Egypt

Egypt

Capital - Cairo
Population - 81,713,000
Area - 1,001,450 km²
Density - 81.59 / km²
Currency - EGP
Official language - Arabic
The Arab Republic of Egypt is located in North Africa. Egypt is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south and Libya to the west. The celebrated tourist attractions of Egypt are the millennia-old monuments for which the Nile Valley is world famous. Principal among them are the Pyramids - there are more than 80 pyramids in Egypt which were built mostly between 2600 BC and 1500 BC, the Great Sphinx at Giza, the Abu Simbel temples south of Aswan and the Karnak Temple Complex and Valley of the Kings near Luxor. Cairo - the vibrant capital of Egypt - also boasts the Cairo Museum and the Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha and the coastal areas of Sinai Peninsula are very popular with visitors as well.

Pyramids of Ancient Egypt

Pyramids of Egypt are some of the most magnificent man-made structures in history and the most famous monuments of ancient Egypt. Today, these massive stone structures are the most famous tourist destination in Egypt and every year, thousands of tourists come from all of the world to marvel at their…
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