Ras Mohamed National Park, Sharm El-sheikh

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Address: Ras Mohamed National Park, Sharm el-Sheikh, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt

Phone: +20-693660668

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Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 24-hrs Details

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About Ras Mohamed National Park, Sharm El-sheikh

Hey! Help solve a long debate. Does the contour of the cliff at the headland of this park really look like a bearded man’s face? Enough important people thought so that the place is literally named Mohamed’s Head. 480-square kilometres and encompassing the islands of Tiran and Sanafir, the park is a stupendous natural preserve of migratory birds, coral, thousands of fish (barracudas and sharks included), turtles, and a mangrove forest among other things. Its ecosystem includes marine life, desert life and swamp life – an unusual combo. They say the coral here is among the world’s most unusual and grand, making this one of the world’s most popular diving spots

 The attractions are listed as:

  • The Eel Garden – very literally named.
  • The Main Beach-  vertical coral walls. Access is restricted to the left side of the bay.
  • The Old Quay - shallow water reef structure; water is calm but less crystal clear.
  • Marsa Bareika – truly brilliant corals.
  • Mangrove Channel - birdie-magnets; many migratory birds like Herons, Osprey. Etc.
  • Diving at Shark Reef and Yolanda Reef.
  • Check out Anemone City at Shark Reef.
  • SS Thistlegorm wreck dive.
  • Other activies include jeep safaris, horsebackriding, quad bikes, camel trekking.

Ras Mohamed National Park Information

  • Entry is Free.
  • Tour guided activities will cost you.
  • Book a diving safari to avoid the crowds.
  • Tourist must leave park at sunset.
  • The park is usually heavily crowded.

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Ras Mohamed National Park, Sharm El-sheikh Reviews

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  • Ras Mohamed has quite possibly some of the best scuba diving sites in the world, there's not a lot that you can't see here.

  • The most beautiful place in Sharm and the most relaxing experience. I cant emphasis how much i love this place. True bless!

  • Nice diving sites. In august 28C seawater temperature. Sun dreams safari.

  • This is really beautiful it's Sharm El Sheikh

  • Large but secluded nature reserve, with many things to offer - many beaches mostly for diving and snorkeling; two pristine sand beaches for (sun)bathing; a salt lake; mangroves; sheer cliffs to reach vantage points. Arrival by car, driving in allowed and recommended, small entrance fee, passport required;

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