Sharm El Sheikh

Overview

Sharm El Sheikh is on a promontory overlooking the Straits of Tiran at the mouth of the Gulf of Aqaba. Its strategic importance led to its transformation from a fishing village into a major port and naval base for the Egyptian Navy.

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There is scope for scientific tourism due to the diversity of marine life: 250 different coral reefs and 1000 species of fish.

Previous Hurghada

Tour details

  • Tour Type Explore
  • Price Depending
  • Categories Destination
  • Capital Redsea
  • Currency EGP, USD, EUR, GBP
  • Drives on the Leftside
  • Calling code +20