Egypt

Discover what to see and do in the ancient land of Egypt

Overview

Egypt has been attracting visitors since it began over 5000 years ago. Maybe that’s because Egyptians are known for their friendly hospitality and are happy to share their country with travelers.

See the pyramids in Giza, trek to a remote desert oasis, cruise the River Nile to visit the country’s iconic temples, shop a bustling souk in chaotic Cairo, scuba dive the Red Sea reefs, or relax on a sandy beach in Sharm El Sheikh. You’ll soon understand why ancient Egypt’s towering pyramids and mysterious mummies are only part of the draw.

One- to Two-Week Egypt Itinerary: See the Best Sights Ramses at Luxor Temple This 1-2 week Egypt tour itinerary visits Cairo, Luxor, Nile, Aswan, Alexandria and more. Tailor it to your interests an...

Luxor, Luxor City, Luxor Governorate, Egypt

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Tourism website: Egyptian Tourism Authority

Time zone: UTC/GMT +02:00

Currency: EGP – Egyptian pound

Official language: Arabic

UNESCO World Heritage sites: 7