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Our New Year holidays were designed just for you in this season of year so you can enjoy the maximum of your Christmas holidays in Egypt.
How Egyptians celebrate Christmas holidays in Egypt?
Christmas in Egypt is a very special celebration in Egypt. Most of Christians in Egypt celebrate New Year, on the 7th Jan in Egypt also Muslims share the Coptic Egyptians their celebration , in other countries Christmas is celebrated on 25th of Dec but celebrating on this date is not just for Egyptian Christians but others all over the world celebrate same day also
Egypt Christmas, New Year offers
You can find in Cairo and Alexandria many stores specialized in Christmas gifts like new year tree and lights Some of the trees not fake, you will find also new year trees in many gift shops, and many cards are also available.
On Christmas day most of Egyptian Christians visit Churches, In Cathedral of Saint Mark at Cairo they start ceremonies at 12 p.m.
Here in Egypt most of churches on New Year & Christmas celebrate with trees like European churches when they celebrate New Year
At end of Christmas service ends people usually eat a special meal consists of rice and bread
On Christmas morning we as Muslims or Christians visit each other, as habit Muslims congratulate Christians for their holiday , other Egyptians celebrate this holiday by going to cinema or clubs or restaurants
Christmas holiday in Egypt is a perfect occasion you can visit Egypt to see how Christians and Muslims celebrate it together
On many churches they present concerts of Christmas holidays carols
The nice thing in Egypt now that Muslims also celebrate Christmas holidays, many foreigners get surprised when they see that we have areal mix in Egypt between Muslims , Christians in Egypt
Christmas holidays in Egypt is not just for Christians we receive many tourists coming to spend their holiday here with our warm weather , they enjoy it in Luxor , Aswan what a lovely holiday if you enjoy it in one of our luxury Nile cruises
Christmas holiday month is high season for tourism in Egypt
Christmas popular food in Egypt
- 2 teaspoon nutmeg
- 400 sugar
- 1 teaspoon grated lemon rind
- 170g butter
- 2 eggs
- 220g almonds
- 10g cinnamon
- 2 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
- 700g flour
Custom your Christmas holiday in Egypt
You can now with Ramses tours custom your holiday in Egypt.
Tips for your holidays before going?
Crime in Egypt nearly does not exist, Security is good and there are specially trained Tourist Police the buses move in convoys for protection. The Egyptian government takes so much care of the tourism as it is the national source of income in Egypt. The tourist in Egypt is VIP person So the Egyptian police (not the ship) provide police cars, security, guards around all the buses This service is not by the ship or Ramses tours its provided for all the tourists that arrive to Egypt, make organized tours.
The only health hazard that you?re likely to come across is an upset stomach. The best way to avoid this is to make sure that you only drink bottled water, avoid ice and ice-cream and anything that may have been washed in tap water (salad). All fruit should be peeled before consumption. Milk is unpasteurized and should be boiled. Precautions should also be taken against prickly heat and sunstroke.