Visitors can enjoy all that El-Tur has to offer including the monuments and beaches. There are 6 hotels and other accommodations in the surrounding area. The closest major airport is in Sharm El Sheikh (SSH-Sharm El-Sheikh Intl.), 54.7 mi (88 km) from the city center.
Sightseeing and Staying in El-Tur
Favorite places to visit in the city include Raithu Monastery, El Tur Beach, and Feiran Oasis. Additionally, you can explore the sights and enjoy the activities in the larger area.
As you plan for your vacation to El-Tur, you might not find the perfect accommodation in the city center, but you can choose from 6 lodging options within the bigger area. Listed here are places to stay in the surrounding area:
- Swiss Inn Resort Dahab is located 19.1 mi (30.8 km) from the heart of El-Tur. Guests who stay at this 4-star resort in St. Catherine can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 2 restaurants, along with free WiFi. Our customers like its beach locale and pool.
- Daniela Village St. Katherine is 19.4 mi (31.2 km) from central El-Tur. This 3-star hotel in St. Catherine features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free parking.
- Catherine Plaza Hotel is 19.5 mi (31.4 km) from the center of El-Tur. Guests who stay at this 3-star hotel in St. Catherine can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
In the surrounding area, popular places to visit include Mt. Sinai, located 20.1 mi (32.3 km) from the heart of the city, and Saint Catherine's Monastery, which is 20.5 mi (33 km) away.
Dressing for El-Tur
- Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 80°F during the day and 48°F at night
- From April to June, the average during the day is 93°F, while the average at night is 57°F
- July through September has daytime averages of 94°F with nighttime averages of 69°F
- In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 89°F and nighttime averages of 50°F
- Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 93°F, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 50°F