Egypt is the best choice for those looking to spend a relaxing beach vacation, where the tranquil geography, abundant sunlight and fine sand contributed to making Egypt one of the most incredible beaches in the world. Whether you're looking to take selfies in the sea and post them on Instagram, or enjoy unforgettable activities, you'll find what you're looking for in these wish-fulfilling destinations.
Beach Tourism in Egypt | Beaches in Egypt
Agiba Beach, Marsa Matruh
Agiba Beach is one of the most beautiful tourist beaches in Egypt that is surrounded by high cliffs. The beach is located 17 miles from Matruh, and it takes 7 hours to reach it from Cairo. The beach is characterized by beautiful sand and clean water, it is a well-known tourist place among tourists from different countries in the world. The beauty of this beach, the cliffs, and the beautiful colors are all important tourist attractions. You can take pictures there amid the charming landscape, and there are places for different activities, swimming, and diving.
Abu Gallum, Dahab
Between Dahab and Nuweiba on the east coast of South Sinai lies the Ras Abu Gallum Reserve, one of three reserves, unparalleled anywhere, due to the diversity of the environment and unique tourism activity. The head of Abu Gallum is a nature reserve overlooking the Gulf of Aqaba, in a region called Wadi Rasasa, characterized by its coral reefs and the multiplicity of marine creatures,
Soma Bay Hurghada is one of the charming nature places that combine picturesque beaches that feature wonderful blue water and exquisite coral reefs that attract many tourists from all over the world, along with recreational facilities such as diving centers, water games, and distinctive sports fields, the most famous golf courses.
Ras Banas, Marsa Alam
Ras Banas tourist area is located on the coast of the Red Sea, which is a peninsula surrounded by water from the north, south, and east. It is located south of Marsa Alam.
Sahl Hasheesh Beach, Hurghada
Sahl Hasheesh International Resort, located 18 km south of Hurghada, With its sandy beaches of 12.5 km or more, is one of the thriving integrated luxury resorts on the Red Sea coast. This resort is surrounded by the magnificent Red Sea mountains from the west and the clear blue sea of the Red Sea from the east and its area reaches 41 square kilometers, which equals 4100 hectares.
Ras Um Sid, Sharm El Sheikh
The Ras Um Al-Sid area is located on the edge of a small peninsula just a few kilometers from Naama Bay and offers amazing natural scenery of the Red Sea and coral reefs. It is much quieter than the old Sharm El-Sheikh market and Ras Mohamed National Park, where divers go to be dazzled by the amazing coral shapes, especially coral reefs, in addition to the abundance of aquatic life, including various rare fish species.
Sharm El Luli, Marsa Alam
It is located 60 kilometers south of Marsa Alam. The beach stretches on a wonderful lake, its waters are always warm, transparent, like crystal, and have gradient colors. It ranked first in the list of the 10 best beaches in the Middle East, for the year 2018, issued by "Trip Advisor", which is specialized in travel and tourism around the world.
Ras Shaitan (Devil's Head ), Nuweiba
Ras Shaitan is located between the cities of Nuweiba and Taba in South Sinai and overlooks the Gulf of Aqaba, its original name was "Ras Al-Shatan", but because the pioneers of the place were foreigners, it was difficult for them to pronounce correctly, so the name turned overtime to " Ras Shaitan.
More and more unique beaches in Egypt make it one of the best places for beach tourism.