The Mummification Museum in Luxor is the best place to learn about the secrets of the pharaohs. Take your time to reflect and dwell upon ancient Egyptian history, culture and traditions surrounding the funerary process, the very key element in ancient Egyptian belief systems.
Try out a one or two-hour horse riding session and admire the spectacular scenery of the Eastern desert. They provide multiple levels of difficulty, from beginners to professional riders and even child-friendly ponies. There are also safaris to the mountains which include a packed lunch and drinks.
Temple Of Karnak is a must-see attraction and a vast open-air museum. The complex is not only comprised of three main temples of Mut, Monthu and Amun but also of chapels, pylons, and other buildings. The Second Pylon of Karnak was built by Ramesses II. You can easily spend two to three hours here.
Six Senses Spa is located at The Palace Port Ghalib, just five minutes from Marsa Alam International Airport on the Red Sea. Here you can enjoy a spa treatment in luxurious surroundings. They offer spa treatments such as "Hammam with Red Sea Salt Body Scrub", "Egyptian Body Olive Treatment", "Thai Herbal Massage" and "Six Senses Signature Facials".
Cacao Bar in Hurghada is a place that combines a bar with a nightclub. The venue serves a variety of snacks such as pizzas, kebabs, hamburgers, or hot-dogs and it is open 24 hours a day. During night it is transformed into a dance floor with live music or DJs entertaining the guests.
An American-inspired night spot, offering offbeat dance floor that is rocked daily by talented DJs. Also hosts different events such as Karaoke Nights, Ladies Night and Hurghada’s Rock Night. Elements Club & Lounge also has a menu with a mix of American and Fusion cuisine.
Senzo Mall is located the heart of Hurgada. It covers an area of 250,000 square meters and provides all types of shops, services and recreational activities. You will find everything from ladies' wear, men's wear, and footwear, to electronics and accessories. You will definitely find what you are looking for at Senzo Mall.
Souk is a unique Egyptian/Moroccan style market place and it is perfect for traditional shopping. In New Hurghada Marina you will find a selection of the finest hand-crafted items such as fashion accessories, a big variety of bags, different designs of belly dance costumes, beautiful dresses, perfumes, spices and souvenirs. You will certainly find something to remind you of your holiday by the Red Sea.
The first professional interior design shop in Hurghada with a good selection of items for interior design. Matters Interiors covers a wide range of products, ceramics, porcelains, lighting fixtures, furniture, carpets, wood laminates, wall papers, paintings, vases and antiques, artificial flowers, decor wax and much more.
All airports are centrally located and served by a network of the national and international airlines. From Hurghada Airport can easily reach the city centre by bus or taxi. You can find the bus next to the airport passenger terminal and start filled up. They journey takes about 20 minutes. Taxis can also be found next to the airport passenger terminal.
Luxor International Airport is located 6 kilometres from the city and currently Egypt's fourth-biggest airport. There are two terminals serving international and domestic flights. There is an inexpensive public bus service from the airport to the town, a journey which takes about 15 minutes. Taxis available from outside the terminal but be ready to bargain for a good rate. Special limousine services are also available. Car rental companies are represented at the airport.
Taxis are available from outside the airports and the bus and rail stations in Hurghada, Luxor and Marsa Alam. Always check the price to your destination. Drivers will leave when the taxi is full, although you can have a vehicle to yourself if you are prepared to pay extra. Pay extra attention so you arrive at your destination and that you do not get scammed when you pay.