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Address: Khartoum, Sudan

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Tuti Island where the Blue Nile and the White Nile meet

I visited the Tuti island in October. I along with our friends visited the island, we started in the after noon and came back in the evening. There is no public transport to go... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 21 December 2016
El Geneina, Sudan
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El Geneina, Sudan
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98 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

I visited the Tuti island in October. I along with our friends visited the island, we started in the after noon and came back in the evening. There is no public transport to go to the island. So we took a Minibus up to the market area. Then we hired a Tri wheeler to go inside the island. The island... More 

Thank Shams5627
Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Make sure you take a boat round Tuti Island to see the meeting of the Blue and White Niles. Fantastic bird watching so go early on Fri or Sat to catch some rare sightings.

3 Thank harriet h
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

While I lived in Khartoum, Tuti island was my favorite place for relaxed walk and birdwatching. Beautiful place, rich in birdlife.

1 Thank ZCelebic
Port Sudan, Sudan
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25 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Sad to see the poorness of the island and the people even though it is in the heart of the capital, in other countries this island would be marvelous to see, I hope one day it will get some attention from the government to make some development at least by the Nile confluence.

1 Thank Mutaz B
Athens, Greece
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42 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Nicely located in the river opposite one of the crudest areas in Khartoum, you can enjoy your tea or coffee with a wonderful view, especially at the evening or night.

Thank George1205050505
Girona, Spain
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289 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I walked from the the bridge on Nile street and visit for half an hour, around, locals, , flat island oround the Nile.

Thank agusticassa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

Nice place for picnics and walk. Green places everywhere. Simple and worth to visit to have a coffee and tea beside nile river bank.

Thank Abdalla A
Niagara Falls, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Tuti island is where i grew up. They recently built a bridge as of 2009. Before that u had to take a ferry or small boats. This used to be agricultural but everyone is building houses.it is in the middle of Khartoum. It is located where the white and blue nile meet to form the river Nile. U can go... More 

Thank doctorCanada
New York, New York, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

Have a stroll among the planted fields of onions amd aubergines on a Friday morning. You will fell in a farmland while seeing the highrise of Khartoum. Talk to friendly local farmers who will want to sell tounland. Look at the majestic Nile as Blue and White Nile meet between Khartoum amd Omduan. Plan two hours of walking.

Thank Aboudy G
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Just across a newly built bridge is this suburb of Khartoum. There are fields, donkeys, cows, dirt roads. It's a quick introduction to life outside of Khartoum while still in Khartoum. Having said that, go up to the top of the Corinthia Hotel and snap some pics. You'll get a better view and a greater understanding than walking around a... More 

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