Located at the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula, Ras Mohammed National Park was the first declared marine national park in Egypt, inaugurated in 1989. It is a protected area of 830 square km between land and sea, which includes the island of Tiran as well. Discover new and interesting facts with Cairo Top Tours!
The abundance of underwater life and the wide reefs covered with corals make it one of the best places in the world for snorkeling and swimming activities. On the mainland, the national park of Ras Mohammed is home to gazelles and rich birdlife. In a shallow channel, mangrove forests grow, creating an important settling area for birds.
In the clear waters, there are over a thousand species of colorful fish, including sharks and other unique species, which make the exploration of this place an opportunity not to be missed.
You can dive into this beautiful park, but there is a limited number of boats. Given the increasing number of tourists who want to visit the park, local authorities try to prevent the area from being damaged by limiting the possibilities of daily access, so no hotels are built and the number of diving boats is limited, it is, therefore, appropriate to book your Ras Mohamed by boat from Sharm El Sheikh Tours in advance from our wide selection of Sharm el-Sheikh day tours, we also provide you with other snorkeling in Sharm El Sheikh even in Tiran Island and desert safari trips in Sinai.
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