About Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt


Let's have a look around into background of Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

Let’s have a look around into background of Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt.

  • Country: Egypt
  • Latitude: 27.9122222222
  • Longitude: 34.3297222222
  • Time zone:  Africa/Cairo
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +2 hours

Weather in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

Climate: subtropical arid

Best Time to Visit: April and May

Location

Sharm el-Sheikh is a resort town in Egypt, between the desert of the Sinai Peninsula and the Red Sea.

Distance from Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt center to Airport

Airport:  Sharm El Sheikh International Airport is an airport situated in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt and serves the same city.

Driving Distance: 11 miles / 18 km

Driving Time: 57 Minutes

Languages: Arabic followed by English

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  Sharm El Sheikh International Airport is an airport situated in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt and serves the same city.
  • Rail: No railway station.
  • Road: Bus – The Sharm el-Sheikh bus station  Taxi – Taxi Sharm Center

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

At restaurants 

10%

For Hotels:

3-5 LE per bag for housekeeper.

Taxi Driver:

Don’t Tip

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Saint Catherine,
  • Wadi Musa,
  • Hurghada

Emergency Contact Numbers in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: +2 069 366 03 11 ( Tourist Police)
  • Railroad: N.A.
  • Cab: +20 111 711 1243(Taxi Sharm Center)
  • Airport: +20 69 3601140(Sharm El Sheikh International Airport)
  • Hospital:  +20 69 3660893(Sharm International Hospital)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Sharm El Sheikh.

  • World Burger Tour
  • Easter celebrations 
  • Eid

Tourist Attractions

  • Naama Bay
  • Ras Muhammad National Park
  • Mount Sinai

Theatre & Concerts

  • Dolphin Show in Sharm el Sheikh
  • Kiroseiz Cinema

Visit Top Restaurants in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

  • Hard Rock Cafe Sharm el Sheikh
  • Fares Seafood
  • El Masrien Restaurant

Top Shopping Centers in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt

  • La Strada Mall
  • Genena City
  • Sheikh Coast Diving Center

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Sharm Papyrus Museum
  • Porto Sharm
  • El Zeyad Papyrus

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Steak-L'entrecote Steak House
  • La Fleur-French Cuisine

Sports Club

  • Marine Sports Club
  • Sharm Salt Cave Sharm Salt Cave

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Restaurant

Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant- 80.00 EG£

Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course - 400.00 EG£

McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) - 65.00 EG£

Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) - 30.00 EG£

Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle)- 45.00 EG£

 

  • Transportation

 Taxi Start (Normal Tariff)- 7.50 EG£

  Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff)- 36.00 EG£     

Information about Edmonton

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Saint Albert,
  • Morinville,
  • Sherwood

Modes of transport

Airport: Edmonton International Airport

Rail: Canadian Pacific Railway

Road: Bus: Eaux Claire Bus Terminal

Airport

Airport: Edmonton International Airport

Driving Distance: 20 miles / 32 km 

Driving Time: 37 minutes

Languages: Tagalog

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

Room Service:  $2 to $5

Housekeeper:  $2 to $5

Concierge: Between $2 to $5

Valet Parking:

Parking or Returning Car: 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

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