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The Best Cities to Travel to in Egypt

Embark on a voyage to Egypt, a realm steeped in the annals of time and one of the cradles of civilization. As far back as 5500 BC, its sands bore witness to the rise of humanity's earliest chapters. The enigmatic pharaohs once held sway over this sacred land, their mystique reverberating through epochs. Beneath the ever-watchful desert sun, Egypt evolved into a nexus of power for the Greeks and Romans, casting its historical ripples across empires. In 332 BC, the legendary Alexander the Great bestowed life upon the coastal gem, Alexandria, etching his own legacy. Today, Egypt stands as a veritable trove for wanderers in search of vestiges from the annals of old. With the Sahara's golden expanse and the ageless Nile coursing through its veins, each landmark whispers stories of bygone splendor. Whether your heart seeks the solace of ruins or the embrace of timeless waters, Egypt's allure remains unwavering, a year-round embrace of discovery. Here, in this short Egypt travel guide, we unveil the crown jewels of Egyptian allure – the must-visit Egypt tourist attractions that await your journey.


CAIRO


Cairo's timeless charm lies in its ancient wonders and modern vibrancy. Explore the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx, delve into Khan el-Khalili's bustling bazaar, and cruise the serene Nile. Museums like the Egyptian Museum offer a glimpse into the past. As day turns to night, savor authentic cuisine and soak in Cairo's lively street scene. A visit to Cairo is an unforgettable encounter with history and culture.


Things to do:

1. Explore the Giza Pyramids and Sphinx

2. Visit the Egyptian Museum

3. Stroll through Khan el-Khalili Bazaar

4. Explore Islamic Cairo

5. Take a Nile Felucca Ride



RED SEA COAST

Hurghada & Sharm El Sheikh


The coastal paradise on the Red Sea, beckons with its sun-soaked charm and aquatic wonders. Dazzling coral reefs and vibrant marine life make it a diver's haven. Enjoy water sports, relax on pristine beaches, and explore the vibrant local markets. Hurghada & Sharm’s laid-back atmosphere and breathtaking landscapes promise an idyllic escape for those seeking relaxation and adventure in equal measure.


Things to do:

1. Explore the markets and buzzing nightlife

2. Trek up Mount Sinai

3. Snorkel in the Coral Reef




ASWAN


Aswan, a city on the banks of the Nile River, boasts a unique charm that sets it apart. Home to the magnificent Aswan High Dam, this engineering marvel tames the mighty Nile and offers breathtaking views of Lake Nasser. Aswan is also a gateway to the timeless wonders of Abu Simbel, where colossal statues guard a temple carved into the rock. The Nubian culture and hospitality shine through in Aswan's colorful markets and traditional villages.


Things to do:

1. Visit the Temple Philae

2. Take a Felucca Ride on the Nile

3. Uncover the Unfinished Obelisk

4. Explore Nubian Village

5. Venture to Abu Simbel

LUXOR


Luxor, Egypt, is a captivating blend of history and beauty. Home to the iconic Karnak and Luxor Temples, it's a haven for history enthusiasts. The West Bank's Valley of the Kings holds the secrets of pharaohs, while the tranquil Nile offers felucca rides against a stunning backdrop. Immerse yourself in antiquity at the Luxor Museum, then unwind by enjoying local flavors and vibrant markets.


Things to do:

1. Visit the Temple Karnak

2. Explore Valley of the Kings

3. Cross the Luxor Temple Avenue

4. Head to the Luxor Museum

5. Experience at Hot Air Balloon Ride


Whether its to soak up the rays in The Four Seasons, Sharm El Sheikh or discover the pyramids by day in Cario & relax at the Fairmont by night. We’ll make sure you have an unforgettable stay.


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