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Sunny with very low humidity.
From April to October, the temperature between 20 and 37 degrees.
From November to March temperatures are between 13 and 26 degrees.
Temperature difference between day and night up to 10 degrees.
Population / Area
Ca. 40 0000 inhabitants.
Sharm el Sheikh is situated on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula on the Red Sea and consists of parts Nabq, Sharks Bay Ras Nasrani with, Naama Bay and Hadaba with Ras Um Sid. The main center is in Naama Bay.
Language is Arabic and English are very widespread..
City / Beaches
The main center is Naama Bay, and one can also visit the Old Market which is the old town of Sharm el Sheikh.
Great beaches, shallow beaches in the center and smaller beaches with bathing jetties at the best snorkeling beaches. Fantastic opportunities for snorkeling and diving.
All hotels have private beach for hotel guests.
It is not allowed to touch the corals or bring the coral out of the country.
Good bus and taxi connection. Agree on the price in advance.
Several hotels offer shuttle service between the hotel and downtown.
Contact reception for times and prices.
Currency / Payment / Tips
ATMs and exchange offices in many of the hotels and downtown.
Egyptian pound is the currency of Egypt. Currency Code EGP.
The ATMs will be only taken out EGP.
NOK 100, - = 96.58 EGP (October 2009).
EGP, EUR and USD can be used.
Limited ability to pay by card.
Tips are voluntary but very common, ca. 10% in restaurants, cleaning personnel in hotels 20-30 EGP 2-3 times per week.
Other tips on property is usually given by leaving an envelope with the desired amount per person at reception on departure.
Low prices at restaurants average price 100, - per person for dinner with drinks for.
Low prices for taxi average price of 40, - depending on distances.
Low prices on local beers and wines, higher prices for imported spirits.
220 V Adapter is not needed.
Good mobile coverage in most places.
Several internet cafes in the city. Also available at many of the hotels at a slightly higher price.
Scandinavian newspapers are not available.
The newspaper The Egyptian Gazette published in English and can be purchased at the center.
Hygiene / Vaccine
Good hygiene in hotels and restaurants. Then there is another bacterial flora in Egypt could stomach problems occur.
No vaccinations are required, but we recommend our guests to consult their doctor regarding vaccination.
Tap water can not be drunk.
Important precautions is good hand hygiene, limited use of air conditioning and avoid ice cold drinks in the heat.
Pharmacy / Doctor / Hospital
Pharmacies in the center.
Physician them associated with each hotel, please contact reception for medical attention.
Hospital at center.
Egypt is a Muslim country and Egyptians are usually conservatively dressed.
The hotels you can dress up as any holiday destination.
Topless sunbathing and swimming is not common