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Al Qammanah Destination Guide

Explore Al Qammanah in Egypt.

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Al Qammanah in the region of Qinā is a place in Egypt - some 286 mi (or 460 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Al Qammanah is now 01:55 AM (Tuesday). 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: Aqaba, Suhaj, Qusayr Bakhanis, Qina, Naj' Umm at Turayn or Naj' al Kalh. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Nag Hammâdi, Nag' el-Bat-ha, Kawm al Bijah, Hiw, Farshut and Ash Sharqi Bahjurah. 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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Egyptian train along the Nile

00:58 min ( June 10, 2010 by mgoyt)
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Train Sunrise

05:25 min ( September 29, 2008 by Kresimir Zimonic)
Views: 3,258 - Rating: 4/5

Sunrise by train. cairo-luxor. music rick wakeman


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Interesting facts about this location

Nag Hammadi

Nag Hammadi, is a city in Upper Egypt. Nag Hammadi was known as Chenoboskion in classical antiquity, meaning "geese grazing grounds". It is located on the west bank of the Nile in the Qena Governorate, about 80 kilometres north-west of Luxor. It has a population of about 30,000, who are mostly farmers. Sugar and aluminium are produced in Nag Hammadi. The town of Nag Hammadi was established by Mahmoud Pasha Hammadi, who was a member of the Hammadi family in Sohag, Egypt.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 26.02, 32.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in Qena Governorate

Egyptalum

Egyptalum is the largest aluminium producer in Egypt and one of the largest in Africa having a total annual production of around 320,000 tonnes. The company is supplied with the electric energy it needs from the Aswan High Dam.

More reading: Egyptalum homepage
Located at 26.02, 32.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Aluminium companies, Aluminium smelters, Companies of Egypt

Hamrah Dawm

Hamrah Dawm (Hamra Dom, Hamrat Dūm) is a small village in Upper Egypt. It is situated near the city of Qena, about 80 kilometres north-west of Luxor.

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Located at 26.02, 32.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Gnosticism, Populated places in Qena Governorate

Abu Tesht

Abu Tesht is a city and Markaz in the Qena governorate (province).

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Located at 26.02, 32.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Articles created via the Article Wizard, Populated places in Qena Governorate

Proto-Sinaitic script

Proto-Sinaitic is a Middle Bronze Age script attested in a very small collection of inscriptions at Serabit el-Khadim in the Sinai Peninsula. Due to the extreme scarcity of Proto-Sinaitic signs, very little is known with certainty about the nature of the script. Because the script co-existed with Egyptian hieroglyphs, it is likely that it represented true writing, but this is by no means certain.

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Located at 26.02, 32.24 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Abjad writing systems, Bronze Age writing systems, Scripts without ISO 15924 code, Undeciphered writing systems