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There is even top-of-the-line Wreck dives within the World, the Thistlegorm Wreck featuring vehicles; motorbikes and locomotives from World War 2! There are also four excellent wrecks to dive round Abu Nuhas in addition to the deeper Rosalie Moller Wreck.

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The second biggest diving vacation spot in Egypt is Hurghada. It provides good circumstances to be taught scuba diving as well as great wreck diving with 4 stunning wrecks to discover in Abu Nuhas Reef. Dahab situated a bit more North has a more chilled out atmosphere and is legendary worldwide for the Dahab Blue Hole. Learn scuba diving in a safe method with our professional diving instructors.
Suez, Egypt; Elat, Israel; Jidda, Saudi Arabia; Hodeida, Yemen; Massawa, Eritrea; and Port Sudan, Sudan, are the main ports on the Red Sea and its northern arms. You ought to develop a relationship with local experts and divers to get a sense for which period of day is best not to be in the water.
The North Red Sea with the resort destinations corresponding to Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada and the more laidback Dahab . Sharm El Sheikh provides excellent wreck diving and even maybe one of the best wreck dive on the planet, the Thistlegorm Wreck! Not removed from there may be the Ras Mohammed National Park with great wall diving and wonderful coral formations.

    The winter months are excessive season for cultural tourism and low season for scuba diving because of the “cold” water. Most of the diving is completed shore primarily based with native dive operators running day trips to native dive sites. For instance from Sharm El Sheikh, you possibly can go on a day journey to the Thistlegorm Wreck nevertheless it takes 3h30 min each means! From Hurghada, it takes three hours to reach the Abu Nuhas Wrecks! Alternatively, Dahab offers most of the time shore diving with quick access by car and even camel!
    The sea is dotted with islands and with harmful coral reefs. It is surrounded by exceedingly scorching and dry deserts and steppes; the summer water temperature exceeds 85°C (29°C), and the water has a high salt content material. Its importance declined with the invention of an all-water route round Africa in 1498. The opening of the Suez Canal in 1869 made the Red Sea one of many chief shipping routes connecting Europe with East Asia and Australia. In 1975, nonetheless, the canal was reopened and enlarged, and site visitors through the sea elevated.
    The CDWS website has a complete listing of accredited dive centres and a blacklist for those that aren't. Red Sea, historic Sinus Arabicus or Erythraean Sea, slim sea, c.a hundred and seventy,000 sq mi , c.1,450 mi lengthy and as much as 225 mi wide, between Africa and the Arabian peninsula ; a part of the Great Rift Valley . The Gulf of Aqaba and the Gulf of Suez are the sea's northern arms; between them is the Sinai peninsula. The Red Sea is linked with the Gulf of Aden and the Arabian Sea by the straits of Bab el Mandeb . The flat coastal plains of the Red Sea slope progressively to the submarine central trough, more than 7,000 ft deep.

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    Marsa Alam has excellent day trips to Elphinstone Reef, Abu Dabbab and Fury Shoals. In addition most of those are lying in quite shallow water making it appropriate for recreational scuba diving.

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