Tourist rest in Egypt is a chance to visit a tomb of Beni Hasan
Approximately in 20 km to the South from El Minya among fruitless rocks of east coast there are rocky tombs of Beni Hasan (are open time in day 8:00-17:00, 20 pounds), called so by name 1 of local Arab tribes. Kaloritnye lists of a necropolis throw light on life of Egyptians of an era of the Average kingdom (2050-1800 to and. э.) – the period when the local nobility showed the increased independence of the Pharaoh, constructing the magnificent tombs in native places, instead of in Sakkara. Beni Hasan it is remarkable besides that here contrast between lush coastal territories and the desert in particular is striking. The separate track connects a necropolis with separately standing temple in Speos Artemidos, approximately in the 3rd kilometres from tombs. Now, having called only a personal taxi in Egypt from El Minya it is possible to reach a necropolis, and that accompanied by the policeman or the guide who can be found in any agency organising tourist rest in Egypt (in the same place to you can provide and a taxi for 50 pounds).
Excursions in Egypt will allow tourists to behold eminent tombs
On the new road laid along east coast to reach Beni Hasan it is possible in only 25 minutes. Also in Egypt on several close to from each other located tombs, it is possible to connect excursions in one long tour: visit of Beni Hasan, Tuna-el-Gebel and Germopolya. For this purpose all people in Egypt move through Abu-Kirkus on the west bank and are forwarded through Nile on the ferry. The taxi driver will land you at ferry pier in 3 km from Abu-Kirkusa and will wait before your return from Beni Hasan, the crossing on the ferry (once a day 8:00-17:00) takes 15 minutes and there are 6 pounds, if in your group least 6 people, or on 50 piastres from everyone, if passengers more than 6. The ticket office in Beni Hasan is located in 300 m from pier, nearby there is a cafe with soft drinks. The watchman will see you to tombs and will open them, upon termination of survey he will wait for tip. As well as in all noteworthy places of the Nile plain, in Beni Hasan there is a lot of militia.
Burning permits to Egypt from Orenburg at present became available!