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Suez Canal

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Address: Port Said, Egypt
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Linking the Mediterranean to the Red Sea, this canal stretches more than...

Linking the Mediterranean to the Red Sea, this canal stretches more than 100 miles extending from Port Said to Port Tawfiq (near Suez), connecting the Mediterranean Sea with the Gulf of Suez and thence with the Red Sea.

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US$ 65.00*
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Private Guided Day Tour to Tanis Bubastis and the Suez Canal from Cairo
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US$ 156.00*
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Overnight Trip to Saint Catherine Monastery from Cairo

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Fun ferry ⛴ trip to port fuad

On a weekend trip me and my friends went to port said and we took the ferry ⛴ to port fuad by the car 🚗 it took around 10 m to get on

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Cairo, Egypt
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On a weekend trip me and my friends went to port said and we took the ferry ⛴ to port fuad by the car 🚗 it took around 10 m to get on

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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Your imagination will go wild while thinking about this man made channel. Connecting the world together is not an easy job foe the canal pilots. I enjoyed visiting and crossing it twice today. Using the ferry for free.

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1 Thank Mahmud E
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118 reviews
71 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Going through the canal was probably one of the most amazing experiences that I can remember of my life. If you get a chance to do this go for it!

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1 Thank Jonathan S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

After a few days in Dahab, me and a friend were travelling back to Cairo. This time we saw the crossing by day and was quite impressed. Mainly because as we approached from the desert, we witnessed an enormous container ship sailing through in front of us. We didnt actually see the canal itself.

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Geelong, Australia
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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We traversed the Suez Canal from north to south on a cruise from Southampton to Melbourne on the Emerald Princess. This canal has no locks, so the journey is all at sea level. We found the journey very interesting, noting the sentry stations on the Egyptian side every 700 metres or so, and the endless Sinai desert on the other... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

"Take Cover!" I heard my Captain scream. A deafening thud came from about 20 yards to my right as I threw my body into the dunes. The intense heat of the sand in the midday sun burnt my face, but I quickly hoisted myself back up spitting the dirt out of my mouth. "That armoured train is going to be... More 

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Wales
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Had a fantastic time at suiz went to the city went in to the fish market never seen so much fresh fish visetid a few more shops everyone very friendly an helpfull

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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

We had previously been spoilt with two journeys through the Panama Canal on other Princess cruise ships and when compared with those experiences this particular voyage was not as rewarding. It was the Emerald Princess' first voyage through the canal and consequently the ship had to be inspected prior to the journey. We left our anchor position outside Port Said... More 

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northampton,england
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Having been to Panama canal,I had the chance while in hurghada to go visit the Suez canal ,so I grasped it with both hands,and I was not to be disappointed It was amazing and well worth it , I also crossed the canal on one of the boats . If you ever get the chance ,then don't miss it you... More 

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Alexandria, Egypt
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Whether in Port Said, Ismailia or Suez The canal is the master scene Never get bored watching passing ships to and from all over the world

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