Sharm El Sheikh
Sharm el-Sheikh is an area renowned for its luxury 5-star hotels and excellent service. As well as sun worshippers, Sharm is also very popular with water sports enthusiasts and in particular those interested in diving and snorkelling. The marine life in this area is stunning, and there are many rare species to see. There are many diving sites in the area.
Sharm el-Sheikh is Egypt's most developed tourist area and boasts excellent hotels with modern designs. The resort has something for everyone. Visitors on holidays in Sharm can have an elegant evening at the casino where they can sip champagne while trying their luck at the craps tables. Horse and camel riding is also very popular, as are desert safaris.
Sharm el-Sheikh also has fabulous shopping, and the Sharm el-Sheikh Mall houses many well known designer and upmarket brands such as Hugo Boss, Donna Karan and Marc Jacobs to name but a few. The mall also has some amazing restaurants catering for every culinary taste.
The Yacht Club provides a relaxed and elegant setting for a chilled out evening. Sit and relax by the bar and watch the yachts come and go from the large marina.
Sharm attracts a variety of tourists and travellers from young to old. The excellent weather also contributes to the continuing popularity of this resort area. Tours are available to visit Egypt's most popular tourist attraction - the Pyramids. These tours are widely available; however, they are very popular particularly in the height of the tourist season, so it is advisable to book early to avoid disappointment.