The seaside resort of Safaga is hidden among the grand mountains, washed gently by the divine Red Sea. The magnificent mountains come close to the ravishing white sand coast of the Red Sea, sheltering the resort from sandstorms and gales. Environmentally pristine beaches, wonderful coral shoals and impressive marine life make the Safaga resort a popular tourist destination, well-suited for divers and snorkelers. The best diving sites in Egypt can be found just a few kilometers offshore. Fabulous as they are, they still present some hazards, including strong currents and ravenous sharks. The climate is considered to be particularly curative due to Safaga’s the unique location and its proximity to numerous mineral springs. Climatic treatments are the main therapeutic attraction of the place.
Safaga provides all the facilities visitors need for a high-quality holiday, year-round, including reasonably-priced hotels and bungalows with all the modern conveniences, cozy bars, affordable restaurants and cafes, luxurious spas, night clubs, and health centers, swimming pools, diving clubs, and training-centers. The Sheraton Soma Bay, Lotus Bay, Menaville Village, Sol Y Mar Paradise Beach, Amira Safaga and Nemo Dive Club are among the area’s best known hotels. Each of these facilities is clean and comfortable and fully meets world-class standards. The resort is located 60 km to the south of Hurghada and benefits greatly from its closeness the area’s international airport. Transfer services are available.
Because Safaga is a marine port, its entertainment facilities are primarily concentrated on boat trips and water sports. However, those who wish to enjoy a little bit of sightseeing will not be disappointed by the range of excursions available. Safaga is well-connected to all the main cities of Egypt, such as Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, Quseir and Qena. It also happens to be located close to the shortest route to the picturesque Nile Valley. There is something special about the Safaga resort that makes people forget about the hustle and bustle of the city, feel revived and relaxed, and enjoy every minute of their stay.