Culture tourism in Egypt thrive since its resumption in September

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 12:37 GMT

In light of the resumption of cultural tourism in Egypt, starting from the beginning of the previous September, a number of tourist groups from France, the United Kingdom, Spain, Ukraine and Belarus flocked to Luxor from Hurghada as part of the "one-day" trips.

520 European tourists arrive at Marsa Alam, Hurghada international airports

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 10:44 GMT

Earlier in the day, Hurghada airport received three flights by Easy Jet, Fly Egypt, and Air Cairo, transferring 423 tourists coming from Geneva, Paris, and Prague.

UNSMIL thanks Egypt for hosting Libyan military talks between conflicting parties

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 08:08 GMT

It expected that the face-to-face meetings will be mainstreamed into the 5+5 Joint Military Commission.

'Only in Egypt' can you immerse yourself into history and 3 hours later enjoy Red Sea beach

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 04:09 GMT

During a Saturday visit to Upper Egypt’s Luxor and the Red Sea’s Hurghada, Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Enany said Egypt gives tourists the opportunity to see into Pharaonic history and enjoy the beach in one day.

1st tourist group coming from Hurghada visit Karnak Temple Complex on Sept. 1

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 04:04 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mustafa Waziri said that these groups include tourists from Ukraine and France, who arrived in Hurghada on Aug. 31 to spend their vacation on the picturesque beaches of Egypt.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities accompanies Zurab Pololikashvili in a tour around Hurghada

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani and Zurab Pololikashvili, secretary-general of the World Tourism Organization, began their tour on Aug. 23 in Hurghada by visiting Hurghada Museum.

UNWTO Secretary General: Egypt’s Hurghada is ready to welcome tourists

Sun, 23 Aug 2020 - 01:31 GMT

Pololikashvili’s visit came at Anani’s invitation.

Air Moldova resumes flights to Hurghada after long hiatus

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 02:11 GMT

This comes as the Red Sea city of Hurghada is seeing an increase in rates of tourists visiting it.

Pilot, passenger killed in glider crash at Gouna Airport in Hurghada, prosecution investigates accident

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 11:53 GMT

Two Egyptian passengers have died in a hospital after a forced landing by an Apollo Fox glider at Gouna Airport in Hurghada after a recreational flight above Gouna resort.

Egypt’s Hurghada receives 1st flight from Hungary since airspace reopened in July

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 04:08 GMT

Hurghada city in Egypt’s Red Sea governorate on Sunday received its first flight from Hungary’s capital of Budapest since Egypt resumed international flights starting July, amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. The plane carried 123 Hungarian tourists.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. discusses cooperation in tourism, antiquities with Ukraine, Belarus ambassadors

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:52 GMT

During the convention, ways of enhancing bilateral cooperation between these two countries and Egypt were discussed, especially in the field of tourism and antiquities.

In pics: Egypt receives tourists after 3-month hiatus

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 11:25 GMT

The capacity rate of EgyptAir’s operation Wednesday surpassed the expected figure, reaching 75 percent.

Pics: Egypt receives tourists from many states as airports open up

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 06:15 GMT

Cairo International Airport in the Egyptian capital received a total of seven flights from the United Arab Emirates, Jordan, Tunisia, Kuwait and Italy, carrying 1255 passengers.

184 Ukrainians to leave Hurghada, Sharm El Sheikh on May 3

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 11:21 GMT

A plane with no passengers will land on Sunday in Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh to carry back, respectively, 42 and 142 Ukrainians.

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.

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.

Madbouli meets tourism investors in Hurghada

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 10:23 GMT

The meeting took place on the fringe of the premier's visit to the Red Sea governorate to inspect a number of service and development projects.

Large false killer whale found dead on beach in Egypt’s Red Sea

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 12:39 GMT

A large false killer whale, a large member of the dolphin family, was found dead on Wednesday on a beach in southern Red Sea city of Hurghada in southeastern Egypt, an Oceanography official told Egypt Today.

Hurghada's fish market to be renovated as tourist attraction

Sun, 09 Feb 2020 - 02:27 GMT

Although the job of a shepherd has almost gone extinct in the Red Sea governorate as resorts and tourism prevailed in the area, fishing is still in high demand, as clearly seen every day in Hurghada's fish market.