Egyptian Tourism

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. discusses initiative launched by CBE to support tourism sector

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 02:54 GMT

This initiative included the allocation of EGP 50 billion to revamp hotels, tourism institutions and the fleets of tourism transport, as well as a sum of EGP 3 billion to fund wages and maintenance costs.

Board of Directors of Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities approves continuation of reducing annual visiting permits' prices to museums, archaeological sites

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 01:55 GMT

A number of decisions were taken to develop the services presented to visitors heading to museums and archaeological sites, raise tourism and archaeological awareness among the Egyptian people and stimulate the movement of cultural tourism.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. commends efforts of former Board of Directors of Egyptian Hotel Association, wishes success for new Steering Committee

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 01:05 GMT

The Minister of Tourism & Antiquities wished success to the Steering Committee in carrying out its tasks and responsibilities in the coming period.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities visits NMEC on April 8

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 02:15 GMT

On April 8, Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el- Enany visited the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization days after its opening. He met with tourists from the Czech Republic.

UNESCO’s Director-General visits Alexandria on April 4

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 12:29 GMT

The visit included a quick tour, during which the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, the Governor of Alexandria and the Director-General of UNESCO checked out a number of archaeological and tourist sites in the city.

Egypt's initiative to promote domestic tourism extended to May 15

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 11:44 GMT

CAIRO – 28 February 2020: According to the directives of Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, the Ministries of Tourism and Antiquities and Civil Aviation decided to extend the initiative to support domestic tourism in Egypt until May15.

‘Digital Transformation Towards Safe Arab Tourism’, slogan for 2021 Arab Tourism Day

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 02:54 GMT

"Digital Transformation Towards Safe Arab Tourism" is the slogan for 2021 Arab Tourism Day, which was chosen by the Arab Tourism Organization. The Arab Tourism Day is celebrated annually on February 25.

Upgrading services: Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities removes backyard Kiosk of Baron Palace

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 02:45 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities is working to implement their vision for the development of tourism and archaeological areas and sites.

New York Times launches quiz titled 'How Much Do You Know About Egypt?'

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 04:52 GMT

Under the title "How Much Do You Know About Egypt?", American newspaper The New York Times launched on its website, a quiz presented in an interesting way to ask the world about Egypt.

Cairo Eye The Largest Observational Wheel In Africa

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 04:25 GMT

Hawai for Tourism and Investment constructs ‘Cairo Eye’ the largest observational wheel in Africa at 120 meters high

Video: Egypt’s Min. of Tourism & Antiquities: 2020 was full of impressive accomplishments

Wed, 16 Dec 2020 - 03:22 GMT

Sharm El-Sheikh Museum was opened on October 31, 2020, by Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, among numerous other openings and inaugurations accomplished by Egypt's Min. of Tourism & Antiquities in 2020.

Egypt’s Min. of Tourism and Antiquities celebrates opening of Royal Carriages Museum in presence of 50 ambassadors, public figures

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 01:58 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities celebrates the opening of the Royal Carriages Museum in Boulaq, in the presence of 50 ambassadors from all over the world, in addition to numerous celebrities and public figures.

Egyptian Hurghada city to receive passenger flight from Paris October

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 01:06 GMT

In press remarks, Qadi affirmed that all visitors to Egypt take PCR tests to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the North African country again.

Aug. 15: Authorities to ask some foreign visitors to submit COVID-19 test results before entering Egypt

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 - 11:33 GMT

The decision does not include Egyptians or foreigners arriving at some airports, the Government spokesman and the Civil Aviation Ministry said, as coronavirus cases in the northeastern African country have kept on declining.

COVID-19 test to be required from some foreign visitors to enter Egypt: Cabinet

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 09:28 GMT

As per the decision, tourists included have to test negative for coronavirus 72 hours at most before entering the country.

Egypt ready to receive guests in Red Sea, S. Sinai, Matrouh July: Min.

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 12:07 GMT

“With its beautiful sandy beaches, its warm sun and crystal blue waters, Egypt is ready to welcome tourists back” in the three governorates, Enani said.

12 more hotels in Alexandria open for domestic tourism: official

Fri, 05 Jun 2020 - 02:30 GMT

12 five-star hotels in Egypt’s northern governorate of Alexandria managed to obtain the health safety certificate required to host Egyptian guests amid the coronavirus crisis, a tourism official in Alexandria said.

Ramos arrives Hurghada to support Egyptian tourism

Wed, 03 Jul 2019 - 08:18 GMT

Real Madrid and Spain captain Sergio Ramos arrived in Hurghada to support Egyptian tourism.

Forbes: Egyptian tourism flourishes under Sisi’s rule

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 - 10:20 GMT

Laurie Werner, unique travel experiences specialist at Forbes, reported: “In my last visit to Egypt I enjoyed lots of privileges and benefits in comparison to my former visit to Egypt in 2007.”

Benzema posts photos of Egypt’s flag during his vacation in Hurghada

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 01:58 GMT

karim Benzema leaves Egypt on Wednesday morning, after spending his annual vacation in the Egyptian Red Sea coastal cities of Hurghada and Marsa Alam.