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Sharm el-Sheikh and its scintillating attractions

By Carlton Leisure - 03/12/2015


Situated on the southern tip of Sinai Peninsula, Sharm el-Sheikh also called Sharm is hit-it-off with tourists seeking trinity of sand, surf and sea. This purpose built resort town is also popular among adventure seekers given its reputations as hub of diving and snorkeling. The city’s tourism potentials are further strengthened by presence of hotels, casinos malls and several restaurants. Marketed as Red Sea Riviera the city has more Europeans than Egyptians. The city is a hot favorite among couples and family who often seek Sharm el-Sheikh flights to take break from the daily grand of the life. If you are planning a trip to Sharm than never miss out on exploring its top draw cards.

Visit Naaama Bay

Being more than a hub of adventure enthusiasts the city of Sharm el-Sheikh is also a hub of adventure enthusiasts where they can go through a host of experiences. One such experience waits at Naaama Bay where the guests can take part in parasailing on the vast Red Sea. From the sea you can see the beautiful Sharm coast and Sinai Mountains. Excellent parasailing arrangements are available for singles and couples. Several Professional parasailing clubs are available in the city which can help have this experience.

Ras Mohammed National Park

Situated on the southern end of Sinai Ras Mohammed National Park is situated over an area of 480 square kilometers. The nature reserve consists of untouched deserts, white-sand beaches and several snorkeling sites. Some of the popular sites for snorkeling is Anemone City, Jackfish Alley and Shark Reef.

Tiran Island

Holidaymakers visiting Sharm el-Sheikh should not miss a visit to Tiran Island situated on the straits of Tiran. The island surrounded by the clear blue water gives enough options for diving. A boat excursion from here is also recommended. As the water is very deep in the part of Aqaba Gulf divers can sample sharks, manta rays and barracudas in the deeper waters.

Mount Sinai

Seeing sunrise at the mountain Sinai could be an experience in itself and a large number of visitors leave the city Sharm to see the sun rise in the mountains. As the sun rises the landscape becomes vibrant. Get to the summit of Mount Sinai following the footsteps of Moses from where you can see the stunning view of the deserts. It is the place where Moses got the Ten Commandments.

Mega Day

Are you someone who loves to fondle with water? Then visiting Mega Day is going to have a great experience for you. This biggest and most exciting park is based on Egypt and Cleopatra theme. The park has several rides and slides to give guests a thrilling experience. If children are part of your entourage they will love to go to a tropical oasis pool where several games are waiting for you. If you are not a thrill seeker you can relax at sunbathing terraces.