Scuba diving in Gota Kebira

Access
From Boat
Diver level
Advanced
Depth
Average: 9 m
Maximum: 18 m
Current
< 1 knot
Visibility
Average: 10 m
Maximum: 30 m

Gota Kibira is a reef dive site with the average depth of around 9m/29ft. and water visibility of 10-30m/32-98ft. Among the abundant marine life it is possible to spot a several types of sharks. There is a lot of large gorgonian fans at 30m/98ft depth and lots of red tree corals hanging from the wall, swaying in the current.

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

When to go

All year long. Water temperature ranges from 23 to 30C/73 to 86F.

What to see

Reef, corals, wall, gorgonian fans, anemones, large overhangs, white-tip sharks and even grey reef sharks, eagle rays.

Reachable from

Hamata, Marsa Alam

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