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Very hard to get a tourist visa to Sudan, and there are few reliable vendors who can get you to... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Adam K
Tampa, Florida

this lighthouse island is a nutrient-rich reef which showcases some of the best elements of diving... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Khartoum, Sudan
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Sanganeb Reef, Port Sudan 33311, Sudan
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very hard to get a tourist visa to Sudan, and there are few reliable vendors who can get you to this UNESCO World Natural Heritage site, but if you can you will be rewarded by 99% unspoiled and natural underwater life and scenery. Why 99%...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Adam K
Reviewed 11 August 2018

this lighthouse island is a nutrient-rich reef which showcases some of the best elements of diving in the world.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

People around the world shall take this area in the view to keep and as an example which allows us to see nature in a different kind. I hope this area will be kept in this level in future also.

Date of experience: May 2017
5  Thank 877arndth
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Itsaperfect diving location. We have been there so many times. Even for snorkelling its one ofthe best. You can see all colors of fish and corals. For families also good sonce there is less deeper locations even 20-30 cms. All can enjoy

Date of experience: July 2016
6  Thank ramazankali
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We spent 36 hours on a boat trip which included spending the night moored next to this lighthouse. We visited 3 different sites for snorkelling. The coral was spectacular and the fish plentiful.

Date of experience: September 2016
5  Thank JillE771
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Sanganeb redefines what a LIVING REEF should look like. We went there last May and it was an absolute bliss! You have to take a liveaboard to get there, but it is totally worth it! Big Potato Groupers, Barracudas, Sharks, Anthias in the millions, schools...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Mohamed H
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Breathtaking , clear water , amazing reef , coral and fish to see The Light house is located on an island and you can swim and do snorkeling around as it's not deep at all . For diving you need to sail a bit by...More

Date of experience: May 2016
3  Thank Khaled-S83
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Crystal clear sea, fantastic coral gardens all around the reef. A huge pool-like shallow water area surrounded by coral reef with very calm waves and almost white sand, excellent for snorkeling. Outside of reef is a deep water - very enjoyable for scuba diving. Many...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Arpad64
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Unbelievable dive trips - I've been twice! - though it was back in 1982. The fact that you were sleeping under the stars, and as close to the natural habitat as you could get, just heightened the whole experience. Visiting dive sites first explored by...More

Date of experience: January 2015
4  Thank driansmith
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

A Gem of a spot few visit! Great viz well worth a dive or a snorkel. Nice drop off reef. View from top of light house is amazing

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank Nicholas B
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28 March 2018|
Response from scubadivesudan |
Sudan Red Sea Resort is offering these day trips.
19 March 2017|
Response from ramazankali | Reviewed this property |
As i know there is bo periodical ferry except the police boat to change the shifts in the light house. There is some boat owners even you can go for diving daily. Double 100 single 50 usd generally. The first one more... More