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  • Marsa Alam: Snorkeling Trip to Satayh Dolphin Reef

    1. Marsa Alam: Snorkeling Trip to Satayh Dolphin Reef

    Begin your day of adventure with a brief pickup from your hotel in Marsa Alam in an air-conditioned vehicle. Transfer to Marina of Hamata where you'll board the boat. This location is situated 165 km south from Marsa Alam airport. Be received by the crew with a welcome drink and enjoy it as you set sail on the Red Sea for about 2 hours. You will be also served with snacks and drinks during the day. Arrive at the Satayh Dolphin Reef, a protected area where you can snorkel. As you enjoy the underwater marine world observe around 60-80 dolphins who will put on a show for you as you get the opportunity to connect with them. This region is home to many dolphins and sea mammals and you will be mesmerized by the different varieties of corals and fish. Enjoy a delicious lunch prepared freshly on board by the chef.  Later on, make another stop to snorkel in a beautiful coral reef and see more f...

  • Marsa Alam: Seacope Semi Submarine Trip with Transfers

    2. Marsa Alam: Seacope Semi Submarine Trip with Transfers

    Get picked up from your hotel in Marsa Alam and begin your fantastic semi-submarine tour. Arrive at the pier and board the submarine which has a deep hull fitted with 20 panoramic windows that offer excellent underwater views. While sitting in your personal chair, you can see the coral reef and tropical fish of all different shapes and sizes. The boat will take you to the most beautiful reefs of this region and show you the abundance and multitude of local marine life. Observe a huge variety of fish species, colorful corals and various sea plants as if you are in an enormous aquarium. Marvel at the real natural world from the comfort of the observation lounge. You can snap happy with your camera or video throughout your journey. After finishing, transfer back to your hotel in Marsa Alam where your tour will end.

  • Hurghada: Giftun Island Snorkeling Trip & Water Sports

    3. Hurghada: Giftun Island Snorkeling Trip & Water Sports

    After you are picked up from your hotel, transfer to a boat docked on the Red Sea. Then, head out on the water, stopping off at a variety of spots to catch a glimpse of the colorful underwater life. In addition to seeing fish and coral, you will also have the chance to swim with dolphins. Upon arriving at Giftun Islands National Park, relax in warm crystal water at the white sandy beach for 2 hours. Take the opportunity to try some fun water sports, such as banana boat and sea sofa. Afterward, enjoy a delicious buffet lunch on the boat. Move on to the next location to snorkel and explore an amazing underwater world, with a variety of fish and corals. Finally, as the day winds down, you will be transferred back to land and returned to your hotel. Around mid-day, savor a seafood lunch that's prepared on board with a view of the sea. Then, continue the experience with more snorkeling and ...

  • From Marsa Alam: Marsa Mubarak Sea Snorkeling Boat Trip

    4. From Marsa Alam: Marsa Mubarak Sea Snorkeling Boat Trip

    Enjoy a full day of snorkeling and exploring the underwater world of Marsa Mubarak. You’ll be picked up from your hotel in Marsa Alam by air-conditioned vehicle and taken first to Port Ghalib Marina. Then, you’ll set sail to uncover the beauty beneath the surface of the water around the Coral Reef Islands, located in the Red Sea.   Take part in 2 guided snorkeling dives at this stunning destination and explore the lush underwater world just off Marsa Alam. You'll be surrounded by colorful plant and animal life, and if you’re lucky, catch sight of some sea turtles. Enjoy a buffet lunch on board before heading out again to explore pristine beaches, warm lagoons, and coral reefs. As the tour comes to an end, you’ll be transferred back to your hotel.

  • From Marsa Alam: Sataya Reef and Dolphins Full-day Boat Tour

    5. From Marsa Alam: Sataya Reef and Dolphins Full-day Boat Tour

    You will be picked up from your hotel and will be taken to Hamata Marina to board the boat. The boat will sail for approximately 2 hours to Sataya Reef, where you will have your first snorkeling session.  Sataya Reef, also known as Dolphin House, is a huge lagoon that is home to not only spinner dolphins, but also many types of colorful fish. Experience the marine life of the reef, following your guide as you explore one of the best snorkeling spots in Egypt.  After this snorkeling stop, you will enjoy a freshly-prepared lunch onboard the boat. After lunch, you will have the chance to explore another scenic snorkeling spot with caves, tunnels and coral gardens.  Enjoy drinks all day long and enjoy the fresh fruit of the season. After your second snorkeling location, you will sail back to Hamata Harbor and will be transferred back to your hotel.

  • Marsa Alam: Snorkeling Trip with Dugong and Turtles

    6. Marsa Alam: Snorkeling Trip with Dugong and Turtles

    Take advantage of a convenient pickup service from your hotel, the airport, or the port and, after a journey of approximately 30 minutes, reach the bay of Marsa Hermes, also known as EL Naaba. Board a luxurious speedboat at the tourist wharf and begin your wonderful journey. Take in the views on the way while snacking on delicious treats and sipping coffee. A toilet is also available onboard. Jump in for an exciting snorkeling adventure in search of the dugong, also referred to as a seacow, a protected mammal who occasionally visits this sheltered bay for grazing. If they don't feel threatened, expect them to stay around the boat for 30 minutes or an hour. Continue by boat to reach Shaab EL Mahalhala, which is considered one of the finest snorkeling and dive sites in the area. Along the way, you may spot colorful fish, turtles, and/or dolphins. Onboard, enjoy hot tea, soft drinks, and ...

  • Hurghada: Boat Trip & Dolphin House Snorkeling with Lunch

    7. Hurghada: Boat Trip & Dolphin House Snorkeling with Lunch

    Enjoy an 8-hour private snorkeling trip to Dolphin house, a coral reef, just 45 minutes away by a private boat ride from Hurghada Marina. Spot dolphins and other exotic marine life in their natural environment. Once at Dolphin House, put on your snorkeling masks and enjoy one of the best experiences in life. Snorkel with free dolphins in the open sea. After spending 2 hours in Sharb el Erg, head to another snorkeling stop in El Fanadir, a beautiful reef near el Gouna, where you can find many kinds of sea life, including exotic fishes, beautiful corals, blue spotted manta rays, morays, and many others. On your way back, admire the coastline of Hurghada. Make a little stop to contemplate the magnificent El Mina Mosque and the fisherman port. We are very respectful to dolphins. The crew follows the rules of HEPCA. It is highly recommended to not go on a tour with lots of people jumping ...

  • Marsa Alam: Coral Garden Snorkeling and Diving Boat Tour

    8. Marsa Alam: Coral Garden Snorkeling and Diving Boat Tour

    Get picked up from your hotel in Marsa Alam and taken to the boat by zodiac. Head to a beautiful diving site, Mekkey's Room. Spend around an hour snorkeling watching the amazing coral reefs and vibrant fish. Move to another dive site called Shaab Alam, with its diverse coral reefs and good opportunities for watching dolphins. After your second snorkeling stop, break for a delicious lunch prepared specially for you.  Continue to the third dive site to see more coral reefs, colorful fish, and a shipwreck. Choose to have an introductory dive at one of the most wonderful dive sites in Marsa Alam. After finishing your third snorkeling stop, sail back by zodiac to the beach where the transfer will be waiting to drive you back to your hotel after an enjoyable day.

  • From Marsa Alam: Snorkeling Trip to Hamata Islands

    9. From Marsa Alam: Snorkeling Trip to Hamata Islands

    Begin your day with pickup at your hotel in Marsa Alam at 5:30 AM, then travel 130 kilometers (nearly 81 miles) south to Hamata Marina with your English-speaking guide. Once there, board your boat at 10:30 AM and set sail on an unforgettable day discovering the unspoiled nature of Hamata National Park. Enjoy snorkeling stops around 3 of the Hamata Islands. Admire the corals and colorful fish you can't see anywhere else, and soak up pure nature in beautiful lagoons and different reefs around the islands. Dock on one of these tropical islands for a closer look, and watch many different birds as you take a walk along the white sand beach. Get back on the boat at 12:15 PM and tuck into an included lunch. After lunch, set sail again to the last snorkeling site before heading back to the marina in Hamata at 4 PM. From there, sit back and relax on the return transfer back to your hotel in Mar...

  • Marsa Alam: Satayah Reef Overnight Boat Trip with Snorkeling

    10. Marsa Alam: Satayah Reef Overnight Boat Trip with Snorkeling

    Your aquatic adventure begins with pickup from your hotel in Marsa Alam and heads to the small village of Hamata. Arrive at the harbor and board your luxury boat for the trip, then enjoy refreshments as you listen to a short introduction about the trip. Once you’re settled into your room, make yourself comfortable and admire the sprawling sea views as the boat heads to Satayah. After 2 hours of sailing, arrive at the reef and listen to a quick safety briefing to prepare you for your snorkel sessions. Jump into the water with your instructor and go in search of colorful marine life as you explore and learn about the coral reef. Hop back onboard the boat for a rest then enjoy another snorkel and swim session at a nearby lagoon. As evening draws closer, watch the sunset from the boat and enjoy a delicious dinner before spending the night stargazing from the top deck and listening to tradit...

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What people are saying about Marsa Alam

The Royal Tulip Beach Resort bus to the boat is approximately 2.5 hours away, some of which are on bad roads. Then about 2 hours by boat (they have pills for seasickness on board, but it is advisable to take them one hour earlier). In strong winds, the boat can fluctuate a lot. Once at the reef you will be dropped by a smaller boat at the dolphins (if there are, 50-80% chance). You can then swim for around 45 minutes with these approximately 60 dolphins. An experience I will never forget. The dolphins sometimes get very close. Wonderful to be able to swim with! Afterwards you get a delicious buffet on board and you can relax. You can then swim for another 45 minutes. You can also swim along the beautiful colorful coral. Back it is again 2 hours by boat and then 2 hours by bus. We had been on the road from 5.30 am to 7 pm. But this experience is more than worth the long journey and the rate!

The excursion overall went well even if we did not see a turtle or Dungong, the purpose of our reservation ... Small concerns regarding the precise charge at the hotel. Indeed, I received an email signaling our departure at 8:30 am 'while the guide was there at 7:30 am' ... Once on board the vehicle, we are kindly informed that we have to pay an extra because our hotel is out care area. It seems that it was stipulated in the email, after verification, it is not clear at all !!! Too bad for this inconvenience.

Lovely boat trip, with sun deck. Nice reef with wrecks to watch. Many dolphins:)

Beautiful experience, a high quality and well done tour. Well done!

Great trip only to be recommended. Unfortunately mostly overcrowded