This tour is slightly more challenging than some we do , offering big drop-offs overgrown with huge gorgonians and colorful soft corals. On this red sea safari divers will have the opportunity to explore a variety of truly unique dive sites which are home to some very interesting and unusual reef formations.
Some reefs we go to are
Elphinstone Reef: A Red Sea legend. One of the most beautiful reefs, with north and south plateau's covered in hard and soft corals. This is a truly awesome reef. best dived early am
Fury Shoal: An immense chain of reefs creating a host of outstanding dive sites including Abu Galawa in the north to Sataya in the south. Have fun exploring caves, tunnels, coral gardens, plateaus and drop offs! Abu Galawa is located within Fury Shoal - have fun exploring the wreck of 'Tug Boat'. The reef also has good coral dives on the west side.
St. John's Reef: Exciting drop-offs overgrown with huge gorgonians and colorful soft corals, stunning coral gardens and safe anchorages for night diving. Barracudas, Tuna and Mackerel are often sighted here and on rarer occasions Manta Rays and Dolphins. Hammerheads, Grey sharks, Silvertip Sharks and White tip Reef Sharks can often be spotted out in the blue.
St. John's Reef North: Located one hour north of the main St.John's area. Have fun finding your way through tunnels and around pinnacles.
QUALIFICATION NEEDED: You must be a SSI Open Water diver/ ITDA 2 Star Diver with Deep diver cert or equivalent with a minimum of 50 logged dives to join this safari.