Scuba diving in Carless Reef

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From Boat
Diver level
Average: 15 m
Maximum: 18 m
< 1 knot
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 30 m

This reef is about 15-18m/50-60ft deep and is located south of El Gouna, Egypt. It has drop-offs on all sides, the eastern one being dramatic and highly scenic. There are two huge pinnacles covered by corals on the plateau. Both pinnacles' tops are at 6-8m/20-26ft’ depth. There may be a current here. This mid-sea dive site is available in calm weather only.

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When to go

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

What to see

Corals, drop-off, good visibility, free-swimming morays, crown-of-thorns starfish, turtles, rays, tunas, jacks, nudibranchs

Reachable from

El Gouna, Hurghada

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