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ABOUT EGYPT

Discover the Warmth of Egypt & Make Lifelong Memories

A life well-travelled cannot be considered complete without at least one visit to Egypt! Egypt isn’t just home to the oldest and best-preserved historical sites on earth, the country offers diverse holiday experiences catered to your travel preferences. You can enjoy an immersive urban experience in Cairo and Alexandria, discover some of the best snorkeling and scuba diving sites in the world in the Red Sea, get a taste of life on the Nile on personalized Nile cruises, or curate your own desert adventure. The energy, hospitality, and good humor of the Egyptian people are at the heart of any visit to Egypt, with sunny smiles etched onto the faces of nearly every person you will encounter. Expect multiple offers for homecooked meals, invites to weddings and parties, and a chance to make new friends as warm as the golden Egyptian sun.

Fun Facts

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103 million

the population of Egypt with youth representing around 60%

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3,800 +

hours of sun/year

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21 million +

the population of Cairo, one of the world’s largest cities

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2,629 m

the height of Mount Catherine in Sinai, the highest point in Egypt

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3,800 sq km

of coral reefs in Egypt’s Red Sea

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7,000 sq km

of marine protected areas

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2,900 km

of coastline

525 ha

of mangrove forests

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750 +

species of fish in Egypt’s waters

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490 +

Species of birds in Egypt

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300 - 350

species of migrating birds throughout the year

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93%

of the total land area of Egypt is desert

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