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Dolphin House Reef (Sha'ab Samadai)

#4 of 34 things to do in Marsa Alam Features Animals
Marsa Alam, Egypt
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Discover Red Sea: Wild Dolphin Habitat Snorkeling Trip From Marsa Alam
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Did two dives here, but did not see any dolphins. No current. One narrow fairly interesting canyon/cave, and many differently colored soft corals. An above average dive site, but nothing special. Afterwards our dive center helpfully informed us that if we had wanted to see...More

Thank Albin R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While it was great to see the Dolphins it felt like we were chasing them around in a speedboat and harassing them. They kept swimming away from us and we chased after them. Surely if they were entirely happy with the company they would not...More

Thank grant t
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful for diving and snorkling. With a little bit of patience and luck you can swimm with the dolphins :)

Thank Astrid132
Reviewed 8 July 2017

It was a lovely day and great to see the dolphins above and under the water. Pity you have to spend over 4 hours on coach this was a bit boring.But a nice relaxing boat trip for 4 hours helped to unwind.

Thank johnfromlynn
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We got up early and spent 3 hours driving and 2.5 hours on the boat. All of this to harass a few dolphins in a chaotic atmosphere, for 30 minutes or until the dolphins had a good laugh and left. Then 4.5 hours to return....More

Thank wrw3rd
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended. A great day out. Saw several pods and a chance to swim with these beautiful creatures in their natural habitat.

Thank Jan F
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Very nice trip, it was only 1hour on boat from Marsa Alam. We swamm with dolphins and then snorkling. Or you can dive.

Thank struharovamarta
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Spectacular especially when you go under water and see about 50 dolphins swimming underneath you.. this is a must see if you ever go to marsa allam..

Thank Dina B
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I was here in early April and fortunatlely in a very small dive group, so instead of a boat, we arrived very early in the morning by speed boat. The dolphins were visible, so the captain brought us close to the no boating zone and...More

Thank MattCologne
Reviewed 21 April 2017

the sea inside atoll is awesome. But unfortunately we were not too lucky to see the dolphins. We know that it's not 100% chance but anyway were a little bit dissapointed. Of course we like the trip because of pleasant sea views, nice coral atoll...More

Thank olikis
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13 March 2017|
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Response from jacyh | Reviewed this property |
Where are you staying. I have done it several times, but I stay in Marsa Nakari, and that is the shortest sea journey to the reef). Red sea diving Safari who run Nakari are amazing. They are also in Marsa Shagra. I think... More