Na'ama Bay - the lively heart of Sharm el Sheikh
Situated just a few kilometres from the centre of Sharm el Sheikh, Na’ama Bay is commonly known as the heart of this popular Egyptian resort.
With a lively atmosphere and plenty of exciting things to see and do, a holiday in Na’ama Bay is ideal for anyone looking to explore Egypt’s modern centre.
The Bay has its own spectacular sandy beach and offers picturesque views across the Red Sea.
You have a wide range of international hotels to choose from, ranging from budget accommodation to 5* Na’ama Bay hotels - whatever your budget, there is something for everyone. Unlike other resorts in Egypt, Na’ama Bay is solely constructed for tourism therefore there are no aspects of traditional Egyptian culture to explore. If you do want to discover more about the history of Egypt there are several excursion opportunities to take advantage of including trips to the Pyramids or cruises along the Rive Nile.
One of the main attractions of a Na’ama Bay holiday is the fantastic year round hot climate, temperatures tend to stay in the high thirties therefore it is the ideal place to go and get a great summer tan all year round. There are fantastic deals to Na’ama Bay available right now so why not book your escape to this modern Egyptian getaway and experience it for yourself.
Na'ama Bay - Activities and Attractions
One of the main activities for tourists to enjoy during Na’ama Bay holidays is diving, many tourists head to the area from all across the world to experience the spectacular underwater landscape and idyllic conditions.
The numerous diving sites in Na’ama Bay all offer a range of exciting sea life, beautiful coral and a chance to come face to face with some of the Red Sea’s more colourful inhabitants.
Beginners can take advantage of the many dive schools around the Bay which offer lessons and equipment hire, more experienced divers may wish to take advantage of the dive trips to explore some of the many wrecks that lay on the sea bed.
Horseback riding and quad biking trips are also popular activities for anyone enjoying a Na’ama Bay holiday; desert safari tours are also available for those looking to explore the vast landscape.
The beaches in Na’ama Bay are all covered in fine white sand and are ideal for families looking to enjoy a safe, bathing experience. The shallow shelving waters are perfect for younger children to enjoy, if you enjoy a more active experience there are plenty of water sport facilities to enjoy including wind-surfing, jet-skiing and sailing.
Na'ama Bay - Fantastic Restaurants, Shopping and Nightlife.
The nightlife in Na’ama Bay is one of the biggest attractions of a holiday in this lively area and attracts many groups of younger travellers looking to enjoy a lively atmosphere.
There are many bars and nightclubs to choose from, whether you wish to simply enjoy a cocktail in one of the beach bars or head to one of the large nightclubs, there is something to suit all tastes.
Some of the most popular venues include Pacha, which hosts a Ministry of Sound club night once a week, the Hard Rock Cafe and the Echo Temple.
Anyone enjoying a Na’ama Bay holiday can look forward to sampling a wide range of cuisines from traditional Egyptian delicacies to international favourites. There are several different fast food chains available around the area including McDonalds and KFC. If you do wish to try some of the local dishes and delicacies it is recommended to visit one of the small local restaurants such as Tam Tam where you can enjoy a range of authentic cuisine.
Shopping is a popular pastime during holidays to Na’ama Bay with a range of markets and souvenir shops to explore during your stay. Make sure that you haggle when buying goods in the bazaars, the shop keepers will expect it and you can often get a fantastic bargain price. Public transport is varied with taxis, buses and car hire companies available for visitors to take advantage of.
Na’ama Bay - Weather and Climate
Na’ama Bay holidays are ideal for anyone looking to enjoy very hot weather and clear skies.
The summer months often see temperatures reaching the high thirties with around 12 hours of sunshine per day.
If you are looking to enjoy Na’ama bay outside of the peak summer season you can still enjoy fantastic weather with high temperatures and clear skies. During the spring there is still around 8 hours of sunshine per day, in the winter this reduces to 6 hours however this is still plenty of time to enjoy the sunshine during you break. It is advised to take advantage of air conditioning facilities in your hotel during your stay; the temperatures can often get very high therefore it is important to stay comfortable.