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Diving in Hamata
When to go to Hamata
Diving season in Hamata is year-round. Between June and September Red Sea is the warmest. Water temperature averages 20C/68F in February and 28C/81F from July to October. Water visibility around 20-40m/65-131ft.
What to see
In the waters off Hamata divers may discover coral reefs, walls and an abundant marine life: rays, nudibranch of different kinds, anemone fish and scorpionfish, large napoleon wrasse, turtles,morays and also Whale sharks and Oceanic White Tip sharks.
Scuba diving in Hamata
Hamata is the most southerly resort in Egypt's Red Sea. The closest international airport is Marsa Alam International Airport that is located in 180km/111mi from Hamata. Diving in this area is available for divers of all experience levels. Among diving activities there are wrecks, cave diving, scuba diving, liveaboard and snorkeling.
The dive sites that are worth visiting include Gota Soraya, Sha'ab Claudia, Abu Galawa Kebir, Shaab Maksur, Sha’ab Ruhr, Camilla & Farewell, Habili Coconut, El Bohar el Kebir, Sha’ab Mohammed, Qula’an Islands.