Scuba diving in Abu Nuhas

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Access
From Boat
Diver level
Novice
Depth
Average: 20 m
Maximum: 30 m
Current
1-2 knots
Visibility
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 30 m

Abu Nuhas is a large triangular shaped reef. The average depth is 24m/79ft and water visibility is around 20-30m/65-100ft. The reef is located just a little bit north of Shadwan Island and the area is covered with shipwrecks. The wrecks are on the northern and rougher side of the reef with the main ones from west to east being the Giannis D, the Carnatic, the Chrisoula K and the Kimon M. The currents can be quite strong.

The Most Popular Liveaboard Fleets in Egypt:
King Snefro Fleet - catering to both, groups and individuals with 7 liveaboards in the fleet, operate in Egypt, the Red Sea
Sea Serpent Fleet - 6 liveaboards fleet, offers diving cruises in Egypt, the Red Sea
Blue Planet Liveaboards - owns and operates 4 Liveaboards in the Sudan and Egypt

When to go

All year long. Water temperature ranges from 22 to 28C/76 to 82F.

What to see

Wrecks, reef wall formation, abundant marine life.

Reachable from

El Gouna, Hurghada

Liveaboard Special Offers

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