Socotra from above, lagoon Detwah

The Detwah Lagoon is a nature reserve and is the hallmark of Socotra.

Coast, sea, mountain, ocean, blue, green, lagoon

This is probably the most impressive place on the coast of the island.

Coast, sea, mountain, ocean, blue, green, lagoon

There is a camping site where you can stay for the night.

Mountains, sand, sea, coast, white, blue, green

You can read more about this place by the tag Detwah.

Coast, sea, mountain, ocean, blue, green, lagoon

Photo by Dmitry Pievtsov, a Ukrainian pilot who regularly works at Socotra

Helicopter, beach, coast

And another beautiful video — drone footage by @evazubeck

Welcome to Socotra Island!

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The origin of Socotra's name is still wrapped in mystery. The Socotrans call their island Sacatri.
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