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Khor Ambado Beach, Djibouti

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Watch green crabs and look for seashells at Khor Ambado Beach, a long stretch of brown sand gently sloping into the water. Sheltered in a small cove just past a French military base, the family-friendly beach includes shaded beach chairs and tables. Clear waters and a diverse marine life provide good snorkeling, and you can safely swim in the calm sea. During low tide, wade through the water to examine a shipwreck lying in the shallows. There are few eateries available, but you need to tell them in advance that you'll be using their service. Take a look at our Djibouti road trip planning tool to schedule your visit to Khor Ambado Beach and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • To change the monotony of the capital, very good place to spend a day, by the seaside. Several paillottes allow to eat on the spot. Compulsory 4x4 vehicle.
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  • The beach is paradise, very comprehensive and excellent for snorkeling, but the way to get is a real adventure, imposilble get if it isn't in a good off-road or by sea.
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  • all days off was my habit go to this beach ... a few euros and it had a parasol and secure parking
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