Scuba diving in Rick's Reef

Access
From Shore, From Boat
Diver level
Novice
Depth
Average: 49.2 ft
Maximum: 82 ft
Current
< 1 knots
Visibility
Average: 32.8 ft
Maximum: 98.4 ft
The Rick’s Reef is a drift dive site with the average depth around 25m/82ft and water visibility 30-50m/100-165ft. Drifting next to a coral wall ranging in depth from 3-18m/10-18ft across a sandy patch, divers can see lots of corals and colorful marine life.

When to go

All year long. Water temperature ranges from 22 to 28C/71 to 82F.

What to see

Reef wall, canyon, pinnacles, coral gardens, anthias, coral groupers, stingrays, pufferfish, moray eels and parrotfish, turtles, napoleon wrasse.

Reachable from

Dahab

Liveaboards with trips to Rick's Reef

Dive center`s Special Offers

  • Dahab i Dive Dahab

    6 Dives Package

    6 dives package. This product is for certified divers only
  • Dahab Reef 2000 Dive Club

    5 Days Diving Package

    5 days diving package. This product is for certified divers only
  • Dahab Bedouin Divers Dahab

    5 Days Package

    5 days, 10 dives package. This product is for certified divers only
  • Dahab Nesima Resort and Dive Center

    3 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only. Dahab underwater offers a combination of coral gardens, reef walls, arches and canyons where you find a rich variety of marine life. All of the dive sites, including the world famous Blue Hole, are accessed by shore and can be dived at most times of the day depending on wind conditions. Full day excursions are available by boat to the more current-exposed reefs of Gabr El Bint in the south.
  • Dahab i Dive Dahab

    10 Dives Package

    10 dives package. This product is for certified divers only
  • Dahab Reef 2000 Dive Club

    10 Days Diving Package

    10 days diving package. This product is for certified divers only
  • Dahab Bedouin Divers Dahab

    10 Days Package

    10 days, 20 dives package. This product is for certified divers only
  • Dahab Nesima Resort and Dive Center

    5 Days Diving Package

    Daily diving. This product is for certified divers only. Dahab underwater offers a combination of coral gardens, reef walls, arches and canyons where you find a rich variety of marine life. All of the dive sites, including the world famous Blue Hole, are accessed by shore and can be dived at most times of the day depending on wind conditions. Full day excursions are available by boat to the more current-exposed reefs of Gabr El Bint in the south.

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