Safaga (Luxor, Egypt)

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Safaga cruise port

Africa - Indian Ocean Islands

Local Time
2022-07-04 08:30

min: 80 °F (26 °C) / max: 97 °F (36 °C) 86°F
Wind: 350°/ 5.6 m/s  Gust: 6.6 m/sWind: 350°/ 5.6 m/s  Gust: 6.6 m/sMod. breeze
5.6 m/s
Min / Max Temperature97 °F / 36 °C
80 °F / 27 °C
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Safaga is a Red Sea cruise port in Egypt, not particularly attractive but is the main gateway for ocean cruise ship tourists to Upper Egypt and Nile River Valley. On shore excursions (bus travel across the desert) is reached Luxor (Karnak). A 164 km (102 mi) long paved road connects Safaga to Qena. Port Safaga also connects (via ferries) Egypt with Saudi Arabia (Port Duba).

Safaga (Egypt Red Sea cruise port

Ancient Egyptians called Safaga "Weset", ancient Greeks called it "Thebes". During 18th and 19th dynasties, the city reached its height and its population soared to around 1 million.

Safaga as seaport was founded in 3rd century BC under the name Philotera. Current-day Safaga is a major therapeutic tourism destination for international customers. Local tourism industry specializes mainly in Red Sea scuba diving.

Port Safaga cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Safaga, Luxor, Egypt. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.

16 October, 2022
Cunard Cruises cruise lineQueen Elizabeth
20 October, 2022
TUI Cruises Cruises cruise lineMein Schiff 603:0002:00

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