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Egypt, Hurghada

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Datum: WGS84 [ Help ]
Precision: Exact

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Latitude: 27° 24.532' N
Longitude: 33° 51.254' E

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English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

English (Translate this text in English): Shaab El Erg is a reef between Hurghada and El Gouna. Boats from El Gouna comes here very often, boats from north Hurghada quite often. It is also a stop on any northern liveaboard trip.

How? By boat

Distance Long boat time (> 30min)

Easy to find? Easy to find

 Dive site Characteristics

Alternative name Shaab El Erg

Average depth 12 m / 39.4 ft

Max depth 16 m / 52.5 ft

Current Medium ( 1-2 knots)

Visibility Good ( 10 - 30 m)

Quality

Dive site quality Good

Experience All divers

Bio interest Interesting

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Dive type

- Reef

Dive site activities

- Marine biology
- Night dive
- First dive
- Dive training
- Snorkeling / Free diving
- Photography

Dangers

 Additional Information

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

English (Translate this text in English): The reef has beautiful hard coral, especially in the tunel between the main reef and Gota Shaab El Erg. Nice coraltowers in north and a tongue on the west side. Best thing on this reef is the dolphins. Especially calm days with warm weather, dolphins is almost sure to pass by. If there is not too much people and they do not chase the dolphins, the dolphins swim to you. I have spent a lot of time swimming with dolphins here.

 Dive logs

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Dolphin House
De yan.huiban
Abr 5, 2015
Croisiere Nord Egypte - plongée de nuit Croisière Nord Egypte    Murène, Rascasses volantes, Epave The Barge  Avec Thierry et Ayman  
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Dolphin House
De yan.huiban
Abr 5, 2015
Croisiere Nord Egypte - 1er plongée sur le Nautile EVO , croisiere Nord Egypte  au Nitrox lest 9 kg, semi Seac 7mm Avec Thierry et Ayman, Groupe de dauphins (environ 15) plongée de réadaptation  
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JaMa avatar
Dolphin House
De JaMa
Mai 23, 2012
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chris avatar
Dolphin House
De chris
Mai 13, 2010
Western side - Avec Bruno & Gaëlle; Béné a eu des problèmes de Sinus. 4 ou 5 grosses patates à l'ouest du Gotta principal. Très belles acropora et jardins de corail. Echange d'embout triple: GG -> BB -> CN.
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JaMa avatar
Viagem: Egypt - Red Sea 2012, Liveaboard with Golden Dolphin II
De JaMa
Do Mai 11, 2012 ao Mai 24, 2012

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chris avatar
Viagem: El Gouna 2010
De chris
Do Mai 11, 2010 ao Mai 18, 2010
Séjour sur El Gouna avec quelques membres de mon club de plongée. Séjour au Mövenpick et plongée avec Dive Tribe.
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Krys avatar
Viagem: Hurghada Red Sea
De Krys
Do Dez 16, 2006 ao Dez 23, 2006
My First dive trip out of UK !!! Fantastic :)
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HuX avatar
Viagem: Egypt OW trip
De HuX
Do Jun 15, 2003 ao Fev 19, 2003
My first trip with my brother
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Viagem: Egypt
De Tanduay
Do Out 25, 1999 ao Out 30, 1999

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By Jerome_Smeets , 04-02-2011

- If you don't get the dolphins... site in itself is pretty poor I think

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