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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!
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“white sand” (34 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Hurghada, Egypt
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from US$101,20
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"beautiful island"
in 74 reviews
"boat trip"
in 93 reviews
"white sand"
in 34 reviews
"crystal clear water"
in 23 reviews
"buffet lunch"
in 17 reviews
"desert island"
in 10 reviews
"thomas cook"
in 17 reviews
"well worth the money"
in 17 reviews
"lovely trip"
in 10 reviews
"saw dolphins"
in 21 reviews
"hurghada marina"
in 11 reviews
"lovely lunch"
in 10 reviews
"recommend this trip"
in 11 reviews
"the reefs"
in 12 reviews
"paradise"
in 146 reviews
"sea"
in 160 reviews
"parasols"
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Reviewed today via mobile

Herded on to a boat and taken to an island along with hundreds of other tourists. Herded onto yet another boat and out farther in the sea to snorkel. Many people who werent strong swimmers got into difficulties with the strong current and at one...More

1  Thank Janice H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing a must visit. Amazing snorkelling. If you only do one excursion in Egypt do this one. If I could holiday there i would.

1  Thank Louise B
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your nice review; we are pleased you enjoyed your experience on Mahmya and look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I ve promised the bench in Mahmya I shall return. And, still after 3 years i ve kept my promise.My trip on this island was together with Mr Honey ,and his amazing team Ali baba, and two times with mr Mohamed. The big bus of...More

Thank 657andra01
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your nice review; we are pleased you enjoyed your experience on Mahmya and look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing experience! I really recommend it. Red sea is beutiful and the island has great conditions and incredible views.

Thank Cristiano S
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your feedback here on Trip Advisor, it is very important for us to hear about your experience. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your day with us on Mahmya!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best trips of my life, the water is so clean you can see all the way down, a lot of amazing fish and corals. A view from another world. Prettty amazing. And the fine sand was awsome. The guide Pepsi was super...More

Thank Henrique G
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your feedback here on Trip Advisor, it is very important for us to hear about your experience. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your day with us on Mahmya!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This island is breathtakingly beautiful! The water is turquoise blue just like the Caribbean, Mahmya is definitely worth a visit, we also did some snorkelling and saw tropical fish, a sting ray and a giant Turtle! It also has a restaurant/bar and Shisha on the...More

Thank Tulinzmyrtaj
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for your feedback here on Trip Advisor, it is very important for us to hear about your experience. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your day with us on Mahmya!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Words can't really describe how gorgeous this place is. Please book this day out as it's tremendous. Shuttle from the hotel, boat to the island then a smaller boat to the quay, then time on the island to try out your snorkeling skills and catch...More

Thank Ajmeaden
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded today

Many thanks for such a great review; we are pleased you enjoyed your experience on Mahmya and look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Usual great organization by Memphis Tours who arranged pick up from and back to our hotel to the boat that took us out for a fantastic day snorkeling off Mahmya Island.There was plenty of opportunity to practice with the equipment for anyone not used to...More

Thank markloweth
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice review; we are pleased you enjoyed your experience on Mahmya and look forward to welcoming you back in the future!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This island is absolutely beautiful. I would recommend going once in your life and while you visit Hurghada but I wouldn’t go again. The people are friendly and the island is gorgeous but it has a big price tag on it and by the afternoon...More

Thank Zoejac
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback here on Trip Advisor, it is very important for us to hear about your experience. We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your day with us on Mahmya!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant. You must do this.if you do not want to snorkel of the boat, you can do it on the beach. Great coral on the beach

Thank Mary D
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Mahmya, Director of Sales at Mahmya Island, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback; we are happy to know that you enjoyed your day with us on Mahmya.

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Kitty1Uk
8 January 2018|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
hi i can recommend a private tour operator he operates from the beach on the jaz aquamarine he does great tours and is far cheaper than the tour operators as i found out later in holiday he is to be trusted tel 01090079235... More
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Response from sula s | Reviewed this property |
That's correct. Mahmya is the nice beach area at giftun Island.
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Response from Mahmya | Property representative |
Good day, For your information there are free of charge life jackets available in our Aqua Center on Mahmya Island & there is a zodiac patrolling on site for any emergencies.
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