The epitome of sun, sea and sand, Sharm El Sheikh has rocketed in popularity in recent years. With a flight time of only 5 ½ hours, this sun-soaked resort is a great alternative to the Caribbean for half the price.
If a swimming pool at your hotel is high on your list of must-haves you’re in luck; most hotels have a selection to choose from and you’ll even find some waterfalls and lazy rivers along the way. A beach is never far away and some of the hotels even have their own long stretch of private sandy beach too, you really will be spoilt for choice.
The hot desert climate is matched by 35km of glorious coastline and brilliantly clear, warm waters. Enjoy world-class diving and snorkelling, go on a desert safari, spend a high-octane day at water park and peruse traditional Egyptian markets.