El Gouna is a sophisticated, self-contained beachfront resort, unique for its architecture and landscapes interlinked by a series of islands and lagoons. Just 45 minutes away from Hurghada airport, El Gouna is home to beautiful beaches, high-class shops, bars, and restaurants. Water sport enthusiasts are in for a real treat as El Gouna is well known for kite surfing, water skiing, windsurfing, parasailing, scuba diving and snorkelling.


  • Purpose built resort with family friendly hotels and activities
  • Excellent selection of quality boutiques around the Abu Tig Marina
  • Premier diving and snorkelling location
  • Ideal for golfers as El Gouna is built around a beautiful 18-hole par 72 golf course


  • Air Temperature: 17-33°c
  • Sea Temperature: 21-29°c
  • Flying Time: 5 hours - Hurghada International Airport
  • The Movenpick Resort & Spa El Gouna
    Long sandy beach

    The Movenpick Resort & Spa El Gouna

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  • The Three Corners Ocean View
    Adults Only Resort

    The Three Corners Ocean View

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  • Aqua Park
    Soft & Easy

    Aqua Park

    Enjoy a lovely day out with the water lovers and let your kids and yourself have endless fun with more than 33 water slides.

    • Duration: 1 day
    from £62pp
  • Desert Safari
    Adventure Tours

    Desert Safari

    Discover the desert and enjoy riding camels, quads, Go Karts and have fun in the evening enjoying a lovely BBQ Dinner, belly dancing, Tanoura show and star watching by telescope.

    • Duration: One afternoon
    from £57pp
  • Dolphin House
    Boat Trip

    Dolphin House

    Another great day out in the Red Sea to three very different sites. If you are lucky, you may get the chance to see dolphins (NOT GURANTEED) in the wild.

    • Duration: 1 day
    from £41pp
  • Giftun Island (3 Islands)
    Adventure Tours

    Giftun Island (3 Islands)

    Relax on the island for one and half hours and get a fantastic tan, snorkel over the beautiful reefs WITH 2 STOPS 45 min each.

    Tuesdays Only

    • Duration: 1 hour and half
    from £36pp
  • Mahmya Beach
    Soft & Easy

    Mahmya Beach

    Here you can sunbathe, swim and snorkel all day until you are satisfied with the beauty of the best beach on the Red Sea.

    • Duration: 1 day
    from £87pp
  • Paradise Island
    Soft & Easy

    Paradise Island

    Known throughout the world for its coral reefs, crystal clear waters and relaxing beaches. Relax on the island for one and half hour to get a fantastic tan, snorkel over the beautiful reefs.

    • Duration: 2 hours
    from £52pp
  • Quad Safari
    Adventure Tours

    Quad Safari

    Travel through the desert on a quad bike to a Bedouin camp. Guaranteed to have your own quad, no sharing.

    • Duration: 2 hours
    from £41pp
  • Scuba Sensation
    Adventure Tours

    Scuba Sensation

    With its vast selection of coral reefs and various colorful sea life. This remarkable introductory day to diving includes two dives in the amazing Red Sea...

    • Duration: 1 hour
    from £68pp
  • Seascope
    Boat Trip


    Enjoy a 2hrs cruise on the Red Sea in this beautiful yellow catamaran and admire the corals and beautiful array of tropical fish - without getting your feet wet.

    • Duration: 2 hours
    from £41pp
  • Sharm Elnaga
    Soft & Easy

    Sharm Elnaga

    Make your day memorable with its combination of sand, sun and sea. Take some time to snorkel in the Red Sea.

    • Duration: 1 day
    from £62pp
  • Submarine
    Boat Trip


    Fantastic underwater sights from the large panoramic windows as you cruise under the sea. All the wonders of the underwater world - tropical fish and beautiful corals. Excellent opportunity to see the underworld without getting wet.

    • Duration: 2 hours
    from £57pp
  • Turkish hammam and massage
    Soft & Easy

    Turkish hammam and massage

    The Turkish Hammam is an ancient bathing ritual during which you will enjoy a body polish; the special Turkish cloth (kese) along with special soap is rubbed and massaged across and into your skin leaving your body fresh, smooth and moisturized.

    Sauna, steam, Jacuzzi and transfer are also included.

    You may have any other alternative of massage rather than Swedish (free of Charge) except Hot stone and Thai massage, they’re subject to supplement.

    • Duration: 2 hours
    from £57pp

On the western shoreline of the Red Sea you will find the beautiful resort of El Gouna. You holiday here will be as active or as relaxed as you like, and our expert experience and unrivalled product knowledge puts us in the perfect position when choosing the activities you would like to add to your itinerary. This handy Fact will help you with some of the information about the resort.


Taxis are available and usually charge on a fixed rate so check the fare beforehand. At the marina you will see a tok tok station (small three wheel taxis), these will take you around the resort, they are a cheap way to travel.


  • As a British citizen, you will need a valid passport and a visa to enter Hurghada. You can get your visa at the airport when you arrive or from the Egyptian Consulate. For further information please visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/egypt/entry-requirements.
  • El Gouna is 2 hours ahead of UK time (GMT).
  • The currency used is the Egyptian pound.
  • The language spoken is Arabic
  • Resorts will be busy after Ramadan as Egyptian families will go away to celebrate. Ramadan is a sacred month when Muslims fast from dawn until sunset. Ramadan for the year 2021 starts on the evening of Monday, the 12th April lasting 30 days and ending at sundown on Tuesday the 11th of May.
  • El Gouna’s weekly Street Festival runs weekly between Spring and Autumn and here you will find entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. The venue is subject to change so ask your hotel for up to date information.
  • The Sights
    The Sights

    The architecture is quite unique for an Egyptian resort and it is an experience in itself exploring the countless islands, stunning turquoise lagoons and bustling marina. There are gourmet restaurants, trendy nightclubs, Olympic pools, luxury spas, a famous golf course and tennis courts. More than enough to keep the whole family happy!

  • Oceanfront

    You can eat, drink or just sit and relax watching the luxury yachts at the lovely Abu Tig Marina. By night you have your pick of bars serving amazing cocktails with live music on offer. The white sand beaches are perfect for kitesurfing, waterskiing, snorkeling and scuba diving or you could just lay back with a good book and catch some rays.

  • Explore More
    Explore More

    If you want to submerge yourself in history, then take a break from the beach and visit Luxor with its fascinating ancient sites. Those looking to escape the hustle and bustle can head out on a desert safari where you can have tea with the Bedouins and star gaze to your hearts content.