Sharm el-Sheikh: Ras Mohammed Park and Magic Lake Day Tour
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Sharm El Sheikh
Explore Ras Mohammed Park: Snorkel Magic Lake, traverse Mangrove forests, and witness ancient earthquake cracks on this Sharm el-Sheikh day tour.
Duration: 5 hours
Cancellation: 1 day learn more
  • Ras Mohammed National Park - This was the first national park in Egypt.

On land, the park protects a small mangrove forest at the end of the peninsula. Further inland, the landscapes include mountains, sand dunes, wadis, and coastal mud plains.

The Red Sea Reef and surrounding reef areas include both fringing and hermatypic type reefs. There are over 220 species of corals accompanied by over 1,000 species of fish, 40 species of starfish, 150 species of crustaceans, and 25 species of sea urchins.

The green turtle and the hawksbill turtle are two of the sea turtles which can be found swimming amongst the reefs fairly regularly.

What's Included
  • Snorkeling stop from shore at Coral Gardens
  • Mangrove Trees Photo Stop
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Allah Gate Photo Stop
  • Earthquake cracks visit
  • Use of Snorkeling Equipment (if option selected)
  • Magic Lake Swimming
  • Guide
  • Ras Mohamed National Park entry
Additional Information

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 pick-up 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, the head of the national park for a swimming and snorkeling break and immerse yourself in the fascinating underwater world of colorful fish and coral reefs. Continue your adventure through Mangrove trees sprouting from the Red Sea’s salinity-rich water.

Take a swim in the Magic Lake. Admire the expansive views of the sky, mountains, and sand. Return to your van and continue exhibiting Ras Mohamed National Park, 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.

Ras Mohammed National Park
Sinai Peninsula
Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

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Jun 5, 2024
Wonderful experience - Wonderful experience, I recommend everyone to try it and absolutely do snorkelling, beautiful!! Fantastica espert, raccomando a tutti di provarla e si fare assolutamente snorkeling, meraviglioso!!
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Jun 5, 2024
Amazing! - Amazing day and very Expert guide. Snorkeling was wonderful and Magic Lake was very funny. Beautifull places. Go there!!!!
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Jun 4, 2024
Great half a day excursion - Mustafá our driver was really good and patient as we were travelling with little children. The guide was very informative and attentive he explained everything. A very good experience we highly recommend it
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Jun 3, 2024
Fantastic Tour experience - We had an amazing tour. The itinerary was well-organized, and our guide was knowledgeable and friendly. Highly recommend this tour for a memorable experience!
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Jun 3, 2024
A must, if you are looking for a short and fun experience. - The views were very nice. The snorkeling is a must especially since you'll be accompanied by amazing staff. Would recommend anyone do this
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Jun 2, 2024
Everything OK - Recommended excursion, Ras mohammed by land lasts about 5 hours I recommend taking at least fins to enjoy snorkeling to the fullest
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Jun 1, 2024
Ras mohamed - Beautiful excursion, stunning coral reef; even those who don't know how to swim have the opportunity to admire it thanks to Alìbaba and his collaborators who support you throughout the experience. Recommended.
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Jun 1, 2024
Ras Mohammed, magic lake - It was a fascinating experience, the crew was professional and kind, very recommended! Abdul, our guide, was very funny and explained us everything
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Jun 1, 2024
Fantastic experience! - Fantastic experience! Abdul very kind and super helpful! He gave us tons of information in every place we stayed! First fantastic snorkeling, then incredible magical lake, the crack of the earthquake and finally the door of Allah! Highly recommended experience! A thousand thanks !
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May 30, 2024
Ali Baba - we had a good time, we first went for a swim looking at the coral reef and the magical lake, then at the mangroves and finally at the door of Allah.
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up to 10 guests
1 Adult
July 2024