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Giftun Islands

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Address: Hurghada, Egypt
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$92*
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Mahmaya: Giftun Island Snorkeling Cruise
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$45*
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Full-Day Snorkeling Trip at Giftun Island from Hurghada
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$80*
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Full Day Private Snorkelling Speedboat Trip from Hurghada

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Lovely day at the sea and this little island

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Tatherley
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Silkeborg, Denmark
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Silkeborg, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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 3 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 3 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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Thank RamzyAshour
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 1 week 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 1 week ago

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

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Thank Ambisek
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful and clean island. The water and beach is wonderful. go there with Ramashka tours if you want excellent service at a cheap price.

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

going on a boat trip to visit this island with its sand, clear water , diving and snorkeling,a nice experience to see the corals and colored fish.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this on a boat trip. If you like sitting on a beach with warm waters and little else to do then this place is ideal.

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