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Sha'ab Marsa Alam

Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Ranked #5 of 11 attractions in Marsa Alam
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Description: Popular Diving Site
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Surrey
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76 reviews 76 reviews
7 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Superb wall dive with a plateau. We were lucky enough to get sharks and then the biggest tuna any of us had ever seen. Fabulous dive site.

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Hampshire
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30 reviews 30 reviews
11 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Sha'ab Marsa Alam is one of the best easy dive sites in the area especially suited to those starting out on their diving experience. It is easy to reach as its located only twenty minutes by boat to port of Marsa Alam. The water is crystal clear with very good visibility that allows you to enjoy the full beauty of... More

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London
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85 reviews 85 reviews
14 attraction reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This is a nice dive site, but then they all are in Marsa Alam, lots of the usual Red Sea marine life (too many to list) and great vis, if you plan your visit accordingly.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Vis not very good, due to number of divers but also the choppy sea. Once closer to the reef the vis improved, but dive guides forewarned us of the vis.

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Braintree, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Good for children thought a little pricey for what you saw. The marina itself is lovely and you can relax with a drink. Probable be better to go on the day Oceans Trip tan this little one.

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Haderslev, Denmark
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5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

This was a fantastic place to dive. Very diverse and a lot of different fish and corals to see! We saw murrays, fish with beautiful spikes.

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Warsaw, Poland
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137 attraction reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Very easy and nice place, close to Marsa Alam's Marina, with some quite nice marine life. A good place for check dives in the beginning of safari, when you start from Marsa Alam.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012

beautiful place for diving, when you diving from the shore, there is small tunel under the reef when you come back, very nice. Southern part is much better then northern

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Cairo, Egypt
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

With sun, sea and sand aplenty, holidays in Marsa Alam are well equipped to suit all manner of tastes. For many, Marsa Alam is the ideal diving destination – a gateway to the fabulous Red Sea far away from those overcrowded diving spots nea r Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada. For others, holidays to Marsa Alam are all about relaxing... More

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London
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

Good dive experience Clean Liveaboard Lovely weather, what more can I ask ,...oh good food on board:-)

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