Situated offshore from Hurghada, the Giftun Islands provide a place of peace and serenity, where the water is said to be so clear that one can see the bottom more than 150 feet below the surface.
Perfect for those looking to snorkel, dive or beach comb during their Egypt private yacht charter vacation, the Giftun Islands are home to heavenly beach spots such as Mahmya and Orange Bay.
These two islands are Giftun El Kabeer (Big Giftun) and Giftun el Sagheer (Little Giftun).
Relaxed, beautiful and incredibly peaceful, the Giftun Islands are simply the best
One of the top destinations in Hurghada, the uninhabited islands provide charter guests with a magical experience, exploring the magical underwater world and the charming beaches that if you're lucky, you might get all to yourself.
There are a variety of snorkeling spots that will allow you to get closer to marine life, surrounding yourself with pretty corals and vibrantly colored fish. Moreover, the place is wealthy with flocks of dolphins that visitors come especially to visit worldwide.
If you're interested in visiting these uninhabited islands and would like to incorporate a trip into your Egypt yacht charter itinerary, please speak with your preferred yacht charter broker.
To find out more about chartering in the region, check out our in-depth Egypt and the Red Sea yacht charter guide for more information.
Giftun El Saghir,