Socotra Vacation Packages
The area around Socotra is crisscrossed with fabulous attractions, from tourist hotspots to quiet, secret places that are waiting just for you.
Spirituality is a pivotal facet of every place's DNA, so why not visit Yemen's temples and other sites of religious significance. If you're looking for activities that won't break the bank, set aside some time to explore Yemen's numerous outdoor attractions such as gardens, open-air markets and open-air museums.
One of the nicest ways to experience the unique natural environment in the area around Socotra is to sign up for a horse riding or mountain climbing tour. When the sun is shining, follow the locals and head to the region's much-loved waterways for a day of scuba diving or sailing.
Taste the essence of Yemen by trying out the food enjoyed here. Lamb and also fish are popular ingredients here. Ogdat (stew) and saltah (meat stew) are both much-loved choices that will delight visitors' palates with a true taste of Yemen. Try masoob (over-ripe banana, flatbread, cream and honey) at the conclusion of your feast. This is popular with locals and tourists. Sample one of the more common beverages in the region, namely mango juice.
For many, the world is a book and those who don't spend time traveling remain on the same page day after day after day. So book your trip and make the most of the incredible stories that await in Yemen.