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Suez Canal

Port Said, Egypt
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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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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
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The ship head North in the Red Sea toward the Gulf of Suez. There were many ships traveling in the same direction. The Suez Canal has only channel. A convoy of ship goes North for half of the time and half of the time a...More

1  Thank George700East
Reviewed 29 March 2017 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

Thank abdo_morad
Reviewed 2 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.

1  Thank Mahmud E
Reviewed 14 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!

1  Thank Jonathan S
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...More

Thank terry h
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Response from RamiRizg | Reviewed this property |
Suez area is an interesting place. It's not an old Egyptian historical cities, but you will find some interesting things to do. In Ismsilia city, where I live, the center of three Suez Canal area, you will see the first head... More
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