Hurghada is a resort on the coast of the Red Sea in Egypt. Former fishing village, since 1980 the city has continued to grow to become, in Sharm el Sheik, one of the most popular resorts in Egypt, with more than 100 of hotels. With over 248,000 inhabitants, Hurghada is a major tourist city of Egypt. It extends over 25 km along the Red Sea. Many tourists choose to combine their holidays in Hurghada with other tours along the Nile Valley, including the city relatively close to Luxor. Things to see and do in Hurghada: the unavoidable The city of Hurghada is divided into three main areas: north, Dahar, very nice area where you can see the mosque Abd El Moneim Ryad, a religious monument very important, but also the church of St Mary. In the central part, Sekkala is the port to reach by boat the city of Sharm el-Sheikh and from the airport to the west. You can also watch small boats in bright colors. Further south is established the hotel 4/5 star sector. The shipyard also worth a visit for its amazing sites where you can watch craftsmen repairing or manufacturing fishing boats and diving. Distractions aside, the city Hurghada has everything to seduce you. Boat cruises, glass bottom of the Red Sea, a 4x4 excursion in the Arabian desert or diving off the coast are scheduled. The visit of Al Mahmya also one of the must see places. It is a î