Sahl Hasheesh is located on the Sinai Peninsular and around 530 kilometres from Cairo. The warm weather and stunning scenery make Sahl Hasheesh a great holiday destination.
Watersport enthusiasts can take advantage of the abundance of water based activities on offer in Shal Hasheesh.
Diving and Snorkelling
Holidaymakers and divers from all over the world come to enjoy the beaches of Sahl Hasheesh and to see the amazing variety of marine life, or if you prefer you can try snorkelling for an unforgettable experience.
Put your haggling skills to the test when shopping in the old markets, situated in downtown Hurghada the open air is filled with the fragrance of spices. The souk allows you to explore the tiny alleys filled with virtually everything from tourist souvenirs to fresh produce.
Combine your adventure in Sahl Hasheesh with the spectacular desert scenery, by taking to the sands in a quad bike.
Located 500 kilometres south of Cairo, Sahl Hasheesh is a bustling resort and offers visitors easy access to a varied selection to dive sites for divers of all levels. With its proximity to Luxor visitors can take time out and visit the Valley of the Kings and Queens.
Shaab Um Gamar
Nov 2011- 31 Oct 2012
Scuba Diving £160
Open Water / Junior Open Water £235 (Book one and your buddy gets the same FREE*
Book one and your buddy gets one half price**)
Open Water Referral £189
Advanced Open Water £189 (Book one and your buddy gets the same FREE* Book one and your buddy gets one half price**)
Emergency First Response £80
Rescue Diver £269
Enriched Air Nitrox £89
1 Day Diving (2 boat dives) £35
2 Day's Diving (4 boat dives) £65
3 Day's Diving (6 boat dives) £99
4 Days Diving (8 boat dives) £129
5 Day's Diving (10 boat dives) £160 (Book one and your buddy gets the same FREE* Book one and your buddy gets one half price**)
6 Day's Diving (12 boat dives) £195 (Book one and your buddy gets the same FREE* Book one and your buddy gets one half price**)
7 Day's Diving (14 boat dives) £225
8 Day's Diving (16 boat dives) £259
9 Day's Diving (18 boat dives) £289
10 Day's Diving (20 boat dives) £320
11 Day's Diving (22 boat dives) £355
12 Day's Diving (24 boat dives) £385
*Valid for diving commenced and completed 1 Nov-16 Dec 2011 & 1 Jan - 15 Mar 2012
**Valid for diving commenced and completed by 31 Oct 2011 & 1 May - 30 Jun 2012
For more information or pre-booking, please contact our local partner, Tarot:
phone: ++202 37613680
1 Day Luxor Highlights
An amazing day out visiting magnificent Luxor, the old capital of Egypt, on the banks of the River Nile. See the great temple of Karnak and the spectacular tombs of Valley of the Kings. Visit the temple of Queen Hatshepsut, the Colossi of Memnon statues and sample the delightful Nile River whilst crossing it in a small motor boat.
By bus US$105
1 Day Cairo Delights
Experience the last remaining of the Seven Wonders of the World and explore the legends of Ancient Egypt in Cairo, Egypt's capital. On this trip visit the awesome Egyptian National Museum and see the legendary treasures of Tutankhamen, ancient artefacts and other masterpieces from the Land of the Pharaohs.
Visit the awe-inspiring Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx, and wander around the medieval Citadel.
Return flights (or bus), lunch, transfers and Egyptologist included.
By plane US$260 or By bus US$115
Hurghada Encounter Resort Tour
This excursion is a great introduction to the bustling town of Hurghada, Look around this superb resort, sample the local sights and revel in its history. Try Egyptian water pipes, relax with a local drink, visit the duty free, and go shopping amongst the colour of downtown.
By bus US$25
Island hop to Mahmyia, home to the one of the most amazing beaches in the Hurghada region.
Enjoy a mouth watering full buffet lunch on the fine white sand beach, relax to soothing music, sunbathe, swim and snorkel all day in the crystal clear waters of Mahma. On your journey back to the Hurghada coastline, you may possibly even see dolphins.
Badawaya Desert Experience
For an action-packed day, join this adventurous excursion into the desert. Cross the awe-inspiring desert in a variety of exciting ways - by jeep, quad bike, off road sand buggy and camel.
Visit a local Bedouin village, see the desert in all its glory at sunset, enjoy a BBQ dinner and watch a fantastic show under the stars.
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