Think of a day beneath the hot African sun, facing the turquoise sea, on a sandy beach, beside the coral reefs, in a country pure and divine, sipping the most exquisite drinks with your loved once! Ahh. What a sight. This is not a dreamy bubble, which will burst as you read further, it is the description of the most serene place you’d rather be at than anywhere else in the world. It is Hurghada- a 40 km stretched beach town along the coast of Red Sea in Egypt.
Hurghada, formerly just a fishing village, has transformed to the most premier tourist destination in Egypt. An ancient town in a country known for its history and preserved historical places, Hrughada is the most sought after tourist destination in Egypt. The tranquil blue waters and sandy beaches accompanied by deluxe hotels and a zestful nightlife makes it the best travel destinations for families.
If you’re seeking relaxation with your family or planning an adventure trip with your friends or just looking to lay on the beach with your spouse, Hurghada has it all. Hurghada offers spectacular Scuba diving along with other adventure sports. You can explore the beaches or the landscape of the classic Egypt. There are numerous dessert safaris that you can opt for. The ancient bazaars and mosques in Hurghada, very closely depict the vital history and culture of Egypt.
Climatic conditions: The subtropical-dessert climatic conditions of Egypt make it a year round destination. From June to September, the temperatures in the summer season vary from hot to very hot, with temperatures sometimes exceeding 35’C. Being near the coast there is a little humidity in the place. December to January, Hurghada is literally chilling. The average temperature for the months of December to January is 12’C. The months with mild temperature. November, March and April are the best months to visit the place.
Exploring the untouched Coral reefs is the major attraction of the beachside city of Hurghada. To explore the Coral Reefs there is Snorkeling and deep sea diving on the beaches of Giftun Island, Magawish Island. At the Mahmya Islands you can swim and discover some beautiful coral reefs.
The untarnished beaches and Islands of Hurghada are so pristine and relaxing that they will never disappoint you. There are about 10 beautiful Islands along the beautiful turquoise waters of the Red Sea coastline. You can often see dolphins play in the waters on these Islands. Several Islands and beaches here, are also good getaways for a day long Fishing! You can sit back with your family, and learn and do fishing, because why not!
Apart from the beaches, Hurghada has multitude of options where you can spend great time. When you are done relaxing on the beaches, you can take a tour of the desert in the desert Safari cars, quad bikes, in a jeep or for more excitement, take a Camel ride in the deserts!
What is it that makes your trip memorable? Surely, the memories do, but the souvenirs you take back to your house are the best remembrance of your vacation. You can culminate your trip to Hurghada by shopping at the premium as well as local stores there. You can shop for almost everything at the shops and boutiques in Hurghada. El Dahar is the oldest and the best place to shop. You get all sorts of traditional ware, wooden articles, traditional pieces of clothing, anything and everything in the local market here.
To all the food lovers and party animals, the luxurious hotels and chic ambience at night is a treat! There are ample of restaurants and cafes serving the authentic delicacies of the place. Sakala is a place in Hurghada where there are number of restaurants and hotels and many options to enjoy the night life there.
Egyptians speak Egyptian Arabic and it forms the national language of Egypt but the people here are also familiar with English and French. All the tradings here happen in Egyptian pound (EGP). The Visa Process is also not very tedious. A tourist Visa is required. Some nationalities can obtain Visa on arrival as well. Visa costs vary based on nationalities.
From young to old, party lover to beach enthusiast, Hurghada tourist services has a memorable holiday for each and everyone! So pack your bags, and head to Hurghada on your next vacation.