Fury Shoals

A truly special diving destination. Outstanding topography, which includes deep canyons, swim-throughs, and drop-offs. This creates an exciting and varied diving experience for divers of all levels



Price from

USD 840 per trip

Vibrant coral reefs
Marine life encounters
Hammerhead sharks, as well as dolphins, turtles

The main feature of diving at Fury Shoal is the stunning underwater landscape and uncommon topography of the area. The reefs at Fury Shoal are known for their vivid and healthy coral gardens, which are some of the most beautiful in the Red Sea. Additionally, the underwater landscape is characterized by deep canyons, swim-throughs, and drop-offs, which create an exciting and varied experience. Divers can explore a range of dive sites, each with its own features and characteristics, from shallow coral gardens to deep canyons. The crystal-clear waters of the Red Sea also provide excellent visibility, allowing divers to fully appreciate the beauty and diversity of the underwater world at Fury Shoal. All of these factors combine to make diving at Fury Shoal an unforgettable experience that attracts divers from all over the world.

While diving at Fury Shoals, you can expect to see a wide variety of fish species. The Red Sea is known for its diverse marine life, and Fury Shoals is no exception. Some of the common fish species you might encounter include colorful reef fish like butterflyfish, angelfish, and parrotfish. You may also see schools of snappers, groupers, and barracudas. Other fish species that can be found in the area include lionfish, pufferfish, triggerfish, and wrasses. If you're lucky, you might even spot larger marine life such as sharks, rays, and dolphins. The exact species you encounter will depend on the dive site, depth, and time of year, but no matter what, you can expect to be amazed by the variety and beauty of the fish at Fury Shoals.

Fury Shoals liveaboard trips typically last several days and allow you to explore more of the area and dive sites than a single-day trip would. Liveaboard trips to Fury Shoals typically start from several ports along the Red Sea coast of Egypt, including Hurghada, Port Ghalib, and Marsa Alam. Port Ghalib, located further south, is another popular departure point for liveaboard trips and offers easy access to dive sites in the southern Red Sea region, including Fury Shoals. Marsa Alam, located even further south, is another popular departure point for these liveaboard trips

Must see dive sites of Fury Shoals

Fury Shoals liveaboard cruise includes many dive sites, each offering its own unique features and underwater landscapes. Shaab Claudio features a stunning coral garden with a variety of colorful reef fish. There are also several swim-throughs and caves to explore. Shaab Maksour is known for its stunning coral pinnacles, which are covered in soft corals and sea fans. Divers can also explore a series of canyons and swim-throughs. Sataya - a shallow dive site that's well-known for snorkeling and diving with dolphins. The site is home to a resident pod of spinner dolphins, which are often seen swimming and playing in the shallow waters. Shaab Claude is known for its stunning coral gardens and colorful reef fish, including butterflyfish, angelfish, and parrotfish. There are also several large swim-throughs to explore.

These are just a few examples of the many dive sites that can be visited during diving at Fury Shoals. The exact dive sites visited will depend on factors such as your level of experience, diving conditions, and the itinerary of your dive operator

When To Go Dive at Fury Shoals

The best time to dive Fury Shoals is generally from March to May and from September to November when the weather conditions and water temperature are optimal for diving. During these months, the weather is typically sunny and warm, with comfortable air temperatures and low humidity. The water temperature ranges from around 22°C to 27°C, making it comfortable for most divers to dive in a wetsuit. During the summer months of June to August, the water temperature can rise to around 30°C, which may be too warm for some divers
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