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Orca Dive Club El Gouna - Abu Tig Marina

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The ORCA Dive Club in the legendary "Turtles Inn" is located directly at Abu-Tig marina, the promenade in El Gouna. It is also know for its atmospheric harbour festivals.The diving centre in El Gouna is in the favourable position to access almost 60...more
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Abu Tig Marina, El Gouna, Hurghada, Egypt
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All reviews professional team open water course up to date special thanks feel very welcome diving spots lots of fun diving experience dove ayman equipment islam dive thistlegorm qualification toby instructor
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We joined a boat for snorkelling- the other guests were here for diving. We enjoyed the trip a lot especially because we had another one with a different company

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 937evag
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

Very good monitors, new equipment, fair price, well organized, helpfull and friendly staff, excellent food on the boat *****

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

As I look out the wooly jumpers and boots back home...bbbrrrrrrrrr - I am reflecting on my brilliant experience diving with Orca ! There are 2 centres in Gouna. Pre-arrival, Fabienne the manager at the centre in the Club Paradisio hotel did a stellar job...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank fionajmuir
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Thank you for an unforgettable experience with my kids. I dove with Mustafa Housein the first day , he was so patient and has an excellent eye for wonderful sea creatures , when he said “let the sea surprise you...” it surly did...he took his...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lubna Q
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Thanks a lot to all staff. The experience was great. Very professional team. Special thanks to Ayman for introduce us in deep diving, guiding us through a new unknown frontier. We will be back soon for new adventures!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank José Félix P
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

We asked around for snorkeling and Orca was recommended to us. We joined a predominantly diving group on a full day trip and it was great, even though a bit lenghty for our lazy bums :) An hour and a half long boatride south-east of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Been on many snorkelling and diving trips but nothing compares to Orca and it’s crew. Professional and outgoing staff who paid a lot of attention to it’s passengers and environment. I highly recommend, hands down best dolphin experience I’ve ever had.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hassan_lamlum
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

A bit sceptical after reading about the dangers of diving I started with the open water course. Our instructor Caren succeed to make me feel much more comfortable by explaining everything very clear and with patience. She is great ! Also the crew on board...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank eefnotten
Reviewed 23 January 2018

I never thought I gonna say that in the end I was happy to have no wind during my kitesurfing holiday! I did an Open Water Dive Course and would like to thank Thorsten and his team a lot for the great time! Many thanks...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank photography2018
Reviewed 15 January 2018

The place to go if you're looking for a friendly and professional dive centre. Really appreciated the mix of levels from the divers, from absolute beginners doing their very first dive to technical divers using rebreathers, side-mounts all together on one boat. Everyone's well looked...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Jennifer L
15 January 2019|
Response from fionajmuir | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jennifer The boat usually departs around 9 am from the Marina and Orca will arrange a pick up free of charge from the hotel to bring you to the boat. Having taken up diving again a few years ago ( I’m in my mid 50s) I... More