Located on the coastal strip along the Red Sea, the city of Sharm El Sheikh is a popular tourist destination, and with so many amazing things to see and do, it’s not hard to see why it attracts so many travellers.
If extreme sports are your thing, so may considering going quad biking in the Egyptian Desert. Quad bike rides take off from Sharm El Sheikh on a regular basis and allow you and your family to explore the Sinai Desert in way that may not be possible otherwise. Whether you are a pro at quad biking, or just a beginner, there are courses for all experience levels, with many picking you up and dropping you off at one of the many central Sharm El Sheikh hotels.
However, it you are looking for something a little more relaxing to do on your holiday, you may consider leaving dry land behind, and heading out onto the water. There are many cruise options that allow you to visit islands off the coast of Sharm El Sheikh and then snorkel in the beautiful Red Sea and witness the sea life beneath the waves. If you don’t feel like getting wet you can always hop aboard one of the glass bottom boat tours, and see the wonderful wildlife from a drier perspective.
If you do feel like sneaking out of Sharm El Sheikh for a day and exploring the rest of Egypt, Cairo is very easy to visit. Sharm el Sheikh runs regular private flights and coach trips to and from Cairo, so that you can visit such top attractions as the pyramids, the Sphinx and Tutankhamun’s coffin, before returning back to the comfort of your hotel.
A total must if you visit Sharm El Sheikh has to be riding a camel. If you are looking for a typical tourist activity, then going on a camel ride is essential when visiting Egypt. Camel safaris can be booked easily, so you can ride through the Egyptian desert on a vehicle that was perfectly designed for the job. Stories of you camel safari will be great to share with friends and family when you return home, as it’s an experience that not many people have had.
Whatever you decide to do on your Sharm El Sheikh holiday, it is guaranteed that you will have an amazing time exploring your surroundings. You will be totally spoilt for choice, with the only hard part deciding what you want to do before you return home.
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