From enchanting ancient civilizations to luxury resorts and breathtaking natural wonders, the Red Sea holds a myriad of treasures waiting to be explored. Located between Egypt and Saudi Arabia, this remarkable region offers a unique blend of history, culture, and old-world charm that meets modern-day glamor. Home to glistening desert landscapes, unspoiled historical sites, and a wealth of marine life, the Red Sea stands as a premier yachting destination that promises an unforgettable journey. Thanks to its year-round warm climate, it promises serenity and adventure no matter what time of the year you visit. So why not immerse yourself in a realm of timeless beauty and head out on a luxurious yacht charter across the Red Sea? Here we share our top five places to visit.
Sharm El Sheikh
Nestled on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula, Sharm El Sheikh is a vibrant city known for its luxurious resorts and world-class diving sites. Cruise along the coastline and enjoy the crystal-clear waters teeming with vibrant coral reefs and various marine species. Experience unrivaled diving and snorkeling sites at Ras Mohammed National Park, where you can encounter a multitude of marine species, including vibrant corals, sea turtles, and reef sharks. Explore the vibrant Naama Bay, known for its luxurious hotels, lively nightlife, and bustling promenade filled with high-end shops and fine-dining restaurants.
For a more laid-back and bohemian atmosphere, Dahab is the ideal destination for a short stop on your Red Sea yacht charter. This charming coastal town is famous for its relaxed vibe, world-class windsurfing, and kitesurfing conditions. Explore the Blue Hole, a legendary natural sinkhole with mesmerizing underwater canyons and magnificent marine life. After an exhilarating day in the water, unwind in one of the beachside cafes or indulge in a traditional Bedouin feast under the starry desert sky before having a nightcap on the deck of your yacht.
Situated on Egypt’s mainland, with its golden sandy beaches and vibrant nightlife, Hurghada offers a perfect blend of relaxation and entertainment. Explore Giftun Island, a protected marine reserve renowned for its pristine beaches and exceptional snorkeling opportunities. Swim in the crystal-clear waters and marvel at the kaleidoscopic coral gardens inhabited by tropical fish. Afterward, take the tender ashore and immerse yourself in the local culture by exploring the bustling bazaars and sampling authentic Egyptian cuisine.
El Gouna, also known as the “Venice of the Red Sea,” is a picturesque town with stunning lagoons, waterways, and luxurious resorts. Enjoy a leisurely cruise through the town’s charming canals, admiring the vibrant architecture and lush gardens. Indulge in an afternoon of relaxation on the stunning sandy beaches or try your hand at water sports such as jet skiing and paddleboarding. As the sun sets, savor a delectable meal at one of the waterfront restaurants selected by your crew while gazing at the mesmerizing colors of the sky.
A historic port city on the Saudi Arabian coast, Yanbu offers a fascinating glimpse into the region’s rich history and culture. Marvel at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Old Town Yanbu, with its ancient houses and traditional markets. Visit the Yanbu Fish Market, where local fishermen showcase their catch of the day, providing a true taste of the Red Sea’s culinary offerings. Explore the breathtaking Coral Gardens, where vibrant coral reefs and abundant marine life create a captivating snorkeling experience.
A Red Sea yacht charter unveils a world of timeless beauty, blending history, culture, and breathtaking natural landscapes, one you should not miss out on experiencing.
The Galileo 80 Superyacht: Elevating Luxury with a Helipad
Imagine a life of ultimate luxury, where the open sea becomes your playground, and convenience knows no bounds. One where you can effortlessly access sea and air travel while enjoying the utmost comfort, amenities, and opulence. A superyacht with a helipad provides unparalleled versatility while opening up a world of endless possibilities. With the ability to accommodate helicopters, you can easily access your superyacht from the most remote destinations, bypassing the limitations of traditional ports and airports. Providing this and much more, Galileo 80 from Admiral Yachts is an excellent choice for those looking to traverse the ocean in style while enjoying life outdoors.
With a striking five-deck layout, this steel and aluminum 80-meter superyacht features a sleek profile that harmoniously blends form and function. Currently under construction by Admiral Yachts with a design by the Italian Sea Group, her quick delivery time ensures you will be able to embark on your extraordinary journey as early as the last quarter of 2023.
A verified ocean-going explorer, the prominent helipad situated on her expansive foredeck is one of her main features. Enabling access to the most secluded destinations, the helipad is more than just a landing and taking off. A multifunctional space, it easily transforms into an expansive party space, allowing you to host unforgettable gatherings surrounded by breathtaking ocean views. The helipad becomes the ultimate entertainment hub, from luxurious cocktail parties to intimate celebrations under the starry sky. On the same deck, there is also a spacious main saloon adorned with a tea area, a well-stocked bar, and multiple cozy seating areas, creating an inviting atmosphere for relaxation and socializing. The aft deck houses a gorgeous infinity pool, surrounded by plush sunpads ideal for basking in the sun. A rotating lounge area and a full bar further enhance this outdoor oasis, ensuring you can fully enjoy the panoramic views of the surrounding beauty.
Her luxurious interior design showcases the best of the Italian Sea Group’s in-house teamwork, offering modern and stylish living spaces that can be customized to suit individual tastes and preferences. Enhanced by exquisite gold accents and soaring ceilings measuring 2.35 meters, she exudes an unparalleled sense of grandeur and luxury. Her spacious and open design creates an atmosphere of serenity and tranquility, providing ample room for leisurely moments of relaxation and rejuvenation. Able to comfortably accommodate up to 14 guests in lavish en suite cabins, the Galileo 80 ensures unrivaled comfort and privacy. Another key feature is her owner’s loft which offers a split-level space. Connected to a private lounge with a bar, dedicated gym, and spa, the owner’s loft also features a private balcony with a jacuzzi and stunning forward views, providing a personal oasis of relaxation and tranquility.
Offering a number of extensive guest areas, this includes her main salon, upper salon, dedicated games room, library, and sushi bar, all of which exude a serene and light-filled ambiance. With the option to include a cinema, clinic, and underwater viewing room, the Galileo 80 provides endless entertainment options. Her ample outdoor spaces are on par with her indoors, encompassing a magnificent beach club with a state-of-the-art gym and direct access to the sea, another pool on her upper deck, and an infinity lounge.
Available exclusively for sale through FGI Yacht Group, the Galileo 80 superyacht from Admiral Yachts offers the epitome of luxury, innovation, and indulgence.