Our full price list for diving, climbing, trekking and freediving – pick and mix as you like!

Please note: from 1 Nov 2022, all dive centres in Egypt are required to add 14% VAT to prices. This will be added at the counter, it’s not included in our published prices. 

PADI Courses

Desert Divers is PADI 5 Star Gold Palm Resort with more than 2500 student certifications from Open Water to Dive Master. All courses are small groups (maximum 6 people, normally just 3-4). Courses include everything you need – PADI materials and certification and, for all but Dive Master, full equipment rental if you need it.

Optional donation with every PADI course! Add 5 GBP (about 6 euro) to your course price to support PROJECT AWARE’s eco activities.

PADI Courses – Core Per Person
Bubblemaker (intro to diving for kids 8+) €35
Discover Scuba Diving (1 day intro to diving) €65
Scuba Diver (2-3 days, limited qualification) €265
Open Water   4-5 days, fully qualifying you to dive to 18m €365
Upgrade to Open Water eLearning/Touch – PADI’s excellent digital learning materials integrating video, voice, text and interactive quizzes. +€50
Open Water Referral
2 days/4 dives, for people who have completed theory & pool skills at home
Advanced Open Water
(2 days/5 dives, full qualification to 30m)
Emergency First Response (EFR)
1 day first aid, normally completed with Rescue
Rescue Diver
2-3 days, pre-requisite for Dive Master
Dive Master
4-6 weeks, 1st professional level
From €850
Go Pro Gold Pack
Open Water – Dive Master (min 60 dives)
PADI Courses – SpecialitiesAll courses include PADI materials and certification

Per Person

Enriched Air Nitrox, inc 2 nitrox dives


Deep Diver, 3 dives qualifying you to dive to 40m
(assumes 1st Deep dive done as part of AOW course)


Night Diver, 3 days/6 dives (orientation day + night)


PROJECT AWARE per day inc 2 dives


Underwater Digital Photography


Daily Diving

Daily Diving

Full Equip


3 days/6 dives

5 days/10 dives

10 days/20 dives







1 day/2 dives



Check dive as 1st dive (last dive 6 mths) +€10


Night Dive                         



Private Guide supplement,
per day, up to 3 divers (4+ no charge)



Boat Diving:
Gabr El Bint, 2 dives
Ras Mohammed or Tiran, 2 dives inc return transfers Sharm
Thistlegorm, 3 dives (2 wreck/1 RasMohammed) inc return transfers Sharm



Thistlegorm and Ras Mohammed are for Advanced Divers only & require Full Egyptian visa, meals & NP fee included. AOW certification recommended for Gabr El Bint and Tiran, but not essential.

Camel Diving Safaris

Amazing adventures you won’t find anywhere else in the world! All safari prices include meals, water & Bedouin-style accommodation (beach huts & blankets, under the stars!).

Camel Diving Safaris

Full Equip


1 day/2 dives
Gabr El Bint or Ras Abu Galoum



2 days/4 dives
Gabr El Bint or Ras Abu Galoum/A’maied



3 days/6 dives
South or Best of North



4 days/8 dives
North inc Ras Mamlah



5 days/10 dives
Full North




Freediving courses can be PADI, SSI or AIDA, depending on which instructor is available. Courses include learning materials and certification, plus equipment if you need it. Training prices excludes equipment rental.

Freediving Courses and Training
Intro Discovery ‘Try Freediving’ (1 day) €65
Beginner Freediver (2-2.5 days) €285
Advanced Freediver (3 days) €320
Master/Deep Freediver (4 days) €450
SSI Zero-to-Hero (min 3 months)
Includes: Freediver Course, Advanced Freediver, Master Freediver & cert. fees. Instructor Materials.
Excludes: EFR, EFRI, freediving equipment & instructor application fee.
Freedive Training Week (6 days)

  • with semi-private sessions
from €275


Snorkeling and Snorkeling Safaris

The Red Sea isn’t just for divers! Many coral gardens are shallow and perfect for snorkeling.

Daily Snorkeling

Per Person

Half day snorkeling


Full day snorkeling, South or Blue Hole guided


Boat – Gabr El Bint


Camel Snorkeling Safaris, Ras Abu Galoum
1 day


Rock Climbing

Climbing is the big new adventure in the Sinai, and we’re the first company working to develop this exciting sport! Sport, trad and bouldering, with routes and areas suitable for complete beginners as well as expert Mountain Leaders. Day trips include lunch, safaris are full board. Climbing guides available.

Expert climbers & climbing clubs can self-guide with our driver/camels/permissions.

Rock Climbing Courses

per person

Try Climbing (1 days)


Climb ONE, Top Rope Climber 
2 days, as daytrips or overnight


Inside Out
1 day, to help indoor climbers learn to climb outdoors


Climb TWO, Lead Climber 
2 days, as daytrips or overnight


Guided Climbing

Per person

Wadi Gnai daytrip inc lunch & equipment if needed


Wadi Gnai overnight full board


Wadi Gnai overnight Summer Hours (3pm-10:30am)


Self-guided Climbing

Per person

Wadi Gnai, for expert climbers, fully equipped:

  • per person
  • or per jeep up to 4 people

includes jeep, driver, permissions, lunch

St Catherine

please ask

Trekking and Desert Safaris

All safari prices are full board. Jeep Safaris are 4×4 Land Rover. Camel  Safaris are mainly trekking, with the camels carrying all luggage & supplies (& you when you feel like a break!). Minimum 2 people.

Desert – day trips & overnight (based on 4+ trekkers)

Per person

Wadi Gnai Hike, inc lunch


Desert Day trip: Mountains, Dune & Double Canyon, by jeep inc lunch


Desert Day trip ending with Mt Sinai sunrise & St Catherine monastery: 1.5 days inc lunch/dinner/bfast


El Guna Plateau, 2 days by Camel


St Catherine extras paid on site: 25 LE National Park entry, 35 LE library entrance,
Mt Sinai guide 250 LE shared by group.
Deep Desert Treks, 4-11 days (full board rough camping, min 3-4 trekkers)

Per person

Sinai Desert Mountains & Oasis

  • 3 day trek by camel
  • 4 days inc Mt Sinai & St Catherine
  • €200
  • €235
Bedouin Life in Serabit El Khadem,
4 days by jeep (min 4 trekkers)


Deep Desert by camel: El Guna Plateau to El Hashem Canyons:

  • 5 days
  • 6 days inc Mt Sinai & St Catherine
  • €300
  • €335
Jebel El Tih, 2 days jeep/5 days camel 


Trans Sinai, 2 days jeep/9 days by camel


St Catherine extras paid on site: 25 LE National Park entry, 35 LE library entrance,
Mt Sinai guide 250 LE shared by group.


Per person

Sharm El Sheikh – Dahab return:
1 person
2 people sharing
3-5 people sharing
6-10 people sharing


Taba border – Dahab, each way:


Cairo – each way

better bus   or fly


We work with several hotels from basic Bedouin Camp to 4-star hotel. Check the most popular options on our Accommodation page.

If you don’t see what you’re looking for, just ask! info@desert-divers.com