Liveaboard boat at the coastline of Hurghada
Data & Description
Type of vessel:
Port of registry:
April 12th/13th 2001
off the coast of Hurghada, 300 meters from the beach of Giftun Beach Resort
Local dive center:
James & Mac
Description dive spot:
The Balena is just a short distance from the beach at Giftun Beach Resort. The local diving center James & Mac offers "Late Afternoon Dives" to the Balena several times a week.
The wreck looks partly out of the water and is at most 9 meters deep. The view at the bottom is sometimes very bad, but is good at the top of the superstructure. A thoroughly rewarding conclusion to the day of diving.
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