A Scuba Diving Guide to Egypt
Egypt’s ancient cultural history is among the richest in the world, and so is its diving. Egypt’s landscape is filled with stark and beautiful contrast – between an almost barren desert and the lush green valley of the Nile, and the Red Sea’s deep blue waters and vibrantly-coloured marine life set against a backdrop of sandstone mountains.
Egypt’s scuba diving has something for everyone, from the absolute beginner to the most experienced of technical divers; those who like their diving easy and their currents slack, or those who prefer exhilarating drifts along spectacular walls with no seafloor in sight.
Scuba diving brought tourism to the Red Sea, and from their humble beginnings, Egypt’s resorts are now among the best in the world. With so much to choose from, and so much to be enjoyed, it’s not always easy to decide where to go, so here’s DIVE’s comprehensive guide to the best scuba diving in Egypt…