Minister of Transport Kamel al-Wazir stated Tuesday in a phone-in that licenses allowing yachts to enter national waters are currently issued in just 24 hours.
That is in alignment with endeavors to encourage yacht tourism to Egypt.
“Salam City” eastern Port Said is one of four cities that will be constructed on the shores of North Sinai.
Hurghada port received on Saturday the fastest and biggest yacht in the world known by the name “Silver Fast” and owned by the Australian company of Fast.
If you are looking for a short trip, you should visit Ain Sokhna. Almost a two hour drive from Cairo, the town is located 55 km south of Suez.
Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism is working towards enhancing the inflow of tourists to Egypt through an increased attention on yacht tourism.
The Egyptian Navy rescued a tourist yacht with four crew members on board, after fire broke out in it, off the southern coast of the tourist resort city of Hurghada in the Red Sea governorate.
Naval forces rescued nine tourists Friday after their motor launch sank in the Red Sea.