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Best Cities to Visit in Egypt 2020

Best Cities to Visit in Egypt 2020

Best Cities to Visit in Egypt 2020

The Must be Visited Cities in Egypt | Egypt Tourist Cities
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Knowing the must be visited cities in Egypt will ease your quest to enjoy your vacation according to your needs and interests for the purpose of spending an unforgettable holiday in Egypt. Egypt has natural and cultural characteristics that makes it one of the most important tourism countries in the world, the most important of which is the location of Egypt in the middle of the world, the temperate climate, rich culture, the beauty of nature, the ancient history and the museums that preserve the monuments of ancient Egyptian and the spread of tourist villages. Egypt also has all types of tourism that a tourist might wish to practice.

Best Cities in Egypt to Be Visited

We will talk about the must be visited cities in Egypt which is basic to all travelers starting with Cairo the capital of Egypt:

1. Cairo City – the Capital of Egypt

Cairo is a wonderful city where you can find many cultural, historical, religious and recreational places to visit. it has many wonderful hotels, which vary according to their majesty, level of service and even prices.

Best Tourist Attractions in Cairo:


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2 St Virgin Mary Church
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3 St George Church
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4 Gates of Cairo
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5 The Royal Mummy Room in the Egyptian Museum
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6 Bayt Al-Suhaymi
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7 Bent Pyramid
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8 Ben Ezra Synagogue
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9  The Grand Egyptian Museum
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10 Muizz Street
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11 Al Rifai Mosque
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12 Al-Azhar Mosque
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13 Mosque of Amr Ibn Al-Aas
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14 Abu Serga Church
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15 Ibn Tulun Mosque
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16 The Hanging Church
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17 Sultan Hassan Mosque
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18 The Great Pyramid
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19 The Great Sphinx
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20 Saqqara Step Pyramid
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21 Salah El Din Citadel
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22 Giza Pyramids Complex
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23 Muhammad Ali Mosque
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24 Memphis City
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25 Khan El Khalili Bazaar
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26 The Egyptian Museum
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2. Alexandria – the Bride of the Mediterranean

Alexandria is the second capital of Egypt after Cairo and one of the most beautiful cities of Egypt in the Mediterranean basin, this city is lively and includes many important landmarks:

Best Tourist Attractions in Alexandria:


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2 Pompey's Pillar
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3 Qaitbay Citadel
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4 The Catacombs of Kom El Shuqqafa
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5 Alexandria Library
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3. Luxor – Thebes City

The Pharaohs left many monuments in Luxor, which gives the city an atmosphere of majesty and splendor. It has a large number of temples and monuments. Luxor is characterized by the beauty of its buildings and the existence of commercial markets for souvenirs, which include antiques, that tourists cherish as a reminder of this amazing place.

Best Tourist Attractions in Luxor:


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2 Esna Temple
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3 Valley of the Queens
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4 Valley of the Nobles
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5 Dendera Temple Complex
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6 Abydos Temple
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7 Luxor Museum
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8 Colossi of Memnon
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9 Queen Hatshepsut Temple
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10 Valley of the Kings
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11 Luxor Temple
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12 Karnak Temple
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4. Aswan – Nubian City

Aswan is located at the southern gate of Egypt and is located on the eastern bank of the Nile. Aswan is characterized by its dry atmosphere and the scarcity of rain. Therefore, there are Nubian houses built by hand in a very attractive form. Aswan has many tourist attractions and contains many temples and tourist areas, It has many handicrafts and porcelain industry, it will be awesome to enjoy a Nile cruise holiday between Luxor and Aswan visiting the majestic landmarks along the Nile Valley.

Best Tourist Attractions in Aswan:


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2 The Nubian Museum
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3 Philae Temple Relocation Process
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4 Abu Simbel Sun Festival
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5 The Unfinished Obelisk
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6 Aswan High Dam
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7 Philae Temple
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8 Kom Ombo Temple
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9 Edfu Temple
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10 Abu Simbel Temple
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5. Hurghada Red Sea

One of the most beautiful tourist areas in Egypt has a variety of tourist features, which include monuments, resorts, gardens, markets and various tourist activities which makes it an ideal destination for a family holiday, youth holidays and especially honeymoon holidays.

Things to do in Hurghada:

Visit Jeffton Island which has about 14 dive sites and wonderful natural features, El Gouna, Sahl Hasheesh, you can enjoy also a Bedouin BBQ in the Egyptian Desert during safari tours, also snorkeling and diving in the Red Sea, which is one of the best Hurghada excursions and more…

6.Sharm El Sheikh

Sharm El Sheikh is one of the most famous Egypt destinations and the most beautiful tourist resorts in the world, providing visitors with everything they need for vacation and relaxation, as it is one of the best parts of the world for scuba diving, snorkeling, and other water sports, the city also includes a wonderful dessert, popular markets a, traditional hotels, Eastern and Western restaurants, and resorts.

Things Can’t be Miss in Sharm El Sheikh:

Ne’ema bay has a long walkway overlooking the Red Sea, Desert Safari Trip, the magical show of One Thousand and One Nights that presents the history of Pharaonic Egypt and the nature of its civilization spanning thousands of years.

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General Tips:

The currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.

Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.

Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.

Try “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, and “Koshary”.

Buy a local SIM card so you can call anyone you want.

Quality Measures:

Professional Egyptologist Tour Guides.

Modern Air-Conditioned Vehicles.

All Accommodations at 5* Hotels and Cruises.

Entrance Fees to All Sites that Mentioned at the Itinerary.

No Hidden Charges or Taxes.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ):

The entire country of Egypt deserve to be seen with its every heavenly detail but there are places that must be seen such as the breathtaking Hurghada's red sea, The wonders of Cairo the pyramids of Giza, the great sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili, the wonders of Luxor like Valley of the Kings, Karnak and Hatshepsut temple and the wonders of Aswan like Abu Simbel temples, Philea temple, Unfinished obelisk and The Wonders of Alexandria like Qaitbat Citadel, Pompey's Pillar and Alexandria Library. Read More About the Best Places to Visit in Egypt

If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries, have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD in cash, as for the E-Visa for 30 day you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could also be one of the lucky ones who can obtain a free visa for 90 days. Read More About Egypt Travel Visa.

Egypt has a variety of delicious cuisines but we recommend “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, Mulukhiya, “Koshary”, a traditional Egyptian pasta dish, and Kebab & Kofta, the Egyptian traditional meat dish.

The best time to travel to Egypt is during the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical accompanied by a magical atmosphere of warm weather with a winter breeze. You will be notified in the week of your trip if the weather is unsafe and if any changes have been made.

You should pack everything you could ever need and but in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.

We have been creating the finest vacations for more than 10 years around the most majestic destinations in Egypt. Our staff consists of the best operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort make you have the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time consultants to fit your every possible need during your vacation. It doesn't go without saying that your safety and comfort are our main concern priority and all of our resources will be directed to provide the best atmosphere until you return home.

You will feel safe in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is quite peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt. Read More

Wear whatever feels right and comfortable. It is advised to wear something light, sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the terrain of Egypt.

The best activity is by far boarding a Nile Cruise between Luxor and Aswan or Vise Versa. Witness the beauty of Egypt from a hot balloon or a plane and try all the delicious Egyptian cuisines and drinks plus shopping in old Cairo. Explore the allure and wonders of the red sea in the magical city resorts of Egypt like Hurghada and many more by diving and snorkeling in the marine life or Hurghada. Behold the mesmerizing western desert by a safari trip under the heavenly Egyptian skies.

There are a lot of public holidays in Egypt too many to count either religious or nation, the most important festivals are the holy month of Ramadan which ends with Eid Al Fitr, Christmas and new years eve. Read More

Egypt is considered to be one of the most liberal Islamic countries but it has become a little bit conservative in the last couple of decades so it is advised to avoid showing your chest, shoulders or legs below the knees.

Arabic is the official language and Most Egyptians, who live in the cities, speak or understand English or at least some English words or phrases. Fewer Egyptians can speak French, Italian, Spanish, and German. Professional tour guides, who work in the tourism sector, are equipped to handle visitors who cannot speak Arabic and they will speak enough English and other languages to fulfill the needs of all our clients.

The fastest way is a car, of course, a taxi. If you are in Cairo ride a white taxi to move faster or you could board the fastest way of transportation in Egypt metro if the roads are in rush hour.

The temperature in Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c. Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 °C in the wintertime to 23 °C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 °C in the wintertime to 32 °C in the summertime. The temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

It is the home of everything a traveler might be looking for from amazing historical sites dating to more than 4000 years to enchanting city resorts & beaches. You will live the vacation you deserve as Egypt has everything you could possibly imagine.

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