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Octopus at Shabrour Lahami, Marsa Alam dive site - Courtesy of Carina Hall

Turtle at Shabrour Lahami, Marsa Alam dive site - Courtesy of Carina Hall

Moray eel at Shabrour Lahami, Marsa Alam dive site - Courtesy of Carina Hall

Scuba Diving in Marsa Alam, the Red Sea

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Dive Site: Shabrour Lahami

Location: Marsa Alam

Description: Reef / drop off

Depth: 30 metres + (90 feet)

Visibility: 30 metres (100 feet)

Rating: ****

This reef brought the end to another great Red Sea trip. This is a site close to shore which can also be reached by day boats so the coral here is no where near a good as the other sites further out. A basic dive along the wall and I was pleased to see a hawksbill turtle. I imagine he is resident here as he was very unbothered by divers and happy just munching away on some coral. I saw lots of green/turquoise chromis in the table corals and a giant moray.

Carina Hall, PADI Divemaster

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