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Most major European countries have direct flights to Marsa Alam international Airport, which is only 35 kilometers north of Marsa Shagra Village, 75 kilometers from Marsa Nakari Village and 150 kilometers from Wadi Lahami Village. A private bus will take you from the airport to the location of your choice and back. It is also possible to fly to Hurghada, or Luxor to transfer to any one of our villages.
Marsa Shagra is our northernmost village and can accommodate a maximum of 220 guests. It is our gateway to the south boasting one of the most beautiful house-reefs in the Red Sea region. Marsa Shagra’s most attractive appeal is its mix of modern luxury and natural simplicity – the best of both worlds. It is centrally located just 38km south of the Marsa Alam airport and 20km north of Marsa Alam city. This is the ideal starting point for exploration into the deep-south or vacationers looking for a mix of enjoyment and tranquility.
Marsa Nakari is our second village which can accommodate a maximum of 120 guests. Nakari is the perfect choice for people who prefer to enjoy their holiday in a personal atmosphere. It also offers a beautiful house reef with entrance via its sandy bay. Marsa Abu Dabbab and boat diving to offshore reefs like Shaab Nakari, Habili Nakari and Dolphin House are only a few of the great dive sites around Nakari Village.
Wadi Lahami is our southernmost village in one of the most pristine regions of the southern Red Sea. It can accommodate a maximum of 80 guests and you can enjoy a truly personal atmosphere due to its remoteness. A natural atmosphere combined with RIB diving to 27 different offshore reefs (Fury Shoals) makes this a divers dream holiday.
Shagra and Nakari offer unlimited diving on the house reefs plus a variety of shore and off-shore dive sites, while Wadi Lahami offers a maximum of 4 dives per day (all by RIB). Please see our diving page for full details of the diving concept in each village. All dive centers offer PADI Courses from DSD to Assistant instructor, plus we have an annual PADI IDC course in Marsa Shagra Village.
Eco-diving Village Shagra, Nakari and Wadi Lahami are full-board villages. You only pay for extras such as alcoholic drinks and shop items, or dives outside your pre-booked diving package.
Red Sea Diving Safari offers accommodations for every taste and budget.
If you have very young children (0-8 years old) we would advise you to go to Marsa Shagra Village, where our sandy shallow bay offers safe entry for children and our playground on the beach. For older children who like to play on the beach, swim or even learn to snorkel or dive, Marsa Shagra and Nakari Villages are suitable. Children aged 8 years or older can take the PADI Bubblemaker course. If you would like to spend a day at the pool, Kahramana Resort is located only 10 minutes walking from Marsa Shagra Village and has a standard pool or Aquapark ('Aquatico'), for which tickets are available at Marsa Shagra reception.
You can create whatever combination of villages or diving packages as you like (subject to availability and your diving experience). For an 8-day holiday we recommend you book maximum two locations.
You need to bring (a copy of) your passport, your diving license(s) and a recent medical statement, plus if applicable, vouchers for your diving package, diving course and transfers.
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