Egypt: Destinations - The Nile Valley from El-Minya to El-Minya

Lower Nile Valley from El-Minya to El-Minya

Major Cities and Towns

Beni Suef
Ihnasya el Madina
El Lahun
El Minya

About the Area

This area of the Nile River Valley contains a considerable mix of Christian and Coptic, Greek and Pharaonic historical sites, particularly due to its close proximity to the Fayoum Oasis.

How to get to there: By daily air conditioned trains, scheduled at regular hours.
By private vehicles, taxis and tourist buses.

For information and reservation contact the Upper Egypt Bus Company which organizes excursions to Al-Minya. Tel: +20-2-2609304/9297/8.

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Last Updated: June 12th, 2011