Things to Do in Hurghada
There is plenty to do in Hurghada ranging from day trips to watersports.
Hurghada's location on the side of the Red Sea makes the area ideal for exploring.
Hughada Diving is also popular as many people look forward to exploring the underwater marine life.
As the area develops for tourism, more excursions will become available for visitors.
In the meantime, take advantage of the relaxing atmosphere and stunning scenery and spend time exploring Hurghada and the area around this fascinating city
Hurghada Day Trips
Hurghada is the perfect base for day trips to other parts of Egypt.
Doing this gives you the perfect opportunity to enjoy sea and sand, whilst enjoying some day trips at the same time. Why not look at our Cairo day trip from Hurghada which gives the once in a lifetime opportunity to see the pyraminds.
Luxor is also a fascinating place and the Luxor day trip from Hurghada proves popular with many people wanting to see the famous sights including the Valley of the Kings.
Hurghada is famous for diving and it is no surprise really when you consider that this popular holiday resort is on the edge of the Red Sea.
Fantastic underwater marine life will appeal to even the first time diver and it's no surprise that many people return year after year to enjoy Hurghada diving.
In addition to diving, a wide range of watersports can be found in Hurghada to allow holidaymakers to take advantage of the crystal clear waters of the Red Sea.
Choose from sailing, fishing and windsurfing. For the more adventurous, various water activities are also on offer including banana rides, pedal boats and canoeing.
If you fancy a change from the water, there is plenty to do in Hurghada on land. Choose from stunning golf courses, desert excursions including camel rides and 4x4 safaris.
Many people who visit Hurghada head towards the old part of Hurghada town called El Dahar.
This has a traditional Egyptian bazaar packed full with a wide range of shops to appeal to the vistor.
Many of them sell similar products targetted to the tourist and bartering is to be expected. A good opportunity to get some real bargains from your time in Hurghada, Egypt.
Hurghada Eating and Drinking
You can find pretty much any cuisine in Hurghada with a wide range of restaurants available in hotels and throughout the rest of the resort.
For authetic Egyptian offerings, head to downtown El Dahar.
This area of Hurghada does also offer the more recognisable brands of KFC and McDonalds.
Hurghada is developing as a resort with plenty to do once the sun sets.
Whilst some of the hotels can be quiet...the resort itself boasts a lively nightlife with a wide choice of nightclubs, discos and pubs.
Choose from a wide range of entertainment including beach BBQs, foam parties and more traditional Egyptian entertainment.