Bandar Abbas is in Hormozgan province, it is one of the most important commercial ports and markets which have popularity among the people. The Persian Gulf and historical attractions are beautiful parts of this city. That’s why every year many tourists are welcome to this city for leisure and business. Souvenirs and crafts are in many variations, some of which are native of Bandar Abbas that bring to some other cities. Bandar Abbas crafts are such as mat weaving, passementerie, embroidery fabrics and marine industries. Dates, sesame, citrus fruits, local green mangoes ,fish and shrimp are the edible souvenirs of Bandar Abbas.
Bandar dates are very tasty and have high quality. Due to hot and dry weather Hormozgan Province has provided a good platform for the processing of dates. Haji Abad city, Minab, Roudab are near the city of Bandar Abbas with major palm producers from the province. Hormozgan dates to approximately from twenty percent of Persian Gulf countries and exported to Europe, Asia, and America for domestic consumption. Grade 2 and 3 types of these products are such as chips for palm, palm honey, palm juice and so on. The best type of export is Haji Abad Prom and this city is the main producer. This type of palm-dates is the famous Chocolate and also it is the title of the most expensive and most desirable palm of your world dedicated. Prom dates are rich in vitamin B1 and B2, phosphorus, calcium, magnesium, iron and potassium.
Bandar Abbas dates are the good option as souvenirs, so remember to buy them.
If you try dates consumption of beverages such as tea and milk beside it is not unpleasant.
Bandar Abbas Citrus
Souvenirs of Bandar Abbas port could be referred to citrus fruits and products derived from them. Bandar Abbas has citrus orchards, which annually percent can provide of its surrounding provinces and the Persian Gulf countries in this area. Citrus fruits that are planted in the province and in the city of Bandar Abbas appears as tangerines, oranges, lemons Lisbon, sweet lime, orange, grapefruit and lemon. If you can prepare a trip to Bandar Abbas in the spring use tasty fruits and enjoy eating.
Fish and shrimp of Bandar Abbas
Because of Bandar Abbas and other ports of Hormozgan province on the Persian Gulf coast are a rich source of various types of shrimp and fish, so one of the ancient jobs or traditionally modern people doing is fishing . Fish and shrimp can be said are in the list of Bandar Abbas popular souvenirs.
They sell their caught fish in the market, which Tuna, Javelin, sardines, grouper, red snapper, sheep, cardboard fish and fish that are some of them and the fisher can easily access to them.
As well as fish , Shrimps are rich in vitamin A, B, C, D, E and iron, magnesium, phosphorus, iron, calcium, and zinc and they are another species in Bandar Abbas.This is higher than other marine shrimp properties and it is useful for the human body.Be sure to buy fish and shrimp with explanations given for consumption .
Spices in the south of Iran is very tasty and useful in their cuisines.
South spices are including cinnamon, coriander, red pepper, bay leaf, cumin, turmeric, polowi and pickling spice.
Right pickle Gzr (local purple carrots province) , mango pickles.