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Al Qalaj in the region of Al Qalyūbīyah is a place in Egypt - some 10 mi (or 16 km) North-East of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Qalaj is now 07:49 PM (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: Tyre, Tel Aviv, Nazareth, Haifa, Urban Foda or Al Birkah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We saw 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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Videos

Cairo Airport Terminal 3

01:24 min ( May 14, 2009 by ihabshalaby)
Views: 14,450 - Rating: 5/5

Cairo International Airport is the busiest airport in Egypt and the primary hub for Star Alliance member EgyptAir

Take off from cairo airpoart intl

04:23 min ( December 25, 2007 by abukareemo)
Views: 16,363 - Rating: 4.83333/5

Air flight


Egypt Air Bangkok to Cairo MS961

04:12 min ( December 24, 2010 by JA0BXU)
Views: 7,919 - Rating: 4.69231/5

MS961B

Building the Great Pyramid

03:28 min ( April 25, 2011 by TheUnMuseum)
Views: 228,837 - Rating: 2.57282/5

A short documentary on how the Great Pyramid was constructed reviewing various alternative ramp theories. For more information check our our webpage at www.unmuseum.org


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Al Qalaj during the next days.

02
Jun
2019

Jing Jing Test

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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03
Jun
2019

PMP Certification Training In Cairo, Egypt

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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12
Jun
2019

ManaratAlFaroukSchoolSalon

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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13
Jun
2019

Detroit Swindle

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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14
Jun
2019

Detroit Swindle

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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16
Jun
2019

Lead Auditor Course ISO 27001:2013

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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17
Jun
2019

Cairo Technology Week

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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18
Jun
2019

WASET Cairo 2019 Conference

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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1-2-1- Your Journey With IE Begins!

Beginning: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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IE Global Admissions Test - Cairo

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Al-Rifa'i Mosque

The Al-Rifa'i Mosque, is located in Cairo, Egypt, in Midan al-Qal'a, adjacent to the Cairo Citadel. The building is located opposite the Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan, which dates from around 1361, and was architecturally conceived as a complement to the older structure. This was part of a vast campaign by the 19th century rulers of Egypt to both associate themselves with the perceived glory of earlier periods in Egypt's Islamic history and modernize the city.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.18, 31.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Arabic architecture, Mosques in Cairo

Ain Shams

Ain Shams or Ein Shams (عين شمس ˁAyn Šams) is a suburb of Cairo, Egypt. The name means "eye of the sun" in Arabic, with reference to the fact that Ain Shams is built on top of the ancient city of Heliopolis, once the spiritual centre of ancient Egyptian sun-worship. According to the 10th century Jewish biblical commentator, Saadia Gaon, Ain Shams is the identity of the biblical Egyptian treasure city of Raamses. 40x40px Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Heliopolis, Egypt

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Located at 30.18, 31.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
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Cairo Military Academy Stadium

The Cairo Military Academy Stadium is located in Cairo, Egypt and has a total capacity of 22,000. It was one of six stadiums to be used in the 2006 African Cup of Nations, held in Egypt. Seven miles up the road from Cairo International Stadium, heading for Cairo International Airport, there is the Cairo Military Academy Stadium at the far end of Orouba Street in the north-eastern Heliopolis district of Cairo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.18, 31.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Cairo, Football venues in Egypt, Sport in Cairo

Heliopolis (ancient)

Heliopolis was one of the oldest cities of ancient Egypt, the capital of the 13th Lower Egyptian nome that was located five miles (8 km) east of the Nile to the north of the apex of the Nile Delta. Heliopolis has been occupied since the Predynastic Period, with extensive building campaigns during the Old and Middle Kingdoms. Today it is mostly destroyed; its temples and other buildings were used for the construction of medieval Cairo.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 30.18, 31.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Alexander the Great, Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Cities in Ancient Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Hebrew Bible places, History of Cairo, Nile River Delta, Roman sites in Egypt

Cairo International Airport

Cairo International Airport is the busiest airport in Egypt and the primary hub for Star Alliance member EgyptAir. The airport is located to the north-east of the city around 15 kilometres from the business area of the city, it has an area of approximately 37 kilometers square. The airport is administered by the Egyptian Holding Co. for Airports and Air Navigation (EHCAAN), which controls four companies including: Cairo Airport Co. , Egyptian Airports Co.

More reading: Cairo International Airport homepage
Located at 30.18, 31.35 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Airfields of the United States Army Air Forces in Egypt, Airports in Egypt, Transport in Cairo, USAAF Air Transport Command Airfields - North Africa, World War II desert airfields