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605 hotels, resorts able to receive tourists in 21 Egyptian cities

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 05:02 GMT

The hotels and resorts are located in 21 Governorates all over Egypt: South Sinai, North Sinai, Red Sea, Matrouh, Alexandria, Suez, Greater Cairo, Qena ,Luxor , Aswan, Damietta, Fayoum, Beheira, Port Said, Dakahlia, Ismailia, Minya, Assuit, Sohag, Beni Suef and El Wadi El Gedid.

Cabinet approves setting up Luxor center to enhance innovation in Upper Egypt

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:57 GMT

The cabinet under Moustafa Madbouli approved during its weekly meeting on Thursday several decisions and draft resolutions, including one on setting up a center in Luxor to enhance flexibility and innovation and spread knowledge in Upper Egypt.

Egypt announces discovering burning ovens, mud brick wall dating back to late Roman Empire

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The Egyptian mission responsible of the restoration of Kebbash road discovers a number of round ovens for burning mud bricks that bear burning marks, and a huge mud wall.

Egyptian film 'Luxor' screens at Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 10:08 GMT

Egyptian Film ''Luxor film, by director Zeina Durra and producer Mohamed Hefzy, has been selected to screen atthe Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, Czech Republic (3-11 July).

Queen Nefertari, the beauty of all beauties

Sun, 07 Jun 2020 - 02:44 GMT

Queen Nefertari is considered the main wife of the most famous pharaoh of Egypt, King Ramses II [1290-1224 BC], and the mother of six of his most important children.

In pics: Youth launches debut online exhibition featuring Luxor’s charming beauty

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 02:45 GMT

Ali launched this initiative to spread joy and positivity amid the state of fear and panic caused by the spread of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic.

US Embassy in Cairo thanks Esna Hospital in Luxor for treating American COVID-19 patients

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 08:20 GMT

The embassy said that the patients had received excellent medical care, extending the United State’s appreciation and further stressing the strong relations between the United States and Egypt.

Hawass searches for tombs of Nefertiti, Imhotep

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 01:22 GMT

Egyptologist Zahi Hawas said that he is currently searching with his team for the tomb of Queen Nefertiti in Luxor and the cemetery of the architect Imhotep in Saqqara.

Daily Mail highlights the uncover of coffin containing a mummy dating back to the 17th dynasty in Luxor

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 02:24 GMT

Daily Mail highlighted the uncover of an anthropoid coffin containing a mummy dating back to the 17th dynasty in Draa Abul Naga necropolis on Luxor’s West Bank on April 24.

In pics: Egypt announces the discovery of coffin containing a mummy dating back to the 17th dynasty in Luxor

Fri, 24 Apr 2020 - 01:11 GMT

A Spanish-Egyptian archaeological mission uncovered an anthropoid coffin containing a mummy dating back to the 17th dynasty in Draa Abul Naga necropolis on Luxor’s West Bank.

Egyptian Armed Forces sterilize main venues in 4 Upper Egyptian governorates

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 12:56 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces sterilized main venues in four Upper Egyptian governorates as well as Cairo and Hurghada city.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities to announce new discovery via internet on April 18

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:25 GMT

Anani uploaded a set of pictures with excavation workers in the Saqqara archaeological area on his Instagram account.

Hawass: New antiquities' website is Egypt’s gift to the world

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 12:28 GMT

Renowned Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass praised the website launched by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities through which users can visit the ancient tombs.

Nurse in Upper Egypt tests positive for coronavirus

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 06:08 GMT

A nurse in Upper Egypt’s Luxor tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19), the health directorate in the governorate said on Wednesday, adding that all who were in contact with him were quarantined for 14 days and tested for the novel virus.

Domestic tourism in Aswan, Luxor, Red Sea, S. Sinai halted for 14 days

Thu, 19 Mar 2020 - 04:36 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry announced the suspension of domestic tourism in the four popular governorates of Aswan, Luxor, Red Sea and South Sinai, for two weeks, to curb the spread of coronavirus disease.

Egypt receives tourists from France, Germany and Spain: Official

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 10:14 GMT

Luxor Airport received during the past 24 hours four flights from European cities with French, German and Spanish tourist on board.

Tourists have flocked in one day trip to Luxor

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 02:19 GMT

Tourists have flocked on Tuesday, in one day trip to Luxor from Safga and Hurghada to enjoy visiting its different archaeological sites.

In pics: Tourists flocks onto different archaeological sites in Luxor

Mon, 09 Mar 2020 - 02:19 GMT

Tourist activities are proceeding normally in Luxor on Monday, as thousands of visitors have flocked onto its different archaeological sites such as Luxor and Karnak Temples, Valleys of the Kings and Queens on Luxor’s West Bank as well as its museums.

German coronavirus patient dies in Egypt

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 06:15 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health said that a German tourist who suffered from coronavirus died after he tested positive for the infectious disease on March 6.

Health min.: Tourism in Egypt safe

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 01:22 GMT

Zayed asserted that the tourism sector in Egypt is safe, urging workers in the sector to follow the necessary health measures to protect them from contagious diseases.

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