El Gouna is located about 20 kilometers (12 miles) north from Hurghada.
It’s a complete artificial red-sea tourist resort and has been established from about 1990. El Gouna specializes all kinds of water sports like scuba diving, snorkeling, kite and wind surfing. Most of the about 14 hotels in El Gouna are in the 4 and 5 stars category. For all who like to golf, El Gouna hosts a Golf course.
The city centre is split in three areas, Downtown, Tamr Henna Square and Abu Tig Marina. El Gouna has a fully equipped hospital that can handle many special treatments (dentistry, pediatrics, general surgery).
Other attractions in El Gouna are: a go kart track, horse stables, tennis courts, a paintball arena and a football stadium. It has also a Coptic Church.
One of the major tourist headquarters along the Red Sea for European travelers is Hurghada. It is a relatively modern resort town, and while it boasts a wide variety of resorts and restaurant…