Abu Dabbab is one of the most famous dive sites in the Red Sea and of all of Egypt. It is one of the few places in the world where you can dive with the very rare and endangered Dugong aka the Sea Cow. In fact, there are two resident Dugongs in the Abu Dabbab bay named Dennis and Dougal. This dive site also features friendly giant Green Sea Turtles that you can swim with up close and personal. In the shallow water, it is not rare to spot the bizarre looking but completely harmless Guitar Shark. In addition to the big stuff, there are also superb macro subjects such as the Ornate Ghost Pipefish, the rare thorny seahorse and the delicate Hairy Pygmy Pipehorse! All this Exceptional and Rare marine life makes Abu Dabbab a very special spot and a must dive for anyone visiting Makadi.
pick-up from hotel in Makadi
We will pick you up from your hotel in Port Ghalib or Makadi at 07.30 am, It takes 30 minutes driving to Abo Dabab bay
Arrival to Abu Dabab
Arrival to Abu Dabab, Abo Dabab bay is a beautiful snorkeling and dive sites in the area of Makadi. It has Coral sides with Plenty of Colored fishes where you can Snorkel. the bay has a sandy beach with Seagrass with crystal clear and warm water hosts a great variety of colored fish, Green Turtles and the endangered Dugong that occasionally visits the sheltered bay to feed on the seagrass receive the Snorkeling Equipment.
Start Snorkeling program
Start Snorkeling program consists of about 1 Hour & half for the first Drop Off.
Rest at the beach
Free open Time
Lunch Time, Chaise Lounges & Umbrella at Rest Time
Return back to your hotel
Getting Ready to Return back to your hotel in Makadi
- Pick up service from your hotel in Makadi
- Transportation by air-conditioned vehicle to from your hotel in Makadi
- English speaking guide during the day trip
- Snorkeling Equipments
- Lunch meal on board the boat
- Mineral water and soft drinks
- Service charges and taxes included
- Any Extras not mentioned in the itinerary
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