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Qalansiyah Beach

Qalansiyah village, Socotra Island, Yemen
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Anyone will visit this beach he will be classed it as the most beautiful in the world

Featuring wide area beach with spotless white sand surrounded by mountains And the beach is very... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2016
Tahaalblily
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Sanaa, Yemen
BEST PLACE IN THE WORLD

Simply the best place I've been in the world. This might not help you with going on a holiday but... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2015
Mohammed A
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26 Mar 2016
“Anyone will visit this beach he will be classed it as the most beautiful in the world”
6 Jul 2015
“BEST PLACE IN THE WORLD ”
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Qalansiyah village, Socotra Island, Yemen
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Featuring wide area beach with spotless white sand surrounded by mountains And the beach is very safe for swimming is a natural swimming pool and the water is very pure to the extent not imagine

1  Thank Tahaalblily
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Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Simply the best place I've been in the world. This might not help you with going on a holiday but it's is what it is and it is the BEST!

5  Thank Mohammed A
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Reviewed 3 January 2015

There are some dramatic rocks jutting out to sea here, and a beautiful sandy beach just to the East with vibrant, blue water. Not far away is Detwah Lagoon which has stingrays in it and a thin strand of sand that extends far out, wrapping...More

6  Thank 817Rob
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Reviewed 12 November 2014

Visited with my sister's family with a 1 and 3 year old. The beach and lagoon were gorgeous. The lagoon was great for the kids to walk through the water and we absolutely loved the sand bars and water caught between them when the sun...More

6  Thank Daphanie B
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

I am not a hardcore traveller (yet), but this is the most beautiful beach I have ever seen. We also got some food from a local lady (she cooked for us) and I was told during the high season there are also showers on the...More

10  Thank Kingamesaros
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Reviewed 27 August 2014

This was our second most beautiful beach on Socotra island (first one is Shoab beach). Long, white, sandy beach you can have for yourself and share it with some crabs that build their "houses" there, very cute to see. You absolutely must climb the hill...More

6  Thank Vanja K
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Beautiful beach, nice white sand, clear water, good shelters, but make sure not to keep the food uncovered as it will be a loud call for BIG ants. There are some stingrays, be careful and ask the locals, they are very helpful and they will...More

2  Thank M C
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Reviewed 22 June 2014

We went to Detwah Lagoon in our fifth day on Socotra. We came from Dixam plateau and our first stop was a coastal fishing village called “Qalansiya”. Then we continued drive to till the viewpoint over a rocky hill where Detwah Lagoon is located. We...More

2  Thank Zak a
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Reviewed 31 March 2014

Qalansiyah is considered the best beach in Socotra, which says something. Undoubtely the beach is very pretty, with white sand and azure clear waters. There is a viewpoint over a small rocky hill from which you can watch over the beach and some of the...More

2  Thank Sputnikboy
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Reviewed 27 February 2014

Soft white sand, a blue lagoon, turquoise water, turtles, dolphins and emptiness. Stunning to say the least. It is a very safe beach but the lagoon has sting rays so it is best to look and not to paddle! The view of the beach from...More

2  Thank trevcole
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