Beginner

Year round

7 nights

Pelagic & reefs

£1095

Learn To Dive In the Red Sea

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.

Tour Price

  • From £1095 per person
  • Single Supplement: £90
  • Deposit: £200 per person

Additional Information

This is where it all starts! Call a member of our team for more information.

Our learn to dive itinerary is carefully crafted to meet the needs of new divers that want to get involved in the sport as well as tested by the Ultimate Diving team as most of us have learned to dive in the beautiful Red Sea.

You will stay at the beautiful Marsa Shagra Village and get your first underwater breaths with Red Sea Diving Safari, a dive centre with more than 25 years of experience so you can be sure you will be in safe hands.

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Itinerary Overview

Marsa Alam is a very easy destination to get to with the ideal direct flight from Gatwick or Birmingham.

Flight departs London Gatwick every Thursday and Birmingham every Monday arriving Marsa Alam on the same day.

On arrival you will be met by a member of the Ultimate Diving ground team and transfered to the Marsa Shagra Resort.

Here you can enjoy 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.

At Marsa Shagra, Hossam has endeavoured to promote sustainable tourism along with eco diving and his educational diving programmes are a continuation of his desire to ensure the long term future of this area.

Time to get some essential learning elements underway.

On day 1 and day 2 you will be required to go through the Knowledge Development to understand basic principles of scuba diving. Once the class room work is done you will have your first underwater breaths in the pool to learn basic scuba skills.

Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore.

This is where the fun really begins! You will do 4 open water dives and for the first time be taken to the ocean to practice all the skills you learnt during the pool sessions.

Time to get a little more practice under your belt.

Today you will get to go to the ocean and practice your skills whilst exploring the underwater beauty the Southern Red Sea has to offer.

Marsa Shagra is a bustling seaside village and definitely the most well-known of our Marsa Alam destinations. It is our gateway to the south boasting one of the most beautiful house reefs in the Red Sea region.

The Ideal day to further explore the beautiful landscapes Marsa Alam has to offer.

If you have not done yet, take the opportunity to do a land tour, in addition to the ocean, Marsa Alam’s Town offers tourist a beautiful insight to the local way of life.

Situated near the tropic of Cancer, it has a truly tropical feeling, with palm trees and long beaches and barrier coral reefs. The awesome Wadi el Gemal National Park is in its outskirts, with 100km of pure Red Sea beach bliss and desert landscapes.

Time to say goodbye to Egypt and start the return journey.

Having pocketed a new qualification get ready to come home and talk to your friends about the new skills you have just gained.

The flights to Gatwick depart around 16:00 and take around 5 hours. The flights from Birmingham depart Marsa Alam a little later in the evening, around 20:45 and take around 6 hours.

Available Experiences

Marcelina

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

Sunrise Marina Resort & Emperor Divers in Marsa Alam

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.

Sunrise Marina Resort & Emperor Divers in Marsa Alam

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What Our Customers Have To Say

Reviews from our Clients, Journalists, Photo Pro's and our own Experts

Our reviews and blogs are an additional guide to evaluate of the holiday is exactley what you are looking for or not. Some love an Eco-Resort, some love air-con and a flat screen TV, we aim to ensure you get what you are looking for, at great value for money.

Enquire to find out more and personalise one of our selected itineraires, many of our itineraires are based on regular trips we offer our clients and give a good overview of what we can offer alongside our personalisation service. Speak to an expert to creat your perfect holiday including diving, experiences and stop-overs.

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