Turft El Shahed/Ben el Gebel
90 minutes cruising from Hurghada ; east of Big Giftun
Tucked in between Small and Big Giftun, securing shelter. All levels of diving applicable.
Depth 8-20 meters. Billed as Ben el Gebel, meaning ‘between the mountains’. Pinnacles carpeted with gorgonians and soft corals. Flat sandy bottom, randomly decorated with small coral blocks.
- Soft corals
- Steinitz shrimp goby
- Moses sole
- Feather-tailed rays
- Hawksbill turtle