The small fishing village that became a global tourist destination
What started as a fishing village on the Red Sea is now one of the top tourist destinations in Egypt. Luxury beach resorts, year-long sunshine, stunning coral reefs, and pristine coastline make Hurghada a popular spot for beach lovers from around the world. Grab your swimsuit and head south to plunge into the blue waters and sunbathe on sandy beaches. After a day of water sports, relax with a nice meal of delicious seafood while you watch the sun sink below the horizon.
What You Need to See
Ride in the only submarine operating in the Red Sea for an unbeatable panoramic tour under the water.
Hop on a camel for a beach ride led by a Bedouin guide along the shore or take a longer trip to a nearby Bedouin village to see a different side of Hurghada.
Go dolphin watching off the coastline while enjoying a boat ride around Giftun Islands. They’re known to hang out here and love racing with boats while performing tricks!
Tackle the dunes on a quad bike, dune buggy, or jeep!
Snorkel, dive, and explore underwater caves around the Red Sea Islands.
Go swimming with the dolphins in their natural habitat at Dolphin House, a popular dive site near Hurghada.Go swimming with the dolphins in their natural habitat at Dolphin House, a popular dive site near Hurghada.
Take a boat trip to Mahmeya Island for an entire day of relaxation on the beach, delicious food, and fun activities.