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Elphinstone Reef

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Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had two dives on this reef and neither were a disappointment great sea life great corals and sharks in both dives 👍 can’t go wrong

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank debranalanj
Reviewed November 26, 2018

fantastic - saw oceanic white tips . brilliant after 10 years of dives finally i have seen sharks :)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank phill555
Reviewed November 13, 2018

I have dived this reef on many occasion, this was the first time from a fast rib from a local hotel, it did not fail to amaze us all as usual, Two top quality dives with the oceanic's, they love to get nice a close...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Decca18
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful location. beautiful reef with some amazing coral, I think one of the most colourful. A must for any diver visiting the red sea.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Saliya D
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

2 dives here. 3 oceanic white tips. Was looking forward to these dives and they didnt dissapoint. Highly recomend if your in the area. Took a zodiac from hamata over choppy waters in for 40 mins longimanus at the end of both dives.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Really a nice place to dive. The marine life is colourful and lively. Chances are of seeing turtles.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Freedom234844
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Highly recommend for every advanced scuba diver. Take your time and enjoy. Beautiful nature, beautiful sea.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Well worth a visit an amazing experience came face to face with a turtle a first fir us fantastic xx

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bo55man
Reviewed October 13, 2018

I strongly recommend it with AghapyEgypt tours, reliable tour agent and professional guides, very comfortable transportation

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank infoC4698YR
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We dove one week with Emperor Divers on the Southern St. John route and stopped at Elphinstone on our last day. Here we saw a couple of Oceanic White Tip Sharks and they like to get really close to divers and check them out. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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MadMac1969
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Response from irka657 | Reviewed this property |
Brayka Bay was 20-25mins ride with the zodiac
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