Diving Marsa Nakari and Marsa Shagra Egypt
7th – 18th October 2022 from £1895.00
10 days diving!
The small settlement of Marsa Shagra has a house reef that offers diving at a range of depths both shallow and deep dive sites.
This location is ideal for all levels of experience.
You are able to ease into safe, dive sites and gradually challenge yourself at more advanced locations.
Marsa Shagra is also an ideal place for taking Open Water Qualifying Dives and Advanced courses. There are stunning night dives to be had here with a good chance of seeing free swimming moray eels.
Open Water Diver and above.
Diving Marsa Nakari
Marsa Nakari is a charming village featuring a sheltered bay just 18 km south of Marsa Alam city.
Its main appeal is its proximity to the Samadai protectorate (Dolphin House); one of the Red Sea’s most important national parks.
The coral reef system of this off-shore reef and the dolphins that inhabit its lagoon are some of the southern Red Sea’s most popular attractions. Marsa Nakari offers exclusive access to this beautiful site by day boat.
There are various other attractions including another national park called Wadi El Gemal. The Reserve area includes marine and terrestrial components. Wadi El Gemal and its delta are the central themes of the terrestrial reserve area while the marine component of the protected area encompasses a strip of coastal marine waters featuring patches of mangroves, as well as a number of marine islands (the Hamata archipelago and Wadi El Gemal Island).
Marsa Nakari is also a historical site dating back to Roman times; known to the ancients as the port of Nechesia. The remains of its ruin are still present atop a hill towards the southern end of the bay.
Being a small village with a maximum occupancy of 120 people; a dedicated staff offers a more personalized service. Expect the silence and serenity of the desert atmosphere and the world-renowned beauty of the Red Sea reefs. Marsa Nakari is a lovely holiday for those seeking to experience Marsa Alam’s true heritage.
Famous sites such as Elphinstone, Abu Dabab, Nakari which is home to a pod of Spinner Dolphins. are within easy access. Abu Dabab with its turtles and also Dugong.
The diving is unlimited as many as you like in a day!
- Truck dives leave twice a day and roam up and down the surrounding coastline
- Zodiacs are also at your service to drop you at various points on the house reef (included in the price)
- Long-range zodiac trips to Elphinstone and other reefs besides..(these cost extra)
Courses, Big squid offer a variety of courses on this trip, furthermore, they are at discounted prices.
We will be staying in spacious tents right on the edge of the Red sea.
We will be surrounded, by reef, sand and stars.
The tents contain comfortable camping bed s along with electricity. Plenty of opportunity exists for relaxing, as well as diving, additionally spend time in the Bedouin cafe smoking a shisha pipe and moreover drinking Bedouin coffee,
Accommodation is chosen, from either Tent, Royal Tent, Chalet and Ensuite Chalet.
- Advanced Open Water
- Nitrox diver
- Rescue Diver
- Deep Specialty
- Navigation speciality
- Accommodation (Full Board, Tent Based}
- 10 days of unlimited diving.
- Dive Equipment,
- Suit Hire
- Dive Computer
To book on to this trip please contact us,