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Address: Giftun Island, Hurghada, Egypt
Phone Number: +201001119792
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Mahmaya: Giftun Island Snorkeling Cruise

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fantastic day

beautiful boat, fantastic snorkelling, wonderful white sandy beaches, good food - had a wonderful day. Recommend you go on the boat to the reefs to do more snorkelling.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

beautiful boat, fantastic snorkelling, wonderful white sandy beaches, good food - had a wonderful day. Recommend you go on the boat to the reefs to do more snorkelling.

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Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015 NEW

everything was perfect. like a day in paradise.lovely white sands and clear blue sea. also saw two dolphins

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

During our visit to Hurghada last week we booked a trip to Mahmya to enjoy this lovely beach facility and the lovely snorkeling spots here. We booked it through our tour rep in our resort at a cost of €72 each (Crystal Bay). We were picked up at our resort around 08:00 and were brought to the marina where we... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

Day trip to do some snorkelling around the shallows and coral. It took around an hour by boat to reach the island with its soft golden sands set on a private part of the beach. After getting use to the snorkelling gear provided you have the opportunity to go on short boat trip to do some more snorkelling around the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

A beautiful place where to spend a day ... Just like stay in heaven!!! The food was amazing and the staff very very friendly

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Halifax, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

it not just sun master island . and if you walk around broken glass and dirt . please do not pay for two 118 pounds

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Bergerac, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Fantastic day on a 'desert' island. So relaxing, lovely lunch and a chance to snorkel or just laze on the white sand in the sun.

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Riga, Latvia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Yeah,exactly,something different from all Hurghada's beaches. I mean sandy beach, deeper sea and a lot of space! I think this place really could be named Paradise Island:) Diving among coral reefs is amazing and unforgettable!!! So many colourful creatures you can see here!Fantastic!!! We were here for a few times and we'll come back here I hope!!!

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Runcorn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Amazing place to visit. The only downside I would say is that there are far to many people on the island at a time.

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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The snorkelling part of the trip was very good, the boats were clean and the staff friendly. The only down side was the food provided at lunch it was adequate at best

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