Unforgettable Holidays - Socotra Eco-Tours
Holidays between dragon blood and coral sea
Do not compromise when choosing your next holiday destination. You can get more than just a travel catalogue paradise.
This website will help you to discover Socotra island in the Arabian sea. May you be a fan of hiking and breathtaking views, you like long sandy beaches, wild life or you prefer underwater adventures, Socotra can always offer you something special.
We are ready to assist you with your trip preparations.
Socotra Eco-tours is an accredited
Tourism Agency based in Socotra
Abduljameel & Friends
We are a group of experienced Socotri guides who provide eco-tourism services to those coming to the island to spend the holidays of their life.
Socotra is our home so we always pay special attention to local environment, economy and people.
We guarantee that our fees come to the benefit of local people. We build a bridge between Socotri population living their traditional way of live and tourists longing for a unique experience.
Dragon Blood Tree - one of the endemic plants in Socotra
Due to the long isolation of the Archipelago, Socotris had to look for food and medicine in entire Socotra. People from the coastal areas live on fish and dates grown in valleys and lagoons (Socotra is mostly dry so most of the valleys and lagoons are planted by trees), while shepherds count on meet, ghee and sour milk. Few of shepherds own Palm trees since they live in mountains and...
Thousands of palm trees, over twenty goats and three boats burned in Debnah Oasis, Yesterday 18th of June, 2011 by a fire blown by wind from a spot where rubbish is collected and burned.
A woman from Debnah village was burning rubbish on a spot of Debnah Oasis. Wind blew fire towards palm trees leaving thousands of them burned. Over twenty goats were charred while three fishermen...
Three new vagrants birds are added to the Archipelago list last march,2011 By Richard Porter and Ahmed Saeed; Black-throated Thrush Turdus atrogularis, Watercock Gallicrex cinerea and Steppe Grey Shrike Lanius pallidirostris
Check the species updated checklists at www.socotraproject.org
All the above pictures are taken by Richard Porter(Birdlife International)