Mangroovy Beach Bird Viewing Hut

El Gouna, Red Sea Coast  >  Egypt

The Mangrove Lagoon is best visited from November to Spring at high tide. It attracts a lot of shorebirds. The area is dry in the hot summer months.

Added* by Georgina Cole
Most recent update 15 November 2021
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The small wooden hut on Mangroovy Beach offers protection from the sun and wind. Among the birds you can see here are Eurasian Curlew, Western Reef-Heron, Common Greenshank, Osprey, Common Ringed Plover, Common Redshank and Kentish Plover.



Either walk along the beach from Smokery Beach Bar or take a Tok Tok to the end of Mangroovy Residence.

Terrain and Habitat



Flat , Sandy , Wet , High water possible

Circular trail


Is a telescope useful?

Can be useful

Good birding season

Spring , Winter

Best time to visit

Spring migration , Winter


Unpaved road

Difficulty walking trail


Accessible by

Foot , Bicycle , Car

Birdwatching hide / platform



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