Hurghada
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Hurghada: Horse Riding Tour, with Swimming and Dinner

1. Hurghada: Horse Riding Tour, with Swimming and Dinner

Explore the Egyptian countryside on horseback on this 3-hour guided experience. Ride through the desert and play in the sea with the support and expertise of your instructor guide. Enjoy seamless pickup from your accommodation in Hurghada in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. Be greeted at the stables by your professional instructor and meet your horse. Once briefed on safety procedures, take your helmet and ride into the desert. Experience the Egyptian desert on horseback and admire the breathtaking surroundings. Continue to the beach and glide along the shore for 1 hour before making your way to the sea. Here, enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience with your horse in the water and capture incredible photos. Depending on the option selected, enjoy a BBQ lunch or Dinner and the option to dance by Dancing Arabic Horse. When you're ready, enjoy a relaxing transfer back to your accommodation.

Hurghada: Desert ATV Quad and Camel Ride Sunset Trip

2. Hurghada: Desert ATV Quad and Camel Ride Sunset Trip

Explore the magic of the Red Sea Desert by quad bike and camel ride mixed with the beauty of the sunset on this exciting trip from Hurghada. Experience local life at Bedouin Village and enjoy Bedouin tea. Start your day by getting picked up at your hotel and taken to the quad bikes, where you will have the chance to test drive and learn all the important details of the vehicle before setting off on the tour. Get into gear and conquer the sand dunes. Let the desert flash past you and feel the adrenaline rush through your body. After about an hour, reach the Bedouin Village. Relax, drink Bedouin tea, and experience the Bedouin lifestyle. Take part in a camel ride before heading back through the sand dunes to the starting point. 

Hurghada: Full-Day Sahara Park Safari with Dinner and Show

3. Hurghada: Full-Day Sahara Park Safari with Dinner and Show

Enjoy a full day at the best safari spot in Hurghada on this full-day trip to Sahara Park. Ride an ATV quad and ATV buggy before hopping on a Jeep to Bedouin Village. Get to know local life and ride a camel before enjoying dinner and live entertainment. Start with a pickup from your hotel, then head to the safari location. Upon arrival, stop at the quad bike station for a 40-minute ATV quad ride a 20-minute ATV buggy ride before heading into the Hurghada desert by Jeep. Make two stops along the way to Bedouin Village, including a stop to see a mirage and to climb up a sand dune. Arrive at Bedouin Village and be welcomed with a drink. There will be plenty of time to tour the village and learn about traditional Bedouin life. Try something new and take a ride on a camel. During your mini-tour of the village and learn how Bedouins bake their bread. Enjoy sunset views from the mountain along with an open buffet Bedouin dinner. Following dinner, enjoy the Sahara Park Evening Show as entertainment. The show includes a Tanura, belly dancing, and Fakir show performance.

Hurghada: 2-Hour Horseback Ride, Parasailing, and BBQ Lunch

4. Hurghada: 2-Hour Horseback Ride, Parasailing, and BBQ Lunch

Prepare for an adrenaline rush on this exciting multi-activity trip starting with pickup in Hurgada. See the desert and beach on horseback, savor a delicious BBQ lunch, and get a step closer to flying while parasailing over the Red Sea. After pickup at your hotel, start your day with a horseback ride guided by a professional instructor. Ride for 1 hour through the desert and then another hour along the beach. Dismount to enjoy your BBQ lunch in a beautiful atmosphere. Later, enjoy the wonderful experience of flying by parasailing for 7 minutes. Take in the beauty of the Red Sea and surrounding mountains from a jaw-dropping height. After you’ve had your fun on the water, get driven back to your hotel for drop-off.

Hurghada: Sea and Desert Tour by Horse

5. Hurghada: Sea and Desert Tour by Horse

This is one of the most exotic destinations for horseback riding in Egypt, and to top it off, it is reasonably priced! The ancient horse culture is very much alive in Egypt, and it is doubtful that any part of the world can match its rich and broad mosaic of history. Take this horseback tour with the finest bred horses and experience trainers. Horse trainers are also provided to give you pre-ride coaching, and to assist you throughout your ride. Another must-do excursion activity while in Hurghada, for horse lovers of all kinds! This is a family friendly activity. Traveler safety: • This tour is child appropriate • A helmet is provided to each rider • Pregnant women are not permitted to ride a horse • A disclaimer form against damage and personal injury required to be signed prior to the tour

Hurghada: Sunrise or Sunset Quad and Buggy Coastal Tour

6. Hurghada: Sunrise or Sunset Quad and Buggy Coastal Tour

Start with pickup from your hotel and travel towards the Red Sea Mountains. Receive a safety briefing and description of the itinerary from a multilingual professional guide. Then, hop on your quad bike and follow your guide along the trail. Enjoy the fantastic views on a scenic route through hills. Stop at a desert falcon house, where you will transfer to buggy to continue the journey. Enjoy an exciting buggy ride across the sand. Marvel at the rugged beauty of the region, surrounded by imposing mountains. Arrive at Makadi Bay and ride along the coastline. Finally, enjoy a relaxing camel ride across the sand before being dropped back at your hotel.

Hurghada: Safari, Parasailing, and Glass Bottom Boat Tour

7. Hurghada: Safari, Parasailing, and Glass Bottom Boat Tour

Experience the wonders of the Sahara desert and the Red Sea in this trip from Hurghada. Ride on an ATV and a camel in the desert and parasail and snorkel on the dead sea on this fun-filled adventure.  Meet your guide from the comfort of your accommodation, and sit back and relax as you make your way to the Sahara desert for an exciting ATV tour to a Bedouin village. Ride a camel in the desert sun and feel the wind on your face.  Head back to Hurghada to enjoy parasailing. Fly for 7 minutes above the red sea with views of the mountains. Cruise on a glass bottom boat to see a vibrant underwater panorama and stop for a 30 minute snorkeling trip. 

Makadi Bay: 2-Hour Quad Bike Sea and Desert Tour

8. Makadi Bay: 2-Hour Quad Bike Sea and Desert Tour

Your quad bike adventure starts with pickup from your hotel and then heads out towards the Red Sea Mountains where the real fun begins. Spend two hours riding across the rough desert landscapes of Makadi Bay, admiring the breathtaking views of the stunning mountains that surround you. Feel the thrill of adrenaline buzz through you as you zoom round on your very own quad bike, in the safe company of an experienced guide.

Hurghada: City Tour and Sunset Quad Bike Desert Safari

9. Hurghada: City Tour and Sunset Quad Bike Desert Safari

Get familiar with the churches, memorials, and mosques of Hurghada on this exciting guided city tour with hotel pickup. Ramp up the adrenaline factor with a sunset quad bike adventure, and even take a camel ride through the desert. On the day of your tour, your driver will pick you up at your hotel to show you the city sights in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. First stop: the highest point of Hurghada, where you can enjoy panoramic views of the resort. Learn from your guide about the lifestyle and traditions of the city. Then head towards the famous El Mina Mosque and St. Mary's Church. The mosque is considered the largest and most beautiful in the city. Get advice from your guide on where to buy inexpensive purchases at the many markets. Then plunge into a world of souvenirs, oils, spices, and fruit. As the excursion continues, get ready for the majestic Sahara Desert . Conquer the sand dunes with your ATV, then head to a Bedouin camp, where you will be welcomed with traditional Egyptian tea in a chill atmosphere. Enjoy an exciting camel ride before the drive back to the hotel marks the conclusion of your tour.

From El Gouna: Dry Canyon Quad Bike Morning Tour

10. From El Gouna: Dry Canyon Quad Bike Morning Tour

Start your day with pick up at your hotel and a drive to the tour motor park. There, you'll take a training crash course on Quad driving, where you’ll receive all of the information necessary for this excursion. Then it will be time to start your exhilarating drive through the Dry Canyon, an approximately 40 kilometer round trip. During the tour there will be three main stops. First, stop at a Bedouin camp, where you'll be served a complimentary drink and shisha by some local Bedouins. The second stop will be Wadi Billy, or Dry Canyon. This canyon was covered by the Red Sea waters millions of years ago. Here you'll enjoy the beautiful views of the canyon and see the fossils of ancient corals and shells. Your final stop will be at the top of Wadi Billy - here you will be almost 150 meters above sea level, granting you a stunning view into the canyon.  Enjoy a final ride with the Quad bike through the desert before heading back to the motor park. 

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What people are saying about Hurghada

Overall rating

4.3 / 5

based on 1,668 reviews

Brilliant experience of horse riding which I definitely recommend. We did not get the bbq that was mentioned but this was due to a misunderstanding that we didn’t want it and wanted to go back home, at the same time it was not offered. I was very unhappy about this and was ready to get a partial refund, on the way back I spoke to the person in charge and the stable on phone and he could tell I wasn’t happy about that. He went out of his way to catch up to us on our way home in his own car. And asked if we wanted to have the bbq he would be willing to take us back and give us the bbq and then drop us off with no extra charge. I felt like this was really sincere and appreciated him doing that which is why I’m writing such a positive review. Lovely people definitely recommend

What an amazing afternoon out! The trip started with an off road experience which was great fun and with lovely guides (Kevin and Abdul). This took us to a bedouin camp where we took in the views and sunset from the top of a mountain - well worth the steps up! They prepared a lovely meal for us there and our hosts and star guide were very knowledgeable teaching us about their lifestyle and answering all our questions. Once it got dark we looked at the stars and the moon - again with lots of interesting information as well as lovely views. Highly recommend this trip.

One of the best experiences that I have ever had in Hurghada. Great and accurate communication. Extremely safe.

A great afternoon out in the desert, meeting the locals and just having fun, great value.

It was an amazing trip with an amazing team specially mr.ahmed our tour guide.