Why Is Egypt Worth Be Visited??
18 April 2021
27 July 2023
Egypt is a very ancient Land that is located between the Middle East and Africa and it is known all around the world for its spectacular monuments and its magnificent historical sightseeing. While being in Egypt, you will enjoy the best chance to visit some of the oldest monuments in the world including the great Giza Pyramids and in Egypt also, you can enjoy the most interesting recreational tour while heading to the Red Sea coastal beaches where the clear blue water is mixed with the golden sand making it the best destination to spend your vacation at but we must reach the most repeatable questions when it comes to planning a vacation abroad like; Is Egypt really a beautiful country like what we always hear? Does it really worth to be visited? What can I do in Egypt and what are the must-visited sites there? Do I need a guide with me? And we have answered all of those questions below so that Egypt’s esteemed guests get the whole picture regarding Egypt and what they can do there to have the most memorable vacation.
Best Things to Do & Places to Visit in Egypt
There are dozens of places you can visit in Egypt and they are 100% safe for all travelers from all over the world so that the visitors who come to Egypt know some of the most interesting facts regarding the marvelous ancient history of the Land of Pharaohs and to spend some unforgettable time with their family and friends and that is why we have mentioned some of the most visited cities and sightseeing in Egypt to be able to plan your vacation easily and here is your guide:
1. Enjoy A Marvelous Tour to Giza & Cairo
Giza is considered the most important tourist destination in Egypt as it contains some of the most breathtaking ancient sightseeing which tourists really love to visit and take some gorgeous photos with. There, you will enjoy touring around the three magical Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus and you will also find the impressive Giza Sphinx along with the hypnotic Valley Temple which was the mummification site of the Ancients. You will also be able to experience a tour of the Saqqara Step Pyramid, the oldest and the most interesting Pyramid to be built by the ancients and you won’t miss a visit to Memphis City that is known to be the ancient capital of Egypt.
The treasures of Cairo city won’t stop at this limit as you can enjoy a real impressive adventure while heading to Old Cairo where you will get amazed with the number of mesmerizing sightseeing on its land just like Salah El-Din Citadel, Mohamed Ali Mosque, El-Refai Mosque, El-Azhar Mosque, Amr Ibn El-As Mosque, the amazing Hanging Church, the fanciful Ben Ezra Synagogue, and last but not least visiting the greatest and the most interesting market all over Egypt that is called Khan El-Khalili Bazaar and it is a very recommended site if you are looking for the best shopping tour to enjoy and there are tens of shops and stores that sell almost everything you may want.
2. The Amazing Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea “Alexandria City”
The beautiful Alexandria city is considered the second capital of Egypt due to its size and how it is really an important destination in the tourism sector. You can enjoy the beautiful beaches there along with the fine moderate weather and this definitely will allow you to relax and have fun with your family. In the afternoon, you can walk along the Corniche and smell the cool breeze of the sea. There are numerous numbers of different amazing restaurants and cafés in Alex where you can enjoy the best seafood and other traditional Egyptian meals.
Tourists mainly come to Egypt to enjoy visiting its historical & archeological sightseeing and among the most-visited places in Alexandria are the exceptional Bibliotheca Alexandrina that contains many ancient manuscripts and there is also the Citadel of Qaitbay, Pompey’s Pillar, and the terrific Catacombs. A day tour to Alexandria city is recommended if you want to enjoy a day full of enjoyment and exploration.
3. Enjoy the real beauty of Hurghada City
This is one of the most popular coastal tourist destinations in Egypt and tourists really love to go there to explore the most incredible types of Coral reefs, fish, and enjoy the most fascinating types of water activities in the tranquil waters. The undersea world in Hurghada is filled with majestic corals that are best explored through a snorkeling excursion or a diving one. You can also enjoy sunbathing, swimming, and windsurfing. If you want to enjoy something adventurous, you have the chance to enjoy a desert safari excursion in be quad and this will give you the chance to check the incredible beauty of the Egyptian desert so spending a couple of days in a city like Hurghada will get your amazement.
4. Head to the Astonishing City of Luxor
Luxor city is located in the southern part of Egypt and it is different with its special traditions, unique dialect, and impressive people with different appearances and there you can learn a lot about the real ancient Egypt that is exceptional with everything from the modern one. You will be able to explore the interesting side of the east bank of the Nile and have a fascinating historical tour to some of the tiptop ancient Pharaohnic sightseeing like the Valley of the Kings that includes 63 royal tombs, head to the incredible temple of Queen Hatshepsut, enjoy the breathtaking charm of Colossi of Memnon, and when you head to the east bank of Luxor, you will be surprised after seeing the spacious Karnak Temples complex that contains the largest religious temples ever founded in Egypt and you can also spend your night at Luxor Temple that is a real charming destination to explore.
5. Never Miss A Visit to Aswan Greatest Attractions
The gorgeous City of Aswan down the Nile Valley is another captivating tourist safe destination that travelers really love to visit in order to meet the lovely kind Nubians and to visit the bewitching ancient and modern landmarks there just like the High Dam, the Unfinished Obelisk, Aswan Museum, the incredible Philae Temple, and the terrific Abu Simbel Temples that are located a few kilometers from Aswan and they are typically most visited sites all around Egypt. There are the matchless Kom Ombo and Edfu Temples that narrate many unrivaled stories regarding the ancient deities of Egypt, how the ancients used to construct their temples, and their ancient religious rituals.
6. Don’t Hesitate to Visit Sharm El-Sheikh
Sharm El-Sheikh is another magical coastal city that is considered the real admiration for divers, sunbathers, and snorkelers as you will be able to see there the most magnificent coral reefs and some excellent hotels & resorts that offer the most desirable services and matchless facilities. Sharm El-Sheikh is also famous for the travelers who come to Egypt as they love heading to Mount Sinai and St. Catherine Cathedral while being in Sharm and this is definitely a terrific adventure especially for those who seek to enjoy a religious spiritual tour mixed with some adventure.
7. Search for the Treasures in Khan El-Khalili Bazaar
This is the largest bazaar in the Middle East and it is filled with some amazing stores & shops that give many options for Egypt’s visitors to enjoy a perfect shopping tour and there, they will find alabaster, spices, silver, perfumes, jewelry, clothes, and you will also find numerous numbers of cafés and restaurants to taste the best taste of the Egyptian cuisine and drinks.
8. You Should Definitely Taste Food in Egypt
Egypt is known for its amazing traditional Middle-Eastern food in addition to some incredible Moroccan, Turkish, French, Chinese, and Italian dishes that are served in its restaurants & cafés. While being in Cairo, you will get the best chance to try some delicious traditional Egyptian food and know the most familiar dishes that are served in Egypt just like the amazing Koshari of Abu Tarek, the foul of El-Shabrawy Arabiata, the Fattah & Molokhya of Abou El-Sid, and lots of other tasty dishes that you can enjoy anywhere in Cairo like the delicious Kebab, Kofta, Shawerma, dolma, Hawawshy, roasted pigeon, and other incredible dishes.
Egypt Is Much Better to Be Visited with A professional Tour Guide
Because of the numerous number of attractions that exist in Egypt in different cities and locations, it is highly recommended to enjoy your tour with an expert tour guide who knows how much time to spend on each location, the best time to enjoy, and of course the best optional tours that you can book on spot. That is why we hire the best possible tour guides who know the full history of Egypt and can provide our guests with the whole necessary details regarding each site plus having the ability to arrange their tours in order not to waste any time or miss any essential sightseeing.
The Most Recommended Time to Visit Egypt
We highly recommend that our guests schedule their tours in Egypt at any time between October and April as this period marks the best time to visit Egypt and has many celebrations to attend in the beautiful land of civilization. You can enjoy the most affordable price in February, the Christmas vacation during December, the incredible Easter Season during April, and lots of other Islamic celebrations like Eid El-Adha. You will learn lots of things regarding the Egyptians’ traditions and customs at each festival and visit the most astonishing ancient sightseeing that spread all around the Egyptian cities.
We highly recommend that our guests schedule their tours in Egypt at any time between October and April as this period marks the best weather in Egypt and has many celebrations to attend in the beautiful land of civilization. You can enjoy the most affordable price in February, the Christmas vacation during December, the incredible Easter Season during April, and lots of other Islamic celebrations like Eid El-Adha. You will learn lots of things regarding the Egyptians’ traditions and customs at each festival and visit the most astonishing ancient sightseeing that spread all around the Egyptian cities.
Enjoy the Best Tour From Safaga
Safaga Port is such a terrific stop for you to open the gates of the impressive cities in Egypt where you will be able to enjoy some spectacular tours in the gorgeous Luxor city where you will be able to visit the great Valley of the Kings, Hatshepsut Temple, Karnak Complex, Colossi of Memnon in addition to being able to visit the hypnotic Cairo City to tour around its countless marvelous historical sites. If you are looking for a recreational vacation, then a visit to Hurghada from Safaga is a must to be able to enjoy one of the most unforgettable snorkeling excursions. So check our irresistible Safaga tours and book the most favorable one for you.
Safaga Shore Excursions is a local travel agency located in Safaga, Red Sea governorate, Egypt; providing epic day tours, and shore excursions from all the main ports of Egypt to the best tourist attractions and landmarks which are Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, and Hurghada for more than 15 years with the help of our professional tour guides and drivers who utilize the finest transportations plus our highly skilled tour operators who will customize the most ideal trip in Egypt at reasonable and fair prices.