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Marsa Mubarak

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Beautiful

It was a unique experience we saw many colourful fishes and coral reefs we also saw a big turtle it... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
miraalfy
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Egypt
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Another amazing reef

Wow swimming with turtles was amazing the one 75 year old came up right by the side i me I had to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mark H
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Reading, United Kingdom
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  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
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“sea cow” (31 reviews)
“fish” (24 reviews)
“turtle bay” (6 reviews)
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Marsa Alam, Egypt
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US$166 per adult
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"sea cow"
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"fish"
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"turtle bay"
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"big turtles"
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"boat trip"
in 10 reviews
"three corners"
in 3 reviews
"nice trip"
in 3 reviews
"excellent dive"
in 3 reviews
"colona divers"
in 7 reviews
"sea sickness"
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"marine life"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful reef"
in 3 reviews
"emperor divers"
in 7 reviews
"port ghalib"
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"dugong"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a unique experience we saw many colourful fishes and coral reefs we also saw a big turtle it was awesome.

Thank miraalfy
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wow swimming with turtles was amazing the one 75 year old came up right by the side i me I had to keep still or I would of hit him the reef is teaming with life was watching a fish cleaning station and seen a...More

Thank Mark H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We bought a trip from our agency called ,, Port Ghalib", we visited also a Marsa Mubarak and another place for snorcheling, I deeply thought, that I would see a dugong. And YES!!! We did. I could definitely recommend it this place, as a bonus,...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018

Marsa Mubarak is affectionately known as Turtle Bay. It's within very comfortable sailing distance from Port Ghalib in the Marsa Alam region. The current is mild and will please snorkelers and less-experienced divers. The underwater visibility is excellent. The corals are rich in variety, with...More

1  Thank Han F
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

Don't expect to see the dugongs there is little or no grass for them to feed on. The tourist boats come in their droves so no peace for the turtles. Good reef for snorkelling

Thank lowena7
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

An average dive site, in my assessment. The main attraction are the dugongs, but one need luck to see them. Later on I've heard they actually don't visit Marsa Mubarak any longer (but the guides wouldn't tell the tourists).

1  Thank Serban R
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

We saw this huge baby just at 2m water depth so closed to the beach! usually you will need to hire a boat from port ghalib also there is alot of boat tours

Thank Ahmed-AbdelazizR
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

Great snorkeling if there is much wind. Can be a bit busy with all the boats. We went from the beach and that is great if you know were to go.

1  Thank Herman V
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Really nice resort, friendly staff, fantastic location. We would come back again! Been to Egypt many times and never disappoint. Weather is fantastic and the people are very friendly in the resorts.

Thank Brian H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

chance to see a dugong and turtles in the sea grass, but don#t miss out on the nice coral pinnacles at the exit of the bay where you can see morays, turtles, and a beautiful coral garden

Thank MattCologne
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sarah B
13 October 2016|
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Response from sandrajenner3 | Reviewed this property |
Marsa Mubarrak is a coral reek off shore only accessible by boat...I dived on the reef with Colona divers...
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