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Dolphin House Reef El Gouna Egypt

Dolphin House Reef El Gouna Egypt

Dolphin House Reef El Gouna, Egypt information, tours, prices, booking

Dolphin House Reef is a diving site which located in EL Gouna, Egypt. In fact, the Dolphin House Reef stands for its name. This diving site is in fact the home to an incredible number of dolphins. Go diving in this amazing dive spot and have the luck enough. You will get the company of the whole resident pod of Bottle-nose Dolphins. You might as well catch a glimpse of the other unique inhabitants of the Reef. In fact, Dolphin House Reef also features turtles and hard coral gardens. El Gouna’s Diving companies -And of course we are one of them- organize daily trips to this site.

In fact, Dolphin House Reef located only about 45 minutes away from the shore. Moreover, the snorkelers usually allowed to go on these trips as well.In fact, this is our most popular trip. We take small groups aboard a fast boat to view the wild dolphins of the Red Sea. What better way to encounter these fantastic marine mammals than in their own environment. After a thorough safety briefing, you’ll set off to explore the area. You will look out for dolphins along the way. Once we encounter these fantastic animal, it’s your opportunity to get into the water.

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You will spend some unforgettable time with them. Time permitting, after your dolphin experience, we will zoom off to another reef. In fact, it will be for exploring and encountering many of the other wonders of the Red Sea. These are wild dolphins who roam these areas of the Red Sea. In fact, sightings can’t guaranteed but we have a great chance of success to date. Just contact us and we will answer you immediately.

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Dahab Snorkeling Sites Egypt

Dahab Snorkeling

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Dahab Snorkeling indeed is one of the most popular destinations for snorkelers worldwide. In fact, Dahab snorkeling sites are so many which scattered on the Read Sea Coast. The Red Sea coast town indeed is one of Sinai’s most treasured diving and snorkeling destinations. Dahab means gold in Arabic language and called so because of its geographic locality. The gold washed down from the desert mountains. Moreover, it accumulated on the alluvial flood plain. In fact, it is where the town built. Also refers to the color of the sand, and in our opinion, the underwater world is treasure itself too. Go to that fantastic Red Sea coast town to enjoy Dahab snorkeling activities.

The town is only 80 kilometers northeast from Sharm el Sheikh. Moreover, it is only one hour driving by car from Sharm International Airport. Dahab snorkeling sites can visited all year round. Yet, the best months for snorkeling are May-June, September-October and early November. Air is not so hot and the sea is nice warm in these months. Sunshine guaranteed almost every day, number of rainy days 10 per year. In fact, there is zero chance for rain from June till September. Dahab snorkeling sites include the Blue Hole which located 12 kilometer south of Dahab. Well, Blue Hole is a must-see spot. In fact, most of divers, free divers and snorkelers come here to see the iconic hole.

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Moreover, the Red Sea coast town also include The Canyon for snorkeling activities. This snorkeling spot located 1.5 kilometers south of the Blue Hole. The Canyon is an open underwater cave at 22-14 meters below surface. In fact, it is wide enough for divers to swim through. The snorkeling site features good visibility and calm weather conditions. Even the snorkelers might enjoy its unique view from the surface. Furthermore, the spot features an easy shore entrance through a sandy lagoon. Snorkelers can follow the reef on the left. Dahab snorkeling sites also comprise Ras Abu Galum. In fact, this site indeed is peaceful spot for those who want to enjoy amazing sea. Walk about 500-800 meters along the coast and find a safe spot where to enter the water.

In fact, the locals or other snorkelers will help you to find safe entry points. The reef next to the “boats lagoon” damaged, but a bit further, it is lively and full of marine life. Abu Galum usually protected from wind and features big schools of Red Sea fish. Moreover, it also features turtles, rays and octopus. Dahab snorkeling sites also include Eel Garden which called the “City Snorkel Spot”. In fact, it is just few minutes walk from Dahab promenade. Eel Garden houses the largest colony of garden eels. The spot has an easy shore entrance through a small canyon. Garden eels can spotted on sandy bottom. These interesting creatures do synchronized swimming with each other and with waves. They vanish in a second if you approach them then appear from the sand again.

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In fact, watching them indeed is like watching National Geographic. Moreover, the corals are nice there too. In fact, it has a wide range of soft and hard corals such as different type of reef fish. Eagle rays are also common over there. Dahab snorkeling sites also include Lighthouse Reef. In fact, the Lighthouse Reef situated also in the center of Dahab. This spot indeed is one of the most popular sites for snorkeling because of its easy beach access. Shallow wall of fringing reef plate is perfect for snorkelers. Moreover, the site features a wide variety of corals and fish. Furthermore, the turtles also spotted as well as blue spotted rays. Dahab snorkeling sites also include the Seven Pinnacles Islands. In fact, this site located north of Lighthouse Reef. The site can reached within 30 minutes walking from Dahab center.

The entry of this site marked by a sign which says “The Islands Dive Site Funny”. Furthermore, the site has three giant pinnacles which grew together. In fact, they formed playground of valleys and lagoons. The site features a huge variety of corals and fish. Dahab snorkeling sites also include Napoleon Reef. This great place located on the left side of the Lagoon and it is easy access from the shore. The site features a great visibility and amazing marine life. Moreover, the site features huge gray stingrays, turtle, eagle ray and eels. Please be careful with fishing nets in the water and pay attention to kite surfers. Lagoon nearby is kite surfers’ training spot and they might cross over in this area too.

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Dahab snorkeling sites also include Gabr el Bint. In fact, this site ranks among the most attractive ones of Dahab snorkeling places. The site can reached by camel or boat and located 20 km south of Dahab. Snorkelers may spend more time in shallow lagoon which is full of colorful marine life. Many species of reef fish, hard, soft corals are visible. Visits by large pelagic species are more common there. Dahab snorkeling sites also include Golden Blocks, Three Pools and Moray Garden. In fact, these snorkel spots located close to each other on the southern part of Dahab. Moreover, the area has a hotel called Happy Life Village and some local cafes. In fact, these snorkeling sites recommended for beginner snorkelers.

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Eel Garden Dahab Egypt

Eel Garden Dahab Egypt

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Eel Garden Dahab is a beautiful diving site which located in Dahab South Sinai, Egypt. In fact, the Eel Garden Dahab derives its name from the enormous population of Garden eels. The Eels that make their homes on the expansive sandy slope which spans this section of coast. The diving site is an incredible sight which beholds hundreds of these timid creatures. Furthermore, they stretch high out of their holes in the sand. They will also sway in the current like a field of grass. Take a short swim out over the reef table of the Eel Garden Dahab. In fact, the dive starts through a small lagoon which winds out onto the main reef. And then, crossing the sloping coral white sand which borders the reef.

The carpet of eels will come into view. In fact, it is to snatch food particles out of the water passing by in the current. Once you get close enough, the cautious eels withdraw to the safety of their sandy homes. In fact, they will synchronize with your approach, emerging again behind you, as you leave. The Eel Garden Dahab features sandy bottom. In fact, it is also home to plenty of inquisitive Thorn-back trunk-fish. Moreover, the sandy bottom is also the home of Blue razor wrasse who circle around the divers as they swim. They look to pick up particles from the sand disturbed by their fin kicks.

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While the eels are spectacular to see, there is much more to discover at this dive site. In fact, it is once you pass the slope and rejoin the main reef. There you can find large schools of Anthias and patrolling Lion-fish. You will also find morays who hide in the reef. Furthermore, you maybe will find Crocodile-fish or Blue-spotted stingrays lying on the sand. The divers pass one of the healthiest and most colorful shallow reefs in Dahab. In fact, it is on the swim back to the exit point. The reef sports a multicolored array of stony and soft corals, as well as plenty of anemones.

Get rest on the sandy bottom. You will have a perfect opportunity to discover more cryptic inhabitants of the reef. It is such as the many nudibranchs and scorpion-fishes. Keep your eye out for an elusive Ornate ghost pipe-fish. As the sun reflects off the sand, the true colors of this vibrant reef highlighted. In fact, it makes the Eel Garden Dahab an ideal spot for photography. You don’t need to be an experienced diver to do this dive. Moreover, it is also perfect for Snorkeling.

Eel Garden Dahab diving site facts:

Location: Dahab, 28°30.300 N; 34°31.194 E.
Site Name: Eel Garden Dahab.
Description: Shore dive / coral garden /.
Eel Garden Depth: 1 – 30 meters (3 – 100 feet).
Visibility: 30 meters (100 feet).

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Ain Sokhna Snorkeling Egypt

Ain Sokhna Snorkeling

Ain Sokhna Snorkeling Egypt information, tours, booking

Ain Sokhna snorkeling is really pristine. In fact Ain Sokhna snorkeling didn’t become famous in the best diving locations in Egypt yet. But indeed it has the potential of becoming a big hit on the Red Sea top Diving destinations list. Ain Sokhna located on the Red Sea coast of Egypt. Moreover, it is about 100 Kilolmeter from Cairo. So, you can combine historical tour of Pyramids and Egyptian Museum with Snorkeling trip there. After renting your snorkeling gear, you’ll take a little dingy from the shore. And then come closer to the larger boats which wait for you offshore.

After a Short Sea Cruise, you’ll throw yourself into a whole new world. In fact, it is like what you might watched “Finding Nemo”. But the greatest thing is that, this time, it’s for real and in 3-D!. Ain Sokhna snorkeling will let you see the clown fish. In fact, the clown fish abounds in the crystal clear waters of the Red Sea. Moreover, you will also see angelfish, blue tangs and butterfly fish of all kinds. Furthermore, Ain Sokhna also features amazing corals and anemones. Moreover, the small reef fishes come to play. Soon enough, you’ll tempted to go deeper. A day trip for snorkeling over there can arranged by your hotel in Cairo. We also do it. Just contact us.

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Sharm El Naga Safaga Egypt

Sharm El Naga Safaga

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Sharm El Naga located only 45 km south of Hurghada. In fact, this amazing site features fantastic protected area of Sharm El Naga. Moreover, it also features a paradisiac beach. The beach is ideal for Snorkeling and relaxing in the sun as well. Get your gear from the mall in Hurghada, if you don’t want to rent it in Sharm El Naga. Hop on a bus (transportation can arranged by your hotel). Spend a day exploring the underwater lively fauna and flora of the Red Sea. In fact, the diving site comprises fishes galore and intact corals. They await you at this unspoiled spot of the Red Sea Riviera. The wide sandy beach slopes into the waters are an ideal feature for beginners.

In fact, the site also features charming beach chalets. It will be a fantastic experience if you booked one or two nights. Moreover, the diving site reef is in good condition and popular location for snorkelers. The entry and exit points are from the shore, close to where the dive shop and amenities located. Once you enter the water, the sandy bottom alters into a coral covered ledge. In fact, the slopes are away down to depths which snorkeling cannot reach. For those who snorkel, there is an area which roped off and which you asked to stay inside.

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Please do not go beyond the barriers as they are there to stop the coral becoming damaged. Yet, we do recommend that you swim out as far as you are comfortable with going. In fact, the reef improves further from the shore. Both snorkelers and divers alike should see a healthy selection of coral in this fantastic site. In fact, it houses fire, table and fan corals. Furthermore, there is also plenty of marine life with giant clams. Moreover, the diving site houses rays and octopus as more infrequent sightings. The diving site also has the usual Red Sea menagerie of sergeants. Moreover, it also houses butterfly fish, parrot-fish, lion-fish and Anthias.

Sharm El Naga site facts:

  • Dive Site: Sharm El Naga House Reef.
  • Location: Safaga.
  • Description: Sloping reef.
  • Depth: 0 – 30 meters (0 – 100 feet).
  • Visibility: 20 meters (65 feet).

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