Red Sea Holidays are a must for bargain holidays the serious water-sport lovers with
a fabulous coral reef for spectacular diving and snorkelling, and many
of the beachside hotels have direct access to the reef. There is so much
to do on Red Sea Holidays, from swimming with the dolphins to taking a camel ride with a
real Bedouin tribe.
We specialise in Red Sea holidays. We can offer both Tour Operators' packages, especially for a last
minute holidays as well as the tailor-made option, where we can source the cheapest
flights, and then use our extensive experience and expertise to find
the best value hotel. We consistently deliver the best of bargain holidays
on a year-round basis.
When looking for your bargain holidays we can spare you the considerable time
and effort of making price comparisons, as we have already done this,
comparing hundreds of flights and hotels
to arrive at those that offer great value last minute holidays. We can arrange resort transfers,
airport parking in the U.K. at discounted rates; and the all-important
Travel Insurance. All you have to do is pack your cases and enjoy your red sea holidays.
Time Zone: GMT+2hours
Driving side: Right Hand Side
Languages: Arabic, and English in the main areas
Religion: Muslim and Christian minority
Emergency #: 122 – Police,
123 - Ambulance
SHARM EL SHEIKH ATTRACTIONS
Colored Canyon – On your bargain holidays a worthwhile day trip to the
middle of the desert takes you to these spectacular rock formations.
thousands of years ago gorged their way through the rock leaving different
colorful layers. A full day hike for the fairly fit.
Learn To Dive – There are many dive centers in
Sharm, most Hotels run a dive center or many can be located in Naama
Bay. They teach
beginners in their own training pool. On a last minute holidays you have a choice of wreck diving,
or why not try an underwater safari taking in some of the amazing coral
St Catherine’s – Also on your Red Sea Holidays take a day trip from Sharm, the
monastery sits on the peak of Mount
Sinai, arguably the biblical place where
God spoke to Moses. It’s a climb for the fit (camels can be hired)
in the wee hours and reaching the summit for the sunrise.
Glass–bottom boats – All the Hotels will
be able to arrange this great excursion where you can have a 2 hour underwater
adventure without getting wet. Spy on the fascinating underwater activities
from the comfort of the deck.
Red Sea Aquarium – Open 9am – 11pm daily, on your red sea holidays learn
to recognize the many species located on the reefs, a super outing for the
Desert Safari – Many hotels on your last minute holidays will run an inland safari, why
not experience the desert on these guided tours. They might even take you to
a Bedouin village for a cup of sweet mint tea and flat bread for the real feel of red sea holidays
TABA HEIGHTS ATTRACTIONS
The Monastery of St Catherine - was built
in the 6th century under the Roman Emperor justinian.This is one of the
oldest christian monasteries in the world. Well preserved one will find the Christian works of art which includes the second largest
library of illuminated manuscripts after the Vatican. A very small part
of the monastery is open to the public, for a very short time in the
morning. This trip is worth your while.
Mount Sinai (or Mountains of Moses) - This is a very sacred
place for the Muslims, Jews and Christians. It overlooks the Monastery
of St Catherine. Mount Sinai is 2285 metres high and it is very easy to clib
to the top. If your daring enough go by camel caravans or up the Steps of Repentance
which has 3000 steps carved into rock monks. There is a beautiful view at sunrise
Island and Salah El Din Citadel - This is a rocky
island which is crowned by the ruins of the 12th century crusaders' fort. This
island was built to protect the pilgrims on their journey from Jerusalem to
St Catherine's Monastery, and to levy the taxes on the Arab merchants.
Hurghada – On the more popular Red Sea coast,
you will find this red sea holidays town. Miles of stunning beaches, warm azure
blue water, tons of coral and colourful aquatic life make this a sun
worshippers paradise. Sharm El Naga about 30km to the south is to be
recommended for its isolation and coral.
Sharm El Sheikh – Located at the tip of the Sinai land
mass that separates the Gulf of Aqaba and Suez. Just a short way from this
tourist Mecca is Ras Mohammed, which is amongst some of the most stunning coral reefs in the
world. The colours of the fish and coral mesmerize one here. Make the most of your Red Sea Holidays and try a day trip
from here inland to St Katherine’s Monastery atop Mount Sinai.