Popular for its year-round heat and abundance of adventurous activities, Sharm el Sheikh has lots to offer. There are countless sandy beaches to discover and you’ll be able to try out a host of exciting water sports at places like Naama Bay. The warm waters and vibrant coral reefs make Sharm el Sheikh one of the best destinations for diving. Ras Muhammad National Park is a great place to discover what lies beneath the surface. It’s one of the most famous diving sites in the world and is teeming with marine life. Experience the city’s culture by exploring the Old Town. This is the place to go to sample Egyptian street food and indulge in a spot of souvenir shopping. If you want to venture further, you can book a day trip. St. Catherine's Monastery—a UNESCO World Heritage Site— is a must see for history buffs and lies in a dramatic desert setting. The iconic Pyramids of Giza are also well worth a visit and you can tick this off your bucket list with a day trip to Cairo. If you’re looking for an active holiday, there’s plenty to keep you entertained. Take the plunge at the family-friendly Cleo Park water park, feel the rush on Egypt’s biggest racetrack at Ghibli Raceway or cool off on the ice rink at Soho Square.