Hurghada is a resort town on Egypt's eastcoast and is popular among tourists wanting to enjoy sun, beaches and snorkelling and diving. Many people come here on package holidays, but there are options for budget travellers as well.
From the Hurghada Travel Guide
We (Dutch family of 4) travelled Egypt for 2 weeks with backpacks and found the 4 Seasons hotel the best value for money. Clean rooms (freshly painted), good breakfast, hot water, free WiFi, convenient location in the old Hurghada for a very cheap price. ... more
We stayed in the Triton Empire Resort,not in the Triton empire inn with we bookt. Why ...no idear. But..the rooms where CLEAN,an update of the rooms would be nice. We just booked with breakfast and it was oke, all was there,very nice, fresh and good. The staff was nice and polite. And the price was right.€ 18,- doubleroom. ... more
Travelers Tips: Egypt/Luxor/Hurghada Okay then …. Having had a week in Egypt over Christmas ...
In to Cairo, out of Sharm el Sheikh?
We are wanting to fly from Munich to Cairo, travel by overnight sleeper train to Aswan, take a cruise back up to Luxor and then get to Hurghada. What is the safest and most reasonably priced way of getting from Luxor to Hurghada, and then on to Sharm el Sheikh? We then plan on flying out of S el S back ...