On the National Park of Giftun
Island in the Red Sea was founded Mahmya which is an eco-tourist
destination. There are trips organized to Mahmya where
accommodations are available on the island. All are at open air,
sleep places and bathroom giving a view on the fantastic Red Sea
with its blue sea. Mahmya means for the Egyptian “protected”.
While visiting the National Park at Mahmya there are rules to be
respected as not removing, touching or breaking corals and
shells, in protected areas, fishing and spear fishing is
strictly forbidden, it is forbidden to dump rubbish or waste in
water. At Mahmya there is also water activities proposed to the
visitors as snorkelling, Aqua Park, sea spi. Mahmya is a place
to relax, to forget all stress and spend a nice fantastic in
family. There is restaurants and bars at Mahmya for those having
a small hunger. Giftun Island is also a place where lot of
Egyptian like to spend their vacations.