Marsa Alam is a magical gate to an amazing adventure and the highest form of tranquility. The red sea is a true piece of heaven filled with absolute wonder and magic containing bliss and holy allure in the shape of wonderful sea creatures and coral reefs that offer the most tropical vacation anyone can desire. The colorful world beneath the sea will offer memorable aquatic activities that will create the most joyful and entertaining memories of your lifetime.

Marsa Alam Location


Marsa Alam is able to beautifully combine the beauty of the sea with the elegance of modern society. The resort of Marsa Alam is located in a town in south-eastern Egypt on the western shore of the red sea. The resort is located 274 KM south of Hurghada and is connected to Edfu by a 289 km long desert road. It became highly popular after the creation of Marsa Alam International Airport in 2003.

Marsa Alam Climate

The temperatures of the city range between 22 to 30 c (72 to 86 F) and that’s why it has the warmest climate of all the Egyptian cities. It has a hot tropical desert climate that has a much steadier temperature than other resorts like Hurghada & Sharm El Sheik. The best time to visit the city is from September to march during the winter months where the climate is truly tropical.

Things to Do in Marsa Alam

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The city is renowned for its enchanting beauty and the most beautiful diving locations and the home to the coolest coral reefs and breathtaking underwater life. The resort holds a unique marine life such as crocodile fish, turtles, and octopuses. The aquatic activities across the resort are very entertaining such as diving, snorkeling, fishing, surfing, and many more. It houses some incredible ancient attractions such as the Emerald Mines and the Temple of Seti I father of Ramses the Great. It holds a number of great fabulous hotels that offer the finest service and the coolest and wildest nightlife scene in Marsa Alam because there are many night clubs, restaurants, and stories that sell every possible item.

Outdoor Activities to Do from Marsa Alam

There are outdoor activities to do from Marsa Alam, there is the chance to explore all the incredible archaeological historical attractions from thousands of years in the cities of Luxor and Aswan. The finest manner to discover all the wonder and beauty is through a Nile cruise where everything like the great Karnak temples complex, Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut temple, Kom Ombo temple, Edfu temple, Philae temple and more plus there are tours to the city of ancient wonders Cairo home to the oldest collection of Pharaonic, Coptic and Islamic artifacts and monuments.

Every moment spent in Marsa Alam is a like being in paradise so If you want or already spending your vacation in Marsa Alam then you can check our Marsa Alam excursions which offer tours to witness the top landmarks of Cairo, Luxor, and Aswan, also, we have the best Egypt tour packagesEgypt Nile cruises, so explore all of them if you are planning to visit Egypt.