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Egypt's Red Sea Resorts Expand Facilities to Keep up with Demand of Sailors

Yacht enthusiasts planning Egypt holidays will have the choice of two resort townsto moor their vessels after both the Abu Tig Marina in El Gouna and Taba Heights on the eastern coast of Sinai Peninsula have expanded their marina facilities.

Egypt's Red Sea Resorts Expand Facilities to Keep up with Demand of Sailors

Two Red Sea resort towns have been busy expanding their marina facilities to provide the perfect mooring for travellers enjoying Egypt holidays on their yachts. The expanded facilities at both resorts allow sailing enthusiasts to bring vessels of all sizes to the popular Red Sea region during their nautical holidays to Egypt.

Abu Tig Marina is a renowned marina in the Red Sea resort town of El Gouna and after an increasing demand for space by visitors; the marina has recently undergone significant expansions and can now accommodate super yachts. The North Basin of the marina has space for 106 additional yachts ranging from 6 metres to 80 metres.

Sailors mooring their yachts at the Abu Tig Marina will be able to enjoy the facilities of the El Gouna Yacht Club during holidays in Egypt. This club’s main facilities include social activities and events, as well as access to members-only private rooms.

The marina is undergoing new projects to enhance its facilities for visitors including a power boating and sailing school that is recognised by the Royal Yachting Academy, and a new dry storage facility for up to 100 boats. The channel will also be dredged in order to improve access for vessels from the Red Sea.

El Gouna is a beautiful tourist destination in Egypt that boasts tranquil lagoons, scattered islands and ten kilometres of golden sandy beach. As one of Egypt’s most eco-friendly and sustainable resorts, El Gouna features award-winning architecture and a wide collection of luxury hotels and resorts.

Yachting fans taking holidays in Taba Heights will be able to take advantage of the Taba Heights Marina which was the first official port of entry into the area and is situated on the eastern coast of the Sinai Peninsula.

The Taba Heights Marina has capacity for 50 yachts and 11,500 square-metres of surface water area and visitors taking Egypt holidays will benefit from direct access into the Gulf of Aqaba as well as access to secure moorings.

Travellers will be able to enjoy spectacular views overlooking four countries during luxury holidays in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Israel. The convenient location of the marina allows tourists to take day trips to Petra and the Dead Sea.

Taba Heights is located amongst beautiful surroundings comprising azure ocean waters with coral reefs, desert terrain and the Holy Mountains. The popular tourist resort features several upscale Egypt hotels and beachfront resorts, award-winning golf courses, and fantastic conditions for scuba diving and snorkelling.

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