The Red Sea is one of the most popular diving destinations for UK divers offering a range of diving experiences.
This year-round diving destination provides warm water, exciting and colourful marine life, exceptional reefs, wrecks and much more.
Whether it be a land based resort,
liveaboard or tailor-made itinerary, we have a variety of options to choose from with our Red Sea diving packages.
Visit the ancient Pyramids and Sphinx in Cairo or the beautiful temples and
world famous Valley of the Kings in Luxor. Experience a temple light and sound
show or sunset hot air balloon flight.
Hurghada and Marsa Alam are hotspots for liveaboard embarkation to the
south and offer good evening entertainment options for the last night in port.
El Gouna is perfect for those wanting an all-inclusive style approach. We have a
number of resorts and liveaboards we partner with to create your itinerary
Red Sea diving includes reefs, walls, wrecks and diverse fish life with over 2000
different types of fish. Expect to find colourful soft and hard corals on pretty
much every dive you do. Day boats departing Hurghada and Marsa Alam will
visit the local sites such as Shaab Samadi or Giftun Islands.
If you want to get out to the beautiful wrecks of Abu Nuhas, SS Thistlegorm,
Rosalie Moller, Dunraven and Ulysses then you will want to jump aboard one
of the many liveboard boats available. Deep south expeditions to Deadalus and
Rocky usually depart from Port Ghalib near Marsa Alam and can offer excellent
shark sightings during the seasonal months. If you are tempted by a fantastic house reef then we can recommend visiting one of the southern Red Sea
resorts, this is also an outstanding place to learn to dive.
M/Y Odyssey has 13 cabins for 26 persons. One of the sundecks features a Jacuzzi for guests to relax when they aren't diving! Golden Dolphin offers free nitrox. There is more than 15 routes to choose from sailing around the Red Sea.
Pelagic & reefs
The Red Sea is the ideal place to learn to dive. Here you will start your diving itinerary in beautiful warm and colourful waters rich with marine life.
Head to the Red Sea for a holiday of a lifetime fitting in Luxor delights after two amazing weeks of underwater exploration around some of the best reef systems in the world.
Transfer from Hotel to Sharm El Sheikh Airport for an early flight to Luxor. Arrive in Luxor and start the visit to the West Bank, Valley Of The Kings, Temple Of Queen Hatchepsut and Colossi Of Memnon. After lunch guest will return to the East Bank and visit the Temple Of Karnak and the Luxor Temple.
In the afternoon you will be transferred back to the airport for your return flight to Sharm El Sheikh and land transfer to Dahab hotel.
All year round
Brayka Bay is a dazzling all-inclusive resort with lush green gardens, a private sandy beach and a stunning house reef. A match made in heaven for divers, or couples looking for a romantic getaway.
The ultimate diving adventure! Enjoy the relaxed, laid back atmosphere of Marsa Shagra, a unique location the likes of which you will not find anywhere else in the world.
Marsa Nakari is a charming village featuring a sheltered bay just 40 km south of Marsa Alam city. A smaller, quieter and more remote alternative to Marsa Shagra but with all the benefits.
Wadi Lahami is a secluded village in Egypt’s pristine "deep south". This destination is for the true explorer.
The Wadi Lahmy Azur Resort is situated directly north of the peninsula of Ras Banas, a prominent harbour located 185 km from Marsa Alam airport. This ancient city dates back two thousand years.
The Marina Lodge at Port Ghalib hotel is a beautifully decorated new resort offering comfort and a first class service to all guests.
The Lahami Bay Beach Resort is surrounded by pristine natural, untouched surroundings, reflecting an Oriental Maritime and a Mediterranean style.
Jan - Dec
All Diver Levels
The Camel Dive Club & Hotel is centrally located on Naama Bay’s main pedestrian promenade near to all shops and centres, 20 minutes from the international airport.
The Hilton Sharm Dream is set back from the gently shelving bay amidst beautiful grounds and swimming lagoons, making the perfect place for relaxation just 20 minutes from the airport.
As the name suggest this hotel is an Oasis of tranquillity! This small yet spacious resort with its fringing reef is very intimate and located 20 km north of the town of Marsa Alam on a coastal road i
The Three Corners Fayrouz Plaza Beach Resort is a new exclusive resort in Marsa Alam featuring sweeping beach views and a fantastic marina promenade.
All year around
The Sunrise Romance Resort offers guests a luxurious holiday beyond expectations. The resort boosts a peaceful sanctuary for tranquil escapes with sweeping uninterrupted views to the dazzling Red Sea.
Perfectly nestled into Hurghada Bay, with lush gardens and its own private, sandy beach offering spectacular views across the Red Sea.
Escape the crowds, experience new activities, and pursue your interests with a stay at the Coral Sun Beach Resort and its lavish array of world-class amenities combined with nature inspire romance.
The Coral Garden Resort is a small, true divers resort located on the beautiful Gassous Bay to the south of Safaga on the northern tip of a long sandy beach with Orca Dive Club on-site.
The Menaville Resort is beautifully positioned near a private sandy beach and amongst well-tended gardens surrounding the pool.
Shams Alam Beach Resort is a seafront resort, part of the Wadi El Gimal Natural Park where you can experience a beautiful long sandy beach, crystal clear waters, untouched nature and tranquillity.
The Sunrise Marina Resort is situated in the paradise Red Sea Riviera of Port Ghalib offering a unique chance to escape from the ordinary within the vicinity of Marsa Shuna & Blue Lagoon Beach.
The Concorde Moreen Beach Resort & Spa is an upscale 5-star resort offering relaxing accommodation in a fresh modern contemporary furnished style.
The Jaz Grand Marsa is located right on the beach along with a peaceful and picturesque location surrounded by landscaped grounds, a variety of water features and a wealth of recreational facilities.
The Breakers Soma Bay Resort is located right by the sea and it was one of the first “water sports lifestyle” hotels to open in the Red Sea.
All diver levels
The Sheraton Soma Bay Resort is a stunning beachfront hotel inspired by Luxor's Karnak Temple Complex. The resort’s secluded location on a small peninsula close to Safaga.
The Flamenco Beach & Resort are two modern first class buildings offering a range of sports and leisure facilities directly on beautiful pristine shorelines running alongside miles of turquoise waters
A haven of sophisticated luxury located in the centre of Hurghada. Peace and privacy pervade this exclusive, 5-star deluxe beach hotel, located directly on the azure blue Red Sea shore.
Abu Dabbab Diving Lodge is located on a nature reserve beach north of Marsa Alam with its appealing blue waters, white sandy shore, and house reef just a stone’s throw away from the resort.
At the Falcon Naama Star Hotel we offer a great value for money. The hotel has 180 elegantly furnished rooms fully equipped. The Hotel Beach- "Viva Beach " is only 10 minutes away from Naama Bay.
The Hilton Fayrouz is situated in the heart of Naama Bay and is within easy reach from all the shops, malls, cafes, bars and restaurants Naama Bay has to offer.
The Swiss Inn Resort is located at the vibrant touristic Hurghada’s promenade being the perfect place for all, families, couples, singles and divers where comfort and luxury go hand in hand.
Marriott Beach Resort offers a unique location in the heart of Hurghada allowing you to browse varieties of options in Hurghada town and experience the nightlife.
Reefs & Wrecks
UD Rating – 5 Star
Join the Emperor Elite for a week’s adventure. Throughout the year the boat sails on different routes around the southern Red Sea taking in St Johns and the Brother Islands to name a few.
Join the Emperor Asmaa for a week of thrills. A choice of diving around southern locations like St Johns and Daedalus. Do a Nitrox course for only £99 whilst on your trip including books and cert.
Reefs & Pelagic
UD Rating – 3 Star
The baby of the Blue Planet Fleet accommodating a maximum of 16 divers which makes her ideal for groups! Staff are friendly and have been servicing guests for a number of years offering consistent high level of service.
UD Rating – 4 Star
Far beyond the mainland, diving down into the depths of the Red Sea, this liveaboard offers not only unforgettable dive adventures, but also a first class service on the beautiful dive cruise ship M/Y Longimanus.
MY Blue, a luxurious newly refurbished member of Blue Planet Liveaboards taking divers around the Red Sea on famous routes including the Brothers and North and Wreck Routes.
The Emperor Superior offers guests the chance to dive the big 4 at Abu Nuhas. You can do a Nitrox course on-board for £99. There are a number of routes available so check out all the options.
The Blue Pearl offers divers a varied selection of itineraries from north to south in the Red Sea. You can choose a luxury double bedded cabin as the base for your adventure.
The Red Sea Aggressor II, a member of the world-famous Aggressor Fleet offers 7-night itineraries to 22 divers around the Red Sea. This boat boasts deluxe, master and suite cabins offering luxury to all guests along with exceptional customer service.
The Blue Seas operates in the southern Red Sea and offers a selection of trips departing from Hurghada and Marsa Alam. The cabin choices provide a nice option for couples with double beds onboard.
The Golden Dolphin fleet offer a range of trips across the Red Sea. M/Y Golden Dolphin III sets sail for the sites around the Brothers, St Johns and more! The vessel is modern, comfortable and of a good size for divers.
The Golden Dolphin fleet offer a range of trips across the Red Sea. M/Y Golden Dolphin II vessel visits sites in the southern Red Sea. Some special interest trips run on this vessel and it is available for full charters for groups and clubs.
The M/Y Golden Dolphin was the first boat the fleet Golden Dolphin Safari World started with, it was built in 2003 and designed for divers. Discover the southern Red Sea's delights on this wonderful liveaboard.
UD Rating - 4 Star
Add a touch of splendour to your next diving trip and sail in spectacular style around majestic sites of the Red Sea with excellent facilities, a professional crew and all the luxury comforts needed for a first-class stay.
Reefs and Wrecks
Designed with diving, luxury and style in mind, the M/Y Falcon is the perfect choice for a week of adventure exploring remote sites in the Red Sea and discovering one of the most productive underwater ecosystems in the world.
UD Rating – 4 Star
The Red Sea Aggressor I is a 36 metre boat built and powered for comfort, safety and stability. This luxurious liveaborad sails around the Red Sea offering 7 and 10 night itineraries with a choice of 3 routes to choose from.
Wrecks & Reefs
Snefro Target is offering free Wifi & nitrox to 20 guests. All cabins are air-conditioned and have en-suites, choose from a double, twin or master suite. Dive the famous dive sites in the Red Sea.
A luxurious 18 guest liveaboard with twin cabins and master suites. Snefro Spirit is part of the King Snefro Fleet which offers 3 meals a day, Wi-Fi and free nitrox. Snefro Spirit has sauna on-board.
Sinai Classic is a route with a variety of dives including wreck, reef, drift and wall diving. Snefro Love offers comfortable cabins with en-suites, mini bar, music and phone systems.
Snefro Pearl is perfect for smaller groups with up to 12 guests on-board. With 7-night trips on the 'Sinai Classic'. Snefro Pearl is an elegant spacious vessel and offers panorama sea views and daily meals for all guests.
Diving around the Red Sea the Red Sea Blue Force 3 accommodates 26 passengers in a variety of room types and offers luxurious facilities such as a Jacuzzi on the sun deck.
Wednesday, 10 April 2019
The overall holiday was excellent value for money. Emperor Divers provided an outstanding dive experience on day boat trips to provide some of the most relax dives I have ever encountered at reasonable depths.
The Grand Egyptian Museum is located only 2 kilometers from the Giza Pyramid plateau that is included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site list.
Tour Type: Cultural Tours
Meet at Cairo Airport
Transfer from Hurghada to Luxor by car.
Fly To Johannesburg and the rest with be taken care of on this very special private tour!
Tour Type: Adventure Tours
Available at Al Nahda Resort & Spa
Go on a fantastic excursion under water . You can clearly observe and take pictures of the Red Sea's most famous corals, fish and amazing marine life.
Tour Type: Boat Trip
Ride a Camel or Donkey on a Amore Safari at Port Ghalib!
Tour Type: Horse Riding
Hamata Kite Village with Kiterr south of Marsa Alam in Wadi El Gamal National Park. A location perfect for beginners and lessons. Endless space with crystal clear water.
See the sun rise over the desert on an unforgettable visit to the place where Moses received the 10 Commandments. You’ll travel in air-conditioned comfort with personal Egyptologist guide, who will accompany you up Moses’ Mountain and take you on a tour of St. Catherine’s Monastery.
On this sunrise tour you will watch the sun rise over the Sinai Mountains, and retrace the footsteps of Moses when he climbed Mt. Sinai. Note that the descent is not too steep, but there are around 500 steps at the very summit
Enjoy a fantastic time on boat and go to the national park of Ras Mohamed to snorkel and enjoy the stunning sea life and corals of the Red Sea.
This excursion is a wonderful full day out on a boat, which gives you the chance to do some great snorkelling in the best three areas, to see the coral and aquamarine life at its best. Lunch & soft drinks are provided over the course of the day.
This hour quad bike excursion takes you riding across the sands of the Egyptian desert. You will explore crags and dunes as you ride along the sands on a desert escape from Egypt’s bustling cities. It is a fantastic adventure that all the family can enjoy. We will pick you up in the morning or in the afternoon to transfer you to the centre of the quads.
You will be picked up from your hotel at approximately 2.30pm and will be driven to the desert where the Bedouin people live. You will start off with a 30 minutes Camel Ride in and around the Desert Mountains. After this you will sit in a tent to have the original Bedouin tea with Habaq (a kind of herbs very good for stomach-ache).
Then you will sit around a camp fire to watch the Bedouins making the Bedouin bread, with the chance to try to make one after watching them, and your tour guide will tell you about the Bedouin people and their way of life whilst sitting in the tent.
Hurghada is the wreck and liveaboard capital of the Red Sea offering weekly trips out to the “big 4”. Hurghada is also a great place to have a beach diving holiday with the family.
Marsa Alam offers a different experience to other Red Sea resorts as it is more remote. If you are looking for something different to Sharm then check this out.
One of the most beautiful parts of the Red Sea for diving, relaxing and exploring. This year round diving destination is an ideal spot for a quick get away!
Hamata is the most southern resort in the Red Sea. The only things here are the hotels and the diving. Perfect for a relaxed trip for all types of divers. You will find reefs in good condition without many other divers.
The Red Sea is one of the most popular diving destinations for UK divers offering a range of diving experiences.