Bursting with history and mind-boggling sights, Egypt is a traveller’s dream. Every aspect of the north African nation, from its fascinating traditions to its ancient languages beg to be explored. It’s home to some of the world’s most intricate temples, sprawling necropolises and monuments so elaborate their construction still baffles historians.
While grand attractions like the Pyramids of Giza and Abu Simbel lure visitors to Egypt, its wonderfully diverse landscape captures their attention. Traverse the vast nation from north to south and watch the scenery change from chaotic and loud, to ambling and serene. Windswept sand dunes and rugged deserts give way to lush oases along the Nile Delta and tropical beaches by the Red Sea. It is truly a place that must be seen to be believed. Click here to learn more about when is the best time to visit Egypt.
From exploration to excitation: these are the pastimes for travellers who enjoy a change of pace 1. Snorkelling Whether you’re an experienced diver or someone who wants to learn in shallow waters, the coral reefs of the Red Sea are bustling with life and ready to be explored. In total, Egypt has 1,400 km of coastline...Read more
Egypt isn’t known for its cuisine – but it should be Food is a gateway into a country’s culture and history; it’s a way for travellers to get to know a place beyond the touristic facade and connect with local people. So for a country as old and storied as Egypt, it should come as no surprise that its cuisine is cheri...Read more
The appeal of these stunning sites is far from ancient history 1. The Pyramids of Giza Part of the Giza Necropolis – Egypt’s most-visited tourist attraction – are the three large Pyramids of Giza. The largest is the Great Pyramid of Giza – also known as the Pyramid of Khufu or the Pyramid of Cheops. A royal tomb stan...Read more