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Address: East of Aden Gulf, Aden, Yemen
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It is the most beautiful city and the atmosphere is very beautiful. The accommodation is very available and beautiful

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
aden y
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is the most beautiful city and the atmosphere is very beautiful. The accommodation is very available and beautiful

2 Thank aden y
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Amazing part of the world that is unique and never like any other place. People there are are very humble and nice.

1 Thank DrSaleh999
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37 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

I was there for charity's trip project to support people of socotra with food and tent This Iland is far away from war in Yemen and the infrastructure has been started there by supporting from UAE. I think now it is the time to start plan for the suit business that makes in future money as once the infrastructure is... More 

Thank Mohammed A
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97 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed May 4, 2016

Unspoiled natural habitat- something different than any other place you see - flora and fauna seems like out of box , looks stunningly beautiful - mesmerizing views , sand dunes , plants , trees - unbelievable. One must visit this place

New York, NY, USA
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2015

One of the most amazing places I have ever been. The trees are out of Land of the Lost and the feeling you have is like nowhere else. We went with Incense Caravan and they did a great job in arranging and re-arranging everything as there were many changes. If you have a chance to go, please do because you... More 

29 Thank NewYorkertravelor
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37 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

For me, it is a place that can make money do not miss that if you got a chance to visit this Iland Their honey is very expensive

13 Thank Mohammed A
Baghdad, Iraq
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52 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed June 17, 2015

Socotra or Pirate Island as it is otherwise known located off the coast of Yemen in the Indian Ocean, the island of Socotra contains some of the world's most astonishing and unique plant forms. More than a third of the 800 or so species on the island are found nowhere else on earth.Monsoon rains have cut through the island's limestone... More 

23 Thank GixxaJase
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2015

Don’t miss a chance, go and explore the island when it’s still virgin and pure! Socotra belongs to Yemen, but has nothing to do with the mainland problems. It’s a safe destination to visit and it is on a bucket list of every serious traveller. The uniqueness of Socotra is undeniable. You might be surprised though how little tourist you... More 

29 Thank Malancholia
Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed April 2, 2015

I visited Socotra with my wife in the first half of March, 2015, for 10 days, using services of Socotra Eco Tours. The island is incredibly beautiful, local people were kind and our guide and driver were also friendly and helpful, so both of us felt absolutely safe there. Food - mainly fresh fish caught on the respective day -... More 

22 Thank romanz909
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2015

We visited Socotra Island for a long weekend in April 2013. We were absolutely stunned by the beauty of the islands distinct flora and fauna - both on land and below sea. Dragon blood trees, cucumber trees and desert rose trees to mention a few... Dolphins, mantas, sharks and untouched coral reef with +30 m visibility (however, with only 1... More 

20 Thank Lea L

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