Middle Egypt

Middle Egypt is an extensive region of , extending through the Nile River valley, roughly between the cities of and Qus. Middle Egypt includes a number of important urban centres, some of which make great bases for exploring the attractions of the region.

Middle Egypt Map


is an important archaeological site in , a collection of temples, sites and ancient cemeteries close to the town of al-Balyana, 90 km north of .

is a significant archaeological location in , in the modern province of el-Minya.

is a small village and an important archaeological locality in , some 20 km south of the city of .

is an archaeological locality in just outside the town of Qena in the region of .

is in . Like a piece of Heaven between Al-Minia to the north and Souhag to the south, twinkles in the heart of Egypt thanks to its middle location among the Egyptian governorates.

is a city in . Usually overlooked by tourists, this city has a long history and some interesting heritage to explore.

is a city in , some 115 km south of Cairo.

Middle Egypt

  • Location: , ,
  • Latitude of center: 28.07° or 28° 4' 12" north
  • Longitude of center: 31.05° or 31° 3' east

Other Names for Middle Egypt

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