Erg mooie duik gemaakt tijdens onze Egypte reis! Veel te zien; motoren, vrachtwagen, …
2 beautiful scuba diving. 1st round the wreckage, 2nd in the wreck. light currents.
Three dives were done in and around the wreck, it was top, both in terms of underwater …
Very strong currents and visibility was not always optimal, the night dive was my most …
Repeatable, mini-cruise with Deep Divers Hurghada
2 deco dives with sidemount made. 1st 06.00 in the morning, 2nd 11.30. Visibility 1st dive …
The SS Thistlegorm is one of the most famous wrecks in Egypt. The ship sank on October 6, 1941 after a bombing by two German Heinkel HE 111 bombers. In the holds you see military gear such as jeeps, BSA motorcycles, rail wagons and two locomotives. A dive at this wreck makes the Second World War almost tangible.
Type: Steamship. Freight: War material. Weight: 9009 tons. Length: 126.50m. Width: 17.70m. Shallowest point. 16m. Deepest point: 31m. Depth: 7.45m. Engine: 3 cylinder steam engine with two cylinders. Boatyard: J. L. Thompson. Shipping company: Albyn Line.
Chance of collapsing in some areas.
- Shaab Ali, Sharm-el-Sheikh
- At charter
- 50 min.
- Suitable for
- Groups, underwater photography, wreck divers
- N.v.t. / NA
- Wreck accessible by boat
- Boat dive facilities
- Kind of dive
- Boat dive
- Limited / sterk
- 10 - 30 m.
- Average visibility
- 15 m.
- 31 m.
- Barracuda, sweeper, lionfish, mediterranean moray or roman eel, lionfish, tuna, turtle
- Other recreation