Egypt

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Rank in Africa

4

Rank in World

67

Home to the longest river in the world, the Nile, Egypt is a country full of rich history, treasures, sights, and stories. Centered primarily around three industries- Oil, Gas and Tourism, Egypt is divided into two sections, Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt, as per the flow of the Nile from North to South. Egypt has a primarily Islamic culture and thrives on a cultural exchange that comes with a country of trade and tourism. You can see history through mummies and the pyramids, see the way ancient Egyptians dressed and lived and also enjoy many modern amenities. Egyptian beliefs in the afterlife and the ways in which the culture pursues it will surely fascinate you. With its dry climate but fertile lands, Egypt is great for a vacation all year long, as long as you plan your itinerary smartly. This country is also great for a relaxed holiday of sailing and swimming, thanks to the Red Sea. Enjoy this treasured trunk of culture, great food, and adventure when you visit Egypt.

 

Capital

Cairo

Currency

Population(million)

99.21

Official / Other language

Saidi Arabic / Bed... Read more

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Weather

Clear Sky 41°C

TimeZone

17:37 PM (GMT +02:00)

 

Ambulance

123

 

Police

122

 

Electric Socket

Type C
Type C ( 220 V 50 Hz)
Type F
Type F ( 220 V 50 Hz)

 

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