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Jirja Destination Guide

Explore Jirja in Egypt

Jirja in the region of Sūhāj with its 128,250 inhabitants is a town in Egypt - some 260 mi or ( 419 km ) South of Cairo , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Jirja

Current time in Jirja is now 03:38 PM (Thursday) . 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: Wahliyat as Samman, Wahliyat ash Shaykh Ahmad, Suhaj, Qina, and Naj' Hashim. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Wahliyat as Samman . 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 Jirja ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Wander among the Pyramids and see the Sphinx on an Intrepid Travel Egypt adventure

0:37 min by IntrepidTV
Views: 10076 Rating: 4.60

www.intrepidtravel.com Discover Egypt's stark desert beauty, home for centuries to the monumental legacies left behind by the great pharaohs. Explore its bewitching history and captivating culture by ..

Hurghada - Palma de Mirette 2011

10:31 min by MrsAndreaCZ
Views: 1601 Rating: 5.00

Amazing holiday spent in the Egypt - Hurghada in the hotel Palma de Mirette. With my best friend Radek and Mom in the summer, August 2011. Music: Amr Diab ..


hurghada 2007

0:30 min by uytenue
Views: 394 Rating: 0.00

клетва фараона... пљуни у свето језеро ..

Orient Multimediashow Ägypten

2:53 min by sepppuchinger
Views: 323 Rating: 0.00

Ein Ausschnitt meiner neuen Orient Multimediashow : Ägypten ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Girga

Girga is a city in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile River. Girga was the capital of the Girga Governorate until 1960, when the capital was moved to Sohag and the name of the governorate changed accordingly.

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Located at 26.33 31.90 (Lat./Long.); Less than 1 km away
Tags: Populated places in Sohag Governorate

El-Usayrat

El-Usayrat is a small city in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. It is situated near Sohag, on the east bank of the Nile.

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Located at 26.37 31.83 (Lat./Long.); Less than 7 km away
Tags: Populated places in Sohag Governorate

Beit Khallaf

Beit Khallaf is a small village 10 kilometers west of Girga in Middle Egypt

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Located at 26.32 31.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Populated places in Sohag Governorate

Sohag International Airport

Sohag International Airport is a new airport serving Sohag which is located in the Sohag Governorate of Egypt. The airport is located 25km south of the city. In 2011, the airport served 221,646 passengers (+1,143% vs. 2010). The airport was officially inaugurated by the former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak on 25 May 2010.

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Located at 26.34 31.74 (Lat./Long.); Less than 15 km away
Tags: Airports in Egypt, Sohag Governorate

El-Balyana

El-Balyana is a small town in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. Located on the west bank of the Nile, it is situated near the ancient Egyptian city of Abydos.

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Located at 26.23 32.00 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Populated places in Sohag Governorate

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Jirja