Cheap flights to Sharm El Sheikh

Finding cheap flights to Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt is quite straight forward as there are many UK airports which fly directly to Sharm el Sheikh International Airport (SSH).  The most popular cities where you can fly to Sharm el Sheikh directly are London, Manchester (MAN), Gatwick (LGW), Birmingham (BHX), Glasgow (all airports), Newcastle (NCL), Edinburgh (EDI), Bristol (BRS),  Stansted (STN), Dublin (DUB), London City (LCY).

Its rising popularity has seen an explosion in the number of cheap flights to Sharm el Sheikh.  The number of passengers which SSH handled in 2007 was 6,424,851 passengers.  This represents a 27% increase on the previous years figures and in 2008 it is forecast to experience similar rises.  Which must be great news for the Egyptian government who have invested a lot of time, effort and money into making this a top tourist destination in Egypt, second only to Cairo and the Pyramids.

From snorkelling and diving the crystal clear deep blue sea to exploring areas of the desert which are mentioned in the bible the resort of Sharm el Sheikh and the surrounding environment has much to offer.  So the curious and adventurous tourists will not be bored, but what about if you just want to chill out and relax and perhaps shop.  Well if Sharm el Sheikh’s beautiful beaches drenched in year round sun, its shopping malls and old style markets, and its traditional Bedouin cafes and sheesha bars doesn’t make you happy save your money and stay at home!

The wealth of things to do and experience in this beautiful part of the Sinai Peninsula means that Sharm el Sheikhs popularity will endure.