Egypt

Traveling to Egypt soon? The land of the mysterious Pharaohs, the Sahara Desert, the Red Sea and the majestic Nile River. Stay connected and get yourself a local prepaid sim card for Egypt. In this guide I will break down everything you need to know about buying a prepaid sim card in Egypt: prices, where to buy one, best network and my recommendation.

This article is based on my 4-week Egypt trip in September 2021 exploring the country and experiencing the local mobile internet.

Isn’t it anyones dream to wake up in the morning, open the curtains and look out over the pyramids of Giza when visiting Egypt? Sounds too good to be true right? But don’t just dream about it, make it happen. You will be surprised how easy and affordable it is.

In this blog post I will show you the best places to stay near the pyramids and tell you everything you need to know and help you make your dream come true. However, keep reading because not all that glitters is gold.

 

After more than 9 years of full time traveling I finally made it to Egypt. Who would ever think that such an iconic travel destination would only be country number 116 for me on my journey to visit every country. To kick off my Egypt trip I decided to check in to the Fairmont Nile City hotel were I stayed the first couple days. A great base to visit all the highlights of Cairo and of course the pyramids of Giza.

Traveling to Egypt soon and flying to Cairo International Airport? This is the ultimate guide for buying a sim card for Egypt on arrival at Cairo International Airport. I will tell you in detail where to go, why to get a local prepaid sim card, show you the up to date prices, give you my recommendation and even recorded a vlog for you about it.