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Al Hawasiliyah in the region of Al Minyā is a town in Egypt - some 143 mi (or 231 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Hawasiliyah is now 06:37 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Gaza, Beersheba, Zuhrah, Zawiyat Hatim, Za'faranah or Abu Qurqas. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zawiyat al Amwat, Tallah, Shararah, Sawadah, Ridah and Nazlat al Hajir. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Interesting facts about this location

Zawyet el-Maiyitin

Zawyet el-Maiyitin or Zawyet Sultan or Zawyet el-Amwat is a small village in Egypt, located in the Minya Governorate. The site has a small step-pyramid of the late 3rd Dynasty, remarkable for being the only pyramid built on the east bank of the Nile. It also comprises rock-cut tombs of the late Old Kingdom.

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Located at 28.03, 30.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Minya Governorate

Hebenu

Hebenu is an Ancient Egyptian city. It was the early capital of the 16th Upper Egyptian Nome. The modern village of Kom el Ahmar is built on the site where the ancient city stood.

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Located at 28.03, 30.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Cities in Ancient Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Populated places in Minya Governorate

Abu Qirqas

Abu Qirqas is a region located in the Minya Governorate of Egypt. It is situated on the west bank of the Nile, opposite of the historic site of Beni Hasan. The population of Abu Qirqas is around 400,000 inhabitants. The city has an important sugar factory.

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Located at 28.03, 30.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Minya Governorate

Beni Hasan

Beni Hasan (also written as Bani Hasan, or also Beni-Hassan) is an Ancient Egyptian cemetery site. It is located approximately 20 kilometers to the south of modern-day Minya in the region known as Middle Egypt, the area between Asyut and Memphis. While there are some Old Kingdom burials at the site, it was primarily used during the Middle Kingdom, spanning the 21st to 17th centuries BCE.

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Located at 28.03, 30.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Egypt, 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 28.03, 30.8 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:15th-century BC architecture, Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Minya Governorate