Ras Umm Sid is the local dive a few kilometers from the Old Market. The reef is unforgettable for the incredible explosion of color . Between 18 mt and 30 mt is renowned for the extraordinary proliferation of gorgonians forest.

Big school of Glassfish and elegant Lionfish swims in this area and very common is the gigantesque Napoleonfish.

The dive usually ends on the massive pore corals, typical coral of the Red Sea.