As we always seem to be highlighting the bad and what concerns us, we should also applaud those who are working to make things easier for us. The Ministry of Tourism just advised most hotels in Hurghada to lower their prices so that it can be affordable for the locals to go and enjoy the Mid-year vacation without having to sell a kidney!
The Director of Contracts at a tourism company in Hurghada Mahmoud Arafa said that the reduction rate for domestic tourism ranges from 15 to 25 percent.
Reservation prices start from LE1,200 for a double room for comprehensive accommodation and children are free of charge up to 12 years.
This comes in an effort to compensate for the decline in foreign tourism from Europe and Russia, amid precautionary measures to protect guests and workers from the coronavirus.
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