Explore Shaqalqil in Egypt
Shaqalqil in the region of Asyūţ is a town in Egypt - some 190 mi or ( 306 km ) South of Cairo , the country's capital city .
Current time in Shaqalqil is now 03:15 AM (Wednesday) . 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: Beersheba, Umm al Qusur, Suhaj, Sawalim Abnub, and Sarawah. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Beersheba . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Shaqalqil ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.
FIREHORSE: The Egyptian Genesis ( Documentary)
A two part presenter-led documentary series based on the best-selling book Legend: The Genesis of Civilisation by David Rohl. Based on his own archaeological research British Egyptologist David Rohl i ..
Solar Boat of Cheops Museum
www.redseadivenews.com The very unique museum protects and displays the Solar Boat of King Cheops The 5000 year old large wooden boat was found behind the Great Pyramid of Giza ing Egypt in 1954 packe ..
Asuan y templo de Isis
Grup Arenys de Mar ..
Camel Ride in Aswan
A nice Camel ride into the deserts of Aswan in Egypt. Filmed January 2011. ..
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Interesting facts about this location
Manfalut is a city in Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile, in the Asyut Governorate. The city is at 350 km (230 miles) south of Cairo. In 2006 it had a population of 82,585 people. Local agriculture includes cotton production. The famous Egyptian writer and poet Mustafa Lutfi al-Manfaluti was born in Manfalut. By 1993 the area was considered an Islamic stronghold. On 17 November 2012, a bus-train collision near Manfalut caused the deaths of 51 children.
Located at 27.32 30.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 5 km away
Deir el-Gabrawi is a village in Upper Egypt. It is located on the east bank of the Nile, directly east of the city of Manfalut, in the Asyut Governorate.
Located at 27.33 31.10 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Abnub is a city in Egypt. It is located on the east bank of the Nile, in the Asyut Governorate, several kilometres northwest of Asyut.
Located at 27.27 31.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Manqabad also spelled Mankabad is a town in Upper Egypt, near the city of Asyut. A military station was located in the town which was referred to as "beyond civilization", being the last vestige of the Nile River Valley before the southern desert. In the 1940s, the station had 3000 officers and soldiers, including a number of whom like Gamal Abdel Nasser, Khaled Mohieddin and Anwar Sadat who would become members of the Free Officers Movement.
Located at 27.20 31.10 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Beni Mur is an Egyptian town in Upper Egypt located 8 kilometers north of the city of Asyut. A prominent figure from Beni Mur is the former President of Egypt, Gamal Abdel Nasser. According to Robert Stephens, the town as named after the tribe of "Beni Mur" who hailed from the Hejaz in the western Arabian Peninsula. Beni Mur is also the site of the Church of Saint George which is visited annually on 1 May by local Coptic pilgrims.
Located at 27.23 31.19 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
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