Dahab attracts large numbers of of visitors and its worldwide known for the freediving education and Diving. Reliable weather and flat-water conditions in the Light house and the Blue hole provide the perfect condition to conduct a freediving training session or snorkeling. Dahab have three major parts. Masbat, which includes the Bedouin village Asalah and the Light house, is in the north. South of Masbat is Mashraba. In the southwest is Medina which includes the Laguna area, well known for its  windsurfing.

The Light house is where most of the recreational free diving courses are run, its has the perfect water condition with 40 to 45 meters near the shore at a swimming distance and 30 to 40 meters visibility all year long.

Freediving in the Blue hole