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Wadi Dirhur Canyon, Socotra Island

#5 of 6 in Parks in Yemen
Nature / Park · Canyon
Take in the pristine nature at Wadi Dirhur Canyon, a limestone gorge in the middle of the surrounding mountain. Take a dip in the crystal clear pool, but pay attention on the slippery rocks. Explore the wider area to see many other smaller lakes and natural pools dotting the canyon. The palms and dragon blood trees create an exotic atmosphere. Using our world travel planner, Socotra Island attractions like Wadi Dirhur Canyon can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This is a wild limestone gorge cutting through the plateaus surrounding it. There is a nice pool for swimming just downstream from the road. If you walk upstream, there are some wonderful narrows...  more »
  • I spent 2 nights in the Canyon, the natural pools are amazing and you can also do a little walking around if you wish, it was very quiet, no mosquitos, no other animals. If you are a nature lover you....  more »

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