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Aqaba Marine Park

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Address: Aqaba 77110, Jordan
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aqaba is one of the nice city in jordan being her for 7 years i think this city is quit peaceful //way to far from danger neighboring country .i do love aqaba there are so many... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 January 2017
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Cebu City, Philippines
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Cebu City, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

aqaba is one of the nice city in jordan being her for 7 years i think this city is quit peaceful //way to far from danger neighboring country .i do love aqaba there are so many things to see and to look around ..hotel, diving, and also fishing .

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Amman, Jordan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

I go to the Marine park for diving ( one of the best diving sites at Aqaba )the place is nice but its need better serves.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The resorts at Tala Bay keep their area clean, and swimming in the Red Sea is quite pleasant, but you can see the rubbish piled up right at their edges. I did a snorkelling tour and there's a nice wreck and some decent coral and lots of fish, with excellent visibility, but when you get close to the public beaches... More 

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Very nice place for diving. Corals and other marine life intact, but: lots of bottles, cans, plastic bags etc. both on the beach (nobody seems to use the trash bins) and underwater.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

It is amazing to dive down to see the underwater tank! It is just a bit off the beach, it is very swimmable!!! You dont even need a tank to dive down there! However, everything is kind of nice except the trash is almost everywhere, so it is quite dirty! I actually can see the potential of this place, if... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

A Taxi from Aqaba city centre was $6.00JD, was a little disappointed as there was not much..if anything I could find open. However a walk along the beach & swim in the Red Sea, I was happy. Thought I had researched all info, guess I was wrong. Am sure it would of been interesting.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Aqaba Marine Park is located south of the city of Aqaba. The park is about 7 km in length, stretching from the Passenger Terminal in the North to the Police Officers’ Club in the South. The park’s terrestrial boundary lies 50 m East of the Mean High Water Mark and the marine boundary lies 350m West of the Mean... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The good points the coral reefs are just amazing and easily accessible straight from the beach , Very clear water and great visibility underwater We left our stuff tied under a brolly for hours while we snorkelled without any problem The inshore reefs were marked out with rope and buoys to keep boats out and stop damage There is a... More 

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Bucharest
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We had a smooth and relaxing weekend in Aqaba. The Marine park was ok, but not much fun you could have in there.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

The diving or snorkelling here is simply fantastic. There is very little damage or bleaching to the coral. Plentiful fish life. Lots of attractions like the Cedar Pride and Tank are easily accessible to snorkelling or beginner divers. Warning: boats are allowed in and around the park and aren't cautious around swimmers. Exercise caution and keep a look out-when swimming... More 

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