Sharm el-Sheikh Safaris & wildlife activities

Our most recommended Sharm el-Sheikh Safaris & wildlife activities

Sharm El Sheikh: Colored Canyon, Blue Hole, & Dahab Day Trip

1. Sharm El Sheikh: Colored Canyon, Blue Hole, & Dahab Day Trip

Visit two wonders of the Sinai Peninsula in one day on a jeep tour to the Colored Canyon and the Blue Hole dive site. Encounter astounding rock formations and coral reefs, ride a camel and enjoy a buffet lunch in the Abu Galum Reserve, and explore the coastal town of Dahab. After pickup, travel by jeep to the famous Colored Canyon. Explore a vibrant labyrinth of sandstone cliffs in shades of yellow, purple, red, and gold as you walk through the 800-meter gorge. Continue to the Abu Galum Reserve. Here you’ll have time to snorkel at the Blue Hole, a world-famous dive site where you can explore the Red Sea’s rich underwater ecosystem. Later, sit down for a buffet lunch on the shore of the Gulf of Aqaba and ride a camel along the waterfront. Before drop-off in Sharm El Sheikh, visit the coastal town of Dahab, where you can explore the lively bazaar and shop for silverware, perfumes, and clothes.

Ras Muhammad National Park: Snorkeling with Optional Dive

2. Ras Muhammad National Park: Snorkeling with Optional Dive

Embark on a full-day trip to Ras Muhammad National Park and go snorkeling in the underwater marine world of White Island. After pickup from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh starting at 8:00 AM, you’ll be transferred to the port where you’ll take a yacht cruise to Ras Muhammad National Park. Then, the day is yours to discover the colorful plant and marine life surrounding Ras Muhammad. The tour includes 2 stops for snorkeling to see coral reefs, various types of fish, and other underwater inhabitants. You’ll be amazed at the clarity of the water along the coast of the National Park. After the first stop, you’ll be served a delicious lunch on board.  Afterward, you'll make the 25-kilometer journey to the stunning White Island, where you'll enjoy another snorkeling stop. After all the stops are completed and everyone is satisfied with their day, you’ll be dropped off at your hotel at around 5:00 PM.

Sharm el-Sheikh: Ras Mohammed Park and Magic Lake Day Tour

3. Sharm el-Sheikh: Ras Mohammed Park and Magic Lake Day Tour

Discover the beauty of Ras Mohammed National Park on a day tour from Sharm el-Sheikh. Snorkel in the beautiful Magic Lake, drive through a lush Mangrove forest, and see an ancient earthquake crack. Begin your adventure with a hotel pickup in Sharm el-Sheikh and enjoy a 30-minute drive to Ras Mohamed National Park. After entering the park, stop at the Allah Gate, the original gateway to the park. Next, head to the Suez Gulf for a swimming and snorkeling break and immerse yourself in the fascinating underwater world filled with colorful fish and coral reefs. Continue your adventure through Mangrove trees sprouting from the Red Sea's salinity-rich water. Stop at Magic Lake for a swim. Enjoy the panoramic views of the sky, mountains, and sand. Return to your van and continue to Aqaba Gulf, passing by a massive earthquake crack from thousands of years ago. Climb a cliff for a panoramic view of the park and snap a perfect photo before returning to your hotel.

Sharm El Sheikh: Private Speedboat Afternoon Snorkeling Tour

4. Sharm El Sheikh: Private Speedboat Afternoon Snorkeling Tour

Snorkel the Red Sea with a little luxury on a private speedboat trip with limousine transfers from Sharm El Sheikh. Dive into 2 different reef sites to find an abundance of marine life just belong the surface during an afternoon on the Red Sea. Your afternoon tour begins with pickup from your Sharm El Sheikh hotel. Travel in air-conditioned luxury car to meet your host at the marina. On boarding your private speedboat, the captain will run you through the schedule and give you a safety briefing. There are many excellent snorkeling spots off the coast of Sharm El Sheikh, and your captain will select the destination based on conditions on the day. The Red Sea is famous for the remarkable visibility in its crystal-clear waters, and calm sea conditions. Enjoy the adrenaline rush as you speed along the coast with fantastic views back to Sharm El Sheikh. Arriving at your first stop, get your snorkel gear on and jump into the warm waters of the Red Sea. The Red Sea is not only known for its excellent visibility and warm waters, but also its amazing diversity of marine life. You will see many different species of colorful tropical fish, pristine coral reefs, and if lucky, some larger local residents such as turtles, dolphins and reef sharks. You will have 2 stops for snorkeling at the best coral reefs on the coast of Sharm El Sheikh. No matter which sites you visit, you are sure to have a memorable Red Sea experience. After your second snorkeling stop you can sit back and relax as your captain speeds you back to the marina. Your ride will be waiting, ready to return you to your hotel after a great afternoon of sun, snorkeling and speedboating.

From Sharm-El-Sheikh: Ras Mohamed National Park Diving Trip

5. From Sharm-El-Sheikh: Ras Mohamed National Park Diving Trip

At 8 AM, depart from your hotel in Sharm-El-Sheikh and travel by bus to the port. Embark on a yacht cruise towards Ras Mohammed National Park which is located only 25 km away at the border between the Akaba and Suez bays. The White Island is 28 km away from Sharm el-Sheikh. The boat trip lasts almost all day and is divided into 3, 45-minute diving or snorkeling stops, at each of which participants will have the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the coral reefs, bright colorful fish, and many other marine inhabitants of the Red Sea. All 3 stops will pass along the coast of Ras Mohammed. You will have the chance to make 1 or 2 dives at these stops depending on your experience level. The 3rd stop will be for snorkeling only. After the second stop, enjoy a lunch of chicken and meat shish kebabs served on board. Return to your hotel at around 5 PM.

From Sharm El-Sheikh: Ras Mohammed Snorkeling Trip

6. From Sharm El-Sheikh: Ras Mohammed Snorkeling Trip

Be collected at your accommodation in Sharm by a modern air-conditioned mini-bus. Take a short drive to the Ras Mohammed National Park. Your guide will tell you about what you're likely to see on the way there. Have the opportunity to go snorkeling in Egypt's most beautiful reef. Marvel at a remarkably colorful underwater world. Mangroves are the only trees that grow in saltwater. In the Ras Mohammed National Park, you can find these unique trees that are actually native to Central Africa. Discover the Magic Lake, a large deep lake suitable for swimming. The Bedouin gave his name to the magic lake and you will learn fantastic stories about him. After your snorkeling experience at the Ras Mohammed National Park, be returned to your accommodation in time for lunch.

Sharm-el-Sheikh: ATV, Ras Mohammed with Lunch & Dive Option

7. Sharm-el-Sheikh: ATV, Ras Mohammed with Lunch & Dive Option

Head out to the desert outside of Sharm-el-Sheikh for some quad biking, sandboarding, and a visit to a Bedouin village. Go snorkeling in Ras Mohammed National park before digging into a seafood lunch. Get picked up at your hotel and drive out to the desert. Start your tour with a briefing and learn how to drive a quad bike before going on a 35-minute ride through the dunes. Take memorable photos and enjoy views of the desert landscape. Then, go to a Bedouin tent and learn about their lifestyle. Taste some traditional tea and ride a camel. Try Sandboarding on the dunes. After that, head to Ras Mohammed National Park. Pass through the massive Gates of Allah and go for a swim in the crystal clear water of Magic Lake. Admire the scenery and the mangrove trees, the only trees that grow in salt water. Later, explore a huge crack that was formed by an earthquake thousands of years ago. Stop for a delicious seafood lunch in a picturesque setting. After you eat, go snorkeling or diving and discover an underwater world filled with colorful coral and a variety of fish.

Sharm el-Sheikh: Red Sea Panoramic Submarine Adventure

8. Sharm el-Sheikh: Red Sea Panoramic Submarine Adventure

Discover the breathtaking underwater world of the Red Sea from a comfortable submarine. Spot colorful fish from any of the 18 underwater windows as you cruise through the clear waters of the Red Sea. Enjoy a comfortable pickup from your hotel in Sharm el-Sheikh and drive to the coast. Board the submarine and dive into the water. As you cruise, see fascinating views of the coral reefs and colorful fish from over 18 windows. Sit back and relax in your seat as you venture to the depths of the sea before returning to your hotel.

Tiran Island: Full-day Snorkeling, Diving Boat Trip

9. Tiran Island: Full-day Snorkeling, Diving Boat Trip

After pickup from your hotel in Sharm, head off on an adventure to experience the vibrant marine ecosystem of the Red Sea. Upon arrival at the dive center, the dive guides will give you a briefing on the dive sites and the day’s itinerary.  The trip consists of two dives of 30-45 minutes each. You’ll move through the crystal clear waters, experiencing the remarkable biodiversity surrounding Tiran Island.  There are many beautiful coral reefs close to the shore as well as an impressive shipwreck to be seen. The island is located within Ras Muhammad National Park, which offers some of the best marine life in Egypt.  In between your dives, enjoy a buffet lunch with soft drinks, coffee, and tea. After your day at sea, you’ll head back to the dock to be transferred back to your hotel.  With options to select between 1 to 2 days of diving, or 1 day of snorkeling, this activity is suitable for everyone.

Sharm El-Sheikh: Tiran Island Boat Tour

10. Sharm El-Sheikh: Tiran Island Boat Tour

It's time to travel around the must-see Tiran Island on a day cruise! You will be picked up from your hotel/hostel's lobby to start your relaxing day aboard. Getting on the boat, you will have your own personal guide and crew there to help you get the most out of your day and ensure you have an enjoyable and memorable experience. You will be stopping for swimming and snorkeling around the fantastic reefs of Tiran Island. Lie back and relax and take in the beautiful scenery or splash into the Red Sea and explore the beauty of the coral reefs. You will also get the chance to enjoy lunch and soft drinks in this peaceful mood and beautiful scenery.. what more could you need?! After this soothing day, you will get dropped off at your hotel/hostel.

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What people are saying about Sharm el-Sheikh

Overall rating

4.0 / 5

based on 6 reviews

Everything was nice, also all complements goes to the guide Hasan and to the driver and the hospitality of them all in this tour. Lost for words. Exquisite. Defenitely will recomend You to the next person who will travel to Sharm el Sheik.

It was all perfect. They gave us infirmations about the places we visit and they helped us a lot. The places we went were wonderful. Its worth seeing !

Worth for money. Nice trip with good guide and amazing opportunity to discover beautiful nature. I like it really and many thanks for organizing

Had a great time, the snorkeling was tremendous, make sure you get a life vest, it makes the swim so much easier. The Arch of Allah is stunning

It was an amazing day, thanks to our guide and to our driver