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General Information about Egypt

Entry Requirements & Health Advisory for Egypt
Egyptian Entry Visa Regulations
Egyptian Tourist Authority Offices in Egypt and Abroad 
Egyptian Embassies and Consulates Abroad  
Foreign Embassies and Consulates in Egypt
Climate in Egypt
General Nile Cruise Information
Nile Cruise Schedules
Abu Simbel General Information
Cairo International Airport
Golf in Egypt
Sound and Light Show Information
Sightseeing in Egypt - List of Sights
Train Information in Egypt
Transportation Options between Cairo and Israel
Chart of Distances between Cities in Egypt, in miles and kilometers  

The links below lead to pages on the website of the Egyptian State Information Service.  These pages contain very useful information about sightseeing in each city/place.  However, the pages are VERY slow to load.  We encourage you to access them.  But perhaps you'd like to go have a donut and a cup of coffee while each page loads.  (Just kidding.  The pages aren't quite THAT slow!)   :)

Alexandria:  Sights to See
Aswan:  Sights to See
Cairo:  Sights to See
Dahab:  Sights to See
Luxor:  Sights to See
Hurghada:  Sights to See
Oases in the Western Desert:  Sights to See
St. Catherine:  Sights to See
Sharm El Sheikh:  Sights to See
Taba:  Sights to See

 

Below is a Cairo metro map.  Stage one of line three, shown in green on this map, is not scheduled to open until 2011; and this line will not reach Cairo Airport until 2022.

Cairo metro map

16 February 2007