Sharm el Sheikh
in South Sinai Governorate, Egypt

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
27.916 and 34.330 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 27° 54' 56" and E 34° 19' 47"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - EGP
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 08:31 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:53 am and 6:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
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Current travel safety evaluation for Egypt in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,9 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Egypt.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Egypt. Last Update: 2021-05-12 08:23:00

Explore Sharm el Sheikh

Sharm el Sheikh in South Sinai Governorate with it's 12,000 inhabitants is located in Egypt about 238 mi (or 383 km) south-east of Cairo, the country's capital.

Local time in Sharm el Sheikh is now 08:31 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Sharm el Sheikh, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Egypt is Sharm El Sheikh International Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Egypt is Saint Catherine Area in a distance of 49 mi (or 79 km), North-West. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: El-Tor, Hurghada, Aqaba, Ad Disah and Tabuk. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 14th of May 2021

29°C (85 °F)
28°C (83 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 15th of May 2021

30°C (85 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 16th of May 2021

30°C (85 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hyatt Regency Sharm El Sheikh

Address
1,2 mi
THE GARDENS BAY P.O.Box58 EAME
58 South Sinai
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Maritim Jolie Ville Golf & Resort

Address
0,4 mi
Peace Road at Um Marikha Bay, P.O.B
46619 Sharm El Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Maritim Jolie Ville Resort & Casino

Address
0,5 mi
Naama Bay
Sharm El Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sonesta Sharm Resort

Address
0,6 mi
Beach Naama Bay
00000 Sharm El Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


MOVENPICK SHARM EL SHEIKH NAAMA BAY

Address
0,6 mi
Naama Bay
46619 Sharm El-Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Otium Hotel Amphoras

Address
0,7 mi
Om El Seid Cliff
46619 Sharm El Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Novotel Sharm El Sheikh

Address
0,1 mi
Naama Bay
32 SHARM EL SHEIKH
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Sharm El Sheikh Marriott Resort

Address
0,2 mi
Naama Bay, Sharm El Sheikh,
P.O.Box Sharm El Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Stella Di Mare Beach Hotel & Spa

Address
0,8 mi
Ne'ma Bay
18836 Sharm El Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Noria Resort at Naama Bay, Sharm El Sheikh

Address
0,3 mi
Peace Road
. Sharm El Sheikh
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Royal Oasis Resort 4★ Hotel Sharm El Sheikh Egypt

Published: March 14, 2012
Length: 39:05 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: angelonyxcom

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Published: March 14, 2012
Length: 21:55 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: angelonyxcom

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Published: February 15, 2015
Length: 05:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Reece wall

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Falcon Naama Star 3★ Hotel Sharm El Sheikh Egypt

Published: March 14, 2012
Length: 53:50 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: angelonyxcom

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Le Royal Holiday Resort 5* Шарм-Эль-Шейх

Published: December 06, 2014
Length: 42:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Светлана Бусина

Le Royal Holiday Resort 5* Шарм-Эль-Шейх Отличный отель!!!


Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt | Holiday

Published: July 05, 2014
Length: 40:22 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Richard Rowley

Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, June 2014. Holiday with Jade, John and Becky. Defiantly one of the best places I've been on holiday. The staff were very friendly and the food was great. There where...


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Published: June 26, 2014
Length: 44:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Trenta Group

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Published: April 11, 2013
Length: 11:03 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: wolkesieben7


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Published: October 05, 2014
Length: 58:36 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: oldi

"Nicole Saba - Hafdal Ahlam", nagranie dźwiękowe zarządzanie: The Basement Records.


Movenpick hotel's territory overview (Sharm, Naama). Руский, eng

Published: June 05, 2014
Length: 00:51 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Юрий Лебедев

Overview of Movenpick hotel's territory in Sharm El Sheikh (Egypt). Link on big map of hotel - http://domservisa.com/2014/06/04/otzyv-ob-otele-movenpick-5-resort-sharm-el-sheikh-naama-bay/...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Ghazala Gardens hotel

The Ghazala Gardens hotel (فندق غزالة) was a 176-room, four-star establishment in the Naama Bay area of the Egyptian beach resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, on the Sinai Peninsula. Its sister hotel, the Ghazala, is across the street and is substantially larger. On July 23, 2005 at about 01:15 local time a terrorist drove a pickup truck laden with explosives through the glass façade and into the front lobby. Seconds later, the truck exploded, killing a number of people and razing the lobby.

Located at 27.9144, 34.3226 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hotels in Egypt

Ofira Air Battle

The Ofira Air Battle was one of the first air battles of the Yom Kippur War. On 6 October 1973, Egypt launched a massive surprise attack on Israel that included over 200 Egyptian aircraft participating in an opening airstrike. In one of the first engagements near Israeli Air Force Base Ofir at Sharm el-Sheikh, on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula, two Israeli Phantoms engaged 20 Egyptian Air Force MiG-17s and their eight MiG-21 escorts on their way to attack Israeli positions in the area.

Located at 27.9122, 34.3297 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Battles of the Yom Kippur War, Air-to-air combat operations and battles

Sharm International Hospital

Sharm International Hospital in Sharm Elshiekh in Egypt, it serves locals and the Sharm el-Sheikh tourism industry. Recently, the last president of Egypt Hosni Mubarak has been admitted for health problems.

Located at 27.8816, 34.2998 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Hospitals in Egypt, Sharm el-Sheikh

capture of the webcam Sharm el Sheikh: Dive Center, Hotel Helnan

Sharm el Sheikh: Dive Center, Hotel Helnan, Sharm el Sheikh (source)

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
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