El Gouna is an Egyptian tourist resort, owned by Samih Sawiris and developed by Orascom Hotels and Development, dating from 1989. It is located on the Red sea, so if you are looking for a place to laze on a beach, cushioned from the chaos of Egyptian life, you will definitely enjoy your time here. Was largely built form the ground up during the 1990.this self contained resort town is largely frequented by Egypt’s famous and rich, and increasingly with westerners packages tour s. boasting more than a dozen hotels, several gulf courses , countless shopping malls and casinos .
Most of the action in El Gouna takes place within the resorts. If you do feel the need to venture out, you can take one of the shuttle buses that connect the various hotels to the central down town area where you will find a cluster of banks, several dive centers, supermarkets, shops and restaurant.