The Gift of the Nile!
Egyptian civilization is one of the oldest civilizations and dates back to the 4th millennium BC. Its rich cultural heritage is influenced by Hebrew, Greek, Arab and French cultures and has added to its sense of timelessness. Modern Egypt has its own unique identity. With rare relics next to luxurious hotels, gorgeous nightclubs and dazzling casinos, Egypt is an exciting country where the past blends effortlessly with the present to create an attitude perfect for celebrations.
|Location||Officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, a country in north-eastern Africa bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the north and the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south, and Libya to the west. The principal geographic feature of the country is the Nile River|
|Language||While Arabic is the official language, English and French are widely spoken. It is not uncommon to hear people speaking Italian, Greek, Armenian and Sudanese in Cairo and Alexandria.|
|Climate||Generally dry the temperatures vary between 13°C to 40°C in the winter.|
|Flying Time||Flying time from Muscat : 4 hrs 15 min|
|Time Difference||GMT +2 (GMT +3 from May to September)|