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As Salamuni Destination Guide

Explore As Salamuni in Egypt.

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As Salamuni in the region of Al Baḩr al Aḩmar is located in Egypt - some 240 mi (or 387 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Time in As Salamuni is now 10:55 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Wanninah ash Sharqiyah, Wanninah al Gharbiyah, Urban Bani Wasil, Tunus, Siflaq or Al Fayyum. Since you are here already, consider visiting Suhaj, Sa'd Allah, Jazirat Mahrus, Jazirat al Muntasir, Bindar al Kirmaniyah and Akhmim. We saw some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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It's Countryside

16:41 min ( April 18, 2012 by saverio pesapane)
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The Coptic Orthodox White Monastery

01:30 min ( September 30, 2009 by petnag999)
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The Copts White Monastery of saint shenouda in sohag city , Egypt


View out the Window of the Overnight Tra...

00:47 min ( December 19, 2010 by Alf188188)
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This is the view out the window of the Overnight Train from Cairo to Luxor. It was taken at about 6:15 am about 30 minutes after sunrise

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Interesting facts about this location

Akhmim

Akhmim is a city in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. Referred to by the ancient Greeks as Khemmis, Chemmis and Panopolis, it is located on the east bank of the Nile, 4 miles to the northeast of Sohag.

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Located at 26.61, 31.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Sohag Governorate

El-Hawawish

El-diabat is the name given to the site of the ancient necropolis (cemetery) for the city of Akhmim in the Sohag Governorate, Egypt. The cemetery was excavated extensively by an Australian archaeological and epigraphic expedition under the auspices of the Australian Centre for Egyptology and Macquarie University and the direction of Professor Naguib Kanawati.

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Located at 26.61, 31.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Cemeteries in Egypt

Nekhel

Nekhel (Arabic نِخِل is the capital of Nekhel Municipality of North Sinai Governorate, Sinai, Egypt. It is located in the heart of Sinai Peninsula along the southern border of North Sinai Governorate with South Sinai Governorate. It is located at the skirts of El Tih Mountains and foothills at an elevation of 420.6 m. Coordinates of the city is 29°54'N; 33°45'E.

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Located at 26.61, 31.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in North Sinai Governorate

Athribis (Upper Egypt)

Athribis, also known to the ancient Greeks as Triphieion or Tripheion, and to the ancient Egyptians as Hut-Repyt, was an ancient city of Egypt, in the Panopolite nome. The modern village of Wannina in the Sohag Governorate is situated here. It is located some 10 km southwest of the city of Akhmim, on the west bank of the Nile.

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Located at 26.61, 31.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Populated places in Sohag Governorate, Roman sites in Egypt, Titular Sees of the Coptic Orthodox Church

White Monastery

The Coptic White Monastery is a Coptic Orthodox monastery named after Saint Shenouda the Archimandrite. It is located near the Upper Egyptian city of Sohag, and about four kilometers south east of the Red Monastery. The name of the monastery is derived from the color of the white limestone of its outside walls. The White Monastery is architecturally similar to the Red Monastery.

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Located at 26.61, 31.77 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Christian monasteries established in the 5th century, Christian monasteries in Egypt, Coptic Orthodox monasteries, Oriental Orthodox congregations established in the 5th century