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Marsa Mubarak

Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Ranked #4 of 12 attractions in Marsa Alam
Type: Beaches
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Beveren, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014 NEW

Great diving place! We saw the dugong while snorkeling (this was between two dives) Very clear water

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Lampeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Found the reefs to be full of life and enjoyed all my dives there. Sheltered bay with good visibility.

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Port Said, Egypt
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

The best thing about this place is the shaped corals ( elephant and brain ) that was really fun, in addition to the small number of colored fish and lazy turtles.

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Hasselt
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Turtle bay really is a beautifull place for snorkling. We've been there with Emperor Divers, and really enjoyed it! A good tip too by the way, Emperor!

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Kiev, Ukraine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

So many people - bad. Many turtles - good. Better come more early, when boats and turists not come yet.

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Helmond, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Swimming with turtles is great!! The beach is 20 minutes walk from the hotel. Sandy beach with a wonderful reef

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Cheshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

On our visit we where lucky enough to see giant Green Turtles, i did feel sorry for them though with everyone swimming above them, but to be honest they did not seem bothered and just carried on eating, the reef is very nice and you will see plenty of fish in the area, we where also lucky to see the... More

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England
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

We went on the Oceans trip to Marsa Mubarak on the recommendation of a couple we met at our hotel, and were very glad we did. The crew were very professional and looked after us well. We did some snorkelling in the bay before lunch and saw several large turtles, then went out again in the afternoon along the reef... More

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Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

I snorkelled this area in September 2013 and if done at the right time its totally amazing... There is literally no current due to it being a sheltered bay and early in the morning offers great light conditions for photography... Its also quiet in the morning without all the boats so getting some alone time with the turtles is great...but... More

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Very helpful staff. Uncrowded boat. Lovely bay with beautiful coral Our guide swam with us showing best location to see turtles and dugong.

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