Dive Site: Fanous West

Access: Shore

Minimum Divers: 12

Minimum Qualification: Open water

Depth Range: 0 - 14 M

Fanous West


Site Position

30 minutes cruising from Hurghada, northeast of Big Giftun


Sea Conditions

Protected at all times, suitable for any level of diving.



Depth 0-14 meters. Shallow reef waal flanking a flat sandy bottom. Pinnacles. Channel access to coral garden.


Aquatic Panorama

  • Mushroom coral
  • Black coral
  • Jackfish
  • Goldspotted sweetlips
  • Giant moray eel
  • Green turtle
  • Yellowmargin triggerfish
  • Dolphins