Red Sea Riviera

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Al-Mahmeya National Protected Park

The Red Sea Riviera, Egypt's eastern coastline along the Red Sea, consists of resort cities on the western shore of the Gulf of Aqaba and along the eastern coast of mainland Egypt, south of the Gulf of Suez. The combination of a favorable climate, warm sea, thousands of kilometers of shoreline and abundant natural and archaeological points of interest makes this stretch of Egypt’s coastline a popular national and international tourist destination. There are numerous National Parks along the Red Sea Riviera, both underwater and on land. Desert and marine life are protected by a number of laws, and visitors may be subject to heavy fines for not abiding by regulations.[1]

List of resorts[edit]

Listed in geographic order, from north to south:

Naama beach in Sharm El-Sheikh
Dahab shoreline
Crusaders' citadel on Pharaoh's Island
View of El Gouna
Abu Tig Marina, El Gouna

On the Sinai Peninsula:

Sinai's nearby islands include:

On the Western Red Sea shore:

Red Sea islands include:

See also[edit]


[2] Egypt Travel Tips

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Red Sea Riviera The Official promoting website of the Red Sea Governorate

External links[edit]

  • Sharm El Sheikh Living. Sharm El Sheikh, The simplicity of sun, sea and sand, the luxury of five-star resorts, water sports, shopping and entertainment.
  • Spot Red Sea. A travel and community site that connects people and businesses who are based in or visiting the Red Sea coast. Locate local businesses and services that you need; find great Red Sea resorts and book easily online; add your classified online for free and check out everyone else's! Spot is the place for Events, Jobs, Classifieds & Real Estate.
  • Red Sea Riviera The Official promoting website of the Red Sea Governorate.