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Private Guided Day Tour to Tanis Bubastis and the Suez Canal from Cairo
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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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“red sea” (8 reviews)
“cruise ship” (9 reviews)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is really great to be there and see the wonderful amazing Suez Canal that connect both Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea together and sea the huge ships while moving

Thank Bohdima
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in the area you shouldn't miss it, is a very good experience and one of the most famous path world wide the connection of the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea.

Thank George K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travelling through the worlds' longest man made Canal having 104.5 miles length and 197 feet width constructed for facilitating the tedious African Voyage was another memorable experience..The Prestigious Task of this great project being undertaken by both Egyptian and British Governments needs special mention being...More

9  Thank jojo5222
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is just interesting because of what you see and you're gliding along on your ship. It was interesting waiting outside the entrance to the canal overnight, and seeing the lights of the other ships also waiting their turn. We started through very early in...More

2  Thank Colleen H
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Very good looking and experience Calming down view Wide variety of services Good place for children Nice tours by boat

Thank Ashraf E
Reviewed 24 May 2017

The Suez Canal a long great day on the cruise ship. Up early with plenty to see all day, very good cruise commentary. Lots of attractions along the Suez Canal, the weather was very good.

1  Thank BuddyPeter24
Reviewed 16 May 2017

On the Cunard Queen Mary 2 on the last leg of the world voyage..... up at 5.30am to see the quite narrow bit of the canal. Beautiful sunrise. Took us until around 4pm to pop out the other side. Quite nice looking chaps with guns...More

1  Thank Jo K
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

You should take The ferri across the 2 sides, So you are moving now between two continents Africa and Asia, Take around in the other side, Quit dreamy city, Port Found, Keep away from the public area

Thank Ayman S
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We sailed northbound on RCCL's Vision of the Seas through the Suez Canal. The ship arrived at the mouth of the canal near midnight so we woke up at 6 am and went up on deck to watch the scenery go by. A sandstorm approached...More

Thank Dushi-NY
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Something to see... the hotel based on canal offer a nice view of barges going up and down on canal..

Thank BagCiccio
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Sameer Godse
22 August 2017|
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Response from Ayman S | Reviewed this property |
there is a regular ferry between port said and port Fuad, it takes less than 15 m, it is public and free. As I know, Nothing like a sea trip between Port Said and Ismailia. Any how I have asked one of my colleagues who... More
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Sameer Godse
22 August 2017|
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Response from Colleen H | Reviewed this property |
I was on an Oceania cruise, so the Suez was just a way to get from one place to another! Your trip sounds fun! Good luck! Sorry I couldn't help.
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carol194406
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Response from Colleen H | Reviewed this property |
More going on on the Starboard side, but I enjoyed moving back and forth periodically, just enjoying the contrast.
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