Dive Site: El Fanadir

Access: Boat

Minimum Divers: 12

Minimum Qualification: Open water

Depth Range: 5 - 40+ M

El Fanadir


Site Position

60 minutes cruising from Hurghada ; northeast of Big Giftun


Sea Conditions

Fair weather conditions. Protected moorings in the lagoon.



Depth 0-12m meters and drop-off reaching 25 meters. There’s a long sloping wall and a shallow lagoon. The wall is punctuated with cracks and caves, housing spectacular marine life. Popular with night divers.


Aquatic Panorama

  • Sweetlips
  • Long barbel goatfish
  • Stonefish
  • Devil scorpionfish
  • Clearfin lionfish
  • Octopus
  • Cleaning stations
  • Bluepsotted rays
  • Moray eels