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Nile River, Cairo

4.2
#1 of 12 in Parks in Cairo
The lifeblood of ancient civilizations and modern Egypt, Nile River served as the source and inspiration behind many agricultural revolutions, technological innovations, cultural traditions, and works of art. Head down the river as part of a cruise, stopping off to see ancient monuments and storied settlements, all owing their existence to the flooding banks of the mighty waterway. The longest river in the world, this body of water is 6,853 km (4,258 mi) long, flowing through 11 countries. Put Nile River into our Cairo planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • One of the most beautiful times a visitor spends in Egypt is to see the Nile river and wander in a boat on the Nile or drink coffee, tea or breakfast on the blind and restaurants overlooking the Nile
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  • It was a good experience (although a little bit brief) to visit the Cairo part of the Nile on board of that flat boat.  more »
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