Explore Al Qalamun in Egypt
Al Qalamun in the region of Al Wādī al Jadīd is a town in Egypt - some 343 mi or ( 552 km ) South-West of Cairo , the country's capital city .
Current time in Al Qalamun is now 03:39 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Cairo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Izbat Futayyimah, Izbat ash Shaykh Mawhub, Ismant, Asyut, and Aswan. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Izbat Futayyimah . Where to go and what to see in Al Qalamun ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
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Interesting facts about this location
Ancient Kellis, now known as Ismant el-Kharab (Ismant the ruined), was a village in Upper Egypt during the Roman Period. It was located about 2.5 kilometers east-southeast of present day Ismant in the Dakhleh Oasis, and about 11 kilometers northeast of Mut (more fully Mut el-Kharab), which is the capital of the oasis. In ancient times, Mut was called Mothis, and thus Kellis was in the Mothite nome.
Located at 25.52 29.10 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
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