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Suez Destination Guide

Explore Suez in Egypt.

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Suez in the region of As Suways with it's 488,125 inhabitants is a town in Egypt - some 77 mi (or 123 km) East of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Suez is now 04:04 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: Damascus, Amman, Tyre, Beirut, Tabiyat al 'Ajrud or Al Kubri. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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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The South entrance of Suez Canal Panoram...

02:46 min ( April 28, 2011 by suezcul2011)
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This Panorama had destroyed during the war in 1967. It was consisted of a twin statue, in lion body . These lion symbolized a guard to the canal.If you stand in the middle of It you will see the Gulf ...

Suez Canal travel

06:38 min ( October 22, 2012 by Osama Fayek)
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Suez Is a City from History

06:38 min ( March 23, 2009 by Osama Fayek)
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Suez , is an Egyptian City It's an old city on Suez Gulf , Read Sea

Time Lapse Suez

01:21 min ( May 08, 2012 by 4869479)
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A little time lapse video of M/Y Lightning's recent transit of the Suez Canal

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Interesting facts about this location

Suez Canal Stadium

Suez Canal Stadium is located in Ismailia, Egypt. It is used by El Qanah. It has a capacity of 45,000. It is an all-seater.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 29.97, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
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Suez is a seaport city (population ca. 497,000) in north-eastern Egypt, located on the north coast of the Gulf of Suez (a branch of the Red Sea), near the southern terminus of the Suez Canal, having the same boundaries as Suez governorate. It has three harbors, Adabya, Ain Sokhna and Port Tawfiq, and extensive port facilities. Together they form a metropolitan area. Railway lines and highways connect the city with Cairo, Port Said, and Ismailia.

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Located at 29.97, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Governorate capitals in Egypt, Metropolitan areas of Egypt, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Populated places in Suez Governorate, Port cities and towns in Egypt, Suez Canal

Suez Governorate

Suez Governorate is one of the governorates of Egypt. It is located in the north-eastern part of the country and is coterminous with the city of Suez. It is situated north of the Gulf of Suez.

More reading: Suez Governorate homepage
Located at 29.97, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Governorates of Egypt, Red Sea, Suez Canal, Suez Governorate


Etham(Means "solid, enduring" in Hebrew. ) was the second place at which the Israelites stopped during the Exodus. According to the Torah, Etham was on the edge of the wilderness (i.e. the edge of civilization). It has been suggested that Etham is another name for Khetam, or fortress, on the Shur or great wall of Egypt, which extended from the Mediterranean Sea to the Gulf of Suez. It may be close to the modern town of Ismaïlia.

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Located at 29.97, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.

Suez Canal overhead powerline crossing

The Suez Canal overhead powerline crossing is a major electrical power line built across the Suez Canal in 1998, located near Suez, Egypt. It is designed for two 500 kV circuits. Because the required clearance over the Suez Canal is 152 metres, the overhead line has two 221 metres high pylons (one on either side of the crossing) in spite of its small span width of 600 metres .

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Located at 29.97, 32.53 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Egypt, Electric power infrastructure in Egypt, Energy infrastructure completed in 1998, Powerline river crossings, Suez Canal