Balena Wreck


port, place of departure:                              Hurghada,

depth above the wreck:                               no information,

depth at the bottom:                                   9 m,

level of diver training:                                  beginner,

diving type:                                                wreck,

diving period:                                             whole year,

visibility max:                                            10 - 30 m,

water temperature:                                    15 - 35 °C,

available from:                                           boat,

currents:                                                   none,

warnings:                                                  none.

Wreck description:

To the diving site it is possible to get by boat. Average depth is 8 m. There is a wreck of the Norwegian transport ship, which sank on April 12, 2001. The ship was built in 1952, had a length of 41 m and width of 7 m. The shipwreck lies on a rather small depth in very good condition, and its exploring from the inside is very simple and pleasant. An additional attraction of this place is very rich marine flora and fauna. While dive you can find a lot of species of colorful fish, which have found sheltering inside the wreck. This is a perfect place for every level of training, due to small depths.

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