While Egypt has always been known for the colossal Great Pyramids and the peculiar Sphinx at Giza, the Red Sea area has also been a major tourist magnet. One of the most popular Red Sea destinations is the city of Sharm El Sheikh, with its pleasant and peaceful turquoise waters and all the natural marvels within it and around it.
The most popular attraction at Sharm El Sheikh is the sea itself, with all its beautiful and exotic marine wildlife that people around the world dive in to see for their own eyes. Vibrant and colorful coral reefs are scattered throughout the Red Sea floor. Schools of fish of all sorts of colors and figures swim lively in swarms, providing an unforgettable sight under the sea.
The Ras Mohamed National Park is also very close to Sharm El Sheikh and is overflowing with even more marine life to discover. With over 220 species of coral and over 1,000 species of fish and other underwater creatures, this exotic wildlife refuge is guaranteed to provide you with an experience of a lifetime.
The peaceful calm water and the stunning scenery also provide for other great water activities. Those seeking the thrill of surfing, kitesurfing, and windsurfing will have a plethora of options to feel the rush of these exciting activities. Parasailing and paragliding is also available for those who want to experience Sharm El Sheikh from above.
Kids will also love Sharm El Sheikh and the various fun activities available for them. Apart from the Red Sea itself, Sharm El Sheikh has great water parks they’ll love and enjoy.
The night is always young at Sharm El Sheikh, and the fun just never stops. With numerous clubs and bars scattered around the city, you’ll never run out of new venues for a great time.
When you need to wind down and relax after all the excitement, just lay back and enjoy the beautiful scenery from any one of the several Sunrise Resorts at Sharm El Sheikh!
Whatever it is your next vacation calls for, you can definitely find it at Sharm El Sheikh. Whether it’s adventure, excitement, family fun, or a nice calm coastal sunset, Sharm El Sheikh has it all
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There are numerous places to visit in Sharm El Sheikh. One of the most popular attractions around the area is the Ras Muhammad National Park. Ras Muhammad National Park attracts tens of thousands of visitors each year with its underwater world of extraordinary and mesmerizing water life. With colorful corals and hundreds of fish and other marine species, your guaranteed to have an unforgettable underwater adventure.
The Nabq Protected Area is another great place if you are a marine wildlife enthusiast. With its expansive area of 600 kilometers squared, and the dozens of species of plant and wildlife, the Nabq Protected Area is another wonderful testament to the area’s natural beauty.
Naama Bay is another great fun spot worth visiting in Sharm El Sheikh. If you are looking for great shops and a delicious dining experience, Naama Bay offers several bazaars and many restaurants and cafes.
The adventure-seeker in you will love the inland excursion around Sharm El Sheikh, and the Mount Sinai should be on your itinerary. With a peak that pierces the sky at 2,285 meters (7,497 feet), you’ll get a panoramic breathtaking view of the rugged landscape of southern Sinai.
Step back in time and visit Saint Catherine’s Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site located at the foot of Mount Sinai. This centuries-old Christian monastery that dates back to the sixth century is not only one of the world’s oldest running Christian monastery, but also includes the world’s oldest operating library.
SOHO Square is more than a nice spot to dine and shop, and it goes beyond being a center for cultural exhibitions. With great fine dining locations, a plethora of nightlife options, and cultural events and entertainment programs, there is always something to keep you entertained at SOHO Square.
Another great shopping and entertainment center in Sharm El Sheikh is Genena City, with a large variety of shopping, dining, and entertainment options to make your visit more exciting and fun.
For authentic and traditional souvenirs to remind you of the memorable experience you had at Sharm El Sheikh, there’s nothing like the old town and the old market. You’ll definitely find a suitable memorable gift from the old town of Sharm El Sheikh for anyone you promised back home.
Staying by the Red Sea also means biting down on tasty and delicious seafood, and there are plenty of seafood restaurants, including the highly praised Felucca Seafood Restaurant. Prefer some more familiar western flavor? You can find that at several spots throughout the city, too, and Hard Rock Café is just one of those popular spots not to be missed.
Location: Southeast Sinai, Egypt
Languages Spoken: Arabic is the official language. Many people will understand English, French, Italian, German, and/or Russia
Electricity: Local voltage is 220-240 volts AC.