Magawish Island

Magawish Island: Our most recommended tours and activities

Red Sea Governorate: Orange Bay Snorkeling Cruise with Lunch

1. Red Sea Governorate: Orange Bay Snorkeling Cruise with Lunch

Snorkel thorugh vibrantly colored marine life at two stunning destinations on this cruise from the Red Sea Governorate to Orange Bay and the Giftun islands. Be served a mouth-watering lunch, soft drinks, and mineral water on board. Your adventure begins when you’re picked up in the morning at your hotel and then head out for a day-long snorkeling trip to Red Sea destinations. Sail to Orange and Giftun islands, keeping an eye out for dolphins along the way. When you reach Orange Island, swim in crystal water and enjoy the white sandy beach. During the trip, you will make 2 stops for snorkeling, where you’ll see astonishing coral reefs inhabited by colorful fish. Add to your tour by adding the 20-minute massage and VR 360° snorkeling experience option or 10-minute parasailing options. Relax on the sundeck and enjoy the fresh sea breezes while cruising back to the marina and enjoy hotel drop-off after.

Hurghada: Giftun Islands & Snorkeling Boat Tour with Lunch

2. Hurghada: Giftun Islands & Snorkeling Boat Tour with Lunch

Take advantage of the marvelous weather in Hurghada with a snorkeling day out on the Red Sea. Admire colorful fish and corals at two snorkeling spots before tucking into a delicious buffet lunch on the boat. Relax on the white sandy beach, swim, and take photos at Giftun Islands National Park. After hotel pickup, transfer to the yacht marina in an air-conditioned vehicle. Board the boat and relax on board, enjoying stunning views of the Red Sea. Then, stop at the first snorkeling spot, where you can snorkel along the corals, which are millions of years old, and see hundreds of fish. Return to the boat for lunch. Sample a delicious buffet with wonderful views before getting ready for the next stop: Orange Beach at Giftun Island. On arrival at Giftun Islands National Park, relax in the crystal water at the white sandy beach for 2 hours. Take photos and swim at the island beach. Then, relax on the boat and enjoy the sunshine while being served fruit. Sail to the next snorkeling spot and explore the amazing underwater world with a variety of fish and corals. Finally, board the transfer back to your hotel.

3-Hour Sinbad Submarine Red Sea Tour from Hurghada

3. 3-Hour Sinbad Submarine Red Sea Tour from Hurghada

Go on a fantastic underwater trip on the Sinbad Submarine and discover the marine life in the Red Sea on a 3-hour trip from Hurghada. After you are picked up from your hotel, you will be transferred to the pier for boarding. The Sinbad Submarine seats 44 people and 2 pilots, and has windows specially constructed to maximize your underwater viewing.  Once you head below the water, you will have approximately 50 minutes to enjoy the views of the Red Sea at 72 feet (22 meters) below the surface. When you are done exploring the underwater ecosystem, the submarine will return you to the surface. You will then be transferred back to your hotel.

Hurghada: 2 or 4-Hours Private Speedboat Trip with Captain

4. Hurghada: 2 or 4-Hours Private Speedboat Trip with Captain

Get picked up from your hotel and brought to the speedboat. Then, gear up to jet off for 2 or 4 hours on the water. Glide out into the Red Sea from the Hurghada Marina. Enjoy the views and Egyptian sunshine as you travel out to Magawish Island and swim above brightly-colored coral. Snorkel alongside pristine, subtropical islands.  Continue to Giftun Island and the mangrove-fringed Abu Mingar, Paradise Bay, or Orange Bay islands. Feel free to stop whenever and wherever you'd like. If you're lucky, you may even see dolphins and get the chance to swim alongside them, or to watch them from afar. Sit back and relax on the ride home, taking in stunning views as you approach your starting point. Finish your tour at Hurghada's new marina.

Hurghada: Orange and Magawish Reef Snorkeling With Lunch

5. Hurghada: Orange and Magawish Reef Snorkeling With Lunch

Start with a pickup from your hotel in Hurghada and head to the marina. Once at the marina, receive your snorkeling equipment and start sailing in a luxury boat to Orange Bay island. Once you reach the island, relax on the beach or swim in the crystal-clear water. After approximately 1 hour, hop back on the yacht and enjoy a delicious lunch with fruits served onboard. Proceed to the first spot for snorkeling. Your professional snorkeling master will explain the basics for you to complete the first Spot. At the second diving location, the Magawish Reef, discover one of the most beautiful reefs in the Red Sea. Swim amongst the vibrant colors of the reef, spotting various species of marine life. See over 1000 species of fish and 150 species of coral.  After the 2 snorkeling, take some time to enjoy some water sports in the form of a banana boat ride along the coast, before returning to the marina and being dropped back at your hotel.

Hurghada: Three Island Visit by Speedboat with Hotel Pickup

6. Hurghada: Three Island Visit by Speedboat with Hotel Pickup

No vacation in Egypt is complete without discovering the beauty of the Red Sea. On this tour, glide over the Red Sea on a half-day speedboat trip from Hurghada, and snorkel alongside three perfect, subtropical islands. Get picked up from your resort and taken to the marina where you will begin your 4-hour tour. Enjoy the views and Egyptian sunshine as you travel to Magawish Island and swim above brightly-colored coral and vibrant fish. Continue to Giftun Island and the mangrove-fringed Abu Mingar, before concluding the tour back at Hurghada's new marina. After disembarking, get dropped off back at your hotel. The tour is available in the morning and during sunset — you can choose which suits you best.

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What people are saying about Magawish Island

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 4,663 reviews

Amazing experience! Honestly do not wait and book this trip! Outstanding service provided by lovely, friendly people. Smile have never left their faces! Breathing views of the Red Sea. In one trip we have done water sports, 2 stops for snorkeling and the island stop! Lunch was provided on the boat. It was very tasty and freshly cooked. Good for both adults and children! The best boat trip I have ever been on for amazing value!

The best experience of my trip. Alex our instructor, the best. I was so scared at first and he assured me that we are safe. Since then I didn't want to go back to the boat. The snorkeling the best experience. Nice lunch, great people and mostly we had a good time. I met amazing people there too.

Tolle Schnorchelstellen. Schnorcheln für Anfänger und Fortgeschrittene angeboten. Guide war jederzeit zur Stelle. Gutes und leichtes Essen. Wunderschöne Insel mit Karibikflair. Perfekt zum Entspannen. Guides sehr nett und für jeden Spaß zu haben

The diving off the boat was fantastic. Very organised and safe Snorkelling as we were put into small groups. We were very well supervised and help was at hand if needed. Crew were very friendly and helpful

Great experience. Fun activities and fun crew. Recommend!