Sha’ab Sabina

Reef between Big Giftun Island and Small Giftun Island

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27° 12' 51.65" N, 33° 57' 11.55" E
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Data & Description

Alternative names for this dive spot:
Shaab Sabina, Sha'ab Sabrina, Shaab Sabrina

Maximum depth:
12-14 meters

Current:
mostly from the north, little to very strong

Local dive center:
James & Mac

Weather:

WetterOnline
Das Wetter für
Hurghada

 

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Description dive spot:
The dive site is also often referred to as Sha'ab Sabrina and is located in the strait between Big Giftun Island and Small Giftun Island. Sha'ab Sabina is a reef tongue projecting eastward from Big Giftun into this road.
Around the dive site spreads a large and beautiful coral garden. Often you can see turtles, big puffer fish and other loners like parrotfish.
There is also the possibility for a drift dive over the coral garden.

Contributed by:
Martin Sebald

Last content update:
2007/02/27

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