Hurghada is an exciting and vibrant holiday destination suitable for kitesurfers & windsurfers of all ages and can be found on the western side of Egypt's Red Sea Riviera. Hurghada was originally just a small fishing village but since the 1980s has been continually enlarged by Egyptian and foreign investors and now stretches over 30km to become the leading coastal resort on the Red Sea but still keeping its natural and historic charm.
Hurghada is known for its stunning coral reefs and turquoise waters which means it’s a very popular choice for kitesurfing, windsurfing & other water based activities. Away from the beach, this vibrant town throws up surprises around every corner. El Daha, the old town, is veined with a warren of narrow streets. There’s a mosque here, a bazaar there, giving you a strong flavour of Egypt as it has been for centuries. For more modern tastes, check out the first-rate selection of shops, the nearby marina and upmarket restaurants facing out onto the luxury yachts moored in the water. Enjoy a 45 minute boat ride to visit Giftun Island which is a castaway’s paradise with white sand beaches and snorkel-friendly water. If you are seeking out nightlife, then you will find plenty in Hurghada, there are various nightclubs, bars and pubs. All Flights will land at the international airport which is located just a short transfer from the majority of the popular hotels. The flight time from the UK is approx. 5 hours. The weather is warm all year round with average temperatures throughout the year being well into the 30's and even at night the temperature stays warm. Hurghada has wind throughout the year the summer months being some of the best for kitesurfing. The hottest months are July and August and the coolest being January and February but the sea temperature is also warm throughout the year so its a great destination all year round.
Hurghada has grown into one of the most popular kiting destinations. The spot boasts all round qualities, constant cross shore winds from the left, with shallow water areas close to the sandy islands and windsurfers and kiters have plenty of space on the water. The year round wind and sun just add to the appeal of going to Hurghada.
Located close to the top spot of Magawish islands, the windsurf and kitesurf centre provides an ideal freeride spot in Hurghada.