Sharm el Sheikh: Scuba Diving Activity Holiday
Palm trees, turquoise skies & majestic mountains
Sharm el Sheikh offers some of the best diving in the world and as such, it’s a massively popular destination for diving holidays. The incredible diving in Sharm el Sheikh, lively nightlife, year round sunshine and warm water means it’s an ideal destination for a short or long dive holiday at any time of the year. Many companies offer dive courses in Sharm el Sheikh for beginners and refresher courses for those who’ve dived before.
If you have time on your hands, there are plenty of opportunities to gain your Padi dive licence here. Some of the dive centres in Sharm el Sheikh are more experienced and professional than others, so shop around before committing. One of the most popular destinations in the area for diving is the Ras Mohammed National park. This is a marine reserve where you’ll find over 200 types of coral, 1,000 specials of fish, and the wreck of the SS Thistlegorm.
The best times for a dive holiday in Sharm el Sheikh are winter or summer when visibility in the Red Sea around Sharm el Sheikh is good.