Attractions & Sights
El Gouna is the Red Sea’s Premier Leisure destination, offering a wide range of facilities including restaurants, shopping and entertainment. The picturesque Downtown or the stylish Marina can easily be reached on a walk or by taking advantage of the El Gouna shuttle bus and boat system. From El Gouna you can embark on adventurous excursions venturing the desert, exploring the Red Sea or visiting the cultural sites of ancient history.
Egypt is the cradle of a rich civilization whose history goes back more than five thousand years. You can visit the historical sites from El Gouna in a one day excursion: The great Pyramids of Gizeh or Luxor and its magnificent temples and the Valley of the Kings are all sites that must be seen at least once in a lifetime. The ancient monasteries of St. Paul and St. Anthony are located just a few hours from El Gouna and represent the beginnings of Christian monastic tradition.
The Eastern Desert invites for endless adventure trips: You can explore the impressive mountain scenery on a Quad runner or a Jeep Safari and visit the nearby Wadi’s and Bedouin camps. Enjoy the authentic atmosphere with a camel ride and watch the sunset as you refresh yourself with tea and a shisha. For the ultimate desert adventure, chose the Super Safari, offering it all, from Jeep and Quad ride, Bedouin Dinner and Folklore Show.
Hurghada has grown from a small fisherman village to the leading resort town on the Red Sea, thanks to its world renowned coral reefs and all year round sunshine. The 20 kilometer coastline boasts hundreds of hotels and restaurants and endless entertainment facilities including Shopping Malls, The Village Road Promenade, Hurghada Marina Boulevard and nightlife entertainment. The Oriental touch can best be explored in the old town El Dahar with its bustling city life and the Egyptian Souk. Further highlights include a Bowling Center, Aquaparks and an Aquarium.
Started as a one man’s dream it is today Egypt’s most sought after destination, built on ten kilometres of beachfront and surrounded by turquoise lagoons. It offers a wide range of services and facilities for guests as well as for the resident community. The downtown area and marina are lively spots with shopping arcades, cafes, restaurants, bars, supermarkets, open air cinema, a tourist information center and community services such as a pharmacy, a hospital and a private airport. El Gouna’s safe environment can easily be discovered either by foot or using El Gouna Shuttle services, linking the hotel by bus and boat to Downtown and its nearby attractions. The unique Dine Around program allows you to sample a wide variety of cuisines from a selection of restaurants and hotels in El Gouna.
Experience an Oasis Night with Oriental dinner buffet served in a traditional desert setting of Bedouin tents and thatched huts surrounded by a grove of date palms. Your can ride a camel, relax with a cup of Egyptian Tea and smoke a shisha, while you enjoy the folklore show and Belly dance performance set against the impressive mountain backdrop. The Bedouin Oasis Night is every Wednesday and includes a transfer from the hotel.
No visit in El Gouna is complete without discovering the Red Sea by boat. You can choose from a wide range of options, to best suit your needs and interests: A stylish sunset trip on a large Catamaran, view the coral reefs from the semi submarine or the glass bottom boat or a comfortable Lagoon trip enjoying the scenic El Gouna. You can also rent your own speed boat inside El Gouna or charter a boat for your friends and family.