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Fatnis Island (Fantasy Island)

Birket Siwa, Siwa 51714, Egypt
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worth to go although Siwa is a remote place!

In here watch the sunset is amazing. The reflection is on the "lake". And at night can watch the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chrisman0701
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Hong Kong, China
Sooo calm and relaxing

If you really want to relax, sit there for a couple of hours at sun rise or sun set. Try to avoid... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Taher G
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Cairo, Egypt
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Covered in lush palm trees with a secluded freshwater pool in its center, this island is a popular spot for swimming and sunbathing.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Birket Siwa, Siwa 51714, Egypt
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"watch the sunset"
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"amazing sunset"
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"enjoy the view"
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"heaven on earth"
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"couple of hours"
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"palm trees"
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"juice"
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"lake"
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"tea"
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"ride"
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"lemongrass"
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"reflection"
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"dates"
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"witness"
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"bike"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In here watch the sunset is amazing. The reflection is on the "lake". And at night can watch the stars. I was riding a bike to there, road condition is good enough. And people in there are nice. This is a place can satisfy all...More

Thank Chrisman0701
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you really want to relax, sit there for a couple of hours at sun rise or sun set. Try to avoid times of holidays so it is not crowded if you can.

Thank Taher G
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

A good place to be at the sunset. You can enjoy the view at the seaside with glass of fresh juice. Admission is free. To reach there you need to rent a ride

Thank Ahmed A
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

It is amazing to set on the lake and see the sunset on the lake. Also you can enjoy the spring of Fatnis.

Thank BassemLatif
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Reviewed 26 December 2017

the view is amazing! it's very soothing and better during the sunset. there is a cafe there if you want something to drink. and it's not that far from the city center so going there is not expensive.

Thank Moheb E
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

In Siwa..u can either take a bicycle or any other transportation to there..u will find lots of palm trees..a well..a waterfront in the middle of the desert..a wonderful scene..very quiet(till sunset when loads of ppl will b there)captivating..u can enjoy drinks and juices(recommended) there..and an...More

Thank Mohamed A
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Pictures will talk this place is one of most magical places world widely So relaxing and clean Palms are everywhere full of dates

Thank asmaharira
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Sunset in this place is very nice and romntac And drink palm with milk ❤ this place is very good wow

Thank Seif F
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Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It is my favorite place in Siwa. I was enjoying the delightful afternoon there, swimming in the little spring pool with some kids, then having tea while comtemplating wonderful sunset, getting some breezes against my face...It should not be missed!

Thank justme0028
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Reviewed 13 May 2017

The place is great to witness the sunset. but I would not recommend staying there more than 2 hours. there are a lot of mosquitos and no clean toilets. I recommend going into the lake with flouka. Don't think of swimming there.

Thank Hadeer G
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