Egypt has got two main regions; Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt. One of the other names of the lower Egyptian part is Delta,
It situated in the Northern side of Egypt, and it is where all the fertile land of Egypt is.
In the Delta area we have the two main branches of the Nile which remain from the seven ones, Damietta and Rosetta. The Rosetta branch is the most famous one and it is where we found the famous Rosetta stone deciphered by Champollion the French famous archaeologist.
It is one of the biggest and largest deltas of the rivers, spread from Port Said on the eastern side to Alexandria on the western side.
Delta has a Muslim majority of population, rather than Copts, although most of the places visited by the Holy family exist in Nile Delta.
In ancient periods, the New kingdom period’s capital varies from time to time but the main one during Ramses II reign was in Delta “Hawaris”, one very important goddess center’s was in Tel Basta or Bo Pastet ( The goddess Pastet the Goddess of joy, the cat ).
In modern ages Rosetta played a very important role during the French expedition in the Nile Delta.
Different places in the world enjoying the religious tours belong to different religions, the most famous of them is Haj in Mecca, the holy Land in Egypt, Jordan and Israel.
The holy land varies from a place to another, some contains the three countries and some others have only one. The holy land in Egypt follows the traces of the Holy family in Egypt, different places in different cities of Egypt from Upper Egypt to the Delta too.
Some of them last for only one day to some of the churches in Cairo or it can last for a longer day tour to some of the monasteries like the Natron Valley, Red Sea or an overnight to Assuit or Menya too.
Is very inspiring, Egypt has got various interests, nature and types of landscape too. Plenty of unique tours which take you to different unique destination in Egypt.
The variety of the nature of desert can take your mind away from the crowd to a different unique colors of desert, the so-called white desert: which indicates the remnant of a great ancient ocean which appears now only in limestone formations, the look white as per the color of the submarine stone.
There is the black desert as well, which resulted from the eruption of Volcanoes in Egypt. Have Egypt had ever volcanoes? The answer is yes. And that exists here in the black desert.
Have you never ever imagine how colorful sea life could be?? Then come to the Red Sea to fulfill your fertile imagination. It is very colorful and lively looking corals and sea life. The best place for diving, snorkeling or even just swimming. Different destinations starting from the southern borders up to Sinai.
One of the very fascinating other aspects is the important religious background of Egypt related to all religions, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. The Holy flight into Egypt; when Jesus Christ the baby came along with St. Mary and St. Joseph from Jerusalem, The Exodus of Moses through the desert of Sinai, even the spread of Islam in the Middle East.
Egypt is the gift of the Nile as Herodotus the ancient historian mentioned, it’s the main vein of the ancient life and civilization, the vital force of the Egyptian soul.
Nile cruise tour is one of the Unique tours in Egypt, which takes you in a time machine to smell the history Oder along the banks of the Nile through the temples of Luxur and Aswan, to be able to roam around and touch the history of the Pharaohs and their temples, it can also take you behind the high dam of Aswan to sail really close to the crocodiles of the Nile.