|Tennis court rent (1 hour on weekend)||$6.57|
|Taxi 1hour Waiting||$2.31|
|Water bottle (1.5 liter)||$0.42|
|Cinema, international release, 1 seat||$4.20|
|Local cheese (1kg)||$3.53|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$123.10|
|Imported beer at restaurant||$2.10|
|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$307.91|
It lies immediately west of the Gulf of Suez, making it one of the premier tourist destinations in Egypt. The miles-long stretches of beaches in Ain Sukhna anchor its tourism industry. The region is also one of the premier suppliers of petroleum and natural gas in the continent.
A highway connects Ain Sukhna to Cairo. An hour’s drive can already take tourists from the capital city to the town. For those who are in other parts of Egypt and the world, cheap flights to Ain Sukhna are made available, online or through travel sales agents, all throughout the year.
The beaches in Ain Sukhna are known for the fine powdery sand and cool waves. Here, you can enjoy daytime swimming and some water activities like boating and surfing. Of course beach escapades will not be complete without good food. Restaurants in several beach resorts offer casual and fine dining. Some of the must-try desserts in here include falafel cakes, om ali or puffed pastries, jerisha or flavored tart with fermented goat’s milk and umm ali or bread pudding.
There are also historic and spiritual sites that can be found nearby. Sharm el-Sheikh, St. Catherine’s Monastery, St. Paul’s Monastery and Mount Sinai are some of the places that you can visit.
Accommodations range from quaint villas to five star quality. Since becoming an international destination, hotels in Ain Sukhna have been refurbished to offer luxurious spaces. Upscale atmosphere in reasonable rates make Ain Sukhna even more attractive to tourists.
A relaxing retreat by the beach is waiting for you at Ain Sukhna. If you are traveling with family or friends, a side trip to this majestic place is one of the best decisions you could ever make when you are in Egypt. Cheap flights to Ain Sukhna will allow you enjoy the great sceneries and pristine shores of the city without having to spend too much. Sightseeing and historic adventures can be provided by Cairo. But for the remainder of your Egyptian vacation, Ain Sukhna can be the best place to bond with the family or soul search.