2. Makadi Water World

Enjoy family fun at Egypt's largest water park, Makadi Water World, in the heart of the Red Sea Riviera. Choose from 50 different rides, including an adrenaline-fuelled 19m free-fall slide
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3. Senzo Mall

Get your retail therapy fix at the fabulous Senzo Mall; the largest shopping complex of its kind in the Red Sea Riviera. Escape the midday heat and browse the extensive fashion and homeware stores.
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4. Learn to scuba dive in the Red Sea

There are many reasons why the Red Sea is right up there as one of the best diving spots in the whole world. Think professional instructors; clear, calm and warm waters; and some of the most vibrant and colourful marine life that you could ever wish to set your eyes upon.
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5. Day trip to the pyramids

What’s great about Hurghada holidays is that you’re surrounded by golden sandy beaches; excellent bars, restaurants and shops; and some of the best marine life in the world. But it also serves as an ideal location to base yourself
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6. Day trip to Luxor

It would be a shame to travel all the way to Hurghada and not make a day trip to the ancient city of Luxor whilst you’re there. It’s just a four hour drive from Hurghada, which makes it such a popular excursion for holidaymakers.
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Whether you want to stay in one place for the duration of your holiday or you want to get out and explore all that Egypt has to offer, you’ll never be short of things to do in Hurghada. This popular tourist resort is bursting with life, offering everything from submarine boat trips to historical visits to the nation’s capital city.

Explore the ancient history that Egypt is so famous for by visiting the magnificent pyramids and the outstanding Egyptian Museum in Cairo. Travel to the city of Luxor; home of the world’s greatest open air museum. Here you can visit the world renowned Karnak Temple and the Valley of the Kings. Maybe you’ll even find time to enjoy a boat trip down the Nile.

However, it might just be the guarantee of hot and sunny weather that draws you to Hurghada. If that’s the case, then that’s fine too. There’re plenty of superb beaches in Hurghada itself. You can spend your days getting lost in a good book on a lounger or you can up the pace a little and try scuba diving or another wild water sport. You can also top up your tan on a boat trip to the stunning beach of Mahmya.