At the extremity of Egypt’s international borders, overlooking
Aqaba Gulf lies Taba some 70 km from Nuweba.
It boasts a most exquisite panorama of sea and mountains.
The region is distinguished by its fascinating natural beauty,
clear blue water and abundance of bays which are considered
among the landmarks of this tourist region.
There is also an international airport and lodging facilities.
With it's five star hotels, Taba is a meeting of borders.
It overlooks Jordan, Israel and Saudi Arabia, and Egypt has
major plans for this area as a tourism center.
It currently has good restaurants and beach cafes, and the
border can be crossed on foot, with bus service into Eilat.