Located on the western shore of the Red Sea, Marsa Alam is fast becoming a popular tourist destination. Car hire Marsa Alam airport will ensure that you will not miss out on the sights and all the city has to offer.
For many years, Marsa Alam was the sleepy town while Cairo and Alexandria grabbed the attention of tourists everywhere else. Looking deeper into its history, inscriptions and paintings from Stone Age can be seen in the surrounding mountains. Marsa Alam’s ancient gold and emerald mines were vital to the economy of Ancient Egypt.
With a car hire Marsa Alam, you can visit the famous Emerald Mines or what is popularly called as Cleopatra’s Mines in the Wadi El Gamal National Park. You can continue your historical journey to the formidable fort on high ground overlooking the port of El Quseir. Constructed by the Ottoman Sultan Selim I and used by French army, you can have 40-minute tour of the main gate of the fort.
With hire car Marsa Alam Airport, you can easily reach the most famous capital of the ancient world – Thebes or Luxor as it is now known. You can easily spend a day or two here, experiencing the modern day Egyptian way of life and also visit the many temples and historic monuments.
With one visit to Marsa Alam, you can visit the best of both worlds. You can choose to dive at the beautiful Elphinstoe or the shallower and sandier Marsa Abu Dabab. You can come face-to-face with dolphins and dugongs enjoying an experience of a lifetime. If you love dolphins, then you can head on to Samadai Reef where a group of dolphins have made the reef their home.
Once you have swam with the fishes, why not try your hand at deep sea fishing? You can easily rent a luxury yacht with lessons to catch lobster, tuna, barracuda or even reef sharks. You can also go to Wadi Lahami for a bit of kite surfing. Located 140km south of Marsa Alam, there is no easier way to get there than hire car Marsa Alam.
If you are looking for something more on the ground, then go on a desert safari on a quad bike or explore the mountain valleys with a packed lunch box and plenty of drinks. If you want to catch a glimpse of the wildlife, then the Gebel Elba National Park is your destination. Try and see if you can see the Pharaoh Eagle Owl.
Rent a car in Marsa Alam airport,this will ensure that you do not miss out on the best of Marsa Alam!
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