Tourism and Archeology

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  • Rehabilitation of tourist path from Karnak temples kicks off

    Date: 2017-12-25 15:13:55 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:53 - ID:7158788

    LUXOR, EGYPT, Dec 25 (MENA) - Director General of roads and transportation in Luxor Asaad Mostafa said Monday the renovation of the tourist path from the Karnak Temple Complex in southern Luxor has started. In a statement, Mostafa said the ....

  • Ramses II statue to be transferred to Grand Egyptian Museum - Antiquities Ministry

    Date: 2017-12-25 13:51:22 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:41 - ID:7158510

    CAIRO, Dec 25 (MENA) - Antiquities Ministry Khaled el Anany inspected the Grand Egyptian Museum in Remaya Square Monday to follow up the preparations of transferring the Ramses II statue from the its current place in the museum to the main hall ....

  • Year of 2017 is the best for Egypt tourism - official

    Date: 2017-12-25 09:57:15 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:14 - ID:7157963

    CAIRO, Dec 25 (MENA) - Mohamed Othman, adviser to the tourism minister for Upper Egypt, said on Monday the year of 2017 is the best for Egypt tourism in terms of the number of tourists coming to the two Egyptian governorates of Luxor and ....

  • Air Cairo operates 1st flight from Milan to Sharm El Sheikh

    Date: 2017-12-25 09:20:12 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:10 - ID:7157791

    HURGHADA, Dec 25 (MENA) - The first regular flight of "Air Cairo" arrived on Monday at Marsa Allam Airport coming from Italy's Milan city, with 170 tourists on board. In a statement, Director of Public Relations at Marsa Allam Airport Mohamed ....

  • Huge turnout by foreign tourists on visiting Qaitbay Citadel in Alex.

    Date: 2017-12-23 14:15:44 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:44 - ID:7155169

    ALEXANDRIA, Egypt, Dec 23 (MENA) - The number of the foreign tourists visiting Qaitbay Citadel, that is considered one of the oldest Islamic landmarks in Egypt and the Arab world, increased noticeably at the same time of celebrating the advent of ....

  • Sun illuminates Qasr Qaroun Temple in Fayyum

    Date: 2017-12-21 12:27:48 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:28 - ID:7152169

    FAYYUM, Dec 21 (MENA) - The Egyptian governorate of Fayyum celebrated on Thursday the alignment of the sun on the Holy of the Holies of Qasr Qaroun temple, located near the western edge of Lake Qarun in the governorate. On December 21, the sun ....

  • Sun illuminates sanctuary of Egypt's ancient Karnak Temple

    Date: 2017-12-21 09:24:37 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:16 - ID:7151621

    LUXOR, Dec 21 (MENA) - A shaft of sunlight illuminated on Thursday the usually dark sanctum of the Karnak temple, an ancient complex in the southern city of Luxor, in a rare astronomical phenomenon that happens twice a year to mark the summer and ....

  • New president of Arab federation of tour guides named

    Date: 2017-12-20 11:49:59 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:29 - ID:7150308

    CAIRO, Dec 20 (MENA) - Tourism expert Mohamed Gharib was appointed on Wednesday as the new chairman of the Arab Federation of Tour Guides (AFTG) for a two-year term. The decision was made by the general assembly of the federation during their ....

  • Rashed: Egyptian tourism overcame its crises

    Date: 2017-12-20 10:14:22 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:17 - ID:7150029

    CAIRO, Dec 20 (MENA) - Minister of Tourism Yahia Rashed said on Wednesday that Egyptian tourism has overcome its crises and all its difficulties. In an interview with MENA, he added that tourism in 2018 will achieve more progress and development ....

  • Belarus nationals seek to get e-visa to enter Egypt - diplomat

    Date: 2017-12-20 09:18:29 GMT - Egypt - Tourism and Archeology - SN:13 - ID:7149873

    CAIRO, Dec 20 (MENA) - Belarus Ambassador here Sergei Rachkov said on Wednesday he discussed with Egyptian Tourism Minister Yahia Rashed boosting cooperation in the tourism domain, especially as regards the e-visa field. Rachkov, in statements ....

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