Jordan Diving Holidays
An ‘alternative’ Red Sea diving holiday
Tailor-made Jordan diving holidays
Diving holidays to Jordan offer real variety. Take Red Sea diving, good-value prices and history by the library load and you’ve got Aqaba in a nutshell. All year round warm clear waters, with the best time to visit from October to December / May and June, when sea temperatures are pleasantly warm yet the weather not too hot. From desert castles and unspoiled natural locations, to its cultural and religious sites, Jordan diving holidays allow you to explore the magnificent rock-hewn city of Petra, one of the New Seven Wonders of the World or the stunning desertscape of Wadi Rum.
Fly into Aqaba with direct flights with EasyJet or Turkish Airlines via Istanbul or Royal Jordanian via Amman.
What divers love about Jordan
What divers say about diving holidays in Jordan
“I did three dives in Rainbow Reef, Cedar Pride and Japanese garden. The water was crystal clear and the coral colourful.”
“Spoilt for choice each day as to which of the 20+ sites you will be visiting. Saw Octopus, Turtles, Eel, Nudibranch, Crocodile fish as well as your usual Red Sea reef fish.”
Jordan Dive Resorts
La Costa Hotel, Aqaba
Convenient access to all of Aqaba and relaxing oasis at the end of a day’s diving.
Combining the modern with the comfortable and achieving a subtle blend of warm hospitality and high standards of service, the hotel is located at the heart of the city just 10 km from King Hussein International airport.
24-hour reception desk, in-room dining, laundry and express services, iron and ironing board, free Wi-Fi throughout, currency exchange, Ola’s Restaurant buffet and a la carte, Shisha available on the terrace, 2 fitness centres with cardio, free weights and strength training machines, roof top pool.
Free Wi-Fi, flat screen LED television, mini fridge, in-room safe deposit box, bathroom and marble shower, hairdryer, free mineral water, coffee and tea, shampoo and body wash, satellite channels, air-conditioning controlled in-room.
Both snorkellers and divers can enjoy the uncrowded colourful reefs and most dive sites are reached directly from the shore. Known also for its wrecks, divers of all levels of ability can explore including the wreck of the Cedar Pride, the deep wall at Power Stations and Kiwi Reef, perfect for photographers. The charm of the Gulf of Aqaba is its relaxed diving with sightings of marine life galore.
You’ll want to know…
Best time to go: October to December, May and June but diving is all year round. These warm, clear waters are home to diverse marine life.
Ask our dive experts
Because we’re not a mass tourism company, you’ll get a highly personalised service. Think of us as your personal travel consultant – don’t be shy, ask us for anything and leave the rest to us.
Love sharks? Can’t get enough of wrecks? Maybe you want to experience something new. Our knowledgeable team are here to help you get the best out of your next dive holiday.
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The Dive Diaries
Insights, recommendations and dive experiences from our team
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Holly Hawkins has been with Diverse Travel for 5 years. Previously at Scuba Tours Worldwide and Maldives Scuba Tours where she developed a love of