is a city in eastern Egypt, located on the Red Sea coast. Populated for approximately 5,000 years, its ancient name was Myos Hormos. El Qoseir is located 138 kilometers south of Hurghada, 130 km north of Marsa Alam and 68 km north of the Marsa Alam International Airport. In 1986, its population was approximately 20,000. Today, the population of El Qoseir is around 50,000.