What to see in Egypt! A mystifying travel destination!

Posted by on October 26, 2012

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One of the most mystifying places in the world is Egypt. It has attracted millions of people from different parts of the world. Tourists who have gone to Egypt believe that the touch of ancient atmosphere still remains in the area and the mystery truly surrounds the whole place. It offers you the feeling that you can reveal the secrets of their history by just a tour of top attractions in the country. Whether you will visit someone in Egypt or will explore the place, here are some areas that you can visit. The Sphinx and Pyramids of Giza are the two most known tourist attractions in Egypt. It allows you to take photos with the greatest known tombs in the world. The whole structures and the size are perfectly done. You may even wonder how they were created. Archaeologists love its built and you may also be interested to know about its origin.

Egypt Pyramids

Egypt Pyramids

Egypt Sphinx

Egypt Sphinx

Egypt Pyramids of Giza

Egypt Pyramids of Giza

You ought to also see the Abu Simbil temples. It is believed that both of these temples are the most beautiful in Egypt. It is extraordinary because of the fact that they were made to avoid the floods during the 20thcentury. The capital city known to be a culture hub is Cairo and you may also visit the place and enjoy the luxury that it has to offer. There are great restaurants and bazaars that allow you to grab the taste of what Egypt is really like. You will surely enjoy the wonderful cuisines of the country. It is also great to see the gardens of Al Azhar. This is popular in Egypt and they consider this to be one of their beautiful parks in the place. There is a panoramic view of the city and the minarets are really great.

Egypt Abu Simbil

Egypt Abu Simbil

Egypt Sunset in Cairo

Egypt Sunset in Cairo

Egypt Al Azhar Mosque

Egypt Al Azhar Mosque

It is also possible that you include in your itinerary visiting the Karnak Temples. This is where the local Egyptians are worshipping their gods and it also holds the god in Theban religion. If you love history, make sure to visit the temple. Of course, who else would forget about the Nile River? You can take the Nile Cruise so that you can be there in the legendary river in Egypt. You can opt for a day cruise or for several days. It is ideal to choose the longer journey to really appreciate the beauty of the place. They consider this to be their vein of life. It has existed for thousands of years and it could be a real magical experience for anyone who is visiting Egypt. For Pharaohs, the most sacred place is the Valley of Kings. Yes, this is where mummies are found such as the most well known “Tutankhamun“.

Egypt Karnak Temple

Egypt Karnak Temple

Egypt The Nile river

Egypt: The Nile river

Egypt Valley of the Kings

Egypt Valley of the Kings

Egypt Photos: let², xflo : w, Ehab Mohsen, Loic Lagarde, Thibaud Chosson, ChrisY Photography, Khalid Zidan, Manuela Azevedo, Mohamed Abdel Samad, Rory McDonald.

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