: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Karnak Temple receives first tourists as Egypt’s cultural tourism resumes

Egypt’s renowned Karnak Temple in Luxor received, on Tuesday, its first tourist groups who travelled from Hurghada, on the first day of the resumption of the country’s cultural tourism movement.
International tourism across Egypt was suspended in March, as part of the government implemented precautionary measures against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Mostafa Waziri, Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities, said that the groups included tourists from Ukraine and France who arrived in Hurghada on Monday.
The trips to Luxor come as part of holidays booked to Egypt’s tourism hubs along the Red Sea, where tourists will also spend …read more

Source:: Daily News Egypt