Marsa Alam, Red Sea & Middle East
Marsa Alam scuba diving holiday offers a southern Red Sea scuba diving holiday location with with uncrowded diving, pristine reefs and liveaboards options. Choose from budget, luxury spa or multi sport beach hotels or daily boat or shore diving, learn to dive packages, courses and wonderful beach location. Approximately 4 hours south of Hurghada and around 1 hour from the airport at Marsa Alam, this superb untouched area of the Southern Red Sea coast has to be seen to be believed.
Marsa Alam is perfect for uncrowded diving, pristine reefs and liveaboard diving in the Southern Red Sea. You will find mile after mile of crystal clear water coupled with a background of desert and mountain ranges. You can be on your liveaboard just minutes after leaving the airport terminal. Marsa Alam has fantastic diving, unspoilt beaches and quality hotels. It is a new and exciting alternative to the traditional and busier Red Sea resorts.
Culture & Activities
There are a range of hotels and bars in the nearby Marina area. There are also desert excursions and day trip. Most people enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and local entertainment provided in the hotels.
Best Time: All Year
Average Air temps: 18-35°C
Average Water temps: 18-28°C
Top Dive Sites: Shore dives plus Elphinstone, Marsa Mubarak & Dolphin House Reef (Shaab Samadai). Abu Ghosan shipwreck. More on Dive Sites>
Great Reasons to Dive in Marsa Alam