Discover Egypt

Cairo

Egypt’s capital; Cairo, needs no introduction, it is surely one of the most unique cities in the world. The city offers a timeless journey through the ages back from the Pharaonic times to our present day with its rich history and culture. Om el donya – Mother of the world – as Egyptians call it, is bound to keep you coming back for more with its exceptional charm and beauty. MedEg Trip offers you a great opportunity to visit all the beautiful historic places in Cairo such as the pyramids and the Egyptian Museum as well as going on a dinner cruise to enjoy the breathtaking city views on every corner of the Nile river, along with a fantastic folkloric show and belly dancer.

Weather Averages:

Winter (DEC – FEB)Spring (MAR – MAY)Summer (JUN – AUG)Fall (SEP – NOV)
14°C21°C36°C23°C

 

Sharm El Sheikh

With sunshine and warm waters all year round, Sharm El Sheikh is the destination where you can soak up sun, dive amazing corals reefs, and enjoy the sea anytime you need a break from routine. The climate is lovely and dry all year long with temperatures ranging between 20 ° and 25 ° C in the winter months, whereas in summer the temperatures go up a little reaching highs of 30 to 35 ° C. Sharm El Sheikh boasts the widest array of fun, exciting and even crazy water and extreme sports: besides diving, snorkeling, sailing, wind and kite-surfing, you can even try skydiving or parachuting from a helicopter on your next holiday in Sharm El Sheikh. That is why Sharm is ranked among the best vacation destinations in the world.

Weather Averages:

Winter (DEC – FEB)Spring (MAR – MAY)Summer (JUN – AUG)Fall (SEP – NOV)
19°C25°C33°C27°C

Before your visit

If you’re considering visiting the exotic land of the Pharaohs for the first time, then what are you waiting for?! There’s no better time to book those tickets!
Beginning on June 1st 2017, nationalities from around the world will be able to apply for Egypt’s new electronic visa through a state-of-the-art online application portal https://www.egyptvisa.com/ . This means your epic journey has never been easier.

You can read it from this link http://www.egypt.travel/en/before-visit#!#customs-currency

Currency

Egypt’s national currency is the Egyptian Pound, you can know the exchange rate from the below link XE currency converter
https://www.xe.com/currencyconverter/convert/?Amount=1&From=USD&To=EGP

Customs

Upon entering the Arab Republic of Egypt, travelers should be aware of the following:

  1. Each traveler can only have a maximum of one liter of alcoholic drinks and 200 cigarettes, 25 cigars, or 200 grams of Tobacco.
  2.  Goods not exceeding more than $200 from the duty-free shops within one month of arrival may be exempted from customs along with all personal effects, as long as it is for personal use.
  3.  All firearms, including sporting guns, narcotics, drugs, cotton, and poultry are prohibited
  4.  Precious items purchased in Egypt, such as Gold and Silver, can only be exported in small quantities if it is clear it is for personal use.