SS Thistlegorm Wreck

SS Thistlegorm Wreck

SS Thistlegorm Wreck

Sharm El Sheikh

Discover the Legendary SS Thistlegorm Wreck

The SS Thistlegorm wreck, a legendary relic of World War II, lies beneath the Red Sea's azure waters, making it one of the most renowned wreck dive sites globally and a true underwater museum.

Explore the Exterior

Your SS Thistlegorm adventure begins with an exploration dive around the exterior of the wreck. As you descend, you'll encounter locomotive trains submerged beneath the waves.
The stern of the ship boasts an anti-aircraft gun that tells tales of its wartime past.

Journey Inside

On your second dive, venture inside the SS Thistlegorm to explore its hidden treasures.
Witness a fascinating array of cargo, including jeeps, motorbikes, and airplane wings, all frozen in time beneath the sea.

An Unforgettable Experience

Diving the SS Thistlegorm is an unforgettable experience that combines history, marine life, and the thrill of exploration.
It's a must-do for divers seeking adventure and a deeper connection to the past.

Travel Essentials

Please note that the free Sinai stamp you receive at the airport won't suffice for this trip.
If the SS Thistlegorm is on your bucket list, be sure to purchase a visa upon arrival at the airport. The cost for the visa is $25.

Early Bird Dive

The SS Thistlegorm dive is an early morning adventure, with the journey to the wreck taking approximately 3-4 hours.
You'll need to rise with the sun to embark on this incredible journey into history.

Ready to explore the SS Thistlegorm wreck and dive into history?
Book your adventure with us today and discover the secrets of this World War II relic beneath the Red Sea's depths.

Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience!


  • Special Briefing
  • Specialized Instructor
  • Transportation
  • Nitrox (for Nitrox certified divers)
  • 14% Sales Tax

Not Included

  • Diving Package
  • Equipment
  • Torch
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Drinks
  • $25 VISA

Terms and Conditons

  • For safety reasons, the SS Thistlegorm should only be dived by minimum Advanced (or equivalent) certified divers and only with Nitrox.
  • The trips usually take place 2-3 times a week (special boat).
  • We arrange free transportation from any hotel in Sharm el Sheikh to the diving center, to the dive sites, to the jetty and back to the hotel.
  • We offer 12ltrs Nitrox for free for suitably certified divers.
  • Can be a part of your Wreck Specialty Course