Ras Sudr is an Egyptian city that is not that well known by tourists. Those who are familiar with this town, know that it is famous for kite surfing. Its Red Sea coastline and wind patterns make it ideal for kite surfing. Additionally, visitors from Cairo head to Ras Sudr for a peaceful escape and a break from the busy city. Its many sandy, pristine, and relatively unfrequented beaches make it a wonderful getaway location. Here are the top six things to do in Ras Sudr, to take advantage of all that the city has to offer.
1. Kite surfing
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Kite surfing is practically synonymous with Ras Sudr. Whether you are a seasoned kite surfer, or have never heard the term in your life, you simply cannot spend time in Ras Sudr without kite surfing. If you are a novice, take lessons at KiteBuzz. The Kitebuzz Center is located at the Paradise Hotel, and there are skilled professionals to teach you how to kite surf. Beginners can practice during low tide at the beach, when the winds and waves are gentler. As you become more experienced and adventurous, you can take lessons when the tides are higher and waves pose more of a challenge. Whatever you choose, you are sure to enjoy yourself!
Address: Paradise Hotel & Resort, Qism Abou Sedr, Egypt
Phone Number:+20 1125545616
Avid fishers will be glad to know that the Red Sea has a diverse variety of fish, with some of the fish unique only to the Red Sea. Perhaps you do not fish for sport, and simply would just like to relax after a long day of kite surfing and other water sports. Enjoy floating on the Red Sea - the high salt content of which makes it easier for you and your boat to stay afloat - the year round sunshine, and occasional bird watching. If you do catch fish, it will be delicious with minimal seasoning due to the salinity of the water. Even if you do not catch any fish, chances are that you will still have a pleasant time boating in the Red Sea.
Fishing in the Red Sea
Phone Number: +20 1281000311
Facebook page: Fishing in the Red Sea
The Red Sea coastline in Ras Sudr has thermal winds that are ideal for windsurfing. Take advantage of this and have an amazing time windsurfing. You can rent all the necessary equipment from water sport centers. One popular place is Moon Beach Windsurfing Center. You should be able to find all the necessary equipment there to have a fun and safe windsurfing experience. If you are a beginner or have never windsurfed in your life, Moon Beach Windsurfing Center offers lessons, so you don’t miss out on the fun!
Moonbeach Windsurf Center
Location: Sharm El Sheik Road, Sinai Ras Sudr, Egypt
Facebook page: Moonbeach Windsurfing
4. Aida Rest Café
The Aida Rest Café is well known to regular visitors of Ras Sudr. About one thousand people visit the café per day, so the café has literally thousands of satisfied customers. People come to Aida Rest for the delicious dishes which a range from shawarma to juicy burgers and fries. The café is conveniently located near the popular Masala Beach Resort and is about two minutes away from the beach. Sometimes, tourist go to the café to unwind after an eventful day of water sports and soaking up the sun on the wonderful Red Sea beaches. It is open till late, so you will have plenty of opportunities to pop in for coffee or savor an entire meal. Additionally, this restaurant is family and large group friendly, so you can enjoy good food with great company.
Aida Rest Café
Facebook page: Aida Rest Café
The 20 Knots Kitesurf Camp camping experience is like no other. It offers all the basic essentials for a good camping experience. Tent rentals and other equipment are readily available at the campsite, so you and your friends and family can enjoy sleeping under the stars and swapping stories around a bonfire. However, it is the additional amenities that the camp offers that take your camping experience from simply pleasant to absolutely phenomenal. Scrumptious grilled, fresh sea food is provided along with activities for people of all ages such as painting, carving, surfing, fishing, etc. Head there for a unique camping experience.
20 Knots Kitesurf Camp
Location: Gharandal Village
Phone Number: +20 1063662163
Facebook page: 20 Knots Kitesurf Camp
6. Moon Beach
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Moon Beach is a resort and beach center in Ras Sudr. It has everything you need for a wonderful beach vacation. This desert beach is picturesque with its crystal clear blue waters, palm trees, shrubbery with delightful flowers, and dolphins that occasionally greet swimmers and beachgoers. If you want to spend more time with the dolphins you can rent the proper equipment to sail, surf, or swim with them. There is plenty of food available of cuisines ranging from Egyptian to Turkish to European. The Spreader Bar is also located at the beach. After an activity packed day at the beach, you can head to the bar to relax, sip some refreshing beverages, and discuss the day’s events with friends and family .
Address: 76 Gamet El Dowal El Arabia, Mohandsen, Cairo, Egypt
Website: Moon Beach
Get in the know!
Ras Sudr is not a typical tourist destination. It is mainly people from Cairo who are in the know about this hidden Egyptian gem. They are aware that it is a serene place, perfect for distressing, unwinding, and escaping the busy and hectic city. Follow their example and enjoy a calm and relaxing vacation in Ras Sudr as well!
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