Sha'ab Umm Ursk

Description One of the most northern reefs - accessible from El Gouna only with perfect weather conditions - close to the street of Gubal. Entry point at the northern drop off, going south to a plateau in around 23 meters depth. Big coral blocks with stonefish, loads of glassfish, as well as octopus can be seen here. At the drop off, sometimes white tip reef sharks and leopard sharks can be spotted.

Depth 9 m (30 feet)

Difficulty Advanced

Type Big fish , Sharks , Reef

What You Expect to Find Spanish dancers, lunar fusiliers, normal clearfin lionfish, featherstars.

Recommendation Due to medium to strong changing currents, this site is for experienced divers only.