From the seclusion of this beautiful resort, set amongst lush tropical gardens, with a gentle breeze playing in the trees and the warm sea sparkling, you can see three countries at a glance: Jordan, Saudi Arabia and Israel. Go snorkelling around Red Sea coral reefs or have a go at water skiing at the Hilton Taba Resort and Nelson Village's Aqua Sports Center. Play beach volleyball or gaze at the clear, blue waters of the Red Sea from the Hilton Taba Resort and Nelson Village's private beach. Try your luck on one of the 64 slot machines or relax with a snack at the Hilton Taba Resort and Nelson Village's Stars Casino. Play beach volleyball, swim lengthsin the heated, freshwater pool or enjoy a floodlit tennis match, take a drink at the island bar or sink into the Jacuzzi at the Hilton Taba Resort and Nelson Village. Taba was once a resting town for traders using the caravan route to the Fort of Aqaba in the northern-most edge of the Gulf of Aqaba. For thousands of years, the Sinai Peninsula has attracted pilgrims from around the world and in the last few decades has become a very popular tourist destination due to its weather and great diving sites.Popular tourist attractions include the Monastery at St. Katherine, Mount Moses, the Colored Canyon, Cairo, Petra the Red Rose City in Jordan, Jerusalem, the protected areas of Nabq and Ras Abu Galum, the Pharaoh Island and beautiful diving sites.