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Flights to Assiut

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Assiut, a city in Upper Egypt on the Nile River, offers a window into Egyptian history and culture. Visitors can explore the ancient necropolis, home to tombs and carvings. Assiut is also known for its traditional handicrafts, such as carpets and rugs. The city has a mix of modern amenities and historical sites, making it a unique destination for travellers interested in both.

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Airports near Assiut

Planning a trip to Assiut? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Assiut.

Luxor International Airport

Located approximately 200 kilometres northeast of Assiut, Luxor International Airport is the closest international airport to Assiut. It offers domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


Sohag International Airport

Situated around 250 kilometres northwest of Assiut, Sohag International Airport is another regional airport that serves the area. It operates both domestic and limited international flights.


Cairo International Airport

Although not as close as the previous options, Cairo International Airport is the busiest airport in Egypt and offers a wide range of domestic and international flights. It is located approximately 400 kilometres north of Assiut and can be reached by a connecting flight or a longer drive.


Hurghada International Airport

Located around 500 kilometres northeast of Assiut, Hurghada International Airport is a popular tourist destination on the Red Sea coast. It offers domestic and international flights, making it an alternative option for travellers who wish to explore both Assiut and the coastal areas.

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Things to do in Assiut

With a wealth of sights to see in Assiut, here are our top 3:

Uncover the Mysteries of Ancient Egypt at the Tombs of Meir

Step back in time and explore the beautifully preserved tombs of Meir, where the walls tell stories of ancient Egyptian life. Don't miss this chance to immerse yourself in history!

Experience the Spiritual Serenity at the Monastery of the Virgin Mary

Nestled in the mountains of Assiut, this sacred site offers a tranquil retreat. Experience the peace and spirituality that this ancient monastery exudes.

Discover the Architectural Marvel of Assiut Barrage

Marvel at the engineering prowess of the 19th century at the Assiut Barrage. This impressive structure not only serves as a vital irrigation system but also offers stunning views of the Nile River.

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