If you’d prefer to travel under your own steam around Marsa Alam, car hire is a holiday extra well worth considering.
While car rental in Marsa Alam may be an added expense you hadn’t accounted for, there are undoubted benefits in renting a car.
For a start, you’ll avoid crowded transfers to and from the airport and the annoying scrambles for luggage when you reach your destination. You’ll also have added freedom to explore the local area at the drop of a hat. If you hire a jeep or 4x4 vehicle, you’ll even have the opportunity to discover the rugged desert terrain surrounding the resort.