Jackson Reef

The northernmost of the four reefs in the Straits of Tiran

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28° 0' 21.06" N, 34° 28' 16.92" E
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Data & Description

National park fee:
The passport is needed, you need to have it with you! Also you need to buy the "big" visa when entering Egypt.

Boat trip:
about 90 minutes from Na'ama Bay port

Local dive center:
Sinai Divers


Das Wetter für
Sharm El Sheikh


Book recommendations:

Egypt Red Sea Coast (Berlitz Pocket Guides)a

Red Sea & Sinai: Includes Sharm-El-Sheikh, the Sinai interior, Hurghada and Eastern Deserta

Coral Reef Guide Red Seaa

Dive Atlas of the World: An Illustrated Reference to the Best Sitesa

Top dive sites of the worlda

Description dive spot:
The Jackson Reef has an oval shape and is only about one kilometer from Tiran Island. Most of the time there is a decent current, which favors flora and fauna very much. Often you can meet big fish here!

Contributed by:
Martin Sebald, Alexander Schönleber

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