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Gamul Kebir

Gamul Kebir: A Stunning Dive Site in Egypt's Red Sea

Just a 25-minute drive away from the picturesque coastal town of Safaga, Egypt lies Gamul Kebir, an enchanting dive site that attracts both beginners and experienced divers. With a maximum depth of 15 meters and slow currents, this shallow and tranquil reef is perfect for exploring the vibrant underwater world.

The reef itself is a visual spectacle, teeming with a plethora of colorful fish, and the occasional appearance of majestic eagle rays. As you mesmerizingly swim through the crystal clear waters, you'll be greeted by the surreal sight of squid gracefully floating in the blue expanse.

What sets Gamul Kebir apart is its remarkable lighting conditions, which illuminate the shallow reef with a maximum depth of 16 meters. This favorable visibility of 22 meters ensures that every captivating detail of the diverse marine life is distinctly visible.

Whether you're a beginner or an advanced diver, this dive site offers an unforgettable experience. As you explore the main reef and its lagoon, as well as the coral blocks to the north and the significant southern block, you'll be captivated by the mesmerizing beauty of the Red Sea.

With its close proximity to Safaga, Gamul Kebir is easily accessible, allowing divers to indulge in a memorable underwater adventure, even in strong winds. The absence of strong currents except for the channel further adds to the safety and tranquility of the dive.

Take the plunge into the mesmerizing depths of Gamul Kebir and discover the awe-inspiring diversity of the Red Sea.

Last updated: 8 mo. ago - Oct 3, 2023

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