Put on your sunglasses for the PADI IDC in Egypt – Sharm el Sheikh. Chris is The Course Director of PADI CDC Center Reef Oasis Dive Club. She and Wahid give an IDC here three to four times a year. Reef Oasis Dive Club is located in two beautiful all inclusive 5 star Resorts: the Reef Oasis Beach Resort and the Reef Oasis Blue Bay Resort & Spa.
The IDC in Egypt takes place in Sharm el Sheikh at the Reef Oasis Beach Resort. This resort has a beautiful sandy beach and the house reef is the dive site Temple. The Reef Oasis Blue Bay Resort is a beautiful resort that has the house reef Far Garden on its doorstep. The pools in the resorts are perfect for confined water sessions. In winter the pools are even heated. No wonder you get in the water every day during your PADI Instructor Training.
Sign Up: GoPro Registration Form and also experience a great IDC on The Beach at Reef Oasis Dive Club. The PADI exam is also often given at the location of Reef Oasis Beach Resort, so how nice is it if you already know the site. Then after the PADI Exam you will enjoy the beautiful reefs at Tiran and Ras Mohammed for the MSDT program. You have a choice of Instructor Specialties: PADI Adaptive Techniques, Deep, Digital Underwater Photography and Video, Dive Against Debris, DPV, Drysuit, Emergency Oxygen Provider, Night, EAN Nitrox, Underwater Naturalist, Underwater Navigator, RNLI Sea Survival, Self Reliant Diving, Shark Conservation, Sidemount Diving, Drift, Equipment, Fish ID, Wreck and Search and Recovery. Choose in advance or discuss your choice with Chris during your IDC.
PADI IDC in Egypt: November 26, 2022
Before the Silver or Gold IDC, you will receive a free preparation day on November 25, during which all topics will be examined. If there is time left, you can also go into the pool to practice your skills. See here for other IDC dates in Sharm el Sheikh.
Apartment or Hotel?
You can stay in the resorts of Reef Oasis, or you can book an apartment (max 4 persons) or studio (max 2 persons) or other hotel. Economical hotels include Mazar (Sharks Bay), Solymar Naáma Bay, Noria Resort, Oriental Rivoli, Na’ama Inn, Hilton Dreams, Cataract, Kanabesh, Tropicana Jasmine, X-perience Kirozeis Piece Road and Sonesta Club. Luxury hotels are: Ghazala Gardens, El Bostan, Hilton Sharks Bay, Sonesta Beach, Maritim Jolie Ville.
The prices of the apartments/studios are: 25,- euros per person per night for one or two persons, 20,- euros per person per night for three or four persons. This includes gas/light and water (with normal use) with a minimum stay of fourteen days. The apartments also have a swimming pool and sun terrace.
You can book flights through Turkish airlines or Pegasus (with transfer in Turkey). Egypt Air (transfer in Cairo) with 2x 32 kg is also possible. And more and more are flying to Sharm.