Many years ago the first divers took the long trip through the Sinai Desert in order to explore some of the best diving on the planet. They found several bays on the southern tip - one named Naama Bay. Here the diving was so pristine and the animal life so rich and with such a variation that they settled down. And in the years to come a massive dive tourism industry grew up here. and for good reason, the diving is top range! Before you start your Advanced Course on this destination, you will have a day of diving on the local dive sites. No instructions on this dive, just a couple of regular fundives that will get you comfortable in your gear and prepare you for one of the best courses in your life, on some of the most beautiful reefs in the world!
Today Naama Bay has one of the highest rate of passing divers on the planet, and lots of tourists check in on one of the many hotels every day. The diving is no longer as it was in the early pioneer days, but by using a day boat, it is still possible to enjoy the splendid logistics and access really great diving. If you like to combine your diving with the delights of sun, desert and Egyptian tourism at its best, Sharm is the perfect place to go to.
The dive center is situated in the heart of Sharm el-Sheikh, in Na’ama Bay. Sharm el-Sheikh, has changed greatly in the last few years, during the day it is now a mecca for water sport enthusiasts and sun worshipers but at night a place where party people congregate.
On the day of arrival, the equipment will be fitted and packed for the following days of diving; the rest of the day is left for exploring on land and settling in. The full days on resort consist of diving until afternoon on the local and offshore sites, all dives are dived from boat. Between the two daily dives, the boat will stay at the sites for lunch. The dive sites vary from day to day, depending on wind and weather. Please check with the dive center what dives will be done the day before they are conducted. There will be no refund on dives not used. Check out at noon.
The longer option with 10 dives spread out on 5 days of diving, and 7 nights of accommodation. 1 day diving local sites + 4 days Ras/Tiran) the dive sites will vary depending on weather and experience level.
Please allow a minimum of 24 hours, after your last dive, before flying.
(some countries will allow you to fly after 18 hours on land).
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