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Address: Ras Umm Sid, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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Phone Number: 0020 (0)69 3662218
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Snorkel & Dive trip

This place is a must visit purely for its incredible reef for diving and snorkelling, It is breathtaking and manta rays are spotted here frequently it's a lovely day and a lovely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
scottleeson
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a must visit purely for its incredible reef for diving and snorkelling, It is breathtaking and manta rays are spotted here frequently it's a lovely day and a lovely place even just to sunbath and have lunch. Oh and do try the massage lady its one of the best massages i have have had and only 150EGP... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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94 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

this place outside Namabay has a very nice beach to relax, very nice place to dive snorkling or relaxing, good service at the restaurant, food not the greatest

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ireland
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84 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

very pretty views with good snorkeling and diving and the restaurant is not bad. The public showers are also v good

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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

its one of my fevourate places - wonderful place for snorkling loverers also you can enjoy alot of activities there >> i cant miss going there when i am @ sharm!

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Thank Elfaitoury
England, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

This is a great beach for snorkelling but not so good for general swimming as you reach the sea by steps. The water is clear with plenty to see and you will not be disappointed. The beach has food and drink facilities, also showers, a children's play area and a spa. There is an admission charge if you want to... More 

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Milan, Italy
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

The beach has a wonderful view of the sea and it is so fine for snorkling and swimming , be careful that there is 2 fanar beaches, the first one has more facilties on the beach where you can order drinks food and smoke shish and the ntrance costs 40 Egyptian pounds, and the other one is close by and... More 

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Manchester
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39 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016

You have to pay to get in here but the snorkelling is fabulous and the amenities really good. The only down side, not many options in the restaurant but the food/drinks were good.

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Thank lblizard
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

This beach is absolutely perfect for snorkeling but because of horible and cheeky staff we never ever come back

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Thank 11marto
Nairobi, Kenya
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 900 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

El Fanar is at the southern part of Sharm el Sheikh. A nice beach with lovely views of the Red Sea, it is very nice for relaxing and enjoying the views. I enjoyed chilling out here during my recent trip to Sharm. Recommended!

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North West England, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016

Much less touristy than other beaches around Sharm, my first choice of beach was Sharks Bay at the back of the hotel I lived in, this was second. No one hassling, easy to get a sun lounger and great snorkelling. Didn't experience the food, didn't really look like they did much exciting. We always had a taxi on standby to... More 

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