South Beach, Aqaba

2.7
#4 of 10 in Parks in Al Aqabah Governorate
Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Snorkel on South Beach, a public beach and popular picnic spot for locals. A stretch of sandy shore on Aqaba’s Red Sea coast, the beach doesn’t offer many facilities, so bring your own food and drinks. Enjoy a relaxing walk on the sand, or participate in one of the numerous watersports offered, such as boating, paragliding, or jet-skiing. Like most parts of Aqaba’s coastline, it is home to a vibrant and diverse coral reef, making it a great spot for snorkeling and scuba diving. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Aqaba using our trip planner.
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  • I was surprised at the good reviews. This beach was the dirtiest I have ever seen with cigarette butts, trash, broken glass, and plastic everywhere. It needs a good clean up, but even so it’s a...  more »
  • We got a taxi down to the Japanese Garden area of South Beach yesterday. We hired two pairs of flippers from the dive shop behind the beach for 6 JD. This is a public beach but unlike the public...  more »
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