Current Nawat at Egyptian ports
  • Mediterranean Sea Next Kasem Start 4 December - Duration 5 days ، Extern storms
  • Red Sea Next Almorbaaniya (El-Eklil) Start 7 December - Duration 13 day ، The beginning of the cold
Commercial Ports
Commercial Ports

Navigation

Approach Area

Vessels should approach the northern boundary of the island at sunrise, and at Safaga Port early in the morning and coral reefs will appear clearly behind them. A lighthouse, clearly viewed at the distance of 1.6 km. is built on the southern cape of Safaga Island. Ship masters should sail round the cape, and keep 925 m. away from the evidently visible coral reefs.except for all passengers vessels and tourist vessels that enter the port at any time of the day .

Pilotage

Pilotage is compulsory. Pilots board vessels at the inner edge of the entrance channel. The port provides VHF and radar controlled pilotage.

Towage

Towage Charges 275 US$ / hour for foreign vessels, and 175 L.E. / hour for Egyptian vessels, at least 3 hours.

Pilotage Crafts

Pilot Rank Number of Pilots of each Rank
SENIOR Pilot 2
SECOND Pilot 3

 

Berths

Detailed Berths Information

Berth Number Length (m.) Depth (m.) Number of Bollards
Passenger and Cargo
Berth 2 ، 3 440 10 -
Bulk
Grain 290 14 -
Aluminum Berth
Aluminum Berth 238 10 -
Total
4 Berths 968 - -

Achievements