from € 2000

1-Week Camping tour to Socotra

Tour features
On request
1 pers
7 days

Tour description

Weekly program allows you to see the best places of Socotra. The same locations of Socotra can be seen very differently. Under this program we offer you an amazing night in the Shuab bay, where other tourists are brought only for swimming. Here you can taste fresh fish and lobster, see dolphins at the dawn or go fishing with the local fishermen.

You will be surprised by diversity of island food. Mandatory menu items are fish, shrimp or lobster in season, fresh Socotran fruits and vegetables, famous Socotra's honey and Yemen coffee. Water, juices and drinks with no restrictions.

Route Description

Departure day

Today you will travel towards a thrilling adventure. While waiting for the flight you have time to get acquainted with the program of the tour and information about Yemen.

Socotra Island: Detwah Lagoon - Shuab Bay

Flight from Dubai to Socotra island. Transfer to the western part of Socotra Island, observation of the Detwah lagoon, rest at the beach up to the lunch. We recommend you to pass on foot from the observation deck (pictured) to the campsite. It should take you about 2 hours of walk (do not forget to take water and a hat).

After lunch, you will enjoy a sea voyage on a fishing boat in the Shuab Bay. Here is one of the best beaches on Socotra, so here you can actively swim and catch some fish, enjoy watching at the dolphins.

Fish supper and overnight in tents.

Socotra Island: Dixam Plateau

Early in the morning we pass over in boats to Qalansiya, where off-road vehicles will move you into the center of the island - to the Dixam Plateau, where the famous dragon trees are.

Further descent into the canyon, swimming in a freshwater pool, a walk through the canyon. Overnight camping in the canyon.

Socotra Island: Dragon trees - the Canyon - Dunes in Stero

In the morning, you will walk through the forest of dragon trees on the opposite side of the canyon. After lunch and a swim in the fresh water natural pool there will be a transfer to the south coast of Socotra island. Next we move to the dunes in Stero.

Overnight in tents on the beach near beautiful sand dunes on the beach or in Aomak camp, located nearby.

Socotra Island: Hoq Cave - Sand dunes of Archer

Moving to the north coast of Socotra island with a stop in the island's capital - the city of Hadiboh. Visiting Hoq Cave with a local guide. Lift to the cave takes about 1.5 hours, visit the cave - about an hour. Do not forget to bring water and flashlights.

Overnight in tents near the freshwater stream between the dunes of Archer. For dinner - fresh fish.

Socotra Island: Dunes of Archer - Cape Ras Erissel

Beach rest at Cape Ras Erissel. Snorkeling on the reef. Dinner in Hadiboh in our restaurant (included in tour price).

Moving into the Gorge Ayaft where at sunset an excellent view of the central mountain range can be seen. This is the greenest place of Socotra island. Numerous streams, sources and springs here form a unique microclimate. Here children can buy the best incense on Socotra. Overnight in tents.


This is the final day of your successful stay in Yemen. International flight will take you to a normal life, leaving unforgettable memories of Yemen.

The price includes:
  • tourist visa;
  • English speaking guide on Socotra island;
  • trip on off-roaders Toyota SUV4
  • payment of local guides, boats, tickets, parking lots etc.
  • separately organized, high-quality and nutritious food on Socotra island;
  • modern camping and personal equipment (tents, sleeping bags, etc.);
  • water, juices and beverages throughout the day without any restrictions.
Additional charges:
  • international flights;
  • medical insurance.
from € 2000 Tour price