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Socotra Island

East of Aden Gulf, Aden, Yemen
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A place you will never forget

It’s a truly amazing island and stunning view everywhere. My first time having the feeling that you... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2018
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
اليمن

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

Reviewed April 7, 2017
aden y
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East of Aden Gulf, Aden, Yemen
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

It’s a truly amazing island and stunning view everywhere. My first time having the feeling that you are really living with the nature. I am glad that the island is not easily accessible so it won’t be ruined. Hope it can be preserved from the...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

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

8  Thank aden y
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Reviewed 14 February 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.

7  Thank DrSaleh999
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Reviewed 7 January 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...More

6  Thank Mohammed A
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Reviewed 4 May 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

27  Thank PRATHAPA
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Reviewed 16 October 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...More

36  Thank NewYorkertravelor
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Reviewed 25 September 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

18  Thank Mohammed A
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Reviewed 17 June 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...More

26  Thank GixxaJase
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Reviewed 11 April 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....More

38  Thank Malancholia
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Reviewed 2 April 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...More

25  Thank romanz909
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