Frequently Asked Questions

Is Hurghada good for diving?

Yes of course! There are more than 40 dive sites for you to explore, with clear water and vast marine life. Hurghada has warm weather all year round and unique diving packages for all your needs.

 

How much is diving in Hurghada?

The prices vary depending on the choice of package and number of days. Check out our price list for more information.

 

Where can you dive in Hurghada?

There are many diving destinations in Hurghada. Each site is exclusive and home to diverse sea life. Wreck dives, reef dives, night dives and cave dives allow you to discover a range of terrains.

 

Are there sharks in the Hurghada?

Yes of course! Shark species such as reef sharks, whale sharks, tiger sharks and hammer – head sharks can be found at some of the dive sites.

Do you offer Transfer arrangements?

We offer free transfers anywhere within Hurghada, however if you are staying outside Hurghada we charge €25 per car (Makadi, Sahl Hashish, El Gouna)

 

What do I need to bring for my diving trip?

Please bring your swimsuit, towel and diving license (if you are a professional diver.) If you are joining us for dive courses, please also bring two passport photos.

 

What do your programs include?

  • The snorkeling program includes free transfers within Hurghada, snorkeling equipment, freshly prepared lunch and hot drinks all day.

  • Discover Scuba Diving (introduction) program includes two dives; each dive is 20 mins with a maximum depth of 7 meters. This program also includes free transfers within Hurghada, diving equipment, freshly prepared lunch and hot drinks all day.

  • Diving Packages include two dives in two different dive sites each day. We provide the tank, the weight belt and the dive guide only. We also include free transfers within Hurghada, freshly prepared lunch and hot drinks all day.

  • Dive Courses

Our prices for PADI Open Water include the Manual, certificate and dive equipment. It also includes free transfers within Hurghada, diving equipment, freshly prepared lunch and hot drinks all day.

For all other courses dive equipment is not included in our price.

 

When do I pay for my diving packages?

For our diving packages we accept cash on arrival on the boat. We also accept credit card, but there is 2.5% tax added for bank fees.

Can I take days off in the middle of my diving package?

Yes, you can take a break during your package.

Do you offer diving trips every day?

Yes, we offer diving trips every day unless sea conditions are considered unsafe by the Red Sea Coastguard.

 

What are the weather conditions like in Hurghada?

In winter the average temperature of Hurghada is 26 degrees, with the water temperature reaching around 20 to 22 degrees. In summer it is considerably warmer with the temperature ranging from 32 to 45 degrees and the water temperature reaching up to 30 degrees.

 

Do you operate in winter?

Yes, we operate all year round. We provide wetsuits in all thicknesses and lengths to suit the time of year. Because the weather is very good in Hurghada it is usually comfortable to dive throughout the year.

 

What is the schedule for your daily diving trips?

7:00 – 8:45 Pick-up time from your hotel to our boat in Hurghada; Sweet Maya

(Exact pick up time will be confirmed in advance)

8:50 – 9:00 Reception on the boat.

9:00 -9:15 Departure from the harbor.

The first and second dives will be scheduled according to the travel times to the dive sites

12:00 – 12:30 Lunch will be served between the two dives.

16:30 – 17:00 Arrival back in the harbor.

Transfer back to your Hotel

Times vary depending on weather conditions and the specific dive sites we visit on the day of your trip.