Sharm El Sheikh


Sharm el-Sheikh is an Egyptian resort area between the desert of the Sinai Peninsula and the Red Sea. It's known for its long beaches and clear waters. Naama Bay, a palm-tree-lined promenade, is filled with lively bars and restaurants. Ras Muhammad National Park is a major diving destination, with coral life around the Shark and Yolanda reefs and the Thistlegorm wreck.

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Tiran Island

snorkeling, dives

Ras Muhammad National Park

corals, dive site

Naama Bay

bay, tourist hub

Sharks Bay

colorful corals

Dolphin Show

dolphinarium

Old Market

colorful market

Orthodox Cathedral

beautiful cathedral

Ras Um Sid Beach

beach, corals

Al Mustafa Mosque

large mosque

Nabq Bay

resort town

Sharm Papyrus Museum

small museum