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Originally a fishing village, Hurghada has been transformed over the years to a bustling tourist destination.

Oberoi Sahl Hasheesh, HurghadaAlthough a lot of its character has been lost, there are a few resorts which are perfect for relaxing at the end of your vacation.

Its proximity to Luxor also makes it easily accessible and a wonderful place to snorkel or dive on the legendary reefs.

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Suggested itineraries featuring Hurghada

Our itineraries will give you suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Hurghada, and they showcase routes we know work particularly well. Treat them as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely by one of our specialists.

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    Our expert guides to exploring Hurghada

    Written by our specialists from their own experiences of visiting Hurghada, these guides will help you make the most of your time there. We share both our practical recommendations and the best ways to appreciate Hurghada at its best.

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    Accommodation choices for Hurghada

    We've selected a range of accommodation options for when you visit Hurghada. Our choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your preferences.