iOverlander 0.0 Khartoum Youth Hostel - YHA Camping in the secure grounds of the YHA – basic facilities and close to a number of nice restaurants. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Average Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Camping in the secure grounds of the YHA – basic facilities and close to a number of nice restaurants. iOverlander Khartoum Youth Hostel - YHA Campground user 0.0 Meroe Pyramids bush camp A highlight of our trip to Sudan, there is a great spot to bushcamp here Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes A highlight of our trip to Sudan, there is a great spot to bushcamp here iOverlander Meroe Pyramids bush camp Contact, Pirate user Bush camp In open field. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No In open field. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user Bush camp Naast Taka Mountains bij meertje met watervogels en grazende beesten. Af en toe komt een herder of een ezeltje voorbij. Next to Taka Mountains near lake with water birds and grazing animals. From time to time a shepherd or donkey passes by. In the morning there were over 100 drinking camels. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Naast Taka Mountains bij meertje met watervogels en grazende beesten. Af en toe komt een herder of een ezeltje voorbij. Next to Taka Mountains near lake with water birds and grazing animals. From time to time a shepherd or donkey passes by. In the morning there were over 100 drinking camels. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user Bush camp In open field under trees. Very quiet. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No In open field under trees. Very quiet. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user 424.2 Bush camp In the middle of the desert. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes In the middle of the desert. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user Public parking Behind homes in hamlet. Much interest of villagers. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Behind homes in hamlet. Much interest of villagers. iOverlander Public parking Parking Area user Bush camp In the middle of the desert. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No In the middle of the desert. iOverlander Bush camp Contact, Pirate user Public parking Between palmeries at the outskirts of Karima. This was the only place in Sudan where we had discussion about our camping location with locals. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Between palmeries at the outskirts of Karima. This was the only place in Sudan where we had discussion about our camping location with locals. iOverlander Public parking Parking Area user Public parking Behind homes at harbor. Amazingly quiet for the location. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Behind homes at harbor. Amazingly quiet for the location. iOverlander Public parking Parking Area user Public parking Beach next to boulevard. A bit busy because of picnicers. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Beach next to boulevard. A bit busy because of picnicers. iOverlander Public parking Parking Area user 261.1 Wild Camp Nile Bush camp at the Nile Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Tent Friendly: Yes Bush camp at the Nile iOverlander Wild Camp Nile Contact, Pirate user Wild camp 3rd Cataract In a palm grove. (The difficulty we found in camping along the Nile is getting down to the palm groves over generally 2m high irrigation ditches)? But not a bad spot despite the continued 45°C heat day and night – and some local farmers who came to chat were very welcoming. Open: Yes In a palm grove. (The difficulty we found in camping along the Nile is getting down to the palm groves over generally 2m high irrigation ditches)? But not a bad spot despite the continued 45°C heat day and night – and some local farmers who came to chat were very welcoming. iOverlander Wild camp 3rd Cataract Contact, Pirate user Bush Camp On the banks of the Nile & secluded Open: Yes On the banks of the Nile & secluded iOverlander Bush Camp Contact, Pirate user 0.0 Bush Camp Secluded and view over pyramids & river Open: Yes Secluded and view over pyramids & river iOverlander Bush Camp Contact, Pirate user Sudan National Camp Resort Loud mosque, best option in town Open: Yes Loud mosque, best option in town iOverlander Sudan National Camp Resort Campground user 0.0 Acropole Hotel Nice hotel where they can help you with visa registration, travel permit and everything Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Nice hotel where they can help you with visa registration, travel permit and everything iOverlander Acropole Hotel Lodging user 630.0 Refill Gas Station If you need to refill your gas bottle you can do it here in this refilling gas station Open: Yes If you need to refill your gas bottle you can do it here in this refilling gas station iOverlander Refill Gas Station Gas Station user 433.2 Refill Gas Station You can refill your cooking gas bottle (propane/gpl). Located on the left hand side on the road from gedaref to Khartoum Open: Yes You can refill your cooking gas bottle (propane/gpl). Located on the left hand side on the road from gedaref to Khartoum iOverlander Refill Gas Station Gas Station user 410.0 Filling Gas Station Possibility to refill your propane bottle (cooking gas) Open: Yes Possibility to refill your propane bottle (cooking gas) iOverlander Filling Gas Station Gas Station user 0.0 German guesthouse The BEST OPTION in Khartoum for Overlanders. Norbert the German manager and his very kind team will do everything for you to facilitate and make your stay enjoyable. Nothing idiom possible for them and you will definitely appreciate their advices and great contacts to help you to obtain visas, permits or simply organize a tourism tour in Sudan. Norbert offers 2 packages that suit perfectly the Overlanders needs : Package#1: for $20pp/day you get a all inclusive package including showers, full pension, unlimited laundry, wifi, swimming pool and pickup at the airport, soft drinks. Sleeping in you car in the street (secure). Package #2: for the Overlanders sleeping in their car you can park outside in the calm, safe and night watched street in front of the guesthouse for $10 per car and you get access to water electricity, swimming pool and wifi. Be generous to support this marvelous oasis in the heart of Khartoum. On top you can benefit from the laundry facilities for only 1€/kg!!! We stayed 1 week (package 2) and thanks to Norbert and his staff we really enjoyed our time in Khartoum despite our administrative race to get visa for Saudi Arabia To contact Norbert Zschornak +249903306718 reservation@germanguesthouse.com Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Slow Kitchen: Yes Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No The BEST OPTION in Khartoum for Overlanders. Norbert the German manager and his very kind team will do everything for you to facilitate and make your stay enjoyable. Nothing idiom possible for them and you will definitely appreciate their advices and great contacts to help you to obtain visas, permits or simply organize a tourism tour in Sudan. Norbert offers 2 packages that suit perfectly the Overlanders needs : Package#1: for $20pp/day you get a all inclusive package including showers, full pension, unlimited laundry, wifi, swimming pool and pickup at the airport, soft drinks. Sleeping in you car in the street (secure). Package #2: for the Overlanders sleeping in their car you can park outside in the calm, safe and night watched street in front of the guesthouse for $10 per car and you get access to water electricity, swimming pool and wifi. Be generous to support this marvelous oasis in the heart of Khartoum. On top you can benefit from the laundry facilities for only 1€/kg!!! We stayed 1 week (package 2) and thanks to Norbert and his staff we really enjoyed our time in Khartoum despite our administrative race to get visa for Saudi Arabia To contact Norbert Zschornak +249903306718 reservation@germanguesthouse.com iOverlander German guesthouse Lodging user 0.0 Small road through farm land off main road, light ppl traffic, those that did pass were friendly, lots of herding in surrounding area, quiet Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Tent Friendly: Yes off main road, light ppl traffic, those that did pass were friendly, lots of herding in surrounding area, quiet iOverlander Small road through farm land Contact, Pirate user 187.3 Palm Trees Camp Just beside Nile river. It's a quiet bush camp at the end of small village. Perfect to take a rest for couple of day Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Just beside Nile river. It's a quiet bush camp at the end of small village. Perfect to take a rest for couple of day iOverlander Palm Trees Camp Contact, Pirate user 226.1 Nile Wild camp Wild camp with access to the water and wide shadow provide by dates palm trees Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Non-Potable Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Wild camp with access to the water and wide shadow provide by dates palm trees iOverlander Nile Wild camp Contact, Pirate user 419.1 Naga Tempel dessert wild camp near the Naga tempels a wild camp in the dessert. Very quiet! Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes near the Naga tempels a wild camp in the dessert. Very quiet! iOverlander Naga Tempel dessert wild camp Contact, Pirate user 605.1 Dessert wildcamp in the middle of the dessert, wildcamp on our way to Kassala Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes in the middle of the dessert, wildcamp on our way to Kassala iOverlander Dessert wildcamp Contact, Pirate user 359.5 Nile Bank Wonderful place for birdwatching with access to Nile not far from Barge Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: Non-Potable Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Wonderful place for birdwatching with access to Nile not far from Barge iOverlander Nile Bank Contact, Pirate user 408.6 Dry River Bank Nice and quiet place to stay overnight. River empty during dry season, probably full during wet season, which will create a nicer spot to bivouac Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Nice and quiet place to stay overnight. River empty during dry season, probably full during wet season, which will create a nicer spot to bivouac iOverlander Dry River Bank Contact, Pirate user 643.5 Dinder National Park Border Wild camp near Dinder National Park Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Wild camp near Dinder National Park iOverlander Dinder National Park Border Contact, Pirate user 251.1 Wadi Halfa Wild camped next to lake Nassa lovely spot nobody hassled us Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Tent Friendly: Yes Wild camped next to lake Nassa lovely spot nobody hassled us iOverlander Wadi Halfa Contact, Pirate user 408.4 Petroleum Company We could camp between the first and second security gate. Police everywhere so very safe. We had to camp here because Moroe was flooded! Don't camp at Moroe during rainy season :) Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes We could camp between the first and second security gate. Police everywhere so very safe. We had to camp here because Moroe was flooded! Don't camp at Moroe during rainy season :) iOverlander Petroleum Company Contact, Pirate user 516.0 Nubian Guesthouse Nice guesthouse in Abri right on the Nile river. You can camp on the street in front. Quiet and safe. Owner Magzoub is very helpful and friendly. You can either book a room for 250 SDG single room-300 SDG double room or just use shower and toilet for a donation. You can even swim in the Nile. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: Yes Restaurant: No Showers: Warm Water: Natural Source Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Nice guesthouse in Abri right on the Nile river. You can camp on the street in front. Quiet and safe. Owner Magzoub is very helpful and friendly. You can either book a room for 250 SDG single room-300 SDG double room or just use shower and toilet for a donation. You can even swim in the Nile. iOverlander Nubian Guesthouse Parking Area user 200.2 Soleb Guest House Guest house run by a friendly old man. Rooms are available but camping in front of the house is also possible (for free), though he might insist on you taking a room anyway, out of sheer hospitality. In walking distance from the beautiful Soleb temple. Open: Yes Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: No Water: Non-Potable Big Rig Friendly: Yes Guest house run by a friendly old man. Rooms are available but camping in front of the house is also possible (for free), though he might insist on you taking a room anyway, out of sheer hospitality. In walking distance from the beautiful Soleb temple. iOverlander Soleb Guest House Lodging user 747.0 Park ranger The GPS location to this is wrong. It is further back away from the border about 10 km or so. There are two huts where the park rangers stay. If you are really stuck they will let you stay but only really if you won't make it across the border in time or tell them you feel uncomfortable camping at the border (we only had a tent). We stayed here as the other two spots listed here are too exposed. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: No The GPS location to this is wrong. It is further back away from the border about 10 km or so. There are two huts where the park rangers stay. If you are really stuck they will let you stay but only really if you won't make it across the border in time or tell them you feel uncomfortable camping at the border (we only had a tent). We stayed here as the other two spots listed here are too exposed. iOverlander Park ranger Contact, Pirate user 472.8 Quiet spot off dirt road Nice quiet spot on dirt road about 200m from highway Passed by a couple of locals who said hello but didn't stop for more Only problem- loads of flies and not much shade, ground was very hot! Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Nice quiet spot on dirt road about 200m from highway Passed by a couple of locals who said hello but didn't stop for more Only problem- loads of flies and not much shade, ground was very hot! iOverlander Quiet spot off dirt road Contact, Pirate user 387.4 Ministry of Tourism Antiquities and Wildlife - Travel and Photo Permit Photo and travel permits are needed to travel around Sudan, they can be obtained for free from the Ministry Of Tourism, Antiques And Wildlife at Shari'a Al-Mashtal, Al Riyad, Khartoum. Bring one passport photo, a photocopy of your passport photo page and visa. The official said to take a photocopy of the permit and give that to other officials. Get this stupid permit. Open: Yes Photo and travel permits are needed to travel around Sudan, they can be obtained for free from the Ministry Of Tourism, Antiques And Wildlife at Shari'a Al-Mashtal, Al Riyad, Khartoum. Bring one passport photo, a photocopy of your passport photo page and visa. The official said to take a photocopy of the permit and give that to other officials. Get this stupid permit. iOverlander Ministry of Tourism Antiquities and Wildlife - Travel and Photo Permit Dog Unknown user 388.1 Foreigner permit Get your Foreigner Permit right of the departure terminal. Bring a passport photo, copy of your passport photo page and a photocopy of your visa plus a letter written from your accommodation (they will know what to do). Cost 370£ I heard someone paid 500£. After you have this don't forget to get your "photo and travel permit", see the POI on iOverlander just east of the airport. I had a two week transit visa with an extra stamp saying I had to do this on the border or here in Khartoum. Open: Yes Get your Foreigner Permit right of the departure terminal. Bring a passport photo, copy of your passport photo page and a photocopy of your visa plus a letter written from your accommodation (they will know what to do). Cost 370£ I heard someone paid 500£. After you have this don't forget to get your "photo and travel permit", see the POI on iOverlander just east of the airport. I had a two week transit visa with an extra stamp saying I had to do this on the border or here in Khartoum. iOverlander Foreigner permit Toll Booth user 388.9 Foreigners Permit (Option 2) The main office to get your foreigners permit. If you can go to the airport office go and get it there, here you wait a long time and have to go from nondescript office to nondescript office struggling to keep sane. Photocopy of your passport photo page, your visa and one passport photo. Cost was 370€. Good luck... Open: Yes The main office to get your foreigners permit. If you can go to the airport office go and get it there, here you wait a long time and have to go from nondescript office to nondescript office struggling to keep sane. Photocopy of your passport photo page, your visa and one passport photo. Cost was 370€. Good luck... iOverlander Foreigners Permit (Option 2) Dog Unknown user 599.0 Amir hotel Basic Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Pit Toilets Tent Friendly: No Basic iOverlander Amir hotel Lodging user 11.9 Palace hotel Good quality hotel Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: Yes Parking: Street Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Good quality hotel iOverlander Palace hotel Lodging user 5.9 Suakin Parking behind fish market. When we were there it was not used. Plenty of space and a nice view on the old city and the harbor. Quiet place, though at 21:00 there was some modern music played somewhere. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: Yes Parking behind fish market. When we were there it was not used. Plenty of space and a nice view on the old city and the harbor. Quiet place, though at 21:00 there was some modern music played somewhere. iOverlander Suakin Parking Area user 704.4 Wild Camping Quiet place hidden away. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Quiet place hidden away. iOverlander Wild Camping Contact, Pirate user 268.4 Nubian Lodge/Guesthouse This is a very luxurious hotel with 150 usd rooms. BUT: you can shower here for free! They have a separate shower/toilet block near the side gate. Ask at the reception for the caretaker and explain that you are an overlander who would like to use the shower. Enjoy :) Open: Yes Electricity: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: No This is a very luxurious hotel with 150 usd rooms. BUT: you can shower here for free! They have a separate shower/toilet block near the side gate. Ask at the reception for the caretaker and explain that you are an overlander who would like to use the shower. Enjoy :) iOverlander Nubian Lodge/Guesthouse Lodging user -1.0 Motwakil Hotel Hotel quite clean. Restaurant. Secure parking at the back for motorbikes. Expensive at US$90/S£600 a night for twin room with no towels. If you've exchanged your US$$ on black market then it makes it a lot cheaper. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: No Kitchen: No Parking: Secure Parking Restaurant: Yes Showers: Warm Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No Pet Friendly: No Hotel quite clean. Restaurant. Secure parking at the back for motorbikes. Expensive at US$90/S£600 a night for twin room with no towels. If you've exchanged your US$$ on black market then it makes it a lot cheaper. iOverlander Motwakil Hotel Lodging user 403.6 Imperial Hotel It has lost its grandeur and it's a bit grubby in places but is ok for Sudan. Twin room S£400. A bit pricey unless you're using black market exchange rate. Restaurant. Safe parking for motorbikes. Open: Yes Electricity: Yes - At Sites Internet: Yes - Fast Kitchen: No Parking: Yes Restaurant: Yes Showers: Hot Water: Non-Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: No Tent Friendly: No It has lost its grandeur and it's a bit grubby in places but is ok for Sudan. Twin room S£400. A bit pricey unless you're using black market exchange rate. Restaurant. Safe parking for motorbikes. iOverlander Imperial Hotel Lodging user 617.2 Amazing wild camp site Amazing wild campsite along railway desert track, about 125km out of Wadi Halfa. Easy to drive track passing deserted stations. Stunning campsite amongst mountains, in a sandy gully so protected and hidden from the winds. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Amazing wild campsite along railway desert track, about 125km out of Wadi Halfa. Easy to drive track passing deserted stations. Stunning campsite amongst mountains, in a sandy gully so protected and hidden from the winds. iOverlander Amazing wild camp site Contact, Pirate user 274.0 Fish restaurant Don't know what the name is in Arabic, but a helpful local lead us to this restaurant with little air conditioned huts set around a courtyard. We had fried Perch accompanied by fresh herbs, onion, bread and a hot sauce. One of the most satisfying meals I've had in a long time. Open: Yes Don't know what the name is in Arabic, but a helpful local lead us to this restaurant with little air conditioned huts set around a courtyard. We had fried Perch accompanied by fresh herbs, onion, bread and a hot sauce. One of the most satisfying meals I've had in a long time. iOverlander Fish restaurant Restaurant user 190.3 Parking near Cleopatra Hotel Overnight parking and use of showers and toilet for a courtesy gift (10-20 SDP) Open: Yes Internet: No Restaurant: No Showers: Cold Water: Potable Restroom: Running Water Big Rig Friendly: Yes Tent Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Overnight parking and use of showers and toilet for a courtesy gift (10-20 SDP) iOverlander Parking near Cleopatra Hotel Parking Area user 170.1 Alien registration office In this office you can register (within three days of entry) as an "alien". You need a copy of your passport, of your entry visa and a passfoto. Copyshops are around the corner. Cost here: 521 SDP Open: Yes In this office you can register (within three days of entry) as an "alien". You need a copy of your passport, of your entry visa and a passfoto. Copyshops are around the corner. Cost here: 521 SDP iOverlander Alien registration office Toll Booth user 378.6 Fixer for KSA visa Location of office of Waleed in Khartoum. Very reliable! Phone +249 91 235 3377. Only sign in Arabic. Next to Sky tours Travel. This us what you need to apply: passport and copy, two photos with white background, original carnet de passage, copy marriage certificate, copy of car registration and copy driver license. Open: Yes Location of office of Waleed in Khartoum. Very reliable! Phone +249 91 235 3377. Only sign in Arabic. Next to Sky tours Travel. This us what you need to apply: passport and copy, two photos with white background, original carnet de passage, copy marriage certificate, copy of car registration and copy driver license. iOverlander Fixer for KSA visa Dog Unknown user 477.2 Quiet spot on dirt road Watch out for thorns on the ground. Open: Yes Electricity: No Internet: No Kitchen: No Restaurant: No Showers: No Water: No Restroom: No Big Rig Friendly: Yes Pet Friendly: Yes Watch out for thorns on the ground. iOverlander Quiet spot on dirt road Contact, Pirate user Police Station for Registration You have to register(copies are done here), 780 SDG for 2 Open: Yes You have to register(copies are done here), 780 SDG for 2 iOverlander Police Station for Registration Toll Booth user 12.1 Mohamed Fixer in Suakin This is a fixer (driving a black Mercedes) to make arrangements for the ferry from Suakin to Jeddah. He gives a fair price, but that is where is services end!!! He does NOT keep agreements; - we agreed he would guide us in the port, but at the last minute he sends an associate. - agreed to leave at noon and changes it last minute to 13.00PM! - Then his associate shows up saying let's leave later as I want to pray! But he agreed to 13.00PM just two hours before...a muslim forgot he needs to pray, yeah right! - his associate does NOT explain anything! Wonders off without letting you know what is going on, etc. - goes to pray for 1 hour without saying anything! - his associate does NOT speak any English not even a few words!!!! Immigration asked questions that he could NOT translate to us. And someone else had to translate for us. Why are we paying our fixer again? But Mohamed said he spoke good English. - his associate also did NOT want to work and just pointed out queues without telling what to get where. Only after our insistence and multiple calls to his boss did he actually start doing his job! So Mohamed LIED many times to us, leaving us a very unsatisfactory with his services. I DO NOT RECOMMEND HIM! Rather use the fixer below (same price range): Willy. Ahmad A Magid donyamanga@yahoo.com +249 91 231 0548 Open: Yes This is a fixer (driving a black Mercedes) to make arrangements for the ferry from Suakin to Jeddah. He gives a fair price, but that is where is services end!!! He does NOT keep agreements; - we agreed he would guide us in the port, but at the last minute he sends an associate. - agreed to leave at noon and changes it last minute to 13.00PM! - Then his associate shows up saying let's leave later as I want to pray! But he agreed to 13.00PM just two hours before...a muslim forgot he needs to pray, yeah right! - his associate does NOT explain anything! Wonders off without letting you know what is going on, etc. - goes to pray for 1 hour without saying anything! - his associate does NOT speak any English not even a few words!!!! Immigration asked questions that he could NOT translate to us. And someone else had to translate for us. Why are we paying our fixer again? But Mohamed said he spoke good English. - his associate also did NOT want to work and just pointed out queues without telling what to get where. Only after our insistence and multiple calls to his boss did he actually start doing his job! So Mohamed LIED many times to us, leaving us a very unsatisfactory with his services. I DO NOT RECOMMEND HIM! Rather use the fixer below (same price range): Willy. Ahmad A Magid donyamanga@yahoo.com +249 91 231 0548 iOverlander Mohamed Fixer in Suakin Dog Unknown user -5.3 Willy Amad A. Mahid fixer Suakin We recommend you use this fixer and NOT Mohamed (driving a Mercedes). Responds fast to emails, offers fair price. We choose differently because he would be in Egypt on the day of our departure and could not lead us through the harbor (immigration and customs). We were extremely disappointed in Mohamed as he lied a lot to us (see other review)!!!! Contact details: Willy. Ahmad A Magid donyamanga@yahoo.com +249 91 231 0548 Open: Yes We recommend you use this fixer and NOT Mohamed (driving a Mercedes). Responds fast to emails, offers fair price. We choose differently because he would be in Egypt on the day of our departure and could not lead us through the harbor (immigration and customs). We were extremely disappointed in Mohamed as he lied a lot to us (see other review)!!!! Contact details: Willy. Ahmad A Magid donyamanga@yahoo.com +249 91 231 0548 iOverlander Willy Amad A. Mahid fixer Suakin Dog Unknown user