Egypt receives 500,000 tourists in Q1


Egypt received about 500,000 tourists during the first quarter of 2021, bringing to the North African country between $600 million and $800 million in tourism revenues

Pharaohs parade took place in Cairo


Twenty-two mummies - 18 kings and four queens - were ceremoniously transported to the new National Museum of Egyptian Civilization from the old Egyptian National Museum

Egypt protects its Red Sea Resort with a 36-km barbed concrete wall


The Red Sea resort on the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula will be protected by a concrete wall built recently by Egypt

A virtual guide to Egyptian tombs


As EcoTourism Expert came to know, the coronavirus pandemic prompted the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to launch virtual tours to ancient sites

The world's oldest pyramid opens to the public


The oldest pyramid in the world in Egypt is opened to the public for the first time after 90 years thanks to the successful restoration work

GCC tourists to spend over $2bln in Egypt


The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) tourists to Egypt are projected to spend $2.36 billion in 2020, an increase of 11% over 2019

Egypt expecting over 15 million tourists in 2020 – report


Egypt is expecting the number of tourists to visit the North African country this year to exceed 15 million, according to an official with the World Tourism Organization (WTO)

Egypt shelves plans to introduce entry fees at Red Sea resort


Egypt’s Environment Ministry has exempted guests at resorts located along the Red Sea from paying entry fees to nature reserves in the area.

Egypt's tourism revenues in the 2018-2019 fiscal year rose 28 percent - WEF


Up to $12.6 billion

Egypt courts Chinese tourists


Egypt is set to conduct a tourism promotion campaign to attract more Chinese tourists to the North African country

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