Egypt is part of Africa with main city at
Cairo. It's usually 🌤️ 22.57 °C in Egypt with a rainfall of 🌧 3.65 mm. Tipping is expected in Egypt since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages. Internet speed in Egypt is on average 1.7 Mbps. In Egypt you drive on the right side. Its Developing country with a
population of 91M people. The main currency is Egyptian Pound. The languages
spoken are Arabic. Automatic teller machines are rare in Egypt. Current travel safety advice is Do not travel. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~22.57 °C 🌧 ~3.65 mm 👨👩👦👦 91M people
🛡️ Travel safety
fiber_manual_record Do not travel
Flights to and from Egypt are suspended. A nightly curfew is in place between 7pm and 6am. Don't leave your accommodation during the curfew. If you're caught breaking the curfew, you may be fined or imprisoned. If you can't or choose not to leave, follow the advice of local authorities, minimise your risk of exposure to COVID-19 and ensure you have arrangements in place for an extended stay. Stay in touch with family and friends so they know you're safe. If you need urgent consular assistance call +61 2 6261 3305. We now advise you to: Do not travel to to Egypt.
issued date: March 26, 2020
Egypt uses 220V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Arabic
💱 Currencies Used
Egypt uses the Egyptian pound (symbol: E£), code EGP.Banknotes come in denominations of 200, 100, 50, 20, 10 and 5 pounds. Pound is subdivided into 100 piastres. Coins come in denominations of 1 pound and 50 and 25 piastres.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Egypt. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is expected in Egypt since staff depend on tips to supplement their often minimum wages. Receipts usually include a service charge.