Important facts about Hurghada vacations:

Hurghada is an Egyptian city on the Red Sea, about 500 kilometres from Cairo. It has a lot to offer its visitors. This small village on the Red Sea was almost unknown 20 years ago, but now both tourists and people who live there go there often. Hurghada is the capital of the Red Sea governorate and a popular place for scuba divers to visit.


On the western shores of the Red Sea, about 500 kilometres southeast of Cairo. The road is about 22 miles (36 km) long and doesn’t go very far into the desert. To the west are the governorates of Sohag and Assyut, to the east is the Red Sea, and to the north are the governorates of Ras Gareb and Safaga.

Hurghada is a great place to go on vacation, as most people agree:

  1. Take a day trip from Hurghada to Luxor to see the sights.
  2. It takes three days to get from Luxor to Aswan.
  3. From Hurghada to Cairo in one day by plane.
  4. From Hurghada, it will take you two days to get to Cairo.
  5. A cruise on the Nile from Hurghada to Luxor and Aswan takes 5 days and 3 nights.

Hurghada is perfect for sea excursions and other water activities :

  1. Snorkeling excursion to Giftun Island
  2. Snorkeling excursion to Mahmya Island
  3. Submarine excursion to Hurghada


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