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Mahmya Island

Hurghada, Egypt
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Giftun Island Mahmya Beach and Snorkeling Day Trip from Hurghada
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Mahmaya: Giftun Island Snorkeling Cruise
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Totally inspired from its natural surroundings, Mahmya is an eco-tourism haven bordered by virgin blue waters awaiting exploration and a white sandy beach inviting relaxation. Accompanied with fine food, great music and a fun crowd, Mahmya’s an exotic escape that will change your idea of the perfect day in the Red Sea and give you memories that will last forever!
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“white sand” (33 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Hurghada, Egypt
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Reviewed 3 days ago

you have to do this, provided you can swim of course. It is a must do thing and a superb day out. The crew on our boat were entertaining, accommodating, considerate and patient. The food was plentiful and good and the coral reefs, although not...More

Thank Raymond K
Reviewed 6 days ago

We took the luxury trip here. What a gorgeous day! It was beatiful and very relaxing, the food was lovely.

Thank smoochiepink
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went out to this gorgeous peaceful island on a boat trip beach was idyllic white sand and lovely surroundings. Restaurant was clean and the food was very nice, a perfect day. Please be warned it's the other side of Paradise Island which is very...More

Thank karyn254
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited island as part of a boat trip excursion. We had one hour on the island and it was stunning. Beautiful clear water . There is not much in terms of shelter . So its an hour right under the sun. The sand is very...More

Thank weetriv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simply amazing amazing amazing, just do it and Go! Beautiful, good food and the cleanest toilets I've ever seen!

Thank Darren E
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a ball on this day trip, snorkelling food and the island itself. Busier than I thought though so be prepared its not as idyllic and peaceful as they make out.

Thank tendedburrito
Reviewed 1 week ago

The boats punctually pick you up from the pier. The boats are squeaky clean with toilets. You ride for 20 min and then you are dropped off at the island. Soft sand, shallow clear waters, the opportunity to snorkel, relax with a beer under the...More

Thank jazzmin21
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An amazing island but if you go hear on a boat trip you will need to take your own drinks to the island as they charge you 5 dollars to get in to restaurants to buy drinks

Thank dianeroughley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely day trip. A welcome drink on arrival to the island after our boat trip out, then snorkeling in the morning off the boat, It was lovely but not long enough in the water. The fish life was amazing!!!! then back on the boat...More

Thank maxine f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a snorkeling trip which included a 2 hour stop at Paradise Island and it was amazing. The water is crystal clear and the sand is soft on your feet once you're in the water. The public beach is very nice but there isn't...More

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Samar A
17 May 2017|
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Response from Mahmya | Property representative |
Warm greetings Samar. Our sincerest apologies for our delay in reply - somehow we didn't receive a notification for your question (and others). Perhaps by now you and your family have already enjoyed a day with us on Mahmya... More
Shoshanna M
7 February 2017|
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Response from Mahmya | Property representative |
Warm greetings! Mahmya is definitely child friendly. From a safety stand point all of our boats are equipped with emergency lifejacket's for children and at our Aqua Center we also have recreational use lifejacket's in... More
21 October 2016|
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Response from Mahmya | Property representative |
Warm greetings. All of our partnered Tour Operators that offer their guests Mahmya on their menu of over day excursions, do of course include the land transfer from/to your hotel to our Mahmya Beach Marina. We look forward... More