El Quadim South

The El Quadim house reef is located directly in the bay of the Mövenpick Hotel El Quseir and has with its 5000 years of history an eventful past (originally the oldest trading port of Egypt ancient amphorae & anchors).

Whale shark, dolphins, whitetip reef shark babies, eagle ray, turtle, seahorse, toadfish, seamoth, ghostpipefish, carpet crocodile fish, stonefish etc.

Level

Level

  • Advanced
Visibility

Visibility

  • 18 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
  • Strong Current
  • Ripping Current

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

Affiliated Training Center

Dive sites nearby

The El Quadim house reef is located directly in the bay of the Mövenpick Hotel El Quseir and has an eventful past with its 5000 years of history (originally the oldest trading port in Egypt, the old amphorae & anchor). Very easy to dive with a large bay of 4 m depth with a north and south side and a deeper area.

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El Quadim Nord

The El Quadim house reef is located directly in the bay of the Mövenpick Hotel El Quseir and has with its 5000 years of history an eventful past (originally the oldest trading port of Egypt ancient amphorae & anchors).

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Oma Sukan

Entry like a drift dive. At the beginning beautiful overgrown wall, followed by a gorgonian plauteau which ends in a beautiful coral garden.

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Ras El Quseir

Beautifully overgrown wall, in the sandy bottom large coral blocks and a seagrass meadow with smaller beautiful coral blocks. Possibility of turtles.

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Anemone Garden

Entry from the speedboat, with descent on a buoy. Beautiful coral blocks. On the top of these blocks is the largest anemone garden of El Quseir.

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El Makhroga

Shore dive with the minibus. Entry through a hole in the reef roof directly into the reef at 10m depth. Beautiful coral garden with single reef blocks.

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Abu Hamra

Entry via the reef top followed by a 30m tunnel with a small hole at the end. The dive time through the tunnel is around 4 minutes and there can be current. Afterwards you will find very nice soft corals and boulders.

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Zerib Soraya

Beautiful reef in the south with magnificent soft corals and beautiful coral garden. Entrance and exit through a tunnel over the reef top.

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Zerib Kebir

A beautiful dive site with a lot of canyons inside the reef and small caves. The entrance is from the sandy shore. Amazingly colorful coral gardens and rich in marine life are found here.

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Shaab Rahma

Entrance through a layrinth of canyons and tunnels. Very nice coral garden. The corals drop off over a shallow slope to about 25m. At the entrance there are several coral towers.

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