Just 53 km south of Hurghada lies a peaceful piece of heaven that offers bliss, tranquility, and excitement called Safaga. It has always been a marine port transporting people across the majestic destinations of Egypt since ancient times in 268 BC. The climate of Safaga is very tropical with an average temperature of 23.5°C (74.2 °F) with an unpolluted atmosphere, black sand-dunes & mineral springs which is used as a natural remedy of rheumatoid and psoriasis. Here are the best things to do in Safaga:
Best Things to Do In Safaga
1. Enjoy A Snorkeling Tour in Safaga
Experience snorkeling is one of the famous things to do in Safaga. The underwater paradise of Safaga is a magical portal able to transcend everyone to a new dimension through a snorkeling experience where all the hidden beauty and magic of that part of the red sea is revealed. Every traveler will be able to catch a glimpse of a harmonious underwater ecosystem filled with enchanting sea creatures and magnificent coral reefs hidden between the beautiful sunny skies & crystal beaches of Safaga.
2. Get Thrilled out of Diving Tour in Safaga
In the waters of Safaga is a once in a lifetime opportunity to fully explore all the wonders located in the embrace of the red sea in the majestic city resort of Safaga. The finest vision of marine beauty will illuminate your mind and soul with joy and bliss as you watch the unmatched level of harmony and balance between all the amazing sea creatures and their environment.
3. Experience Camel Ride at Safaga Desert
A camel ride across the eastern Sahara from Safaga is an adventure thing to do in Safaga offering the chance to explore the unseen nature of the Sahara showcasing its natural wonders inside the embrace of the desert under the sunset and sunrise where the skies are filled with stars coming out to paint a beautiful picture.
4. Witness Desert Safari By Quads
True enlightenment and bliss will be explored in the coolest fashion by Safaga desert safari. You will get to ride a quad bike or car around the desert to the essence of the honorable bedouin culture. Then the Bedouin tribe will serve an ancient all-natural cuisine such as kofta, chicken pie, rice, and more, next to a baked Bedouin bread, followed by a delightful Bedouin tea while watching an oriental show and folkloric songs. The sunny and starry skies of the Sahara will reveal all the wonders of the desert in front of your eyes.
5. Explore Luxor Heritage in One Day Tour
Exploring the best attractions of Luxor is one of the best and famous things to do in Safaga. In the proximity of Safaga is the majestic city of a hundred doors Luxor where everyone can explore all of its beauty and wonder in a private Luxor day tour from Safaga accompanied by a professional tour guide across the heavenly Karnak temple, the miraculous valley of the kings, the mesmerizing Hatshepsut temple and more hidden wonders. The allure of the archaeological nature will make your tropical Safaga holiday truly complete.
6. Enjoy Full-Day Tour to Cairo by Plane
When you find yourself in any place in Egypt then you should always keep Cairo the city of wonders and beauty on your mind and pay it a visit through Cairo day tour from Safaga to witness the beautiful unforgettable mixture of pharaonic, Coptic & Islamic attractions the legendry Giza pyramids complex that holds the great pyramid of Khufu & Sphinx, the Cairo citadel, the Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili Baazar, the hanging church, and many more.
7. Discover Cairo and Luxor in Two Days Tour
Two incredible days tour from Safaga to Cairo and Luxor is all that anyone needs to fully witness the true meaning of wonders revealed in front of your eyes with the enchanting sight of the Giza Pyramid Complex and the marvelous monuments in the Egyptians museum, then keep on going to the golden city of Luxor home to the valley of the kings, Hatshepsut temple, the holy Karnak temple, and various more, in those two magical days some beautiful memories of a lifetime will be created.
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Safaga is the key to all that a true traveler desire from a perfect tropical destination containing the finest manners of entertainment, rejuvenation & tranquility plus a gateway to the immortal cities of Luxor and Cairo. Your time in Safaga will be truly magical with each passing moment so use your time wisely and check our Safaga shore excursions to enjoy best tours from Safaga below:
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What Should I Wear While Being in Egypt?
You should wear whatever you want. It is advised to wear something light from cotton or linen, comfortable and put on sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the sandy terrain.
What to Pack for Your Egypt Tour?
You should bring a brimmed hat and sunglasses if you not used to the Egyptian sun &pack everything you could ever need and put in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.
Are All Nile Cruises Available at Any Time?
Yes, it is available all years. as the Nile from Aswan to Luxor takes three to four days of sailing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the total cost of 600$ and the Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan take four to five days in Saturday, Monday and Thursday for the coast of 650$.
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Is it safe to travel to Egypt?
Yes, it is absolutely safe to travel to egypt, You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all tourists.
What are Egypt's Visa Requirements?
They are very simples, If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries(check the link), have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD entry fee in cash. As for the E-Visa for 30 days, you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could be one of the countries eligible for a free visa for 90 days.
What is the Weather is Like?
The temperature of Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c, Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 23 ¡ÆC in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 ¡ÆC in the wintertime to 32 ¡ÆC in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.
What is the Best Time of Visit Egypt?
It is known the best time to travel to Egypt is in the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical, a warm atmosphere with a winter breeze. You will also be notified a week before your trip if the weather is unsafe or if any changes have been made.
Should I Give Tips in Egypt?
It is totally up to you, but if you choose to you can tip the servers at your restaurant 5-10% by handing it to them directly and 5 Egyptian Pounds as a general tip of anyone.
Can I Enter the Pyramids?
Yes, you can enter the pyramids for the small fee of 20$.
How to Enjoy Egypt During Ramadan?
Ramadan is a special time of year for Muslims that should be celebrated by non-Muslims and feel the essence of the Islamic culture. You can fast with the Muslim or just observe but you are always welcome to join the celebrations and festivals.