Attractions of Egypt: ancient monuments, museums, beaches, Red Sea diving and Nile River
Egypt is home to the famous pyramids and the Sphinx, the Nile river, the Valley of Kings, plus great archaeological museums, superb diving in the Red Sea, and beach paradises along its coastline. The country of the Pharaohs offers plenty of sun and sand to ensure its reputation as a popular beach holiday destination. What else could you hope for? Well, there are also the temples of Thebes and Abu Simbel, the intriguing medieval Islamic and Christian heritage, and bargain shopping in the immense bazaars of Cairo, the biggest city in Africa.