El Gouna, the cream of the crop and a self contained community.
There are three main areas in El Gouna, Downtown, Tamr Henna Square and the Abu Tig Marina.
El Gouna specializes in water-sports activities, including scuba diving, windsurfing, kitesurfing, waterskiing, parasailing and snorkeling as it boosts with several beaches including Zeytuna Beach located on its own island, Mangroovy Beach, Moods Beach and other hotel beaches. A well-designed network of canals that allows most of the houses to enjoy a private beachfront, even hundreds of meters inland and most of these canals are crossed by small stone bridges.
There are 18 hotels, totalling to 2,895 rooms and ranging from three-star to five stars rates and some of which were designed by a renowned American architect. This is in addition to a six-star hotel located next to the Abu Tig Marina Extension.