Direct flights from Kyiv to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh and from Kharkiv, Odessa and Lviv to Sharm-el-Sheikh in winter season of 2014-2015.
Egypt is located in northeastern Africa. Cairo is the capital and the largest city in the whole African continent. Egypt also situated on a small part of Asia as its territory extends up to the Sinai peninsula. The country is bordered by Sudan in the south, with Libya in the west; to the north-east - with Israel and Gaza. On the opposite shore of the Red Sea Egypt's neighbors are Jordan and Saudi Arabia.
The well-known feature of Egypt is Nile river. Beeing not only the longest river on the continent, but around the world it creates the conditions for life and agriculture for locals.
Egypt is famous as the cradle of ancient Egyptian civilization, with its temples, hieroglyphs, mummies and pyramids. This is one of the few countries that is a huge imagination of travelers and it is not surprising that one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world.
History of Egypt has 5 millions years. During this period the country had time to blossom and fade after the conquest of Egypt by Alexander Macedonian, then ruled - in the history of the Hellenistic period and after - Roman period. During the second half of the XX century Egypt was prominent political player and today its most famous resorts - Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh - remain calm resorts all over the world!
Egypt is rich in ancient history and monuments of past centuries. Since childhood we know the mysterious pyramids and the Sphinx. These are the places that will please everyone without exception. Monuments of Egypt are not the exeption you can discover here. Implicitly deserve your attention Abu Simbel temples and ancient monuments in Luxor - Valley of the Kings, Karnak and Luxor temples. In addition next to the resorts of Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh Sinai territory also have many attractions - from Mount Sinai to the monastery of St. Catherine.
The true traveler will certainly not omit the attention of visiting the largest Egyptian cities - Cairo and Alexandria which has a rich history. In Cairo worth visiting world famous Tahrir Square and Egyptian Museum, which holds many objects era of Ancient Egypt. Also deserve your attention Citadel, built in the XII century legendary Saladin, the mosque of the city and a true Arab market Khan el-Khalili.
Alexandria has magnificent mosque El-Mursi Abul-Abbas, located in picturesque quarter Anfushy. It is worth mentioning the fort Kite Bay, which today houses the Maritime Museum. Being in Alexandria you can walk along the promenade of impressive and noisy Korinsh. Faithful tourists will certainly be interesting of two Cathedrals - Coptic Cathedral of St. Mark and St. Sava Cathedral, referring to the Greek church. Both churches are located in a busy quarter Rampleh. Also in the ruins of some ancient buildings, including the Roman amphitheater and the column Ptolemy - one of the symbols of Alexandria.
Kharkiv Airlines invite you to visit Egypt! Flights to Hurghada and Sharm el-Sheikh operated round the year from "Borispil" airport (Kyiv) and "Kharkiv" international airport. During the winter seson 2014-2015 Kharkiv Airlines also perform direct flights to Sharm El Sheikh from Odessa and Lviv.
We wish our tourists only pleasent travel and memorable experience!