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Great diving and snorkeling area.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“il mercato” (5 reviews)
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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171 - 180 of 201 reviews

Reviewed 5 November 2012

Easy but very enjoyable diving Yolanda and shark are great viewing. Lots of moray and the odd shark sighted.

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 21 October 2012

In a good postion for accessing Old Sharm, Narma Bay and Il Mercarto enjoyed the local area egyptians friendly no hassel

Thank Ajaved2
Reviewed 20 October 2012

when you choose hotel in ras Um Sid you wont need to go to namaa bay everyday because there you will find 1000 nights Alf Lela wa Lela and 5 minute walking distance Almarcato where you will find everything u want from shopping stores to...More

Thank MizzzBirdy
Reviewed 15 October 2012

Central location to Naama bay and old town Sharm, less noisy at night and handy for T2 bar and retaurant and close to IL Mercato centre, for good shops (no hassle) and restaurants. Also there is a dolphinarium and several small (cheaper ) shops for...More

Thank oldsilverfox
Reviewed 25 September 2012

The reef becomes more and more rotten as thousands of tourists snorkel there every day and - unfortunately - touch the corals and/or steep the reef. Still there is plenty to see and the variety of fishes and other sea creatures is still imressive, the...More

Thank Katarzyna B
Reviewed 22 September 2012

This is one of the best places to dive with so much colour and fish....it was amazing. We had a drift dive along this reef with King Snefro liveabords, who are fabulous. I can not wait to go back. Sadly to many people walk all...More

Thank AmarillaDivers
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Famous as the place they filmed the C&G advert with the little boy diving into the temple for pearls, a perfectly good dive but not exceptional given other choices such as Jackson or Shark/ Yolanda. Consider it the filler without which your meal might be...More

Thank Iain27
Reviewed 11 September 2012

Great hard and soft corals with huge variety of fish. Fantastic clarity, too. It isn't a difficult dive and there's a huge amount to see. Enjoy!

Thank Gill J
Reviewed 30 August 2012

We stayed in a hotel in Ras Un Sid, which was really nice. The main highlight is the snorkelling (I didn't get round to diving, but it is available), the fish are everywhere and you barely need to step into the water till your surrounded...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 29 August 2012

We were disappointed with the selection of bars and restaurants, however the reef here was great and we dived it several times, also great for snorkeling.

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2 June 2015|
Response from ahmedhesham2014 |
‫About 15 minute by taxiand he should take about 20 pound around 3$‬
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Darren S
19 January 2015|
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Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Darren, I've just had a look on the map and I think the Reef Oasis is on the same beach - just a little further round the same bay. There is a pontoon from your hotel straight into deeper water, if you go to the end of... More
10 January 2015|
Response from Karen H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for delay I've only just seen your message. The only organised trips I have done with children are the boat trips as my daughter is a keen diver while I am happy to take my grandsons, aged 5, 6 and 10, snorkeling... More