Ras Mohammed National Park

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Ras Mohammed National Park

Ras Mohammed National Park

Located about 30 minutes to the south west of Sharm El Sheikh, Ras Mohammed National Park is one of the most beautiful dive sites in south Sinai. Created in 1983 by the Egyptian government, the park spreads over 480 square km and includes: an underwater territory, the topside Isle of Tiran and a mangrove, a crucial piece of environment for aquatic life but also for a lot of birds (including the white crane!)

The seabed is protected and enjoys a thriving marine life, exceptionally diverse for the Red Sea. There are numerous dive sites in the park, so you can come back several times and never dive the same site twice!

Located about 30 minutes to the south west of Sharm El Sheikh, Ras Mohammed National Park is one of the most beautiful dive sites in south Sinai. Created in 1983 by the Egyptian government, the park spreads over 480 square km and includes: an underwater territory, the topside Isle of Tiran and a mangrove, a crucial piece of environment for aquatic life but also for a lot of birds (including the white crane!)

The seabed is protected and enjoys a thriving marine life, exceptionally diverse for the Red Sea. There are numerous dive sites in the park, so you can come back several times and never dive the same site twice!

Located about 30 minutes to the south west of Sharm El Sheikh, Ras Mohammed National Park is one ...

Other information

Type of dive site
  • Coral reef
Visibility
Good
Current
Depending on the dive sites
Required scuba diving level / certification
Open Water - CMAS 1
Boat trip duration
Depending on the dive centres
Fauna
  • Stingray
  • Other types of stingray
  • Barracudas
  • Moray eels
  • Turtle
  • Groupers
  • Scorpion fish
  • Lionfish
  • Triggerfish
  • Clown fish
  • Surgeonfish
  • Emperor fish
  • Scorpion fish
  • Octopus
  • Crocodile fish
  • Nudibranchs
  • Napoleon wrasse
  • Starfish
  • And more...
  • Porcupinefish
  • Boxfish
  • Surgeonfish
  • Reef fish
  • Carpet shark
  • White-tip reef Shark

The best dive centres to explore Ras Mohammed National Park

Reef Oasis Dive Club

Sharm el Sheikh | Egypt - Red Sea
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Reef Oasis Dive Club

Our opinion on The Reef Oasis Dive Club:

The Reef Oasis Dive Centers are based out of three different hotel resorts including the Reef Oasis Blue Bay Resort and Spa, Reef Oasis Beach Resort and the Melia Sharm Resort. All of these are 5* resorts inline with the quality ...

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RED SEA DIVING COLLEGE SHARM EL SHEIKH

Sharm el Sheikh | Egypt - Red Sea
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RED SEA DIVING COLLEGE SHARM EL SHEIKH

Red Sea Diving College, Sharm el Sheikh

Opened in 1982, the Red Sea Diving College is one of the first dive schools in Sharm El Sheikh, if not the first one! Created by Alain Sobol, son of Belgium's diving Federation founder, this family centre has become a reference in ...

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Sea Queen Fleet

Egypt - Red Sea | Africa
Sea Queen Fleet

Our opinion on the Sea Queen dive cruise: 

Once on board the Sea Queen Fleet, the most beautiful wrecks and dive sites in the Red Sea will never seem so accessible! The South Moon, a superb three-storey, 27-metre long boat, is entirely built ...

Sinai Divers Ghazala

Sharm el Sheikh | Egypt - Red Sea
Sinai Divers Ghazala

Our opinion on Sinai Divers Ghazala:

When Sinai Divers opened in 1987, Sharm El Sheikh had but a few streets around Naama Bay... today it shows off 5 distinct blocks and hundreds of hotels to accommodate the ever growing number of tourists! It is thus at the heart ...

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SINAI DIVERS HILTON/ DAHAB

Dahab | Egypt - Red Sea
SINAI DIVERS HILTON/ DAHAB

Our opinion on Sinaï Divers, Hilton Dahab:

Lovers of extreme SCUBA diving, you’ve found the place! With its famous Blue Hole, Dahab is a one of a kind site in Egypt. Located on one of the deepest zones of the Red Sea, and if the height of the surrounding mountains ...

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H2O Divers

Dahab | Egypt - Red Sea
H2O Divers

Our opinion on H2O Divers:

Fancy an underwater adventure with true adventurers in the Red Sea ? H20 Divers may be the centre you are looking for ! It was founded in 2011 by passionate ...

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