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Elphinstone Reef

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“white tips”(11 reviews)
Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have dived this reef on many occasion, this was the first time from a fast rib from a local hotel, it did not fail to amaze us all as usual, Two top quality dives with the oceanic's, they love to get nice a close...More

Thank Decca18
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful location. beautiful reef with some amazing coral, I think one of the most colourful. A must for any diver visiting the red sea.

Thank Saliya D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 dives here. 3 oceanic white tips. Was looking forward to these dives and they didnt dissapoint. Highly recomend if your in the area. Took a zodiac from hamata over choppy waters in for 40 mins longimanus at the end of both dives.

Thank Swiss_tony22013
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really a nice place to dive. The marine life is colourful and lively. Chances are of seeing turtles.

Thank Freedom234844
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommend for every advanced scuba diver. Take your time and enjoy. Beautiful nature, beautiful sea.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well worth a visit an amazing experience came face to face with a turtle a first fir us fantastic xx

Thank bo55man
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I strongly recommend it with AghapyEgypt tours, reliable tour agent and professional guides, very comfortable transportation

Thank infoC4698YR
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We dove one week with Emperor Divers on the Southern St. John route and stopped at Elphinstone on our last day. Here we saw a couple of Oceanic White Tip Sharks and they like to get really close to divers and check them out. We...More

Thank LindaA99
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Great reef even we didn't see sharks. A fin of a oceanic on the surface but it was gone when in the water.

Thank Karin D
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Maybe too early in the year or too many drivers....been here 5 times and sharks on 2 occasions. The east tip and wall are most interesting. However if there are no sharks or other big marine animals there's no reason to be here.

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9 August 2017|
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Response from irka657 | Reviewed this property |
Brayka Bay was 20-25mins ride with the zodiac