There are a variety of things to do in the Sharm el-Sheikh area. Travelers will be able to take tours of nearby attractions in the water and in the desert.
A tour of Aqua Park will help travelers cool off on a hot day. This water park has 32 water slides. Twelve of these are designed for children. Park visitors can swim in pools or float on a river.
Visitors who take a tour to Ras Mohamed National Park can go snorkeling among coral reefs. Marine fossils can be seen in the land area of the park.
Coral reefs are one of the sights on a Glass Bottom Boat excursion. Travelers who take this ride can also see colorful fish through the boat's glass bottom. Those who wish can go snorkeling on this tour.
One of the tours that will take visitors into the desert is a visit to the Monastery of St. Catherine at Mount Sinai. Artwork from the sixth century is on display in the monastery. Religious tradition recognizes Mount Sinai as the place where Moses received the Ten Commandments.
Another desert tour gives visitors an opportunity to take a camel ride. Tour participants can ride a camel, a dromedary or an Arabian horse. A tea with Bedouin natives is part of this tour.