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Swap sightseeing on land for sightseeing underwater by going on a snorkeling adventure at Mahmya Island.

Spend the day enjoying Mahmya beach on Giftun Island. Enjoy the beautiful beach and snorkeling on beautiful reefs on an island an hour from the mainland. A free Wi-Fi available in the Lounge Area on Mahmya Island with Aqua Trampoline for Kids.

8 hours
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Your Hotel in Hurghada
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Why you'll love this trip

  • Mahmya Island gives you the feeling of having arrived in paradise. A white sandy beach and turquoise water take you to a different world

  • The island of Mahmya near Hurghada is a paradise haven with a wonderfully soft sandy beach and crystal clear water. The beach is considered an oasis that is waiting to be explored by you

  • Enjoy the ultimate day of convenience where everything is organized for you—from door-to-door transport to having a restaurant lunch included

  • You won’t have to worry about bringing bulky equipment with you as snorkeling kit rental is included. See coral reef, colorful fish, and get time to relax at a beautiful beach

  • Take a short boat ride to Mahmya Island for a snorkeling adventure

  • Enjoy a tasty lunch at the island’s restaurant after your snorkeling trip

  • Hassle-free tour with hotel pickup and drop-off included



Book Nile Cruises representative will pick you up from your resort in Hurghada to take you for an awesome day trip to Mahmya boarding one of two Mahmya boats, and sail for around one hour to the island.

Mahmya Beach is on the southern shores of the Giftun Island National Park off the coast of Hurghada. Mahmya in Arabic means  "Protected  Area". To protect the coral reef and its marine inhabitants, the boats moor at buoys off the pristine bay, and you will be taken to the shore by smaller boats.

Once you have landed on the island, you are free to snorkel on the impressive coral heads scattered in the clear lagoon, have a walk along the sandy beach, take on other guests at beach volleyball, or just relax on the pure white beach. A free Wi-Fi available in the Lounge Area on Mahmya Island with Aqua Trampoline for Kids.

Enjoy lunch at the restaurant, with seafood and Italian specialties, and later in the day you can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Finally you will sail back from Mahmya Island to the marina where you will be met and assisted then transferred to your hotel in Hurghada for free time at leisure and peaceful overnight stay.



  • Pick up service & return to your hotel
  • All transfers from and to your hotel
  • Cruise yacht ticket and fees
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Lunch served at the Island Restaurant
  • Bottled water and soft drink
  • Snorkeling guide assistance
  • Service charges and taxes included in the price


  • Extra of Personal  nature.
  • Tipping.