When you rent a car to get around Hurghada, you can get to the many attractions in this area. Hurghada is a city in Egypt's Red Sea Governate. This Red Sea coastal city is a leading tourist destination. It is the country's third largest city after Suez and Ismalia. One popular pastime along the beaches is diving to explore the underwater marine life. Other water sports like fishing, snorkeling and surfing are also popular. You can also just lie back and take in the sun in between ocean swimming sessions. Hurghada is also a popular base for day trips. From Hurghada, you can take trips to other cities and see more of the country. For instance, you can take a day trip from Hurghada to the capital city of Cairo for a sight of the world famous pyramids. You can also go from Hurghada to Luxor where you can see sights like the Valley of the Kings. Your Sixt car can also take you to desert excursion sites.