High on many people’s travel bucket lists thanks to its food, history, diving and beaches, Egypt comes into its own at this time of year when European sunshine destinations lose the heat.
We’ve scoured the internet to find the best deals and we found all-inclusive holidays from £45pp a night this winter.
Egypt is home to the pyramids, hot weather, bargain prices and plenty of culture.
One of the busiest tourist locations in Egypt is Hurghada, and it’s not hard to see why, as it has endless miles of beaches, coral reefs to explore, and a lively town centre.
Hurghada is the second largest city on the Red Sea and has its own international airport.
The cheapest deal we’ve found comes from easyJet Holidays, with week-long stays at 5* Stella Gardens Resort & Spa available from £442pp on an all-inclusive basis.
The deal works out at £63pp a night.
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The same hotel can also be booked for seven nights from £593pp (£84pppn).
Sharm el Sheikh is a year-round holiday haven, thanks to its prime location on the subtropical Red Sea, surrounded by the Sinai desert and scorched by the North African heat.
The biggest bargain we’ve found is at 4* Xperience St. Georges Homestay on November 29.
The deal includes seven-night stays on an all-inclusive basis from £320pp – which works out at just £45pp a night.
Here are the best deals we’ve found for holidays to Sharm El Sheikh this winter:
- 7 nights all-inclusive at Reef Oasis Blue Bay Resort and Spa, departing January 5 – from £752pp
- 7 nights all-inclusive at Coral Sea Water World, departing January 19 – from £697pp
- 5 nights all-inclusive at Aurora Oriental Resort, departing January 21 – from £408pp
- 7 nights all-inclusive at Rixos Premium Seagate Hotel departing January 10 – from £664pp
- 7 nights all-inclusive at Pyramisa Beach Resort, departing January 2 – from £445pp
Prices are based on two adults travelling together and sharing accommodation on an all-inclusive basis.
It’s always worth checking prices between holiday companies before booking, as different companies may offer different perks.
For a different winter holiday, you could see the Northern lights with a Jet2 Iceland holiday from £472pp.
You could also see Europe’s best Christmas markets from £39.50pp a night.
Alternatively, for a relaxing staycation, Parkdean Resorts has hot tub breaks from £23pp a night.