Hurghada was once a small fishing village and until relatively recently has remained that way, yet it has now turned into theone of the largest tourist areas in Egypt due to its clear blue seas and sandy beaches; the town centre however, has managed to retain some of its traditional charm and character.
The vibrant destination of Hurghada has something to offer for everyone, from windsurfing on the coral waters to touring the stunning Giftun Islands. A fantastic destination for sailboarders,yachtsmen, scuba divers and snorkelers, Hurghada is a popular getaway for international tourists and even Egyptians from Cairo and Upper Egypt.
Experience the sights, sounds and smells of Egypt away from the busyness of the bigger cities, soak up the sun on a private beach or go swimming in the Red Sea. There’s plenty to do in the evenings, too – from the Light and Sound show at the Karnak Temple to the local casinos, nightclubs and taverns, there’s something in Hurghada for everyone.