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Banana Island (Gezira el-Mozh)

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“nile trip” (3 reviews)
Luxor, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a boat ride we arrived to the banana island which, btw, it is not an island. Big banana plantation, 2 monkeys in a cage, and 4 baby crocodiles (20cm) in a tiny glass box. It was explained that the crocodile dad died in September....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We where by bananaisland but its not an island but a tonque of the westbank. You can see the bananaplant gardens. Also you can see some monkeys, crocodilesand a dessertfox. In too small caches. Also we see cows from the farmers. Behind the houses. You...More

Thank Joke19811
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice banana plantation, where you can learn about how they are being kept. Great staff who were all very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed a lot.

Thank _illen_88
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Went to Banana Island by boat trip and had a great time. After a very hot walk you come to the shop selling a great range of leather goods at asda prices(so the owner says). You can also sit in the shade and eat some...More

Thank virginiastock1
Reviewed 15 August 2017

After a lovely relaxing boat ride we arrived at Banana Island, (not really possible if mobility issues,) and were taken on a tour of the many varieties of different fruits and herbs that are grown there. We were taught how the fruits grow and how...More

Thank Johnanddragon
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I was expecting more, but the best part is the felluca ride to get there, so don't expect much when you get there. Some floura and fauna and birds chirping, if that is your thing ... go for it.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 25 April 2017

If you get a chance to get a boat on the Nike make sure you visit banana island you walk through the palms and at the end a coffee shop called Asda lol well worth a visit

Thank pharoah48
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Boat trips are fun, but even better if there's an actual place to visit. Banana Island is THAT visit. It's a short trip into the banana tree farm to see how that popular fruit grows from a funky flower. If you already know, I guess...More

Thank UmOmar
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We stopped off here after our felucca/boat ride up the nile. Our guide said he lived on the island. You could tell it was a tourist destination (saves diesel money for the boats as well I suppose) as they had quite a few benches and...More

Thank llupto
Reviewed 20 February 2017

you arrive on the island by boat and are greeted by the welcoming party. They take you through the plantation and it takes about half hour for the tour.Here you can also see crocodiles. At the end of the tour they take you to a...More

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