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Al 'Awfi in the region of Al Fayyūm is located in Egypt - some 66 mi (or 106 km) South-West of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Time in Al 'Awfi is now 07:32 PM (Monday). 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: Gaza, Zawiyat al Karadisah, Tallat, Ibshaway, Bani Suwayf or Izbat Mughni. Since you are here already, consider visiting Izbat Zuhay, Ruwaq, Nawwarah, Minshat Sayf an Nasr, Minshat Faysal and Jaradu. 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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Camping in The Valley of the Whales El W...

03:27 min ( March 11, 2012 by travelswithsheila)
Views: 105 - Rating: 5/5 One night of camping in the Valley of the Whales, El Wadi Hitan, was ahead of us. Stops along the way to pick up dinner and breakfast makings. Rice, potatoes, tomatoes, and a...

Egitto 1980: oasi di el Fayoum

01:45 min ( February 20, 2008 by moronao56)
Views: 2,352 - Rating: 4.83333/5

Viaggio di nozze di moronao nel dicembre 1980

GTA 4 Ford Mustang SVT Cobra !! ENB seri...

01:59 min ( May 25, 2010 by Soley911)
Views: 10,514 - Rating: 4.2093/5

I made this video to show you the Ford Mustang SVT Cobra car mod. I used also RealizmIV + VisualIV + ENB mods + Simple native trainer Subscribe for more upcoming videos .. your feedback is more than w...

Only in Egypt

00:15 min ( April 14, 2011 by jaelrev2134)
Views: 97 - Rating: 0/5

I had a friend (who claimed to be an expert camel rider) on the camel with me and he didn't obey the rules of camel riding. So when the camel stood up, my hand got stuck between the horn of the saddle...

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Interesting facts about this location

Faiyum Governorate

Faiyum Governorate is one of the governorates of Egypt in the middle of the country. Its capital is the city of Faiyum, located about 81 mi (130 km) south west of Cairo. It has a population of 2,512,792 (2006).

More reading: Faiyum Governorate homepage
Located at 29.25, 30.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Faiyum Governorate, Governorates of Egypt

Fayoum University

Fayoum University (FU) is a public university located in the Egyptian city of Al Fayoum in northern Egypt. From 1976 to 2005, Fayoum University was a public institution within the University of Cairo. In August 2005, it was established as an independent campus with 2,000 faculty members and enrollment of about 25. 000 students. The city of Fayoum is an oasis located approximately 63 miles southwest of Cairo and is noted for its agricultural production and tourism.

More reading: Fayoum University homepage
Located at 29.25, 30.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:2005 establishments in Egypt, Educational institutions established in 2005, Faiyum, Universities in Egypt


Tebtunis is an Ancient Egyptian city. Its modern site is the village of Tell Umm el-Baragat in the Al Fayyum Governorate. It was also known as Theodosiopolis during the Greco-Roman period.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.25, 30.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Ancient Egypt

Lake Moeris

Lake Moeris is an ancient lake in the northwest of the Faiyum Oasis, 80 km southwest of Cairo, Egypt. It persists in modern times as a smaller lake called Birket Qarun. The lake's surface is 43 m (140 ft) below sea-level, and covers about 202 square kilometres . Lake Moeris was freshwater in prehistory, but is today a saltwater lake. It is a source for tilapia and other fish from the local area. Its area is estimated to vary between 1,270 km² (490 mi²) and 1,700 km² (656 mi²).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.25, 30.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Faiyum Governorate, Geography of ancient Egypt, Lakes of Egypt, National parks of Egypt, Shrunken lakes

Faiyum Oasis

The Faiyum Oasis (or Al-Fayoum Oasis, Al Fayyum Oasis, and other variations in spelling) is a depression or basin in the desert immediately to the west of the Nile south of Cairo. The extent of the basin area is estimated at between 1,270 km² (490 mi²) and 1700 km² (656 mi²). The basin floor comprises fields watered by a channel of the Nile, the Bahr Yussef, as it drains into a desert depression to the west of the Nile Valley.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.25, 30.68 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Faiyum Governorate, Geography of ancient Egypt, Oases of Egypt