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Tarfa Destination Guide

Delve into Tarfa in Egypt

Tarfa in the region of Al Minyā is a city in Egypt - some 122 mi or ( 197 km ) South of Cairo , the country's capital .

Interactive map of Tarfa

Current time in Tarfa is now 11:00 AM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Cairo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Gaza, Tanbu, Shushah, Samalut, and Nag' Suliman el-Manfi. While being here, make sure to check out Gaza . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Tarfa ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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View of the Nile

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From our swimming pool area in Luxor ..

vincenzo e nicoletta al Cairo di notte

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in pulman ea piedi al cairo di notte ..


Templo de Edfú - Egipto - Patio interno

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Templo Edfú ..

Aruna & Hari Sharma Visiting Muhammad Ali Pasha, Alabaster Mosque Cairo Nov 25th, 2011.mov

4:33 min by Hari Sharma
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Aruna & Hari Sharma from Uppsala University, Sweden came to Cairo, Egypt for 13th Annual Conference of ESPITR that was co-organized with Uppsala University, Sweden. After concluding the congress succe ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Samalut

Samalut is a city in the Minya Governorate in Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile.

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Located at 28.30 30.72 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Populated places in Minya Governorate

Matai, Egypt

Matai is a city in the Minya Governorate in Upper Egypt. It lies between Samalout and Beni Mazar.

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Located at 28.42 30.75 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Populated places in Minya Governorate

Oxyrhynchus Papyri

The Oxyrhynchus Papyri are a group of manuscripts discovered by archaeologists including Bernard Pyne Grenfell and Arthur Surridge Hunt at an ancient rubbish dump near Oxyrhynchus in Egypt . The manuscripts date from the 1st to the 6th century AD. They include thousands of Greek and Latin documents, letters and literary works. They also include a few vellum manuscripts, and more recent Arabic manuscripts on paper (for example, the medieval P. Oxy. VI 1006).

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Located at 28.53 30.67 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Egyptian papyri, New Testament papyri, Oxyrhynchus papyri, Papyrology

Oxyrhynchus

Oxyrhynchus; Greek: Ὀξύρρυγχος; "sharp-nosed"; ancient Egyptian Pr-Medjed; Coptic Pemdje; modern Egyptian Arabic el-Bahnasa) is a city in Upper Egypt, located about 160 km south-southwest of Cairo, in the governorate of Al Minya. It is also an archaeological site, considered one of the most important ever discovered.

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Located at 28.54 30.66 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Oxyrhynchus papyri, Papyrology, Roman sites in Egypt

Beni Mazar

Beni Mazar is a city in Egypt. It is located in the Al Minya Governorate, on the west bank of the Nile.

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Located at 28.50 30.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 22 km away
Tags: Populated places in Minya Governorate