Egypt - ‘the pearl of Africa’
is the country who is proud of its longest river in the
world and who truly deserves this name.
Without the existence of
Nile, which determines another characteristic, as well as
without the entire history and economy of the country, this
desert would never have developed such an advanced culture.
Thinking at Egypt, we have in front of us exotic places,
pyramids, pharaohs, Tutankamon` s treasures and the image of
a mysterious civilization, disappeared a long time
ago.Herodot was writing that ‘there is no other country to
hide so many wanders’, with 2400 years ago.
Anyone who visits
Egypt will always find something attractive. The Red
Sea offers inedited opportunities for the diving
land nautical sports lovers, and for the ones who
love the history and the archeology, the mysteries
of a civilization of 5000 years represents priceless
impressions. in your Egypt holidays you have the
chance to visit the well known Giza pyramids and the
Sphinx, the famous Khan el Khalili bazaar, the
treasures of Tutankamon from the Egyptology Museum,
the wonderful temples of Luxor and Karnak, the royal
mastabas in Thebes, the Memphis museum, the Sakkara
Museum or the Roman vestiges from Alexandria.
The cruises on Nile and the special
programs invite you to visit the historic monuments from
Edfu and Kom Ombo, the Aswan city, with its mine of granite.
The ones attracted by the contemporary images will certainly
be impressed by the metropolitan agitation, the bazaars and
the nightlife of Cairo.
For your Egypt holidays you can
chose the charter flies to Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh,
where the sea water is perfect for bath all the year.
The crystal waters, the shiny sun and the endless of the
blue sky are the reasons why the resorts of Egypt are so
loved by tourists.
If you want to visit
a place like Luxor, winter is the nicest season.
Cairo is not as
pleasant because of the rain and low temperatures
during the night. Also, in Alexandria the rains let
behind them flooded and mudded streets.
Even the beaches from Sinai
are kind of cool in January.
From March till May, or form
September from till November it is the best period
to enjoy the sunny days without enduring the crowed
During the Ramadan many coffee shops and
restaurants are closed during the day, and the bars
totally stop their activity.
Admire the medieval
atmosphere of Cairo! The main attractions include the Midan
Hussein Market, with tea shops and the massive Sayyidna Al-Husein
moasque, the Al-Azhar mosque with the oldest university in
the world, the Islamic Art Museum and the impressive
Spend a part of your time at one of the
biggest attractions of Egypt, the Egyptian Museum, which
holds more than 130.000 exhibits.
Let your self impressed by
the Great Pyramids of Giza, the most visited monuments of
Egypt. From the 3 principal pyramids the tallest has 137
meters in height and has 3 million stone blocks.