A jewel in the Red Sea: El Gouna

Located 25 kilometers north of Hurghada, Egypt, El Gouna is one of the most exclusive holiday destinations of the Red Sea. El Gouna is a natural and preserved town with peaceful sandy beaches and turquoise lagoons, where the sun shines all year round. Its location gives visitors easy access to the main Egyptian historical and archeological sites (Luxor, Aswan, Cairo, and Sinai).

El Gouna, designed by an impressive list of prestigious international architects, has a blend of traditional and modern architecture styles. It is a peaceful and immaculately clean town and all buildings are based on earth and sea colors to match the surrounding environment.

elgouna1The downtown area El Kafr, full of shops, cafés, restaurants and bazaars, was built in a traditional Egyptian style with inner courtyards and curving backstreets. With a wide range of restaurants, travelers can experience different tastes from around the world.

El Gouna offers a selection of exclusive accommodations, from cozy boutique hotels to luxury five-stars. A variety of activities are available to suit everyone’s interests, from golf, kite surf, windsurf, go-karting and horseback riding, to wonderful coral reefs for snorkeling and diving.

 Info: http://www.elgouna.com/

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