Holidays to the Red Sea
If you like the idea of visiting a wonderful mixture of Arabian desert and palm-fringed, beautiful beaches, then holidays on the Red Sea are for you! Egypt's Red Sea resorts have that unbeatable combination, hot weather, superb beaches and crystal clear waters. Add to that heady mixture, an excellent range of accommodation that provide late deals and offers through to high end luxury all inclusive holidays you can see why the areas popularity continues to rise. Holidays to Egypt are only just over 5 hours flying time from major UK airports.
Red Sea Resorts - Sharm el Sheikh
Set between Mount Sinai and the Red Sea, Sharm el Sheikh is a perfect choice for a lively sunshine break. The resort began has a haven for snorkelers and scuba divers attracted by its striking blue waters and marine life, but over the years it has developed into a large thriving, popular holiday destination. Holiday makers are attracted by the climate, excellent beaches, the fantastic nightlife, dining, shopping and not to forget the amazing desert landscape. The mountains of the Sinai Peninsula are separated from the azure sea by a flat desert strip. This combination of desert and sea is a truly memorable sight. more
Red Sea Resorts - Hurghada
Located on the Red Sea, Hurghada boasts 25 miles of breathtaking coastline lined with hotels, bars, restaurants and nightclubs. Hurghada has grown from a quiet fishing village into a vibrant holiday resort renowned for its world class scuba diving and exhilarating nightlife. Much of the hotel development in Hurghada has seen the construction of numerous quality hotels and complexes filled mainly by the large and some specialist tour operators. These hotels offer a choice of board arrangements but all inclusive remains popular with many visitors. It is possible to save money and 'build your own holiday' by purchasing flight and hotel rooms separately, there are also a few cheaper guesthouses and apartments for those on a tighter budget. The resort is only 20 minutes from Hurghada international airport.
Excursions and things to do in Egypt's Red Sea Resorts...
With warm crystal clear waters and an abundance of reef fish to see there's no wonder the number attraction on the Red Sea is scuba diving and snorkeling. There are a number of professional diving schools to help you maximize your underwater enjoyment. Beach-life is great here with plenty of water sports and away from the beach you can take camel rides and explore the Sahara Desert. Further afield you can book trips to Luxor, Cairo and visit the great Pyramids this usually entails an overnight hotel.