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Interesting beach with some exceptional snorkeling nearby

Arta Plage is roughly 1 1/2 hours from the city of Djibouti - the last 10 -12 km are rough to very... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2017
Geof J
,
Milwaukee
Whale shark heaven

We dropped anchor here, on the Deli, for three days over Christmas a few years ago and had... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2015
FriskyG
,
Southampton, United Kingdom
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9 Feb 2017
“Interesting beach with some exceptional snorkeling nearby”
30 Nov 2015
“Whale shark heaven”
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Arta, Arta, Djibouti
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Reviewed 10 February 2017

Arta Plage is roughly 1 1/2 hours from the city of Djibouti - the last 10 -12 km are rough to very rough dirt and gravel track. We started off at the boats as we went searching for whale sharks - but the day we...More

1  Thank Geof J
Reviewed 1 December 2015

We dropped anchor here, on the Deli, for three days over Christmas a few years ago and had wonderful encounters with whale sharks every day (5 of the 6 pictures currently visible are mine - except for the snorkeller). The first time you pop into...More

2  Thank FriskyG
Reviewed 11 February 2014

I drop my recommendation for the whale shark swimming right here. We did go out with the Kempinski organized Blue Lagoon Team. All the way into Tadjoura bay, around Arta Beach. We saw huge whale sharks, they are the most relaxed animals, maybe their genes...More

5  Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 10 January 2012

Arta is a great place to see if you are in Djibouti. Is about 1h30min drive from Djibouti town. The beach is with stones, you do not have accommodations. You can camp if you choose too. We did not, but I saw some French people....More

4  Thank flod p
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