CAPMAS statement released on Tuesday comes in conjunction with the World Tourism Day celebrations, which have been held on 27 September each year since 1980.
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi extended his condolences to the families of the victims of an accident involving French and Belgian tourists on a highway in Aswan, southern Egypt Wednesday, saying Egypt will give the victims and their families all kinds of support.
Cairo International Airport transports more than 37,000 passengers on 309 flights to several international and domestic destinations.
The Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Monday that the diplomat highlighted great potential of the tourism sector in Egypt.
Snow has capped the peaks of the mountains and valets of Saint Catherine in southern Sinai, and turned white in a peasant scene Tuesday morning.
Skies of Luxor governorate, in Upper Egypt, were decorated with hot air balloons on Saturday.
Egypt has revealed a current development plan that will easily transfer tourists from the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) to the Giza Pyramids using the electric bus.
The Spokeswoman for Ministry of Tourism Soha Bahgat said that the ministry has agreed with a foreign-Canadian-English alliance that will conduct a media campaign for Egyptian tourism during the next three years.
A study issued by the Egyptian Center for Thought and Strategic Studies said that Egypt will receive 5 to 6 million tourists by the end of this year given the resumption of the Russian flights.
The number of Ukrainian tourists to Egypt in 2020 had reached 727
All flights between the two countries will resume after a five-year halt – since October 2015 – which the Group believes would give the tourism sector in Egypt a shot in the arm.
An increase in the number of the hot-air balloon rides has been witnessed, where more than 60 rides flew over the past week in Luxor city, Upper Egypt.
The Egyptian General Authority for Tourism Promotion received the first flight coming from Germany’s capital Berlin carrying 125 passengers aboard.
After just two days of its launching, the Nine Pyramids Lounge in the Panorama area of the Giza Pyramids received tourist groups.
He noted that the cost of developing the National Museum of Civilization amounted to L.E. 600 million.
The Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities said in a statement on Tuesday that the tourists were from Ukraine, Switzerland, Belarus, Hungary and Serbia.
Chairman of the Hospitality Chamber MagedFawzy affirmed that tourists visiting Egypt at present are not quarantined.
Luxor Airport received during the past 24 hours four flights from European cities with French, German and Spanish tourist on board.
A group of 63 French, American and Indian tourists, who were on board the Nile Cruise reported to host 45 novel coronavirus positive cases, have left Luxor after their samples proved negative for the virus.
Marsa Alam International Airport received tourists from European countries such as Germany, Italy and Poland, in conjunction with the New Year's celebrations.