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Giftun Islands

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Address: Hurghada, Egypt
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$45*
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Snorkeling Trip to Giftun Island from Hurghada
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Snorkeling Tour to Giftun Island from Hurghada
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Full-Day Snorkeling Trip at Giftun Island from Hurghada

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Wow - paradise for snorkeling

Attended at Giftun Islands for snorkeling with Funfly. Busy with other tourist, but Funfly found us an area to enjoy that was less occupied. Wonderful place to visit and relax... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Very nice trip but there take us to the island for about 15 mins then we had to go back , you have to take money with you which we never got told because you have to pay for extras that were on the list

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Attended at Giftun Islands for snorkeling with Funfly. Busy with other tourist, but Funfly found us an area to enjoy that was less occupied. Wonderful place to visit and relax, the sea was many different shades of blue and turquoise. Well worth every penny we paid, it's on average £35 per person with room to negotiate.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Cool place, sandy beach and clear waters! We only had 45 min there, could have used more. You can snorkel, however it seems like a lot of the coral has been broken, which is a bit sad. It's busy with alot of boats coming in.

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Silkeborg, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spend a lovely day at this little island We booked a snorkeling trip from Hurhgada. First we sailed for around 1 hour to a very nice snorkeling area just a bit further then Giftun Island, with lots of large fish to see. We were here around 2 hours Then we sailed back to Giftun island where we had a... More 

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Yerevan, Yerevan, Armenia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There are two tours - “VIP Giftun” and simply “Giftun”. Difference between “Giftun” and VIP one should be the difference between services in a way that in VIP tour boat should be better one(not sure in what way), less people, better lunch. Also they include two more things – additional snorkeling and banana or tablet ride. Anyway, you need to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a really paradise with a very clear whit smooth sand , it's the most amazing beach I ever seen , and I recommend it for everyone it's like dream

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever you're around Hurghada and make yourself a favor and visit the "Paradise" islands. The oceans and the reefs are breath taking. The island itself seems mostly like an abandoned rock but there's a restaurant, bar and toilets. We went on a full day tour and everything was smooth. The food itself could've been better but I weren't there for... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Giftun Island Hurghada fantastic island stands ships, about 300 meters from the island and come in small boats for transportation to the island beach. Flawed by the lack of umbrellas or places of entertainment or restaurants, but Nature Reserve

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

by far the best snorkeling i have experienced ever. good guides, lot of fish. great daytrip. beautiful wildlife.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to many beaches in Egypt. This is by far one of if not the best ever water I have been into. It's amazingly clear, clean, calm and blue. The island itself however lacked any services at all which was really disappointing. So unless you want to drink sea water or chew some harmless jellyfish then I suggest... More 

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