Naama Bay is the central resort of the famous Sharm el Sheikh region at the tip of the Sinai peninsula. Best known for a beautiful pedestrian promenade along the beachfront, Naama Bay Egypt is home to many restaurants, shops, hotels, and centers to arrange scuba diving. Just six miles from Sharm el Sheikh airport, this destination is easily accessible during any Egypt vacation.
During the 1980s this coastline was composed of small fishing villages, but the unparalleled opportunities for scuba diving have put Naamba Bay on the tourist map. The most popular attraction to the area is the tropical coral reefs and shipwrecks for scuba divers to explore. Naama Bay in Sharm el Sheikh is ideal for both families and couples on a honeymoon or other romantic getaway, and it has a range of accommodation options for the luxury and budget market. A hotel in Naama Bay is an affordable option for people looking to travel beyond popular beach destinations in Europe.
While at your hotel in Naama Bay, you'll often find excellent nightlife, where bars and restaurants feature local music and dancing, though there are many more dive centers than bars in Naama Bay. The tropical fish and coral reefs offer endless entertainment to diving enthusiasts. The nearby Ras Mohammed Marine Park offers an alternative for scuba diving as well. Many visitors choose to hire a boat for dives, and local experts can show you sites of shipwrecks and spots known for having a variety of fish and other sea life.
The year-round sunny weather provides a temptation for winter travelers to this Red Sea beach destination. Naama Bay in Sharm el Sheikh is also a great starting point to explore other places of historical interest in Egypt. From a cruise along the Nile River to an excursion to the ancient town of Luxor, you can easily fit a bit of history into your beach holiday if you choose.