El Shugarath

MACHINE TRANSLATION: approx. 14km south of Dahab, reachable in 50 min with the day boat. Diving in northern direction. First sandy plateau, which drops steeply from 20m. After a short diving time you reach a canyon which is 20-50m deep. North of it a forest of giant gorgonians. Partly strong current.

MACHINE TRANSLATION: Longnose groupers in the gorgonians, nudibranchs, octopuses, large barracudas, snappers, fusiliers. Turtles, tunas, mackerels.

Level

Level

  • Advanced
Visibility

Visibility

  • 26 m
Current

Current

  • Light Current
  • No Current
  • Strong Current
  • Ripping Current
DIVE TYPES

DIVE TYPES

  • Drift Dive

Temperature & Visibility

Dives

Wildlife Diversity

Affiliated Training Center

Dive sites nearby

Gabr el Bint is located about 15km south of Dahab and is approached by day boat in about 50min. Drop Off with fan corals. Way back over a sandy lagoon with table corals, a reef plateau to end the dive, partly stronger current. Small cave at 26m.

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The Caves

25min drive south. Only diveable at high tide and little wind. Large, shallow washouts that you can dive into. Reef slopes quickly, steep wall on the northern side.

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Ras Um Sid

Umm Sid - The entrance is a steep sandy gravel road that runs between 2 reef plateaus directly up to the beach. Large gorgonian at 35 meters. Sand area with tube eels. Nice shallow area with small boulders that also house cleaning stations.

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Three Pools

One of the most beautiful diving spots of the south. When there is good visibility you notice, that the name comes from three natural sandy lagoons which are passed soon after starting the dive.

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Located to the South of Dahab, this site can be classified as a confined area as well as open water. Walk-in off the beach. The site gently descends to 6m before sloping down to 30 meters.

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Golden Blocks

This site is approximately a 15min drive, south of Dahab. Great, easy dive site with a beautiful block, full of glass fish and banner fish. Shallow sloping reef with sand and boulders. At 18m deep the site changes to a closed reef, always with sandy roads. There is a small canyon with gorgonians at 25-30m.

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The dive site El Gehaza is reached in 10 minutes by car. Easy access is via a beach. A sandy slope to 10m takes you to a shallow drop off at 18m. The site consists of sand with scattered small and larger blocks. The highlight is a relatively large block at 14m deep.

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Lands End, Dahab

Our "secret dive site", located directly opposite on the headland. A reef stretches from the headland in a westerly direction. After about 25min dive time you reach a beautiful block full of life. Max depth 14m.

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Circle Divers House Reef

Circle Divers Dahab house reef, Is one of the unique unknown dives in Dahab which is right In-front of our diving center located at Jazz Dahabeya Hotel, It starts from the sandy entrance & very easy to enter the water for all levels,

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Swiss Inn Beach

Swiss Inn house reef. Entrance in the swimmer zone. Sand and sea grass with occasional small and larger blocks. One big block at 12m depth, this is also the max. depth. Coral nursery station, partly artificial reef by various artifacts on which we let corals settle.

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