Diving in Africa

    Million Hope Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

    The Million Hope was a Bulk Cargo Carrier of 16,339 GRT built at Koyo Dockyard, Mihara-Hiroshima, Japan.Originally named the Ryusei Maru upon her being launched on 10 June 1972, she was 174.6 meters in length,24.9 meters in beam, and 10 meters in draught, with twin 6-cylinder diesel engines and a…
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    Tiwi Reef 1 Diani Beach, Kenya

    Our house reef, wall dive busy with large fish often white tip reef sharks & turtles. Good hard & soft coral.

    Ilheu Sal, Cape Verde Islands

    A wall stretching east to west, located on the northern side of the small island. Many overhangs and swimthroughs, canyon like formations.

    La Sirene, Nuweiba,Egypt Nuweiba, Egypt

    The house reef lies just infront of the La sirene Resort, private beach. The main reef lies between 5 and 12 metres of depth, ideal for beginners and experienced divers alike, because of the concentration and diversity of the fish life present.Following the sandy slope and coral garden down to 12…

    Misali Island Pemba Island, Tanzania

    MISALI ISLANDMisali as a MarineConservation Area is characterised by unique marine and terrestrialecosystems of remarkable species diversity. about 350 fish species and40 genera of hard corals have been recorded. The 1 Km sq. of terrestrialarea supports the endangered nesting turtles and the dense…
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    Carnatic El Gouna, Egypt

    This is one of the best wreck dive of the Gubal Strait, very close to the Giannis D. Also known as the "wine ship", it hit the reef and sank in 1869 on her way from Suez to India with a cargo of port wine, gold and silver bullion. The wreck is broken in 2 pieces and lies on its side on the reef with…

    Carnatic El Gouna, Egypt

    This is one of the best wreck dive of the Gubal Strait, very close to the Giannis D. Also known as the "wine ship", it hit the reef and sank in 1869 on her way from Suez to India with a cargo of port wine, gold and silver bullion. The wreck is broken in 2 pieces and lies on its side on the reef with…

    Banana Reef Hurghada, Egypt

    Banana shaped reef in the middle of the Giftun Strait. It generally hasan easy current that allows you to drift all along the coral wall.
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    Bay Ternay Marine Park Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Bleached coral reef in Bay Ternay National Marine Park.
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    Bay Ternay Marine Park Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Bleached coral reef in Bay Ternay National Marine Park.
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    Bay Ternay Marine Park Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Bleached coral reef in Bay Ternay National Marine Park.
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    Bay Ternay Marine Park Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Bleached coral reef in Bay Ternay National Marine Park.
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    Bay Ternay Marine Park Mahe Island, Seychelles

    Bleached coral reef in Bay Ternay National Marine Park.

    Dolphin Reef Ras Ghalib, Egypt

    on small reef very nice an d good for new diver
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    Abil Ali Saint Johns, Egypt

    Great wall dives, from the N to the SW.Huge black coral seafans, large shoals...
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    At Abu Galawa Small Wreck you can see a wreck of a sailboat on about 20m. The wreck has a nice coral cover and is a good starting point for the dive.There is also a very beautiful hard coral garden with huge stone coral and in some area with a lot if giant clams.

    Abu Hashish Hurghada, Egypt

    One of the better dive sites with access from Makadi Bay.Abu Hashish has a shallow erg field laying on the south side of the island. You will see lots of blue spotted stingrays, puffer fishes and morays, swimming through a pinnacle landscape. A wonderful drift dive can be made along the eastern…

    Carless Reef Hurghada, Egypt

    Carless Reef is the most famous coral shoal in the coastal area of Hurghada. This dive site is situated one hour of Hurghada, it is a mid sea reef plateau pushing up from the Abyss.The reef itself centres on two peaks or pinnacles which brush the surface in an otherwise open sea. The valley between…
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    Caves Dahab, Egypt

    Starts from the shore with dropoff on 5 meters. All site looks like a valley between upland with a light slope going down. At a start (20 meters max) - 2 overhangs from both sides of the walley. Next is cave at a right side - entrance at depth about 30 meters. Then if going down with slope - valley…
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    Coral Garden Zanzibar North, Tanzania

    Excellent second dive.
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    El Fanadir Hurghada, Egypt

    Fanadir is one of the longest and straightest reefs in Hurghada. Located in the north, out of Hurghada’s bay it is a nice diving place for a calm and relaxed drift dive.Besides the main reef on the west side, the sandy plateau is slopping down from 12 to 22 meters, where the drop off wall starts…

    El Fanadir East Hurghada, Egypt

    The sandy plateau slopes down from 12 to 22 meters, where the drop off wall starts on the East, going down to 50 meters. It's deaper than many sites in the area and therefore hosts some larger wildlife. Keep your eyes open, a lot of times an eagle ray is spotted.

    El Fanadir South Hurghada, Egypt

    Erg Marsa Alam Marsa Alam, Egypt

    Ghazala Beach Housereef Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

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    Gota Abu Ramada Hurghada, Egypt

    This area is commonly known as 'the Aquarium' due to the wealth of marine life. There is an abundance of hard and soft coral and schools of butterfly fish, banner fish, snappers and goatfish are found swimming around the mountains of coral gardens. You will find that dives at Gota will make you feel…

    Jackson Reef Strait of Tyran, Egypt

    Superb wall diving around its entire perimeter. The locally named "Aquarium" is Tiran's most popular. 'Jackson Drift' is Sharm's' fastest and most exhilarating drift dive past a stunning wall bursting with prolific coral growth. In August, September and early October, divers dive off the back of…
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    Lighthouse Dahab, Egypt

    Diving in Lighthouse is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 30 m / 98.4 ftTo reach Lighthouse you have to do it From shoreThis dive site is best suited for All divers divers.
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    Lighthouse Dahab, Egypt

    Diving in Lighthouse is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 30 m / 98.4 ftTo reach Lighthouse you have to do it From shoreThis dive site is best suited for All divers divers.
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    Lighthouse Dahab, Egypt

    Diving in Lighthouse is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 30 m / 98.4 ftTo reach Lighthouse you have to do it From shoreThis dive site is best suited for All divers divers.
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    Lighthouse Dahab, Egypt

    Diving in Lighthouse is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 30 m / 98.4 ftTo reach Lighthouse you have to do it From shoreThis dive site is best suited for All divers divers.

    Lighthouse Dahab, Egypt

    Diving in Lighthouse is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 30 m / 98.4 ftTo reach Lighthouse you have to do it From shoreThis dive site is best suited for All divers divers.

    Lighthouse Dahab, Egypt

    Diving in Lighthouse is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 30 m / 98.4 ftTo reach Lighthouse you have to do it From shoreThis dive site is best suited for All divers divers.

    Lighthouse Dahab, Egypt

    Diving in Lighthouse is InterestingYou can find Interesting. Typically, visibility is Good ( 10 - 30 m)The average depth is 30 m / 98.4 ftTo reach Lighthouse you have to do it From shoreThis dive site is best suited for All divers divers.
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    Manta Reef Manta Reef, Mozambique

    Featuring a huge diversity of marine life including numerous giant mantas (up to 6m in width) which give the reef its name. North and south walls with adjacent pinnacles of rocks creating gullies at depths of 24m to 28m. The top of the reef is quite flat with beautiful soft corals & walls home large…
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    Marsa Bereika Ras Mohammed National Park, Egypt

    This is a great place for snorkeling and first dive. There are many coral pinnacles with a lot of life. Whale sharks may be seen in the area.

    Mwana Wa Mwana Zanzibar North, Tanzania

    Interesting coral. Abundant sea stars, cucumbers, and urchins. Turtles and octupus can be spotted.
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    Panorama reef Safaga, Egypt

    Usually you get there for the whole day (2 dives). This is one of the most famous dive site of the area ! You can do several dives: S SE and E and NE.There is large coral formations, some time sharks and a lot of fishes (stonefish, clownfish, napoleon, etc.).Don't miss anemone paradise (SSE) with…
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    Salem Express Safaga, Egypt

    The 'Salem Express' is a wreck with a tragic history. Built in 1966, not much is known of the history of the ship, other than disaster struck her close to midnight, on 15th December 1991.The Salem was packed with passengers returning from Mecca from the port of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to the port of…
    Salem Express

    Salem Express Safaga, Egypt

    The 'Salem Express' is a wreck with a tragic history. Built in 1966, not much is known of the history of the ship, other than disaster struck her close to midnight, on 15th December 1991.The Salem was packed with passengers returning from Mecca from the port of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to the port of…