Ain Sokhna Vacations
Ain Sokhna is situated 70 miles (113 kilometers) southeast of Cairo, the country's capital.
While it can be tempting to limit yourself to just the local sights while visiting Ain Sokhna, keep in mind that Red Sea Coast's treasure-trove of scenic delights lie just beyond your doorstep. While in the region, visit the Monastery of St. Anthony and Monastery of St. Paul in Ain Sokhna, about less than 1 mile (1. 6 kilometers) to the south of Ain Sokhna.
Red Sea Coast is renowned for its ruins; these are fascinating windows into the area's rich history. The area around Ain Sokhna has been graced with some beautiful monasteries, sure to inspire all visitors regardless of color, culture or creed.
If you're not one to go on holiday simply to relax by the pool all day, the Ain Sokhna area offers plenty of outdoor-adventure pursuits such as quad biking and hiking. If you love to take it easy while you are on a holiday, Red Sea Coast has some great options for you, such as beach combing and bird watching.
For those who intend on arriving and departing by air, take into account that the closest major airport is Cairo International Airport, 65 miles (105 kilometers) to the northwest of Ain Sokhna.