Cairo location on world map. Msr alkdymh masr el qadima also known as historic cairo or islamic cairo is a part of cairo egypt which pre dates the fatimid city of cairo founded in 969 ad. Egypt egypt is located in the north east of the african continent and stretches across the gulf of suez. Located in the heart of the capital uptown cairo is the first and only gated community within the city. Click on the highlighted areas on the map for more information.
The area around present day cairo especially memphis that was the old capital of egypt had long been a focal point of ancient egypt due to its strategic location just upstream from the nile delta. About ninety per cent of the country is desert. Read about egypts cultural and historical treasures and view their location relative to the nile and other landmark features. If you dont see the model at first in autocad 2014 you need to recenter the view on the model.
On the left is the egypt today interactive map. Find local businesses view maps and get driving directions in google maps. The ritz carlton cairo is a luxury hotel overlooking the nile and offering 5 star amenities including a spa dining and spacious accommodations. Old cairo egyptian arabic.
As beautiful as it is crazy and as rich in historic finery as it is half dilapidated cairo tends to be a city that travelers love and hate in equal measures. These files may take a long time to load in your cad program.