Clownfish, Philippines. Photo by Stephane Rochon.

Een duikatlas door duikers voor duikers
Enjoy and contribute!



For ScubaDiving, the Red Sea is one of the best place on earth ! Most famous are Hurghada, Safaga and Sharm el Sheik.

Several cruses are very nice, such as the North wreck cruise from Hurghada, and several southern cruses such as The Brother's islands, St John's reef, Zabargad, Rocky Island.

Locatie: Northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Libya and the Gaza Strip, and the Red Sea north of Sudan, and includes the Asian Sinai Peninsula
Geografische coordinaten: 27° 0' N, 30° 0' E
Kustlijn km: 2,450 km km
Klimaat: Desert; hot, dry summers with moderate winters
Terrein: Controls Sinai Peninsula, only land bridge between Africa and remainder of Eastern Hemisphere; controls Suez Canal, a sea link between Indian Ocean and Mediterranean Sea; size, and juxtaposition to Israel, establish its major role in Middle Eastern geopolitics; dependence on upstream neighbors; dominance of Nile basin issues; prone to influxes of refugees
Hoogte: lowest point: Qattara Depression -133 m highest point: Mount Catherine 2,629 m
Natuurlijke gevaren: Periodic droughts; frequent earthquakes, flash floods, landslides; hot, driving windstorm called khamsin occurs in spring; dust storms, sandstorms
Valuta: Egyptian pound (EGP)
Populatie: 77,505,756 (July 2005 est.)
Talen: Arabic (official), English and French widely understood by educated classes
Hoofdstad: Cairo
Provincies: 26 governorates (muhafazat, singular - muhafazah); Ad Daqahliyah, Al Bahr al Ahmar, Al Buhayrah, Al Fayyum, Al Gharbiyah, Al Iskandariyah, Al Isma'iliyah, Al Jizah, Al Minufiyah, Al Minya, Al Qahirah, Al Qalyubiyah, Al Wadi al Jadid, Ash Sharqiyah, As Suways, Aswan, Asyut, Bani Suwayf, Bur Sa'id, Dumyat, Janub Sina', Kafr ash Shaykh, Matruh, Qina, Shamal Sina', Suhaj

Meer details

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Air temp.                        
Water temp.                        
Best season                        

Je wilt de aanvullende data corrigeren of complementeren? Wijzig deze pagina

Extra kaart


Wil je info toevoegen over Egypt? Laat ons weten...

Dit is een interactieve kaart! Gebruik "controls" voor pan and zoom op deze kaart.

Je favoriete zone staat niet in het overzicht? Zone toevoegen


Zones (16) Duiklocatie Sub zones
Ain Sukhna 5 0
Dahab 29 0
El Gouna & Strait of Gubal 33 0
El Quesir 21 0
Hamata & Ras Banas 32 0
Hurghada 53 0
Marsa Alam 61 0
Nuweiba 3 0
Port Ghalib 6 0
Safaga 33 0
Saint John's reef, Zabargad & Rocky Is. 28 0
Sharm el Sheikh 39 0
Strait of Tiran 17 0
Taba 9 0
The Brother Islands 5 0
Wadi El Gamal National Park 18 0

Je favoriete duiklocatie staat niet in de lijst? Voeg duiklocatie toe


Duiklocatie (1)
Kwaliteit Gem diepte Max diepte Ervaring Duik type
Elphinstone Resort House Reef - / -
12 m 30 m Alle duikers


Alle tonen (1266)...

chris avatar
Elphinstone Reef South
By chris
Mar 13, 2020
Elphinstone Reef South -
chris avatar
Marsa El Shona
By chris
Mar 13, 2020
Marsa El Shona - Aire saturé en huile (problème compresseur) et visibilité très réduite (à peine 5m). Une tortue en surface mais rien au niveau des herbiers.
chris avatar
Sha'ab Sharm
By chris
Mar 12, 2020
Sha'ab Sharm -
chris avatar
Sha'ab Claudio
By chris
Mar 12, 2020
Sha'ab Claudio Caves -
chris avatar
Sha'ab Sataya (Dolphin reef) South
By chris
Mar 12, 2020
Sataya South (Drift dive) -


Alle tonen (98)...

chris avatar
Trip: Saint John's Reef cruise
By chris
From Mar 8, 2020 to Mar 14, 2020
With Dolce Vita liveaboard from Port Gahib

Trip: Egypt Happy Dive
By thschu
From Dec 5, 2019 to Dec 11, 2019
Safari Red Sea Blue Pearl

Trip: sharm 2019
By robinherbrink1
From Sep 21, 2019 to Oct 5, 2019
duikvakantie 2019
gaziv avatar
Trip: Sinai
By gaziv
From Mar 21, 2019 to Mar 24, 2019


Trip: Mar Rojo
By jcrufe
From Oct 27, 2018 to Nov 3, 2018
Vida a bordo con Blueforce


Comment toevoegen

Alle tonen (0)...

Wees de eerste en becommentarieer dit land

Fouten, Feedback

Als je nieuwe informatie wilt toevoegen of fouten van dit land wilt herstellen, Stuur ons feedback.

Adverteer 24/24 op jouw mobiel

Google Play Application

RSS Alle RSS feeds van

Nieuwsbrief Alle nieuws per E-mail

Friends of Wannadive