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Ar Rayayinah in the region of Qinā is located in Egypt - some 317 mi (or 510 km) South of Cairo, the country's capital.

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Current time in Ar Rayayinah is now 01:32 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Africa / Cairo" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Aqaba, Suhaj, Qina, Nazlat Armant, Naj' ar Rizqah or Al Fayyum. While being here, make sure to check out Waburat Armant, Tawd, Nag' el-Saiyid Ah, Ezbet el-Mural, El-Mahamid and Ad Dimuqrat as well. We discovered 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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Nile Cruises 2 - The Nostalgic Nile - Ba...

02:20 min ( December 15, 2008 by balesworldwide)
Views: 12,054 - Rating: 4.83333/5 The late 19th century aristocracy of Europe would delight in cruising along the ancient splendours of the Nile Valley in their private dahabiyyas, beautifully crafted wooden sai...

New Discovery at The Colossus of Memnon

01:26 min ( March 18, 2011 by learningthrutravel)
Views: 2,148 - Rating: 4.2/5 The discovery of a missing piece of one of the Colossus of Memnon during an active archeological dig on the West Bank of the Nile River near Luxor, Egypt. Our group was fortunat...

Egypt - Nile River (2001)

03:12 min ( September 10, 2008 by robbiedeclercq)
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Cruise on the Nile River

Sunrise 2

04:27 min ( October 23, 2007 by Kresimir Zimonic)
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Qurna Luxor West bank, march 1st 2007

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Interesting facts about this location

Medinet Habu (location)

Medinet Habu is an archaeological locality situated near the foot of the Theban Hills on the West Bank of the River Nile opposite the modern city of Luxor, Egypt. Although other structures are located within the area, the location is today associated almost exclusively (and indeed, most synonymously) with the Mortuary Temple of Ramesses III.

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Located at 25.61, 32.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Theban Necropolis

Valley of the Queens

The Valley of the Queens is a place in Egypt where wives of Pharaohs were buried in ancient times. In ancient times, it was known as Ta-Set-Neferu, meaning –"the place of the Children of the Pharaoh", because along with the Queens of the 18th, 19th and 20th dynasties (1550–1070 BCE) many princes and princesses were also buried with various members of the nobility.

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Located at 25.61, 32.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 11 mi away.
Tags:Luxor, Valley of the Queens

Deir el-Medina

Deir el-Medina is an ancient Egyptian village which was home to the artisans who worked on the tombs in the Valley of the Kings during the 18th to 20th dynasties of the New Kingdom period (ca. 1550–1080 BC) The settlement's ancient name was "Set Maat" (translated as "The Place of Truth"), and the workmen who lived there were called “Servants in the Place of Truth”.

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Located at 25.61, 32.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Former populated places in Egypt, Ostracon, Theban Necropolis


QV66 is the tomb of Nefertari, the Great Wife of Ramesses II, in Egypt's Valley of the Queens. It was discovered by Ernesto Schiaparelli in 1904. It is called the Sistine Chapel of Ancient Egypt.

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Located at 25.61, 32.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:13th-century BC architecture, Valley of the Queens


KV55 is a tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Egypt. It was discovered by Edward R. Ayrton in 1907 while he was working in the Valley for Theodore M. Davis. It has long been speculated, as well as much-disputed, that the body found in this tomb was that of the famous Pharaoh Akhenaten, who moved the capital to Akhetaten.

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Located at 25.61, 32.47 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Valley of the Kings