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Best place for snorkeling

It's located in Oriental bay, you can easy find the Turtles and a lot of beautiful fishes and you... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Ahmed H
Perfect Bay

Sandy beach and reef just opposite the Aurora Bay Resort! Children and adults alike will LOVE it... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Cairo, Egypt
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Resort Oriental Bay, Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

It's located in Oriental bay, you can easy find the Turtles and a lot of beautiful fishes and you can swim with them and take selfies :)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ahmed H
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Sandy beach and reef just opposite the Aurora Bay Resort! Children and adults alike will LOVE it! Only accessable for residents of the Aurora Bay Resort, Good diving center (Ducks)

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Namaste60123
Reviewed 3 July 2018

My wife and I stayed in Aurora bay hotel, so I snorkelled here every day. 2 green turtle and a hawksbill turtle is living there, and I saw them almost every day, some afternoons the green turtles was in a very shallow water ( around...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Leslie2825
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Because of the weather conditions (wind, storm, sandstorm, waves) very poor view under and above water, not very much wild live, in the last days the conditions allowed us only to go to this dive sight, so we had to to it about 4 times...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

wonderful place for diving, great reef, nice fish, any diver visiting Marsa Alam should try this dive site

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Emi K
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Owners of the beach are ducks diving center... since several years I go there time to time for snorkeling as I knew that place from diving with them. Unless this year they pretend 5€ per person, to much for this place as there you get...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Niklablacks
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Great dive base Duck Divers Superior. The south reef has a nice cave. On both sides, north and south, there are fantastic and intact hard coral formations!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank MattCologne
Reviewed 23 February 2017

I took a course "open water diver" at "Duck Diving Superior" and a whole new opened for me. Thanks to WES and SAM!!!

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Peter_P-Events
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Located in front of the Aurora Oriental Bay hotel and part of the hotel as such. Very genuine beach strip, great for snorchelers and divers alike!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Andrewtom
Reviewed 20 June 2016

u can go everywhere and you will find yourself amazed it's one of the best places in the world there are things u don't see but on the internet

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Elnwehy
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