10 Things To Do In Port Ghalib

10 Things To Do In Port Ghalib

1. Diving

Discover the underwater in the surroundings of Port Ghalib where marine life has not been spoiled and is strongly being preserved. Recline in the stunning Red Sea waters while you’re at Port Ghalib enjoying exciting wrecks, multicolored reefs and abundant marina life that await you. With some of the leading diving professionals worldwide guiding you throughout your expeditions, you will find exactly what you need to dive. Our centers offer children’s scuba activities, a variety of diving courses from beginner’s certificates to more technical diving courses and standard diving packages.port-ghalib-snorkelling

2. Snorkeling

Enjoy an amazing trip across the sparkling waters of the Red Sea. Board your boat and sail to some of the most fabulous snorkeling spots around Port Ghalib. Explore the preserved sea life with some of the most beautiful coral reefs in the Red Sea and magnificent underwater seascapes offering a range of exciting snorkeling experiences.

Snorkeling in Red Sea

3. Desert Discovery

Saddle up comfortably on a camel and feel like a modern day Lawrence of Arabia journeying through the desert. You can also gallop your way on the beach on well-bred horses or simply enjoy a trot around the city. Try a wilder means of transportation with quad bikes and 4×4 safaris. Visit Bedouin villages and camps with dazzling oriental entertainment.


4. Camel Yard

Get Ready to dive deep into the culture of Egypt’s most indigenous tribes, their heritage and their most regarded companion, camels or as Egyptians call them …’Ship of the desert’. Everything there is to see and know about these gorgeous creatures. The Camel Yard, set amidst the golden desert of Marsa Alam, sheds light on the culture, habits, traditions and day-to-day living of Egypt’s most indigenous Bedouin tribes and their most regarded companions, camels. The site features a calendar of events including sports, camel shows and races, festivals and children camps.


5. Sea Scope Submarine

Go on a fantastic excursion under water . You can clearly observe and take pictures of the Red Sea’s most famous corals, fish and amazing marine life. Enjoy the large panoramic windows sitting in your personal swivelling chair and you’ll sure not miss a thing. Sea Scope can accommodate visitors in a safe and air-conditioned area. So get aboard for an unforgettable adventure.


6. Catamaran Cruise

The 5-hour cruise starts at 9:00 in the morning till 14:30 in the afternoon. Ocean Diva is fast, stable and very comfortable . We are sailing with two stops Marsa Mubark and Marsa Elshona where you can swim, snorkel or just relax. Dolphins, dugongo, and turtles are a regular sighting on all of our cruises and add an extra dimension to the Ocean Diva experience.


7. Go Karting

If you feel the need for speed then why not test out the Go Karting at Port Ghalib. Race against your friends or against the clock and experience the thrill of every corner on this 550m track. There are tournaments held daily and the track is child friendly with special karts perfect for children.


8. Keep Fit

If you are into keeping fit then you will find a variety of gyms available at Port Ghalib’s different resorts. If you’re a machine enthusiast, you’ll find the place that suits your needs. If not, hit the jogging trail breaking through the natural scenery of Port Ghalib and get yourself a blood pumping experience every day.


9. Spa and Wellness

Unwind your mind, body and soul at the local spa. Being in one of the most relaxing spots, the local spa at The Palace Port Ghalib Resort is the perfect facility to go after an energetic day. Revel in uncompromising quality and service at a unique and enriching wellness center. Try the diversity of treatment services, detoxifying your body and healing it.


10. Shop Til You Drop

Port Ghalib being an 8 million m² landscape overlooking the red sea and featuring Port Ghalib International Marina, it definitely called for a perfect corniche and shopping area. All along the Port Ghalib peninsula a fascinating Corniche main road works perfectly for jogs, strolls, or relaxing walks. Along half a mile you can enjoy endless options for dining, entertainment and shopping venues and definitely a lively nightlife.


Bonus: 11. Buy A Property

With property prices in Port Ghalib starting from as little as £10,000, owning your dream home in the sun could be more affordable than you ever imaged. If you are looking for something a little more bespoke and designed specifically around your own needs and desires then you can go down the route of purchasing your own plot of land in Port Ghalib and sit down with the architects to create your ideal home. img_9003

About the author: Thomas Yates

After finishing his Business Management degree Tom was looking to join a progressive company where he had the opportunity to have his own ideas listened to and implemented. It was a case of being in the right place at the right time as Rivermead Global were looking at taking somebody on and in 2009 Tom joined the company. If you are looking at buying a property in Egypt or Turkey you have come to the right people. Read our Ultimate Guide To Buying Property In Hurghada