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Where to dive in Egypt?

Diving in Egypt

Egypt is a symbol of ancient civilization progress. Countless works of art and architecture attract visitors from every corner of the Earth. The pyramids of Giza are the only one of the seven wonders of the world which has survived up to this day. Egypt, however, offers a lot more secrets, some of them are hidden under water. Diving accounts for a sizable portion of all tourism in Egypt. Lets check where to dive in Egypt?


Diving locations in Egypt:


Diving conditions

Diving in Egypt, due to water temperature, will be especially pleasant for people who are not fond of the cold. In August it is on average as much as 28  °C. The lowest occur in February – about  20  °C. You will also find no reasons to complain about, neither about the degree of sun exposure, nor thermometers indicators: 28  °C is the average air temperature in July and 22  °C in January.

The diving season with good diving conditions in Egypt continues throughout the year, as well as visibility. In the summer, it is worth to take 5 mm wetsuit and in the remaining months, the adequate protection will be provided a 7-millimeter one.

Diving in Egypt will provide us with a variety of impressions – impressive coral reefs, majestic wrecks and incredibly diverse species of underwater fauna, are just some of them. Everyone will find something for themselves, because for diving tourists, there are a lot possibilities to do this sport here. Both first time divers and very experienced lovers of unknown depths will be satisfied here.


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Where to Dive in Egypt?

Plenty of our other posts from the Egypt category already answer this question. We invite you to have a read.

On our website, we encourage you to look for diving centers and dive sites in the any region which you may be interested. We also suggest you familiarize yourself with the trips we offer that are tailored specifically for divers and prepared by our partnering travel agencies. All you need to do is go to the trips tab and choose the destination that you are interested in. We also invite all fans of diving in Egypt to contact our editorial team. If you dived in Egypt, share your experience with us! Send us photos. We would love to publish them on our blog.

Rodrigo Mendoza

Brazilian American. As a child was strictly connected with warm waters of sunny Brasil. His love to the underwater world has been increasing through the years. One of the most beautiful diving spots that he has ever been to was the Galapagos. Rescue Diver PADI certified.

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