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Delve into Ar Rayayinah in Egypt

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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Local time in Ar Rayayinah is now 01:28 PM (Friday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Cairo " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Aqaba, Suhaj, Qina, Nazlat Armant, and Naj' ar Rizqah. While being here, you might want to check out Aqaba . We discovered some clip posted online . 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 Ar Rayayinah ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Nile Cruises 2 - The Nostalgic Nile - Bales Worldwide

2:20 min by balesworldwide
Views: 12054 Rating: 4.83 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

1:26 min by learningthrutravel
Views: 2148 Rating: 4.20 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)

3:12 min by robbiedeclercq
Views: 993 Rating: 4.00

Cruise on the Nile River ..

Sunrise 2

4:27 min by Kresimir Zimonic
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Qurna Luxor West bank, march 1st 2007 ..

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Interesting facts about this location


The modern town of Armant, is located about 12 miles south of Thebes, in Egypt. It was an important Middle Kingdom town, which was enlarged during the Eighteenth Dynasty. It is located today in the Luxor Governorate, on the west bank of the Nile. The modern name of the city derives from Iunu-Montu. Menthu was an Egyptian god whose name means "nomad". Menthu was associated with raging bulls, strength and war.

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Located at 25.62 32.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 6 km away
Tags: Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Populated places in Luxor Governorate


The necropolis of El-Khokha is located on the West Bank at Thebes, Egypt. The necropolis is based around a hill, and has five Old Kingdom tombs and over 50 tombs from the 18th, 19th, and, 20th dynasties as well as some form the first intermediate period and the late period.

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Located at 25.72 32.48 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: Theban Tombs

Tomb ANB

Tomb ANB, located in the west of the necropolis of Dra' Abu el-Naga', near Thebes, in Egypt, may well have been intended to be the burial place of Amenhotep I and his mother Ahmose-Nefertari. Fragments of stone vessels with inscriptions of Ahmose I, Ahmose-Nefertari and Amenhotep I where found in the tomb.

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Located at 25.70 32.57 (Lat./Long.); Less than 14 km away
Tags: 16th-century BC architecture, Theban Tombs


Malkata (or Malqata), meaning the place where things are picked up in Arabic, is the site of an Ancient Egyptian palace complex built by the 18th Dynasty pharaoh Amenhotep III. It is located on the West Bank of the Nile at Thebes, Egypt, in the desert to the south of Medinet Habu. The site also included a temple dedicated to Amenhotep III's Great Royal Wife, Tiy, and honoring Sobek, the crocodile deity.

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Located at 25.72 32.59 (Lat./Long.); Less than 17 km away
Tags: Archaeological sites in Egypt, Eighteenth Dynasty of Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt, Valley of the Kings

Medinet Habu (temple)

Medinet Habu is the name commonly given to the Mortuary Temple of Ramesses III, an important New Kingdom period structure in the location of the same name on the West Bank of Luxor in Egypt. Aside from its intrinsic size and architectural and artistic importance, the temple is probably best known as the source of inscribed reliefs depicting the advent and defeat of the Sea Peoples during the reign of Ramesses III.

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Located at 25.72 32.60 (Lat./Long.); Less than 18 km away
Tags: 12th-century BC architecture, Colossal statues, Theban Necropolis