Scuba diving

Fri, 07/31/2009 - 14:05 -                                Flickr To immediately experience what the Red Sea has to offer, you need go no further than the end of our jetty. As soon as you enter the calm sheltered sea, you are on our own pristine well kept house reef.

Featuring a large sandy plateau with depths from three to eight meters and barely there currents, our house reef provides the perfect environment to conduct course, experience and pleasure dives for divers of all levels.

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 18:00 - DCIM\100GOPROFlickr There are 76 recognised diving sites within daily boat distance of Sharm El Sheikh. A good collection of these are to be found within a few short minutes of travel from the Four Seasons hotel. The Red Sea is recognized as one of the leading diving destinations of the world and visitors to Sinai Blues can enjoy reef systems, coral gardens, wall diving, drift diving, night diving, wreck diving or just pottering around the shallows on the local sites. Water temperatures rarely drop below 22c but rise to 30c in the hot summer months where marine life comes into its own.

Thu, 04/29/2010 - 11:17 -                                Flickr Within just five minutes from the Sinai Blues jetty there are several pretty dive sites suitable for novice and advanced divers alike. Currents are small and the sites are sheltered from wind and waves. Looking from the sea, we are located a few hundred meters from White Knights dive site. The best sites nearest to us are Ras Bob, Ras Nasrani and a little further along is Ras Gamilla, (translated from Arabic means beautiful head), which offers stunning diving with plenty to see in gentle conditions.

Tue, 12/14/2004 - 14:07 -                                Flickr The first of the four reefs in the Straits of Tiran can be reached within a swift 10 minute speedboat ride from the Sinai Blues jetty. Each reef bears the name of a cartographer who mapped the area in the 19th century. In order of appearance from the sea, they are called; Gordon, Thomas, Woodhouse and Jackson reefs. The narrowest strait is the Grafton Passage which is the strip of water between the reefs and Tiran Island itself. It is well indicated on the charts and has lighthouses marking its position. The wider side of the straits lies between the Sinai Coast opposite the town of Nabq and is called the Enterprise Passage. These four reefs are famous for their diversity of marine life and coral formations. Their close proximity to our resort and ease of access with our fast RIBs make them a favourite with our guests.

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 21:58 - Jack Shoals Ras MohamedFlickr The words ‘Ras Mohammed National Park’ have an iconic appeal about them that collectively describe Sharm El Sheikh’s biggest attraction. The Park has become a ‘must see’ on the itinerary of most visitors and few will leave the region of Sharm without finding out what it has to offer. Unlike other national parks, Ras Mohammed has two major draws; the setting above and below the waterline. Each is equally spectacular in scenery and each pulls in thousands of visitors every week.

Fri, 11/14/2008 - 11:47 - Shipwrecks 2Flickr The Red Sea is steeped in maritime history, from ancient times to the Second World War and the latter parts of the 20th Century, many great shipwrecks floundered near to Sharm El Sheikh.

Close to home, in the Straits of Tiran we have the wrecks Kormoran, (formerly known as Zingara), and Million Hope. Both within a 20min speedboat ride from the from the resort, but strictly only when the sea conditions allow us.

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Photography Services - You and your camera

Sinai Blues has a long history of photographic expertise with a resident in-house photographer. We also run photography courses allowing you to get the most out of your camera and enabling you to capture the Red Sea in all its glory. For many of our guests, diving with us is their first ever experience of scuba diving so why not capture all on photo. With out resident photographer and the fantastic back drop of the Red Sea, it is a perfect combintation to create those ever lasting memories of your first dip under the water with. With modern digital technology today, there are a number of uses for the photos either you take or you have taken of you! Perfect for personalised gifts!