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Holidays to Sharm el Sheikh

Holidays to Sharm el Sheikh

Why Sharm el Sheikh?

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Key Info

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Currency & Cost

The currency used in Sharm el Sheikh is the Egyptian pound.

£10 = 3 bottles of beer, or 2 takeaway meals.


The most commonly spoken language is Arabic.

Local Time

2 hours ahead of UK Time

Hotels in Sharm el Sheikh

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Holiday Types in Sharm El Sheikh

Sharm el Sheikh has something to offer everyone from last minute breaks to family friendly holidays

Things to Do

Whether you're looking for a beach getaway or city break, Sharm el Sheikh has something to offer every discerning traveller

Frequently Asked Questions

You’ll be splashing the Egyptian Pound during your time in Sharm el-Sheikh. You can change your money before you fly, but insiders say you’ll often get a better rate if you exchange your pounds once you touch down. It might be handy to have a bit on you before leaving, though, as Egypt has a pretty strong tipping culture.
You can stay in Sharm el-Sheikh for up to 15 days without a visa, as you’ll receive a free stamp once you arrive. However, if you’re planning on leaving the area or staying for more than 15 days, you’ll need to get a visa – either before you fly or for $25 once you arrive (yep, you need to pay in USD).
The mercury can soar to 40C in summer (June to August) but you can avoid the scorchers by visiting Sharm el-Sheikh in spring or autumn. Temperatures are in the mid-high 20s between March and May and September to early November and it doesn’t tend to rain much. Even in January (the wettest month), you can expect it to be above 20 and for the seas to be balmy.

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Weather In Sharm el Sheikh

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