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Dahab, Sinai, Egypt, Red Sea


More flights to Sharm El Sheikh

Fly to Sharm from Brussels, Munich, Zurich, Milan, Istanbul and more!   Flights have been opening since October, and Germany, Denmark, Sweden and Norway have now lifted all restrictions. Try these airlines and see you soon!

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Desert Safaris, El Gona Plateau

Desert Trek 27-30 Dec

Trek the El Guna Plateau to Ein Khudra Oasis, and finish with a daytrip to St Catherine monastery and Mt Sinai: 4 days /3 nights combines popular sites like Mt Sinai & St Catherine monastery, with time spent deeper in the desert 2 slot canyons – Double Canyon in Wadi Arada and White Canyon at […]

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Beginner Rock Climbing course, 24-25 March

Learn rock climbing with us! It’s fantastic to try rock climbing, but it’s even better to become a more self-sufficient climber.  On this 2 day course you will learn about climbing equipment, safety and technique: Rock climbing equipment and how to use it How to tie the knots used in rock climbing How to belay […]

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Beginner Freediver + Monofin training, starts 2 Jan

Kick off the New Year with freediving, 2-4 Jan: PADI Beginner Freediver course Introduction to monofin freediving PADI Beginner Freediver course 2 days, during which you will learn about: Physics and physiology of freediving Breathing and relaxation Equalisation Underwater skills and technique for freediving Introduction to the main disciplines of constant weight freediving: Free Immersion, […]

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TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2017!

For the 2nd year in a row, we’ve been awarded a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence! Thank you for all the nice reviews everyone – from the whole team at Desert Divers and Sinai Rock Climbing! If you’d like to dive, climb, trek or freedive with us – or just ask us about Dahab and the […]

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PADI diving: Open Water and Advanced OW courses starting daily

Learn PADI diving in Dahab! World class scuba diving instructors, a beautiful and friendly atmosphere, all at reasonable prices, make Dahab an ideal place to learn to scuba dive. Jump right in with the full PADI Open Water Diver course – 4 days fully qualifying you to dive to 18 meters anywhere in the world. […]

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The new PADI Freediver program is here!

Get started in freediving with PADI Freediver, Advanced Freediver and Master Freediver – 3 great freediving courses all supported by the PADI Freediver digital touch manual. Watch this space as we get all of the new course content online. Or drop us an email and we’ll send advance information: Welcome to a whole new […]

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Try rock climbing this weekend!

Rock climbing is the big new adventure in the Sinai, and we’d love to introduce you to it! Half day and full day climbing trips throughout Easter – please try to book in advance as spaces fill up fast. We’ll depart 9am and 1pm daily. Hope you can join us! / +20 100 4040181 […]

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Level 1&2 freediving courses start 23 April

Curious about freediving? Get started this weekend! Apnea Academy Level 1 course, Beginner Freediver: 24-26 April Apnea Academy Level 2 course, Advanced Freediver: 23-27 April Apnea Academy courses are widely recognised as the most thorough introduction to freediving, focusing on technique, breathing and relaxation. If you have any questions, just ask! / +20 100 […]

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PADI diving: Open Water courses start 20/28-April and more

Learn PADI diving in Dahab! World class scuba diving, a beautiful and friendly atmosphere, all at reasonable prices, make Dahab an ideal place to learn to scuba dive. Jump right in with the full PADI Open Water Diver course – 4 days fully qualifying you to dive to 18 meters anywhere in the world. Or […]

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Rare nudibranch photographed in Dahab, Red Sea

Have you ever seen a nudibranch like this? Diving Dahab or anywhere in the Red Sea? If you have, then please get in touch! Two years ago, one of our regular divers (an underwater photographer, obviously) found this small nudibranch. It was so small that she couldn’t be sure if it was in fact a […]

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Desert Divers Dahab on Sky News

Just in case you missed it, Desert Divers was on Sky News!  Watch the video here

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Dahab’s top 5 dives

Sport Diver’s Global Dive Companion asked dive centres around the world for their top five dives. These are our top 5 Dahab dives, published in volume II of the guide, plus the free download link for the full guide. Εnjoy!

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Dahab: Egypt – a new bouldering destination

‘I heard you like highballs’ said Fred from the Arch Climbing Wall. ‘You should come to Egypt, there’s loads of highballs, untouched. It’s amazing.’

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Camel Diving Safaris in Easyjet magazine

Nic Fleming discovered that, “A trip in the Red Sea near Dahab offers divers the chance to avoid the crowds, by hopping on a camel and riding to deserted beaches with pristine coral reefs.” Read the full article here, or in Easyjet Traveler magazine.

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How Green Is Your Team?

Supporting the local community and promoting eco-friendly tourism is just as important for the environment as clean-ups and coral surveys, according to the owners of a Dahab-based diving centre. BLUE meets EU sustainable grant recipient Desert Divers.

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Dahab – A Personal History

By Said Khedr (Dahab’s first Bedouin to learn to dive) Said first wrote this ‘personal history’ of Dahab when we started Desert Divers in 2002. He’s edited a few things for this version, but it’s amazing how much is the same today. Εnjoy!

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Trekking the Sinai Desert – by Magnus & Jay Mackareth

“If we’re going to Egypt then I want to ride a camel”, my wife declared one day as we were discussing plans to climb Mount Sinai. We had climbed a number of the worlds sacred mountains since 2006 and Sinai was the latest one on our list. Duly despatched to do the research I immediately […]

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Summits of Sinai

This article was published in 2010. It’s a great little reminder about how far rock climbing has come in Egypt – capturing the imagination of many young Egyptians and bringing them to Dahab and the Sinai.

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Diving and Desert Adventure in Dahab, Sinai, Red Sea

Tanis is often asked about how she came to settle in Dahab. Here’s the story, published in H2O Magazine and ‘Escape’ all the way back in 2005!

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