Hurghada has warm weather that hovers round 30ºC most of the year. Hurgada is very famous and popular for its water sports activities like scuba diving and snorkeling. Due to its dry and calm weather, a lot of its resorts offer in-house water parks for its guests. Water activities also available in Sharm El Naga A village, around 40 km (25 mi) south of Hurghada. Its beach contains a beautiful reef cliff. Al-Mahmya A tourist beachfront camp on the protected Giftun island, 45 minutes by boat from Hurghada where most of the hotels offer this trip to their guests. Resorts near Hurgada or considerably an extension to it like El Gouna, Makkadi Bay, Sahl Hashish and Soma Bay. Sahl Hashish and Makkadi Bay, the new resort extension to the south of Hurgada, It is a resort area with various hotels like Hilton, Azur, Jaz, Iberotel ElGouna is about 25 km north of Hurghada. It consists of several islands separated by channels and connected by bridges. Besides 14 hotels and 3 marinas, It is built on 10 km of beachfront and has unique and diverse architecture. ElGouna provides diving and water sports centers, horse stables, an 18-hole golf course designed by Gene Bates with a unique aqua driving range, go-karting, shopping arcades, bazaars, a wide selection of restaurants and bars, night clubs, an internet cafe, banks, many ATMs, pharmacies, international school, a nursery, a library, post office, and a private hospital. It's a city by its own Soma Bay Soma Bay A tourist resort situated 45 km (28 mi) south of Hurghada, with various hotels like Sheraton, Kempinski & Caribbean World Resort.