About the area
Abu Galum is one of south Sinai’s best-kept secrets and is considered among the most picturesque protected areas in Egypt. Its spectacular granite mountains ending abruptly on a narrow coastal plain, fronted by rich coral reefs makes it a perfect snorkeling spot. Abu Gallum reserve houses 167 plant species, 44 of which are seen only in this area.
On the way to Abu Galum
As we do pickups from all hotels in Sharm el Sheikh you do not need to worry about it. Our rep will pick up between 7.00 and 7.30 am as scheduled in your invoice and we will drive by 4x4 Land Cruiser vehicle through the desert, via Wadi Mander to enjoy with the nature of the desert.
Camel ride along the shore
When we reach our destination – shore of the Gulf of Aqaba near Dahab city - we will take camels and ride them for around one hour along the shoreline of the Gulf of Aqaba till the Blue hole famous spot. During your ride the beauty of the nature and clear waters of the Red sea will astonish you.
Snorkeling and lunch time
We will stop for snorkeling or diving in the famous beautiful site called Blue hole. There you will enjoy not only with the different colors of the fishes and corals but also with the different colors of the water itself. Lunch will be offered by Bedouins at their tent on the shore.
After lunch we will drive to another beautiful place called Lagoon where we will have a great time for Snorkeling and relaxation on the beach. Free time in Dahab including shopping on the bazaar of the city before we head back for Sharm el Sheikh. Transfer to your hotel.
Snorkeling equipment can be rent at a shop we stop on the way to the jetty. Price is between 10 and 20 LE per piece.
As for Swimming with dolphins, price is the same either children or adult, 100 GBP for 30 minutes swim.
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