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Al Qal'ah Destination Guide

Touring Al Qal'ah in Egypt.

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Al Qal'ah in the region of Qinā is located in Egypt - some 296 mi (or 477 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Time in Al Qal'ah is now 01:37 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Tabuk, Aqaba, Suhaj, Shanhur, Kousa or Naj' Abu 'Azzuz. Being here already, consider visiting Qift, Naj' al Barud, Naj' al 'Arab, Naj' Jibril, Al Jaziriyah and Al 'Uwaydat. We collected 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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Videos

Scarab @ Karnak Temple in Luxor Egypt

00:13 min ( February 10, 2009 by Ian Cash)
Views: 537 - Rating: 5/5

Lots of people walking round a Scarab statue at Karnak Temple in Luxor, Egypt. Its apprentally the largest Scarab statue left and if you walk round it 7 times or something like that, it brings you luc...

Crazy bus tranfer from Luxor back to El ...

02:47 min ( December 03, 2010 by naturalius)
Views: 482 - Rating: 5/5

Film made with my iPhone on our way back from Luxor. The bus driver from ITS was really crazy


Nefertiti - Ritratto di una regina part ...

06:17 min ( April 22, 2010 by inEgitto)
Views: 2,064 - Rating: 5/5

Nefertiti, la regina moglie del Faraone Akhenaton

Hotel Boat

00:32 min ( June 14, 2008 by annisjackson)
Views: 414 - Rating: 0/5

Croisiere sur un Bateau hotel sur le Nil en Aout 2005 (région de Luxor)


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Interesting facts about this location

Qift

Qift is a small town in the Qena Governorate of Egypt about 43 km north of Luxor, on the east bank of the Nile.

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Located at 26, 32.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Populated places in Qena Governorate, Roman legions' camps in Egypt, Roman sites in Egypt

Naqada

Naqada is a town on the west bank of the Nile in the Egyptian governorate of Qena. It was known in Ancient Egypt as Nubt and in classical antiquity as Ombos. Its name derives from ancient Egyptian nub, meaning gold, on account of the proximity of gold mines in the Eastern Desert. Naqada comprises some villages such as Tukh, Khatara, Danfiq and Zawayda. It stands near the site of a necropolis from the prehistoric, pre-dynastic period around 4400–3000 BC.

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Located at 26, 32.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Qena Governorate, Predynastic Egypt

Qena

Qena is a city in Upper Egypt, and the capital of the Qena Governorate. Situated on the east bank of the Nile, it was known as Kaine during the Greco-Roman period and as Cainepolis in antiquity.

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Located at 26, 32.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Governorate capitals in Egypt, Populated places in Qena Governorate

Dendera Temple complex

Dendera Temple complex, (19th century English spelling in most sources, including Belzoni was Tentyra). located about 2.5 km south-east of Dendera, Egypt. It is one of the best-preserved temple complexes in Egypt. The area was used as the sixth Nome of Upper Egypt, south of Abydos.

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Located at 26, 32.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:1st-century BC architecture, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Egyptian temples, Former places of worship in Egypt, Hellenistic architecture

Dendera

Dendera is a small town in Egypt situated on the west bank of the Nile, about 5 km south of Qena, on the opposite side of the river. It is located approximately 60 kinometers north of Luxor.

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Located at 26, 32.82 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Qena Governorate, Titular sees in Africa