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Port Safaga in the region of Al Baḩr al Aḩmar with it's 32,944 habitants is a town located in Egypt - some 282 mi (or 454 km) South-East of Cairo, the country's capital.

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Local time in Port Safaga is now 01:38 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Qina, Tor, Aswan, Suez, Luxor or Soma Bay. When in this area, you might want to check out Qadd el-Barud and Port Safaga as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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10:03 min ( January 12, 2012 by kjnuk)
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Thomson Celebration "Red Sea Magic" Cruise Seascope Semi Submarine & Hurghada City Excursion


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14:01 min ( January 11, 2012 by kjnuk)
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Thomson Celebration "Red Sea Magic" Cruise Sports Auction at Horizons Bar

Return to Safaga

04:31 min ( November 12, 2008 by nilsheuman)
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Another trip to Safaga, Egypt. Once again the wind wasn't with us but as always nice warm weather


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Interesting facts about this location

Safaga

Port Safaga, also known as Safaga, is a town in Egypt, on the coast of the Red Sea, located 53 km south of Hurghada. This small port is also a tourist area that consists of several bungalows and rest houses, including the Safaga Hotel, with a capacity of 48 rooms (126 beds). Having numerous phosphate mines, it is regarded as the phosphates export center. A paved road of 164 km connects Safaga to Qena of Upper Egypt.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.73, 33.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in Egypt, Populated places in Red Sea Governorate, Tourism in Egypt, Underwater diving sites in Egypt

Soma Bay

Soma Bay is a coastal resort on the Red Sea in Egypt, 45 km south of Hurghada International Airport. The ten million m², self-contained community of Soma Bay is a peninsula surrounded on all sides by the sea. About 5 km in length and 2 km wide, the peninsula is accessed via a 7 km private road through a single controlled entry gate. Soma Bay features some of the best Red Sea diving with its house reef and a variety of nearby diving sites.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.73, 33.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated coastal places in Egypt, Populated places in Red Sea Governorate, Seaside resorts in Egypt, Tourism in Egypt, Underwater diving sites in Egypt

MV Salem Express

The Salem Express was a passenger ship that sank in the Red Sea. It is controversial due to the tragic loss of life which occurred when she sank shortly after midnight on December 17, 1991. {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:26|38|22.02|N|34|3|39.9|E|type:landmark |primary |name= }} The Salem Express was a roll on, roll off car & passenger ferry that operated between the ports of Safaga (in Egypt) and Jeddah (Saudi Arabia).

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Located at 26.73, 33.94 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Maritime incidents in 1991, Shipwrecks in the Red Sea, Wreck diving sites