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socotra tours

Do you all have suggestions for legitimate and reliable tour groups for socotra. Ordinarily, I would figure out my trip on my own, but because of visa complications etc. I was going to go through a service this time. However, sending someone money to get me a visa and flights and trusting that they are actually doing that and not just taking my money, makes me nervous. Does anyone have any suggestions, recommendations, experiences to share?

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11. Re: socotra tours

As I said before, I had issues with Socotra Dream, others have had similar experiences including the person whose posts were removed. I spoke to him when we were first having problems with Socotra Dream to see if and how he resolved them . As I say we ended up having to go to the police - but as I have already mentioned others had great experiences.

Another note of caution, Abdullah from Socotra Dream admitted to our faces that he had several identities on Trip Advisor and other websites to protect his reputation.

All that said, our issue with him was with booking flights (or not), poor communication and not returning our money when we changed tour groups. This is where the problem was - not with his ability to offer an excellent tour experience.

There is a reason for this, as I think has been mentioned before. All the tour groups use the same pool of guides and drivers, they are freelance. It's about who is available at the time, the same team will work one week for Socotra Dream and the next for Eco-tours for example.

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