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Address: Khartoum, Sudan
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An adventure to get there and back

It is worth it to go over and have a picnic on the banks of Tuti island. Also, to take a tuk tuk ride through the town.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paar21
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Khartoum, Sudan
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Khartoum, Sudan
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98 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is worth it to go over and have a picnic on the banks of Tuti island. Also, to take a tuk tuk ride through the town.

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Thank Paar21
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

But it was fun and the locals friendly. It's next to the v basic sailing or rowing club. You get hassled a little by hawkers but nothing intolerable for the interesting experience.

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Thank Duncan H
El Geneina, Sudan
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109 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I visited the Tuti island in October. I along with our friends visited the island, we started in the after noon and came back in the evening. There is no public transport to go to the island. So we took a Minibus up to the market area. Then we hired a Tri wheeler to go inside the island. The island... More 

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1 Thank Shams5627
Nairobi, Kenya
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44 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Make sure you take a boat round Tuti Island to see the meeting of the Blue and White Niles. Fantastic bird watching so go early on Fri or Sat to catch some rare sightings.

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4 Thank harriet h
Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
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10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

While I lived in Khartoum, Tuti island was my favorite place for relaxed walk and birdwatching. Beautiful place, rich in birdlife.

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2 Thank ZCelebic
Port Sudan, Sudan
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Sad to see the poorness of the island and the people even though it is in the heart of the capital, in other countries this island would be marvelous to see, I hope one day it will get some attention from the government to make some development at least by the Nile confluence.

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2 Thank Mutaz B
Athens, Greece
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48 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Nicely located in the river opposite one of the crudest areas in Khartoum, you can enjoy your tea or coffee with a wonderful view, especially at the evening or night.

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1 Thank George1205050505
Girona, Spain
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313 reviews
154 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I walked from the the bridge on Nile street and visit for half an hour, around, locals, , flat island oround the Nile.

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1 Thank agusticassa
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24 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Nice place for picnics and walk. Green places everywhere. Simple and worth to visit to have a coffee and tea beside nile river bank.

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1 Thank Abdalla A
Niagara Falls, Canada
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50 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Tuti island is where i grew up. They recently built a bridge as of 2009. Before that u had to take a ferry or small boats. This used to be agricultural but everyone is building houses.it is in the middle of Khartoum. It is located where the white and blue nile meet to form the river Nile. U can go... More 

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1 Thank doctorCanada

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