About DAHAB HOLIDAYS
Dahab is a small resort located 95km Northwest of Sharm El Sheikh (1 hour by road), which is famous for its sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and natural surroundings. It attracts many divers to the waters of the Gulf of Aqaba with its treasured diving spots and infamous blue hole, a bottomless vertical tunnel encrusted with coral. For windsurfing enthusiasts, Dahab is a haven due to its ideal wind conditions. Other activities on offer include horse riding,desert safaris and tennis, all of which are available locally.
When To Go
The climate in Egypt is generally hot all year however it receives most of its visitors during the winter. Travel is possible throughout the year though winter and spring are the most popular times to travel. Cairo and Lower Egypt has cool temperatures however it can sometimes rain lightly but not often, Upper Egypt around Luxor is slightly warmer. The summer can get quite hot and dry with temperatures reaching into 50s; fewer visitors during this season may make it ideal for a less crowded visit in Upper Egypt.
Bedouin Dinner & Star Gazing
fr. £50 per person
Arrive by camel to a village of the desert bedouins. Sit back and relax under the stars; chat with the Bedouin families. Taste the mint tea and sample a local BBQ in true Bedouin style. Shared evening trip (min. 4 pax). Private excursion (please contact our reservation department).
Ras Mohamed “Jewel of the Red Sea”
fr. £58 per person
A visit to Egypt – Dahab / Sharm cannot be completed without a visit to Ras Mohammed National Park it has a spectacular variety of flora and fauna and is a protected conservation area since1983 it is meant to be the top place for snorkelling & diving. Full day shared excursion(min. 4 pax). Private excursion (please contact our reservation department).
Moses Mountain & St Catherine’s
fr. £50 per person
Climb the mountain that Moses is said to have climbed to receive the Ten Commandments. Watch in awe at the amazing sunrise over the Sinai Desert and soak up the atmosphere of one of the oldest religious places in the world. Pick up around 22:30 and get back around 15:00. Shared excursion (min. 4 pax). Private excursion (please contact our reservation department).
St. Catherine's Monastery & Dahab
fr. £38 per person
Visit one of the oldest monasteries in the world, occupied by Greek Orthodox Monks to this day. Visit the site where Moses spoke to God at the chapel of the burning bush. Take lunch before exploring the many shops of Dahab. Full day shared excursion (min. 4 pax). Private excursion (please contact our reservation department).
Jeep Safari to the Coloured Canyon
fr. £45 per person
Travel Off-road over the desert towards the Coloured Canyon, situated about 19 mile from Nuweiba. This narrow gorge gets its name from the pink, brown, green & yellow layers caused by oxidization of minerals. Following lunch in Nuweiba, stop at an oasis to have tea with the Bedouins. Full day shared excursion (min. 4 pax). Private excursion (please contact our reservation department).
Blue Hole Snorkelling
fr. £25 per person
Snorkel over the famous’ Blue Hole” a stunning volcanic area under the Red Sea where you will see some of the best marine life in the world. Full day shared excursion with lunch (min. 4 pax). Private excursion (please contact our reservation department).