Red Sea resorts are becoming more accessible for guests from Russia. In October 2018, the authorities of Egypt and the Russian Federation agreed to open direct charter flights. Flights from Moscow to Cairo and back have been resumed since April this year. You can spend your winter holidays in Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh today. At what price an air ticket to Egypt will cost, how to buy it. options for staying in the Land of the Pyramids – a hotel or your own apartment on the coast, which is more profitable and more convenient?
Can you buy a ticket to Egypt?
Despite the termination of the sale of tours to Egypt, entry into the country for Russian citizens is not limited. In 2017, more than 100 thousand travelers independently rested in the country. It is not necessary to purchase a ticket. It is enough to book a hotel for the entire period of your stay in the country or buy a studio apartment. How much are the tickets for today and what are the route options to the Red Sea resorts?
The most popular for October 2018 are transit flights to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh via Turkey. The flights are operated by Pegasus and Turkish Airlines. You can choose a profitable and convenient flight yourself, using the price calendar.
The cost of air tickets to the resorts of Egypt is constantly changing. The flight will be approximately 11,600 rubles in October, 9,500 rubles in November. The most favorable prices remain in December – from 7,900 rubles. in the direction Moscow – Hurghada with a change in the city of Istanbul, Turkey. Transit is 4-5 hours, which can be spent in the comfortable Airport Lounge with Wi-Fi and buffet.
To the resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, the prices for air tickets are slightly higher and range from 10,000 rubles. in the direction from Moscow to Egypt.
You can read about the opening of direct charters to Egypt here: Charters from Russia to Egypt will open in October 2018. While there are no flights to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh in the flight schedule, it remains to provide technical equipment for their launch.
Flights from Moscow to Egypt
You can get from Moscow to Cairo by Aeroflot aircraft from the Russian side or EgyptAir from the Egyptian side. If you plan to fly from Moscow to Egypt, the ticket will cost about 8,100 rubles. You will also need to get from Cairo to the resorts – by plane, regular bus or taxi. Cheap flights to Egypt for today for December 2018, the price starts from 9 500 rubles.
How to do this, you can find out with a personal consultation from our expert on Egypt – Vera Vladi, by making a request by mail or by calling on Skype, indicated in the form below. Flights from Moscow to Egypt are on free sale.
A hotel or your own studio in Egypt – which is more profitable?
When planning an independent trip, you should book a hotel, rent or purchase an apartment in Egypt.
How much will a hotel in Egypt cost, how to book?
To book a hotel in Hurghada, if you have purchased air tickets to Egypt, you can use the Booking.com service. The price of a night depends on the category of the hotel and its location. The cost starts from 700 rubles. per night. Before booking, it is advisable to familiarize yourself with the guest reviews about the quality of service and services. Most hotels in Egypt only offer breakfast, so accommodation should be based on meals. It will be more interesting because you can visit local McDonald’s, KFC, cafes and restaurants at the resorts, try seafood.
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Example of booking a hotel in Hurghada for November 2018:
The lowest price for November 2018 will be 459 rubles. per room in a hotel in Hurghada per night:
You can choose a hotel in the form below:
How much does it cost to rent a studio in Hurghada?
Alternatively, you can consider renting apartments in the Hurghada swimming pool apartment buildings. The price starts from 750 rubles. per night. Apartments are presented on the Booking.com service. You can also contact the real estate agency in Hurghada Sea Home Estate Real estate by the sea by phone: +8 964 276 85 36 (Viber, Vatsap), in Egypt – +20 115 005 2372.
Available housing options in Hurghada:
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Own apartment in Hurghada from $ 8,000
Whether wintering in Egypt or spending the whole year, you can buy a studio apartment in Hurghada. The cost of apartments with a swimming pool in the tourist center starts at $ 8,500. Direct sales from a developer in Egypt without commission, payment by installments for a year or more. You can buy an apartment on the first line with sea views and a private beach!
During your absence, it is possible to rent out the studio, earnings will be from $ 150 per month / day, depending on the level of the property.
You can familiarize yourself with the available options on the website: Sea Home Estate in Hurghada. Send your wishes to firstname.lastname@example.org and our experts in real estate in Egypt will answer you.
Charters to Hurghada
In order not to wait for air tickets Moscow – Egypt for a direct flight, you can organize a vacation in a sunny country on your own today. We are ready to plan your travel itinerary, pom o buy a plane ticket, accommodation in Egypt.
An example of the cost of a full trip from Moscow to Sharm el-Sheikh, taking into account air tickets to Egypt and accommodation, you can see here.
When planning an independent trip, you should consider the following points:
The passport must be valid 6 months from the date of arrival in Egypt. If necessary, it can be changed at the Consulate General of the Russian Federation in Hurghada.
The visa must be purchased at the airport of arrival, its cost is $ 25. Valid for 1 month. Extension up to 6 months is carried out at the Migration Control Authority in Hurghada or Sharm El Sheikh.
Insurance for unforeseen events must be obtained at home. This can be done both in the offices of companies and online. In case of purchasing a tour, the policy is included in the cost of services for the traveler.
For all questions, you can contact our specialists by mail: email@example.com.
Flights to Egypt are on sale. You can fly to the capital Cairo from Moscow at a price of 9,500 rubles. The situation with direct charters is at the stage of coordinating the flight program. The heads of Russia and Egypt agreed on this at the international uniform. Flights are scheduled to open in October 2018. It is expected that the Russians will be able to spend the winter season in Egyptian resorts on organized tours.