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Skand Peak

Hajhir Mountains, Socotra Island, Yemen
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Dragons Blood Country

Great hike up these mountains, through a natural wonderland of Dragon's Blood (aromatic resin... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2016
_rd_gynae
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Galway, Ireland
Beautiful

The Hajhir Mountains are a spectacular range of sharp peaks rising in the center of Socotra Island... read more

Reviewed 3 January 2015
817Rob
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Louisville, Colorado
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28 Jul 2016
“Dragons Blood Country”
2 Jan 2015
“Beautiful”
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Hajhir Mountains, Socotra Island, Yemen
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Great hike up these mountains, through a natural wonderland of Dragon's Blood (aromatic resin) trees, frankincense and isolation.

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Reviewed 3 January 2015

The Hajhir Mountains are a spectacular range of sharp peaks rising in the center of Socotra Island. The scenery is dramatic, and the upper elevations were lush and green given recent rains when I visited (this is not always the case). Spending a few days...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2013

Scand Peak is by no means one of the highlights of Socotra. But as an experience, it was a fiasco in our case, largely because of poor organization of trekking. Our guide from Socotra Eco Tours have severely underestimated the difficulty level of this activity,...More

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