Travel Guide

Holiday resorts in Egypt


Aswan, the most southerly Egyptian resort city, and a popular holiday destination, has more of an African ambiance than most Egyptian cities, due to its numerous Nubian inhabitants, who bring in their... more


With an enduring Bohemian quality, golden beaches and a laid-back atmosphere, Dahab is an excellent holiday destination, particularly for backpackers and scuba divers. Dahab has both budget accommodat... more

El Gouna

The elite holiday resort of El Gouna, also known as the 'Venice of the Red Sea', is 14 miles (23km) north of Hurghada International Airport and is nestled between the mountains and the shores of the R... more


Hurghada, known locally as Ghardaga, has grown from a small fishing village to an internationally renowned holiday resort town on the Red Sea coast of Egypt, famous for its underwater life and diving ... more

Sharm el-Sheikh

A world-acclaimed dive centre and the most developed of the Red Sea resorts, Sharm el-Sheikh has many holiday activities, and plenty of luxury accommodation and restaurants available. Most Sharm el-Sh... more

Taba Heights

Surrounded by picturesque crimson mountains and azure seas lies the exotic holiday resort of Taba Heights. It is ideally situated in one the most breath-taking spots on the Sinai Peninsula and lies on... more