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Marsa Shoona Bay

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Address: Marsa Alam, Egypt

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Turtles

Have been here couple of years ago and always had seen lot of turtles. Now we only spotted 2. But the bay was much more quiet more relaxing, not so mant tourist what I actually... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 13, 2015
Zsófi Boska T
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Cairo, Egypt
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45 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to a diving trip includes 2 dives Marsa shoona was 1 of them It's good but not wonderful The visibility is not very clear, you may see big fish there, but not all the time

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Thank Hazem S
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

Poor visibility with minimum variety of corals and sea life. Definitely the last place you want to go diving.

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Thank Temy75
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

A very pleasant stress free dive relaxing with Colona divers and if you get Mikeala or Limus as your guide they know where the little fish hang out glass fish pipe fish, nudi branches blue spotted rays I had never seen so many in one place. stone fish octopus lion fish the list is endless. Thank you all for never... More 

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Thank sandrajenner3
Monza, Italy
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102 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

Absolutely cool, shining and incredible colours. Lots of different fishes, plants and corals of colours I couldn't imagine. I also saw turtles. Such good emotions. <3

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Thank crispysuerte
Whitley Bay, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

The reefs at Marsa Shoona are amazing, absolutely teeming with life and absent any tricky currents. We did 2 days diving here in one holiday, and saw such a huge range of stuff we could have kept coming back. Multiple octopus on each dive, loads of pipefish, scorpions, coral gobies, crocodilefish, clownfish, lionfish, morays, and even turtles. Some stunning coral... More 

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Thank Rick G
Cromvoirt, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

the best way to visit this bay is with an excursion by boat. They no the best places for diving and snorkeling

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Thank max d
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79 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

A very highly recommended dive site. Close to hotels, u get to see the view of port ghalib going in and out. As any other dive site in the world there are too many divers and liveaboards. Visibility about 30 meters, and a very rich reef.

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Thank Marwan83
Cairo, Egypt
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

very nice coral reef that you can swim in and see all kinds of fish and corals at very near space ..

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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120 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Have been here couple of years ago and always had seen lot of turtles. Now we only spotted 2. But the bay was much more quiet more relaxing, not so mant tourist what I actually favor.

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Southwater, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

When you enter these warm waters you are blown away by the amount of fish and corals around, Hamada our dive guide with Colona divers spotted just about every creature you could possibly see in the Red sea.

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Thank iberks

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