The Canyon, Dahab

Egypt, Middle East
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Max Depth
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Snorkeling and Scuba Diving at The Canyon, Dahab

The Canyon is one of the most amazing dive sites from Egypt, it's a crack that has been formed after a earthquake that touched the Gulf of Aqaba. The entrance of the Canyon is at 18 meters and you drop down until 30 meters. It's partially a overhead environment and from there the recreational divers can go through the crack and exit at a depth of 14 meters. Qualified Technical divers have the possibility to make the dive with a technical Instructor down to 52 meters where is another exit. This dive site is 10 minutes from Dahab in direction Israel and is located in the Gulf of Aqaba. The city Dahab is located 95 km North from Sharm el Sheikh and is accessible by car or bus.
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Daniela Diving Center
Daniela Diving Center
43 Blue Hole Road
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Dive Urge
Dive Urge
El Melal Street
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Desert Divers Co. Ltd
Desert Divers Co. Ltd
Dahab Hotel, El Malel Beach Street
(near Lighthouse) PO Box 58
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Poseidon Divers
Poseidon Divers
Blue Beach Hotel
El Melal street, P.O Box 14
Dahab, South Sinai, null 46617
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Mirage Divers
Mirage Divers
Mirage Village Hotel
Light House Street
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Red Sea Tribe
Red Sea Tribe
Light House Camp
El fanar Street
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Planet Divers
Planet Divers
Hotel Planet Oasis
Po Box 51, Masbet
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Dahab-Club
Dahab-Club
Hard Rock Filling Station
Lighthouse
Dahab, null 46617
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Dahab Divers
Dahab Divers
Dahab Divers Hotel
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Nirvana
Nirvana
Nirvana Hotel El Fanar Street
Lighthouse Area
Dahab, South Sinai, null null
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Anonymous
Anonymous
Aug 5, 2011, 12:00 AM
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(no comment)
Originally posted on shorediving.com
Anonymous
Anonymous
Nov 8, 2008, 12:00 AM
scuba
(no comment)
Originally posted on shorediving.com
Sam
Sam
Oct 14, 2006, 12:00 AM
scuba
One of the best night dive spots!
Originally posted on shorediving.com
Andy
Andy
May 13, 2005, 12:00 AM
scuba
So that's a great site indeed! Tom did not tell you but he has a link with a Map of the Canyon, on his homepage you will find it under www.divewaterworld.com "under Maps of Dahab" enter the password "only4technicals" and enjoy it.
Originally posted on shorediving.com
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