Egypt is the source of a number of great adventures and entertaining memories but there are a number of things every visitor needs to keep in mind in order to have an amazing time while in Egypt. In order to have a perfect Egypt tours then you should know all the secret ingredients needed, so here are some things you should know about all the hidden gems and features before visiting Egypt such as:
So Much More Than Pyramids
The pyramids are the official motto of Egypt representing the great history of the ancient Egyptian civilization but there are so much more than pyramids, there a number of incredible monuments and artifacts dating to Greco-roman, Coptic and Islamic cultures which have reshaped the country to its current form. Also Egypt is one of the top travel destinations where it’s crucial to have a tour guide to explore all the hidden secrets about the great ancient pyramids.
Very Distinctive Cuisine
The culinary arts of Egypt is on a level of its own combining elements from different cultures and countries plus developing dishes of their own such as “Ful & Ta’meya (Fava Beans and Falafel)”, & “Koshary” a traditional Egyptian pasta dish, and Kebab & Kofta, the Egyptian traditional meat dish, stuffed pigeons with a mixture of rice, onions, liver, and cinnamon. The desert is also out of this world incredibly delicious and sweet like Sweet Semolina Cakes, Kunafeh, Baklava, Sweetened Bread Covered in Pistachio, Halva and a number of old cafes showcasing a sensation of vintage allure.
Nile Cruise is Necessary
No vacation in Egypt is complete without a Nile cruise between the magical cities of Luxor and Aswan. Since the modern era, the Nile cruise has been a defining travel experience since modern tourism began offering the chance to witness all the magnificent attractions like valley of the lings, Philae temple, Karnak temple, Hatshepsut temple, Kom Ombo temple, Edfu temple and more while enjoying the finest treatment, service and the top levels of tranquility onboard the cruises of MS Mayfair, MS Oberoi Zahra, the MS Farah, the Moon Dance, the Nile Primuime, the Amwaj, the Sonesta Nile Goddess, and many more.
Safety Above All Else
Egypt is one of the world’s capitals of tourism and since these endless ages, it has ensured the safety and well being of all its countless visitors. You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful and refreshing after the government took strong measures such as restructuring the entire tourist police force to include all the important popular tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all the tourists.
Spend More Time in Cairo
Cairo is a piece of heaven representing age, beauty, and class in the most majestic manner compressing a historical heritage of 4000 years across the age of the pharaonic, Coptic and Islamic. Behind every street and alley there is a story and across the majestic Egyptian museum, the Hanging Church, the countless number of Mosques, that’s why Cairo requires more time to fully explore all enchanting sights and sounds surrounding the city.
Spend More Time in Karnak Temple
The Karnak Temple is the heart of the soul of the religious life in Ancient Egypt where ancient Egypt prayed for the grace of the gods especially the Theban triad of Amun, Mut, and khonsu. The Karnak temple is a jewel that keeps shining no matter what, containing the biggest examples of Egyptian architecture in existence.
The Optional Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids
One of the rare activities across the pyramids are the sound and light show where all the histories of ancient Egypt will be showcased in the greatest manner in different languages in 45 minutes where everything will be illuminated in a rainbow of colors and narrates in a bombing voice all for the cost of 15$.
Don’t Trust a Man with a Hookah
Always be aware of all the street vendors and hawkers who will scam you the first chance they get so always make sure the souvenirs you purchased are ethically made and authentic. Make your tour magical and be careful and smart with your time and money.
Egypt Would You Fall in Love With Boat Travel
A boat ride across the Nile is a magical chance to the feel the embrace of nature and explore all the marvelous attractions such as the double temple of Kom Ombo, the crocodile-headed Sobek and falcon-headed Horus the Elder which has intact hieroglyphics adorning their walls, providing a captivating insight into Egyptian culture.
More Time at the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
Imagine being in the center of ancient history witnessing all the great artifacts and monuments of ancient Egypt dancing in front of you in the Egyptian Museum with holds about 12000 artifacts from more than 4000 years like the enchanting collection of Tutankhamen. One of the most famous rooms in the museum is the royal mummy room that holds the immortal bodies of Ramses II, Thutmosis III, Thutmosis IV, Amenophis II, Tutankhamen, and various others.`
The Pyramids are Climactic
The Great Pyramids Have always acted as the official symbol of Egypt throughout the ages. The Pyramids are considered to be the aftermath of deep meditation and experimentation by the Egyptians around the concepts of death, afterlife, and resurrection which led to the creation of the ultimate example of Architecture in history. All the Pyramids have the magical ability to put everyone who sees then in a total hypnotic state as if they were looking to the pillars of the earth. We hope that the article contains what you need to know about Egypt and hope that every word was helpful to you as we wish you to spend unforgettable memories in Egypt the land of pharaohs.