Safaga Port This southern Red Sea port is far from the sights of the Nile Delta and Cairo that Egypt’s other ports service. however, it is the only port of call in Egypt that provides visitors access to the sights of ancient Upper Egypt. Both Aswan and Luxor are accessible by day trips from Safaga Port. Luxor is the city that has the greatest concentration of Ancient Egyptian monuments in the country, earning the nickname, “The Largest Outdoor Museum in the World”. Aswan city allows visitors from Safaga Port to access the most amazing sights from the ancient history of Egypt, as well as the unique Nubian culture of Egypt’s south.