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Ancient Egyptian Battles

Explore the Famous Ancient Egyptian Battles

Through the history of ancient Egypt peace was the way of land as the ideas of wars and battles appeared either to unite the land in 3100 BC or to protected from foreign invasion later on in 1523 BC. Egyptians excelled in the art of war in order to protect their treasures, their history and achieve immortality. Here are the famous battles that happened through the history of Ancient Egypt.

Hyksos Invasion of Ancient Egypt - Trips in Egypt
January 20, 2019

Hyksos Invasion of Ancient Egypt

The Hyksos invasion of Egypt was a defining moment in the history of Egypt. The Hyksos nation was a mixed Semitic people from west Asian, a dynasty of Palestinian origin...
Battle of Pelusium - Trips In Egypt
January 20, 2019

Battle of Pelusium

The decisive battle of Pelusium was between ancient Egypt empire led by Pharaoh Psametik III (526-525 BCE) and the Achaemenid Empire (The First Persian Empire) led by Cambyses II (525-522...
Battle of Megiddo - Trips in Egypt
January 19, 2019

Battle of Megiddo

The ancient city of Megiddo has been the location for various battles over the millenniums but the most important is the battle of Megiddo which is known to be the...
Battle of Kadesh - Trips in Egypt
January 19, 2019

Battle of Kadesh

There has never been more talked about the battle in the history of ancient Egypt than the infamous battle of Kadesh. The battle of Kadesh is the most document military...
Battle of Djahy - Trips in Egypt
January 19, 2019

Battle of Djahy

Before the battle of Djahy, Egypt has maintained the reputation of being one of the most powerful and richest kingdoms at the time which encouraged many foreign factions and various...
King Menes and The Unification Battle of Egypt - Trips in Egypt
January 19, 2019

King Menes and The Unification Battle of Egypt

The Unification Battle of Egypt The unification battle of Egypt marked the beginning of the early dynastic period which acted as a stepping stone that led to the creation of...

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • How Many Battles Of Ancient Egypt?

    There wasn’t an ancient army in ancient Egypt until the invasion of the Hyksos during the 15th dynasty and there are 6 famous battles in which the ancients participated and gained the victory.

  • What Famous Wars Did Ancient Egypt Fight In?

    Here is a list of the most famous wars that the ancients participated in:

    • The Unification Battle of Egypt
    • The Hyksos Invasion
    • The Battle of Megiddo
    • The Battle of Kadesh
    • The Battle of Djahy of king Ramses III “Battle of the Delta”.
    • The Battle of Pelusium.

  • Did Ancient Egypt Have A Strong Military?

    Starting from the 12th dynasty onwards, the ancient Egyptian Pharaohs kept training their armies very well and the Egyptians learned how to make really powerful chariots, and they started to gather a very strong army with archers, charioteers, and infantry.

  • How Were The Hyksos Driven Out Of Egypt?

    During the 17th Dynasty, Kamose, Ahmose, and Seqenenre Tao waged a very strong war against the Hyksos and they managed to expel Khamudy from Egypt who was their last king in 1550 BC. Kamose was killed in the battle but his brother, Ahmose was the one who drives the Hyksos out of Egypt.

  • What Should I Wear While Being in Egypt?

    You should wear whatever you want. It is advised to wear something light from cotton or linen, comfortable and put on sunblock during your time in Egypt in the summer and wear comfortable footwear like a closed-toe shoe to sustain the sandy terrain.

  • What to Pack for Your Egypt Tour?

    You should bring a brimmed hat and sunglasses if you not used to the Egyptian sun &pack everything you could ever need and put in a small bag so you could move easily between your destinations.

  • Are All Nile Cruises Available at Any Time?

    Yes, it is available all years. as the Nile from Aswan to Luxor takes three to four days of sailing on Monday, Wednesday and Friday for the total cost of 600$ and the Nile cruise from Luxor to Aswan take four to five days in Saturday, Monday and Thursday for the coast of 650$.

  • Why book Trips in Egypt?

    We have experience in vacation planning for more than 10 years & our staff consists of the most professional operators, guides and drivers who dedicate all of their time & effort create the perfect vacation. All of our tours are customized by Travel, Financial & Time advisors to fit your every possible need during your time in egypt. we always keep in mind that your safety & comfort are our main priority until you return home.

  • Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

    Yes, it is absolutely safe to travel to egypt, You will feel secure in Egypt as the current atmosphere of the country is very peaceful after the government took powerful measures like restructuring the entire tourist police to include all the important and tourist attractions in Egypt and construct an entire environment dedicated for ensuring the lives of all tourists.

  • What are Egypt's Visa Requirements?

    They are very simples, If you want to apply for a Visa On Arrival that lasts for 30 days then you should be one of the eligible countries(check the link), have a valid passport with at least 6 months remaining and pay 25$ USD entry fee in cash. As for the E-Visa for 30 days, you should have a valid passport for at least 8 months, complete the online application, pay the e-visa fee then print the e-visa to later be presented to the airport border guard. You could be one of the countries eligible for a free visa for 90 days.

  • What is the Weather is Like?

    The temperature of Egypt ranges from 37c to 14 c, Summer in Egypt is somehow hot and winter is cool and mild but sometimes it becomes cold at night. The average of low temperatures vary from 9.5 C in the wintertime to 23 C in the summertime and average high temperatures vary from 17 C in the wintertime to 32 C in the summertime while the temperature is moderate all along the coasts.

  • What is the Best Time of Visit Egypt?

    It is known the best time to travel to Egypt is in the winter from September to April as the climate becomes a bit tropical, a warm atmosphere with a winter breeze. You will also be notified a week before your trip if the weather is unsafe or if any changes have been made.

  • Should I Give Tips in Egypt?

    It is totally up to you, but if you choose to you can tip the servers at your restaurant 5-10% by handing it to them directly and 5 Egyptian Pounds as a general tip of anyone.

  • Can I Enter the Pyramids?

    Yes, you can enter the pyramids for the small fee of 20$.

  • How to Enjoy Egypt During Ramadan?

    Ramadan is a special time of year for Muslims that should be celebrated by non-Muslims and feel the essence of the Islamic culture. You can fast with the Muslim or just observe but you are always welcome to join the celebrations and festivals.

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