FROM SHARM EL SHEIK:
After finishing all the historical visits, it would be time to lie back on the soft sand, put on your sun tan oil and glasses and get ready to let the Egyptian sun warm you. And just when you’re beginning to think that the sun is getting too warm, dive into the mysterious sea where you will discover hidden treasures and rare marine-life. If you’re looking for some excitement, then you can always explore the pulsating discos and cafes. In short you can never get fed up in this area with its various major destinations: Mainland Egypt and Sharm El Sheikh.
Glass Bottomed Boat Trip – One and a half hours
An exciting opportunity to see the fantastic coral reefs and deep, blue waters teeming with marine life, observed through an underwater panoramic glass bottomed boat. Enjoy the marvellous marine life in this wonderful, underwater world with no need to dive or snorkel. This is an unforgettable experience not to be missed as the Sinai waters are world famous.
Ras Mohamed – Half day tour
Ras Mohamed National Park should not be missed by anyone wishing to see the spectacular marine life of the Sinai waters. You will have the chance to watch and enjoy the different varieties of sea creatures including fish and corals. Ras Mohamed National Park is, without any doubt, one of the best snorkeling and diving sites in the world.
St. Catherine’s Monastery – Full day tour
Drive through the beautiful mountainous landscape of the Sinai to reach St. Catherine’s Monastery to visit one of the first holy sites in the world. Many treasures date back to the 4th century BC inside this beautiful complex and you will have a chance to see the site of Moses’ famous burning bush and where the Ten Commandments where revealed to him.
Colored Canyon – Full day tour
This will be an unforgettable day, visiting one of the most beautiful sights in the Sinai. This surrealistic place derives its name from the bright, multicolored stones resembling paintings on the Canyon’s steep, narrow walls. Drive on to Nuweiba for a swim with a possibility of seeing dolphins, a relaxing way to end a memorable experience.
Cairo – Full day/overnight tour
No holiday to Egypt is complete without a visit to the magnificent sights of Cairo – the Pyramids and Sphinx of Giza and the Egyptian Museum housing some of the world’s most fabulous treasures from the collection of King Tutankhamun and many ancient artefacts.
As an additional option, depending on time, Islamic or Coptic Cairo could also be visited.