Blue Hole Snorkeling

The 3rd most popular snorkel dive spot in Egypt.

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North of Dahab on the southeast coast of Sinai, the snorkeling at the Blue Hole is popular for its diverse marine life and coral species. The excellent visibility and deep blue waters keep bring snorkelers back to the Blue Hole. While snorkeling at the Blue Hole, you can expect to observe sea fans, eels and plenty of fish.

The Blue Hole is located a few kilometers to the north of Dahab, which is north of Sharm el-Sheikh. To reach the snorkeling in the Red Sea by air, the international travelers will need to fly into Cairo. From Cairo, the Egyptian national airline, Egyptair, operates all domestic flights in Egypt and serves 11 major airports: Abu Simbel, Alexandria, Assiut, Aswan, Cairo, Hurghada, Luxor, Marsa Alam, Marsa Matruh, Sharm el-Sheikh, and Taba.

Overall, Blue Hole is the 3rd most popular snorkel dive spot of all 4 snorkeling dives in Egypt.


Local Contact(s):  Egypt Sunmarine Fleet Snorkeling Tours +20 12 25 100 117

Recommended Book:  "Snorkeling Red Sea" from Eric Hanauer

Recommended Map:  "Red Sea Dive Map" from Franko Maps

Best Season:  Any

Base Camp:  Camel Dive Club And Hotel (2) 069-3600-700

Luxury Loding:  Hotel Melia Sharm (2) 069 3670888; Stella Di Mare Beach Hotel

Article Source:   Best Blue Hole Snorkeling Review

GPS:  28.572279, 34.536935

Date Published:  1/5/2012

Date Updated:  8/9/2016

ID:  23556

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