Swim with the Fish in Magical Egypt
If you’re a keen scuba diver and are searching for a fantastic holiday destination then look no further than Egypt. Many people are stunned by the abundance of weird and wonderful fish species in the Red Sea, and some are lucky enough to spot hammerhead sharks and dolphins. Even if you’ve never had the pleasure of diving before, there are trained experts on hand who will take you through the PADI diving training course.
Explore the Underwater Kingdom of Egypt
There are so many great dive sites in the Red Sea; you will be absolutely spoilt for choice. Many travellers opt to swim in the waters of Sharm El Sheikh, where you will discover numerous fascinating sites. One of the best known is Ras Ghazlani, home to amazing coral reefs and a vast range of fish species and manta rays. Alternatively you could visit Ras Mohammed, which also has a well-deserved reputation as one of the world’s top diving areas. It wouldn’t be possible to mention diving in Egypt without thinking of the outstanding Shark and Yolanda Reefs, where you could see barracudas, silky sharks and coral forests.
If you don’t want to spend your entire trip in Sharm El Sheikh and want to explore some more of Egypt, then perhaps you’d enjoy a trip to Hurghada, another of the popular Egyptian resorts. There are plenty of superb dive sites in this area, including the Careless Reef, where you can swim among the coral forests and maybe even beside a hammerhead shark. If you are fascinated by nautical history then it is worth heading to Shaab Abu Nahas, which has five shipwrecks, each fascinating in their own right, perfect for a diving holiday in Egypt.
Fishing Around for Egypt Holiday Deals
Whether you have years of diving experience or are a complete novice there are some fantastic Sharm El Sheikh holiday deals available online to get you exploring the Red Sea sooner than you think for less than you think. So join the hundreds exploring Egypt’s dive scene for a holiday to remember.