (Bushire) Attractions
Holy Jesus Christ Church – Bushehr
This mosque is also known as the Masjed Shah and Masjed Kufi, constructed by an Arab called Sheikh and at present religious mourning ceremonies are held here.
Kharkoo Island – Bushehr
This island is situated north east of Khark Island and is considered to be an important island regarding Cargos such as crude oil.
Zaar (Leava) Ceremony – Bushehr
This ritual is usually performed on Wednesday nights. People (both men and women) adorn themselves with special attire and shower themselves with special perfume in order to get ready for this occasion, which also entails dancing.A week before ...
Rayshahr Ancient City – Bushehr
Rayshahr is situated 8 km. south of the city of Bushehr and relics found in this region dates back to the third to 1st Millennium B.C. The relics of this ancient city are inscriptions in the cuneiform script, and decorative earthenware showing that ...
Dutch (Holandiha) Castle, Khark Island – Bushehr
This castle is located in the north east of Khark Island. In the year 1748 AD. contemporary to the period of the Safavid reign and the Afqani conquests in Iran, the Dutch gave up their trading center in Bandar Abbas and transformed this center to ...
Galin (Qebleh Doa) Ceremony – Bushehr
This ritual is performed during a drought. The ritual is in such a way that the inhabitants of a village select a person and call him 'Galin'.Galin is then changes into Shepherds clothing along with a beard made of sheep wool and a straw hat ...
Haji Mohammad Ebrahim Esfahani Tomb, Khark Island – Bushehr
This tomb is octagonal and is similar to Mongol architecture. There is a strong possibility that Haji Mohammad Ebrahim Esfahani was buried was burred here in the year (1170 AH.)
Omol Karam and Nakhiloo Island – Bushehr
These two islands located in the southern coast of the province are devoid of inhabitants. The Nakhiloo Island is the area where giant tortoises inhabit, the presence of which have made this area environmentally important.