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Shaab Abu Ramada/The Aquarium

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Small Aquarium in the centre of Hurgada.

Visited as part of a small afternoon trip from the hotel which was resonably priced. Worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
carol b
Extraordinary snorkeling

Excellent snorkeling at this reef. Incredible variety of fish. Very vibrant coral. Lots to see... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
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11 Dec 2018
“Small Aquarium in the centre of Hurgada.”
10 Oct 2018
“Extraordinary snorkeling”
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Visited as part of a small afternoon trip from the hotel which was resonably priced. Worth a visit many spectacular fishes, and turtles. Toilets clean.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank carol b
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent snorkeling at this reef. Incredible variety of fish. Very vibrant coral. Lots to see. Only about an hour by boat from Hurghada Marina. Can get crowded, but mostly with divers who don’t affect the snorkeling. Good place to go even if the wind is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank alaskantravelnut
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Definitely dive/snorkel here. It is phenomenal. We saw lion fish, stone fish, octopus, Morays, rays, snakes. It was the best reef we visited.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jayne H
Reviewed 3 March 2018

well worth a vist although a little expensive, saw fish I ahve never seen before and it has been well disgned and very interesting to walk round on different levls and not just glass aqauariums. Also has birds animals and reptiles.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank rita W
Reviewed 8 February 2017

It was very nice to dive there, Beautiful Reefs, its shallow dive and also there is another part which deeper for the certified divers.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Mohmed78
Reviewed 4 August 2016

We are diving there several years. And we still like this very nice reef full of corals and fishes. It is easy shallow dive (approx. 10 m) even for beginners. Nicer diving is a little aside from main "parking lot" of the boats (by Zodiac)....More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Jiri_F_S
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I happened to be diving for about 8 years and I can assure you that for 6 years I was lucky to be diving in this spot, not that it is a very nice spot but the nice thing is that every time I dive...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank abeerando
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Quite shallow diving site, from 10 meters sandy bottom. Nice pinnacles and main reef. You can see there lots of beautiful fishes: Scorpinfishes, morays, rays, lot of nice yellow goatfishes, porcupinefishes, nudibranches.... You can make several different dives there.

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank kammo70
Reviewed 26 November 2015

A great reef with loads of fish to see. Several large shoals of goat fish and barracudas and often turtles visiting to feed. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Steveivell
Reviewed 16 June 2015

WOW! It's really an aquarium , amazing corals with huge variety , millions of fish species can be spotted here.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank xSalehx
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