Egypt, the gateway to the ancient world, covers an area of more than 1,000,000 km2. It shares borders with Libya to the west, Sudan in the south, the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Gaza Strip and Israel in the northeast, and the Red Sea to the east.
The country is mostly a desert, with elevations not exceeding 600 m. Its main water source is the Nile River, which crosses Egypt in its eastern region. Over 90% of the population lives on the banks of the Nile.
The capital of Egypt is Cairo in the north of the country, also located on the banks of the Nile River.
In addition to the classic attractions of Egyptian civilization, this country offers beautiful beaches, oases, nomadic desert tribes, and an archaeological itinerary beyond mass tourism.
The climate is dry, with maximum temperatures around 30°C (86°F).
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