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Tiran Island Cruise and Snorkeling

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    What to Expect
    Leave your Sharm el Sheikh hotel by air-conditioned vehicle, and travel to the departure pier for your full-day cruise to Tiran Island.Step aboard your comfortable boat and find a spot on the sun deck or in the shade. Then, soak up the views over the sparkling Red Sea and the Gulf of Aqaba as you sail out from shore.

    Polish your tan and keep a lookout for dolphins as you cruise to Tiran, a rugged island at the southern end of the gulf that’s blessed with spectacular coral reefs teeming with exotic fish. On arrival, cruise around the island’s shores, soak up the sun, and make several stops to snorkel and swim in the crystal seas.

    If you wish to explore underwater, make use of your own facemask and snorkel, or rent (own expense) a set of the snorkeling equipment available on board. Then, after a safety briefing, enter the translucent waters to drift around the vividly colored corals and shallow lagoons. Float by schools of reef fish such as grouper, wrasse and parrotfish, drink in the beauty of the coral gardens, and watch for rays, moray eels and turtles — all regularly spotted in the waters here. 

    Around midway through, savor a delicious onboard buffet lunch before continuing to laze on deck and swim and snorkel.

    Towards the end of the afternoon, settle back on deck and return to dock at Sharm el Sheikh. Your experience then finishes with a drop-off at the start point.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Selected Sharm el Sheikh hotels
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Duration
    7h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point at approximately 4pm
    Inclusions
    • Transportation by minivans ; pick up from hotel and drop off.
    • Profssional diver instructor to help you.
    • Life jacket if needed is available.
    • Use of snorkel equipment.
    • Lunch on board the boat.
    • All taxes, fees , handling charges.
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Towels
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Not really nice staff They wanted 30 USD to give me the pictures They refused taking the pictures by my phone They were more polite to Egyptian people
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    Response from Roving783437, Public Relations Manager at Tiran Island Cruise and Snorkeling
    Responded 2 Oct 2019
    Dear Adrian, So Sorry to hear about the incident that you faced with the cruise staff. This should never had happened and we always ensure that our staff shows nothing less than the highest respect to our valued customers. Again we apologize for this on their behalf and we will further investigate this incident.
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    The Snorkeling is wonderful, you will see almost the same things as diving. The water is very clear and rich with a variety of fish. I spend a full day on a boat , dived twice and spend the rest of the day snorkeling. It is a different world...a magical one where you will see
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    the boat was nice but very long trip for nothing,because if you go to fanar beach you can snorkle or dive there,but watch out if windy ,the tide will drift you far on the shore.At fanar beach you can enjoy amazing lunch,all fresh,and suntanning comfortably. but on the boat the
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 7h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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