Amazing Reasons why you must travel to Egypt
Steeped in both ancient and modern culture, the North African country of Egypt is; a mix of history, culture, and adventure; offering something for everyone This blog will give you a few reasons why you need to visit Egypt
1. Ancient History
Home to some of the world’s most famous ancient archaeological sites, including the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and the Valley of the Kings, Egypt is a must-see for anyone interested in exploring ancient history. Furthermore, the Egyptian Museum in Cairo is home to thousands of artifacts from ancient times, including Tutankhamun’s treasures.
Did you know that the stunning beaches in Egypt offer world class diving and snorkeling opportunities? The Red Sea coast, including the popular Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada are characterized of crystal-clear waters teeming with colorful marine life while the South Sinai coast offers breathtaking landscapes and incredible hiking expeditions.
3. Vibrant Culture
From bustling markets and street food vendors to music and dance performances, Egyptian culture is a vibrant mix of ancient and modern traditions. The locals are welcoming and friendly, eager to share their culture and hospitality.
Expect a delicious fusion of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean flavors and spices, when it comes to Egyptian cuisine. Koshari, one of the meals recommended by Mahmoud our tour guide from Kito Afrika is a tasty vegetarian dish made from rice, lentils and pasta and is a must-try, if you can have it served with the popular lamb kebabs for the non-vegetarians you will love it. Finally, be sure to indulge in kahwa or mint tea, it is quite refreshing.
5. Affordable Travel
Egypt is one of those African countries that has made tourism very affordable. As a visitor you can enjoy a range of budget-friendly experiences, such as inexpensive street food and affordable hotels or guesthouses. Additionally, the Egyptian currency exchange rate is favorable, making it even more attractive.
In summary, Egypt has an incredible range of attractions, including ancient history, culinary delights, beautiful beaches, vibrant culture, affordability and is a travel bucket list country. Book your trip to Egypt with Kito Afrika to experience these and other wonderful things that this beautiful country has to offer.