the Fjord – great views above and below the sea

Yesterday we took you via slideshow and video to Taba attraction Saladin Citadel and the nearby Fjord bay Today, some information on the Fjord…

15 km from Taba, the Fjord is aptly named as the bay is surrounded on three sides by mountains, resembling the fjords of Norway and Greenland. It is a magnificent surprise as you travel the road from either Taba or Nuweiba. After cruising along more typical Red Sea coastline and Sinai mountains, it appears suddenly between the mountains and takes your breath away.

There is a sheltered viewing platform, and from there you can climb (carefully, especially if it is windy) a short path to higher viewing points. While many tourists stop for just the view, the Fjord also offers great snorkeling and scuba diving.

Sherif Al-Ga’ly, diver and photographer of the excellent page
has many years experience diving and says “I adore this place, landscape is adorable and seascape is marvelous, there another “Blue Hole” underwater start from 10 meters depth underwater til 28m, inside the hole not many aquatic-life same like it is in the bigger Blue Hole Dahab, the coral garden outside the hole is great.”


About naturetravelegypt

Our company, Nature Travel, is located in Sinai. For 30 years we have been operating in this region, specializing in desert safaris by camel or jeep, and high -mountain trekking. We also offer a wide range of other services, including hotel reservations and a variety of trips all over Egypt. Our staff are experienced professionals, with multilingual abilities. One of our specializations is the Sinai desert and our staff have extensive knowledge of its flora and fauna, as well as a deep understanding of the traditional Bedouin way of life. 90% of our company personnel, including drivers, guides and cooks, are local Bedouins. They are here to guide you through the majestic Sinai desert, and to help you have an experience of a lifetime. Our transport fleet consists of land cruisers and buses, ideal for both groups and individuals. All are air-conditioned and up-to-date models, for travel in safety and comfort.
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