A land of contrasts encompassing breathtaking desert scenery, the majestic River Nile and awe-inspiring ancient world wonders, Egypt attracts millions of visitors each year, offering them a journey through history.
Why visit Egypt?
Considered the birthplace of civilization, Egypt is a unique country: a destination full of magic and history that offers its visitors an unforgettable experience.
Immerse yourself in a passionate fusion of adventure, culture, and mystery. Get swept away by the hustle and bustle of Cairo; lose yourself amongst colossal temples; scuba dive in the Red Sea; enjoy the peace of a cruise on the Nile and contemplate the majestic Pyramids, before treating yourself to delicious Egyptian cuisine.
When planning a trip to Egypt, the first decision to make is whether you want to travel there independently or go on an escorted tour. We'll help you decide with this handy guide about the pros and cons of both options.
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Experience the iconic pyramids of Giza, the Great Sphinx, the fascinating Khan Al-Khalili market, and the Egyptian Museum accompanied by an expert guide.
Enjoy incredible views of the Red Sea in a unique way: parasailing in Sharm el-Sheikh is one of the most fun water activities in this lively beach area!
Turtles, sharks, and manta rays await you Hurghada Grand Aquarium. Don't miss visiting this incredible exhibition, also known as Red Sea in Glass, on your trip!
Make the most of your time in Egypt, vist one of the most fun areas on the Red Sea on this boat trip to Orange Bay: enjoy snorkelling and other water sports!
Spend an unforgettable day in one of the most famous bays on Giftun Island. Snorkel, enjoy a banana boat ride and swim among coral reefs on Paradise Island.
Explore the most fun beaches in Egypt with your family and friends on this Orange Bay Speedboat Trip. Spend a morning sunbathing and swimming in the Red Sea!
Escape from the hustle and bustle of modern life in Hurghada on this unique tour: explore the ghost city of Umm el Howeitat on a jeep safari and quad bike tour!
See the Red Sea from a unique perspective with this parasailing experience in Hurghada. Enjoy the adrenaline rush of flying over its crystal-clear waters!
Looking for a great day out in Hurghada? Don't miss this Jungle Aqua Park Trip, the perfect way to cool off and enjoy the fun of a water park!
Spend a day feeling like a pirate on this cruise in Orange Bay from Hurghada. Sail the waters of the Red Sea, snorkel, and visit a paradise beach.
Discover the natural landscapes around Hurghada in the most fun way: explore the desert on this quad bike and dune buggy safari! What are you waiting for?
On this submarine tour in Hurghada, we'll enjoy the depths of the Red Sea. The coastline of this Egyptian city is home to a rich variety of fish and reefs.
Breathtaking landscapes of the Red Sea await on this horseback ride through Sharm el-Sheikh. We'll stop at a Bedouin camp for tea in the middle of the desert.
Looking for adrenaline-inducing water sports? Experience the Red Sea in a whole new way enjoying this flyboarding activity in Hurghada!
Disconnect from the world and forget the stresses of everyday life enjoying a trip to the Turkish Bath in Hurghada. Enjoying a massage at a hammam is a must-do!
On this guided tour of the Temple of Karnak, we'll explore this sanctuary dedicated to Amun, which was the main center of worship in Ancient Egypt.
On this tour of Luxor, we'll explore the old capital of ancient Egypt aboard a horse-drawn carriage, one of the typical means of transportation in the country!
On this quad tour around the pyramids of Giza, we'll discover one of the most remarkable places in the world. Ready to speed through the desert?
If you'd like to meet some of the friendlist residents of the Red Sea, you'll love our Abu Dabbab National Park Tour from Hurghada.
The best Egypt travel guide
This travel guide explains what others don't. Learn everything you could possibly need for your trip to Egypt: if it's safe, how to haggle, and how much you should pay for things, amongst much more. The guide is written simply - by travelers, for travelers.
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