A historical holiday of castles and legends, in South Sinai. Visit this citadel on Pharaohs Island which is just off the coast of Taba, South Sinai. The island is surrounded by beautiful coral gardens. www.vantage-travels.com
Pharaoh's Island, Coral Island (BiblePlaces.com) The Island Coral Island has many names including Jezeirat Faraun (Pharaoh’s Island) and Isle de Graye. Some believe that it is biblical Ezion Geber. The island is 7 miles (11 km) south of Eilat in Egyptian waters. The waters between the island and the Sinai mainland are a natural anchorage, protecting ships from the rough storms on the Gulf. The breakwater here was created by silt from Wadi Jereya.