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Travel Info Egypt
Time: +2 GMT (standard), +3 GMT (summer)
Currency: Egyptian pound, US dollar or Euro
Language: Arabic and English
Visa: Maximum 30 days for tourists. (Normally included in Scuba Travel packages. Please ask us for more information).
Health: If you are traveling on a liveaboard, keep in mind that you will need to take all necessary medicine with you, (ie. against sea sickness or colds).
Bifolac or similar (ask in your local pharmacy), that helps to build up a good bacteria culture in the stomach and Immodium or similar that helps with tourist diarrhea.
Headache tablets, nose spray (one that will not dry out the nasal membrane) and sea/ motion sickness tablets are all useful to have.
Pharmacies and doctors are available for customers doing shore based diving.
**Remember not to drink water from anything but an unopened bottle!
Recompression chamber: Available in Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada, El Gouna and Marsa Alam
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