Dive Site: Shaab Abu Nugar

Access: Shore

Minimum Divers: 12

Minimum Qualification: Open water

Depth Range: 0 - 14 M

Shaab Abu Nugar


Site Position

90 minutes cruising from Hurghada; north of Big Giftun


Sea Conditions

Protecting mooring sites to escape rough and windy conditions. Fit for all levels of divers.



Depth 0-14 meters. Mind the dramatic drop-off of this mid-sized reef. The main reef rises from the seabed neighboured by chains of pinnacles and coral meadows. Coral boulders in abundance.



Aquatic Panorama

  • Table coral
  • Nudibranch
  • Cleaning wrasse
  • Sixspot grouper
  • Longspot snapper