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Address: Marsa Alam, Egypt
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A great day

Taken that we are complete novices we were looked after and not treated as thickens also a.good day on the boat excellent marine life.cannot wait go back

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 12, 2016
davidblakesley
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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Taken that we are complete novices we were looked after and not treated as thickens also a.good day on the boat excellent marine life.cannot wait go back

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Thank davidblakesley
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

Good dive site. Plenty of fish to see also a small wreck was interesting. The water was clear and warm.

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Cairo, Egypt
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

good to have this holiday there really enjoyed thanks to all the staff there for their amazing hospitality

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

A nice dive site and if u r lucky u get to see or even dive with the dolphins. As any other popular dive site, divers were really more than fish:)

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Nyon, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2014

Wow, I never saw so many dolphins at once during a diving! It was an amazing short cruise with very good divings and good food as well.

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Surrey
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145 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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Thank SiobhanS
Hampshire
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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18 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles 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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3 of 5 bubbles 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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