The true paradise for divers! Off the coast of Sharm El-Sheikh is the Island of Tiran with its captivating landscapes and natural life, the best spot to go for a swim, snorkel, and dive is the Island of Tiran, discover this beautiful destination with Cairo Top Tours!
The Island of Tiran is located in the heart of the Red Sea, at the mouth of the Gulf of Aqaba, therefore it is almost equidistant from both Egypt and Saudi Arabia, despite being in all respects Egyptian territory. It is an island not particularly extensive, being about 80 square kilometers wide, and its beauty is truly exceptional.
Tiran Island offers a very rich nature with very bright tones, it is also full of sandy beaches with an exceptional white color that helps to recreate real heavenly landscapes, those that would happen to be seen on the cover of a tourist brochure.
This Egyptian island contains an immense wealth in terms of greenness and calm, and represents a real dream for diving lovers, even those who are not particularly expert in diving, in fact, in this area of Egypt can come across some truly extraordinary seabed, perhaps regarding colorful fish and many other suggestive creatures.
Those who have the opportunity to discover more deeply all the "faces" of the island can also come across some captivating surprises, such as the old wrecks of merchant ships that have now become an integral part of the landscape, as well as a "home" of fish and many other creatures. Reaching the island of Tiran is from Sharm El Sheik, in fact, numerous shore connections are made available, moreover at more than affordable prices.
Visiting the island of Tiran is a more than advisable experience, both for tourists who have no particular expectations and simply want to fully enjoy the beauty of these places and for those who love the most exotic and wild nature and perhaps want to enjoy the diving experience.
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You can enjoy snorkeling at the island during Egypt Travel Packages as well as some of Egypt Day Tours especially Sharm El Sheikh excursions: