Nuweiba is a town with a strong Bedouin influence. It has an inter-net cafe, a number of restaurants, markets, with an array of delicious, fresh produce, supermarkets and offers ample opportunities to purchase Bedouin handicrafts. 

It is from Nuweiba port that boats to Aqaba, Jordan depart. 

The drive itself to Nuweiba offers stunning views of the sea and mountains, as well as a look at the rapid and unbridled development along the coast.