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Explore Sakanat 'Arab al Hisar in Egypt

Sakanat 'Arab al Hisar in the region of Al Qāhirah is a place in Egypt - some 29 mi or ( 46 km ) South of Cairo , the country's capital city .

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Time in Sakanat 'Arab al Hisar is now 10:49 AM (Thursday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Cairo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Tyre, Tel Aviv, Nazareth, Haifa, and Zawiyat Dahshur. Since you are here already, consider visiting Tyre . We saw some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Sakanat 'Arab al Hisar ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Aida Opera At The Giza Pyramids, Egypt - HD

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Largest Cities in Africa

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Climbing Out the Red Pyramid in Egypt

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Welcome to a date in Egypt at the Red Pyramid at Dahshur. This was a 200 ft incline to get out of the Red pyramid.Follow the Light.,Subscribe if your interested. Check out my rare video store on youtu ..

lol Sophanem

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Bullshitting around the desert, testing out new screencasting programs, scaring Amascut with my cat. Got my characters skin darkened so I could better compare hair color with Amascut. Her hair actuall ..


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Interesting facts about this location

2002 Al Ayyat railway accident

The Al Ayyat train disaster happened at 02:00 on the morning of 20 February 2002 in a passenger train of eleven carriages, travelling from Cairo to Luxor. In its fifth carriage a cooking gas cylinder exploded and created a fire which spread as the train ran. Seven of its carriages, all third class, were burnt almost to cinders. The number of dead given by officials at the time was 383, all Egyptians.

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Located at 29.62 31.26 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: 2002 fires, 2002 in Egypt, Fires in Egypt, Railway accidents in 2002, Railway accidents in Egypt, Train and subway fires

2009 Al Ayyat railway accident

The Al Ayyat train collision killed at least 50 people and injured 30 others on 24 October 2009. The incident occurred in Al Ayyat , 6th of October governorate, located 50 km south of Cairo. The official death toll has increased and might increase further. One of the trains was going southward to visit the Asyut and Aswan, popular tourist destinations.

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Located at 29.62 31.25 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: 2009 in Egypt, 6th of October Governorate, Railway accidents in 2009, Railway accidents in Egypt

Lisht

Lisht or el-Lisht is an Egyptian village located south of Cairo. It is the site of Middle Kingdom royal and elite burials, including two pyramids built by Amenemhat I and Senusret I. The two main pyramids were surrounded by smaller pyramids of members of the royal family, and many mastaba tombs of high officials and their family members. They were constructed throughout the Twelfth and Thirteenth Dynasties.

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Located at 29.57 31.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Giza Governorate

Mazghuna

Mazghuna (also known as Al Mazghunah or Al-Muzghumah), 5 km to the south of Dahshur, is the site of several mudbrick pyramids dating from the 12th Dynasty. The area was explored by Ernest Mackay in 1910, and was excavated by Flinders Petrie in 1911. Amenemhet IV and Sobekneferu have been suggested as the owners of 2 unfinished pyramids at Mazghuna but there is no conclusive evidence of this. The southern pyramid is about 3 miles from Sneferu's bent pyramid.

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Located at 29.75 31.23 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Ancient Egyptian pyramids, Memphis, Egypt

Pyramid of Senusret I

The Pyramid of Senusret I is an Egyptian Pyramid built to be the burial place of the Pharaoh Senusret I. The pyramid was built during the twelfth dynasty of Egypt at el-Lisht, near the pyramid of his father, Amenemhat I. Its ancient name was Senusret Petei Tawi (Senusret beholds the two lands). The pyramid was 105 meters on each side with a height of 61.25 meters; the slope of the four faces was 49° 24' degrees.

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Located at 29.56 31.22 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: Ancient Egyptian pyramids