Sinai Entry Stamp

Entry Stamp for Tourists Traveling to Sinai Resorts

The majority of foreign nationals require a visa to enter Egypt. Passport holders from an EU member state, the USA, in addition to a number of other nations, can now apply for an Egypt eVisa online in advance. Tourists from a selection of countries are able to enter Egypt without a visa but they must […]

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Accommodation in Egypt: Where to Stay

In Egypt, accommodation comes in various forms. From resorts on the Red Sea to guesthouses in Islamic Cairo, there are many different types of accommodation in Egypt, which vary in price, location, and level of luxury. The question of where to stay depends on whether the visitor is planning to see the Pyramids of Giza, […]

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How to Get Around in Egypt: Public and Private Transportation

Egypt has much to offer tourists, from the emblematic pyramids in Giza, to coastal resorts such as Sharm El Sheikh in addition to a number of fascinating cities to explore. With so much to see and do, travelers will want to plan how to get around in Egypt in order to make the most of […]

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Visit the Surroundings of the Airport in Egypt with the Transit Visa

Most travelers try to avoid layovers on their way to the final destination but that’s not always an option. Luckily, those whose flight plans include spending up to 2 days in Egypt on their way to another country have several alternatives to take advantage of the situation. That’s because passengers with 6 to 48 hours […]

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Egypt

Egypt is well-known as a country with a long and fascinating history and was home to one of the earliest human civilizations. Its famous pyramids and tombs from the ancient kingdom stand as monuments to this past. Some of these are among the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Egypt. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and […]

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Travel to Egypt with Kids

In general, kids love anything to do with Ancient Egypt: mummies, tombs and the pyramids all fascinate youngsters and inspire dreams of becoming a dashing archaeologist like Indiana Jones. Traveling to Egypt with kids is a great way to make children’s fantasies come to life, and there are a number of attractions and experiences in […]

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How To Extend an eVisa for Egypt?

Thanks to the online visa for Egypt (eVisa), tourists from several countries can obtain permission to enter Egypt completely online. This has completely eliminated the need to visit an Egyptian embassy before leaving or join long queues at the airport for a visa on arrival. The eVisa for Egypt is a short-term authorization that can […]

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Egypt Travel Restrictions and Travel Advisories for COVID-19

Egypt is one of many countries that has been affected by the 2019-2020 outbreak of coronavirus, and a number of safety measures were put in place to try to contain the disease. Travel restrictions, quarantine, medical testing, and temporarily closing offices, schools, and other establishments were part of the measures implemented in Egypt to stop […]

Aswan

Travel Guide to Aswan

Aswan is an Egyptian city located on the banks of the Nile River, close to the southern border with Sudan. Although smaller than Cairo and Luxor, Aswan has been south Egypt’s strategic and commercial gateway since ancient times, and offers a range of cultural and historic attractions to explore. These include numerous island temples on […]

Egyptian currency

Egyptian Currency (EGP) and Budget to Travel to Egypt

For international visitors to Egypt, the currency is an important part of planning the trip. Egyptian money can be obtained from banks and exchange bureaus in most countries, as well as at airports and in Egypt itself. The essential things to know are what the currency of Egypt is, how much it is worth, how […]