Blue Hole

The Blue Hole in Dahab is a famous diving site located on the coast of the Red Sea in Egypt. It is a large underwater sinkhole with a depth of over 100 meters, and it is known for its crystal clear waters along with diverse and colorful marine life like reef sharks and sea turtles. The Blue Hole in Dahab is a popular destination for experienced divers, as it presents certain risks and challenges, including strong currents and the depth of the dive and unique geological features, and the variety of marine life that can be found within them.

The area around the Blue Hole is also famous for its desert landscapes and relaxed atmosphere. This Blue Hole is a type of underwater sinkhole or vertical cave that is characterized by its deep blue color and often clear water. They are typically formed by the erosion of limestone or other soluble rocks.

How to explore the Blue Hole?

  • The Blue Hole is known for its clear waters, and it is an excellent place for experienced divers to explore its unique underwater ecosystem. Some of the most popular diving spots in the Blue Hole include the Arch, the Bells, and the Canyon.
  • Snorkeling is also an option in the Blue Hole for those who are not certified divers. The shallow waters around the entrance offer a great opportunity to see a variety of marine life, including colorful fish and sea turtles.
  • The Blue Hole is also a great place to relax and enjoy the stunning desert scenery. There are several cafes and restaurants around the site, and you can enjoy simply sitting by the water and taking in the views.
  • Camel rides are a popular activity in Dahab. Take a short ride along the beach.
  • The area around the Blue Hole is known for its unique desert landscapes, and you choose to take a jeep or quad bike safari to explore the area.

  • imageDuration Required
    2 hours 30 minutes

Address of Blue Hole

Abu Galum, Qesm Saint Katrin, Dahab 46617 Egypt

Opening & Closing time of Blue Hole

  • Monday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Tuesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Wednesday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Thursday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Friday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Saturday
    Open 24 Hours
  • Sunday
    Open 24 Hours

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