El Sahel

El Sahel is an administrative region forming more than half of in , . El Sahel neighbours the River Nile to the west, Rod El Farag and Shubra to the south, El Sharabeya to the east and is separated from Qalyubia to the north by the El Ismailia canal.

Notable Places in the Area

Arts centre
El Sawy Culture Wheel is an all-purpose, private cultural center, located on Gezira Island in the district, central , . is situated 4 km southwest of El Sahel.

Work of art
is situated 3½ km southwest of El Sahel. Photo: Blago Tebi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Ramses College for Girls, founded as the American College for Girls is an Egyptian school located at Ramses Square in , . is situated 4 km southeast of El Sahel.

Railway station
Ramses Railway Station, also called Misr Station, is the main railway station of , . is situated 3½ km south of El Sahel. Photo: Faris knight, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, is a district of , in . It neighbours , Azbakeya, and the River Nile. is situated 3½ km south of El Sahel. Photo: CaiEg, Public domain.

El Daher, or El Zaher, is one of the districts of , . is situated 3½ km southeast of El Sahel. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

is the capital of and, with a total population of Greater metropolitan area in excess of 16 million people, one of the largest cities in both and the . Photo: Mario modesto, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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