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Address: El Mashraba, Dahab, Egypt
Phone Number: 1289999007

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Obviously, the reef in all the gulf of Aqaba is healing, maybe due to the decrease in tourism movement in the last few years, I have seen anemone and fish species in my visit that... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Alexandria, Egypt
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Alexandria, Egypt
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Obviously, the reef in all the gulf of Aqaba is healing, maybe due to the decrease in tourism movement in the last few years, I have seen anemone and fish species in my visit that was almost extincted in some places and migrated to another. Conditions also is quite good, the coral's health is strong and the abundance and variety... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Its what's under the waves! The town of Dahab is a big disappointment, but there are some good hotels (we stayed at the Tropitel - see review - excellent) and the coral reef and sea life is amazing!!! Made us want to learn how to dive, so we could get an even better view of the life under water. The... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

A must visit if you ever wanna try the best diving spot in Egypt. .. ok one of the best diving spots in Egypt

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Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

Fantastic experience - I'm already planning on repeating and expanding on it. Bring an underwater camera.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The variety of sea marine life is great. Easy to team up with good dive shops (Sinai Divers are great). Diving with a short wetsuit was fine.

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Cairo, Egypt
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

The Coral Reefs are Perfect at the Upper part of Ras Abu Galoum, and it is good at the blue hole. A lot of colors, snorkeling was perfect at Ras Abu Galoum .

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The reefs are teeming with such a variety of life, very impressive.I only went snorkeling, but still very impressed.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

The lagoona if you walk out between the kite surfers if another beautiful world well worth experiencing for snorkelling.

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baughurst
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Good selection of reefs with easy access. Most sites accessed from areas where cafes were located offering shelter and refreshment between dives.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The coral reefs in Dahab are world class. I've been diving all over the world, and only the Great Barrier Reef compares to this.

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Address: Address: El Mashraba, Dahab, Egypt
Phone Number: 1289999007
Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab

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