Fury Shoals Liveaboard Diving

Red Sea Aggressor

Red Sea Aggressor

from US$ 174 / day
9.0 "Superb"

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The M/V Red Sea Aggressor is a 36.5m world class liveaboard yacht scheduling year round seven and ten day Egyptian diving cruises. Aboard Red Sea Aggressor, divers will swim among hammerheads, dolphins and abundant reef fish.

    Red Sea Aggressor
    Emperor Asmaa

    Emperor Asmaa

    from US$ 115 / day
    8.8 "Fabulous"

    EgyptUS$1,020 from

    • Free Nitrox
    • Free WiFi

    Dive the crystal waters of the Red Sea while aboard the 30m custom built MY Emperor Asmaa. This luxury liveaboard accommodates up to 20 guests and was completely refurbished in January 2015.

      Emperor Asmaa
      Emperor Elite

      Emperor Elite

      from US$ 115 / day
      9.2 "Superb"

      EgyptUS$1,193 from

      • Free Nitrox
      • Free WiFi

      The custom built 38m Emperor Elite offers year-round diving to Egypt’s best dive sites. All 12 deluxe cabins feature individual climate control and en-suite facilities, delivering the best experience.

      Emperor Elite

      Deep South in the Egyptian Red Sea lies Fury Shoals, a chain of 20 or so reefs around 30km long. Known as some of the best diving in the Red Sea with some of the most pristine reefs, the Fury Shoals offer something for all levels of diver. Lagoons, drop offs, wrecks and stunning reefs will keep even the most seasoned of divers happy.

      Fury Shoals Underwater

      Divers will enjoy unspoiled diving and beautiful reefs. With huge hard coral formations, massive table corals and colourful soft corals, marine life is plentiful. Anemones, Napoleon Wrasse, Octopus, White Tip Reef Sharks, Barracudas, Giant Trevallies, Tuna and Dolphins are common.

      Dive Sites of Fury Shoals

      On the southern tip of the Fury Shoals is Sha'ab Caudia or Sha'ab Claude, a small reef alive with corals and life and amazing swim-throughs. With a maximum depth of around 25m, conditions are usually quite good her and make for easy diving.

      Abu Galawa Soraya is a doughnut shaped reef with an amazing coral garden located in the middle. This is a great place to go critter hunting looking for Nudibranchs, Shrimp, Scorpionfish and Octopus. Once you venture outside of the coral garden keep and eye out for larger marine life like turtles and white tip reef sharks.

      Sha'ab Sataya is located at the very south of the Fury Shoals reef system, and famous for the large pod of spinner dolphins that hangs out in the natural lagoon. Aside from lagoon are some great dives with amazing drop-offs and the chance to spot

      North-east of Fury Shoals is Shaab Maksour, a reef around 1 and half km long, surrounded by steep walls, it is similar to Elphinstone Reef and sightings of turtles, rays and sharks are known on the the north and south plateaus.

      A small Chinese tug boat is located at Abu Galawa Kebir, which makes a great dive as it is a combination of reef and wreck. Start on the outer edge of the reef and keep an eye out for turtles, rays and octopus, before ending up around the coral encrusted wreck to hunt for macro life. There are also some great swim-throughs at this dive site.

      Getting There

      To get to the Fury Shoals dive liveaboards will depart from either Marsa Ghalib or Hamata. Hamata, Egypt's most southerly Red Sea Resort, is located around 180km south of Marsa Alam, and Port Ghalib’s airport is the closest one to Hamata. The land transfer takes around 2½ hours, or you can get there overland from Hurghada which takes around 5 hours.

      Fury Shoal Diving Reviews

      Superb (out of 10) 10
      Average score from 7 Verified Review(s) Only people who have booked through LiveAboard.com and joined the liveaboard can write a review.
      Kim B
      Very good

      Amazing. We really enjoyed seeing dolphins.

      Diving Fury Shoal in September on the Contessa Mia
      Ian J
      Very good

      Nice caverns and coral gardens. Also enjoyed diving swimming with the dolphins

      Diving Fury Shoal in June on the Red Sea Aggressor
      Annika A

      Very nice coral formations and snorkelling with dolphins was great!

      Diving Fury Shoal in May on the Emperor Elite
      Malgorzata B

      My first time in this site. I'm impressed and would like to return.

      Diving Fury Shoal in November on the MY Seawolf Felo
      Seo M

      I have a near contact with a hammerhad.

      Diving Fury Shoal in May on the Emperor Asmaa
      Tomas S

      Longimanus and tigersharks :)

      Diving Fury Shoal in October on the Emperor Asmaa
      David W
      United Kingdom

      Fury Shoal's natural reef systems were diverse, colorful and stunning.

      Diving Fury Shoal in February on the Emperor Asmaa
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