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Al Ashmunin in the region of Al Minyā is located in Egypt - some 160 mi (or 258 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Time in Al Ashmunin is now 01:47 AM (Saturday). 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, Beersheba, Zawiyat Harun, Za'faranah, Tandah or Abu Qurqas. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tunah al Jabal, Sinjirj, Naj' Shaybah, Nazlat Tunah, Nazlat Sharmukh and Al Ashmunin. 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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1930s EES Amarna Film PREVIEW

05:59 min ( August 12, 2010 by EgyptExplorSociety)
Views: 3,323 - Rating: 5/5

The film in this video was shot in the early 1930s by members of the Egypt Exploration Society expedition to Tell el Amarna in Middle Egypt, site of the 'city of Akhenaten'. The footage is now kept in...

Best Tours Clients

02:45 min ( August 05, 2012 by EITours)
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Nile & Desert Treasures Egypt tour package is 14 days tour covers Cairo, Bahariya Oasis, Frafra Oasis, Dakhla Oasis, Kharga Oasis, White desert, Luxor , Edfu, Kom Ombo and Aswan during a 4 nights Nile...


Egyptian Photo Slideshow

05:32 min ( February 28, 2010 by StellarGoodness)
Views: 100 - Rating: 0/5

A collection of photos from my three trips to the crazy land of Egypt

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Interesting facts about this location

Hermopolis

Hermopolis Magna or simply Hermopolis or Hermopolis Megale or Hermupolis is the site of ancient Khmun, and is located near the modern Egyptian town of El Ashmunein in Al Minya governorate.

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Located at 27.78, 30.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt

Mallawi

Mallawi is a town in Egypt, located in the governorate of Minya.

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Located at 27.78, 30.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Minya Governorate

Tuna el-Gebel

Tuna el-Gebel was the necropolis of Khmun. It is located in Al Minya Governorate in Middle Egypt.

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Located at 27.78, 30.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Minya Governorate, Tombs of ancient Egypt

Speos Artemidos

The Speos Artemidos (Grotto of Artemis) is an archaeological site in Egypt. It is located about 2 km south of the Middle Kingdom tombs at Beni Hasan, and about 28 km south of Al Minya. Today, the site is a small village known as Istabl Antar. There are two temples here, both of which are dedicated to Pakhet. They are cut out of the rock into the cliffs on the eastern side of the Nile.

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Located at 27.78, 30.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:15th-century BC architecture, Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Minya Governorate

Amarna

Amarna (commonly known as el-Amarna or incorrectly as Tell el-Amarna; see below) is an extensive Egyptian archaeological site that represents the remains of the capital city newly established and built by the Pharaoh Akhenaten of the late Eighteenth Dynasty (c. 1353 BC), and abandoned shortly afterwards. The name for the city employed by the ancient Egyptians is written as Akhetaten (or Akhetaton—transliterations vary) in English transliteration. Akhetaten means "Horizon of the Aten".

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Located at 27.78, 30.81 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Amarna sites, Atenism, Former populated places in Egypt, Planned capitals, Populated places in Minya Governorate