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Gebel El Rosas

Resort Oriental Bay, Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Ranked #7 of 11 Attractions in Marsa Alam
Type: Beaches
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

Our first tip to Egypt and this was our house reef, wow and what a place to dive.The house reef is lovely it can get a bit murky in the afternoon with the bay being sandy but the amount andvdifferent types of fish you can see are amazing. We either dived or snorkeled with the resident turtles daily. We also... More

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Kielce, Poland
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

The reef here is just OK (I think most Marsa Alam reefs are superb), what you can meet here are squids, different fish, octopus but for us the highlight of the day was when some bottlenose dolphins approached us. That was awesome. 30 minutes dive with the animals that are as curious as you are. (The depth of 115-10m).

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

A small bay that was "wild" a few years ago, now there is a hotel (Oriental Bay) nearby. The entrance to the sea is on the left side of the bay on sandy botton, there is a passage between the reef parts. The variety of fishes is enormous (i saw the red sea walkfish there for the first time, quite... More

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