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Diving in Egypt - Red Sea

Information about scuba diving in Egypt, about the country, dive sites and diving centers.

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Important to know about Egypt

If you are looking for history, in Egypt you will have it all. From the Pharaohs, Alexander the Great and the Romans. Egypt is rich tourist attractions like the Pyramids and Great Sphinx at Giza, near Cairo and the Valley of the Kings and old temples near Luxor.

Capital: Cairo. Language: Modern Standard Arabic. Currency: Egyptian Pound. Population: Approx. 82,537,000 Climate: dry and some rains in the winter along the Mediterranean coast.

Scuba Diving in Egypt

When diving in Egypt you will find many dive sites along the Red Sea coast of mainland Egypt and Southern Sinai. The best reefs and wrecks are located in the area from Hurghada to Safaga. The city Sharm El-Sheikh is considered as best dive site in the Sinai peninsula. Also, the cities of Marsa Alam and Hamata have good diving. El Gouna is a tourist resort not far from Hurghada that also offers many water sports activities.

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Diving Sites in Egypt Diving Centers and Schools in Egypt
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Tel:+201 2222 03842

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Diving In Egypt

Beautiful small fishing village with the famous Lighthouse area and promonade with many restaurants, small shops and dive centers leading to the beautiful lagoona and Islands dive site, then a short drive to the famous Canyon and Blue Hole dive site then on to Ras Abu Galum National Park, or you can take a short drive to the South for many wonderous dive sites from caves to sandy slopes with table corals.

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Best sites in the area: The famous Blue Hole, El Bells, The Lighthouse, Abu Galum, The Islands, The South , Gabri Bint.
Describe types of diving in the area: Caves, reefs, sandy slopes, many table corals & pinnicles, technical, snorkeling, boat safaris, drifts, nite dives.
List fish commonly seen in the area: Turtles, nemos, lion fish, bannerfish, moray, all types of rays, napoleon, dolphins, whale sharks, barracuda, the list is endless.
Best time to dive: Year-round
Suit required: Short Wet Suit 3mm.
Minimum depth: 8M/26F.
Maximum Depth: 40M/132F.
Wrecks: No Wrecks.
Visibility: Perfect.

Diving In Egypt

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Easy Divers Sharm

Best sites in the area: Ras Mahamed, Tiran island and Blue Holl. List fish commonly seen in the area: Monte Ray, Shraks, Turtles, Angel fish and more. Best time to dive: Year-round
Suit required: Long Wet Suit/Hood 7mm.
Minimum depth: 20M/66F.
Maximum Depth: 40M/132F.
Wrecks: Several Wrecks.
Visibility: Perfect.

Diving In Egypt

Hadaba/Sharm El-Sheikh

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Discover the magic of the Red Sea with our Diving center Blue Lagoon; immerse yourself in some of the best dive sites which Egypt has to offer like the magnificent Thistlegorm wreck and the unforgettable National Park Ras Mohamed, the beautiful dive sites in the street of Tiran Island. Dahab also offers beautiful dive sites for the more experienced diver; such as The Canyon and The Blue Hole. We are offering a huge assortment with different choice at our dive center including PADI certified beginner and advanced diving courses, boat and shore dives, snorkeling trips, and a full range of diving and snorkeling equipment. At Blue Lagoon Diving Center we pride ourselves on our close relationship with our clients and providing them with the best customer service possible. At our diving center we strive to build long lasting friendships with all our guests and provide a comfortable and easy going environment for everyone's enjoyment. Blue Lagoon Diving Center was established by the Red Sea in Egypt by various sea professionals who decided to dedicate their lives to using their experiences to create a unique concept of underwater entertainment, founded on respect of the natural environment and a passion for marine life and SCUBA diving.

Best sites in the area:Ras Mohamed, Tiran, Blue Hole Dahab, Thistlegorm, Dunnraven. List fish commonly seen in the area:Surgeon Fish, Bone Fish, Thresher, Cardinal Fish, Silverside, Trigger Fish, Needle fish, Butterfly Fish, Conga, Cornet Fish, Sharks and more. Best time to dive: Year-round
Suit required: Long Wet Suit/Hood 7mm.
Minimum depth: 8M/26F.
Maximum Depth: 40M/132F.
Wrecks: Several Wrecks.
Visibility: Perfect.

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