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El Alamein (or Al 'Alameen) (Arabic: العلمين‎‎, IPA: [elʕælæˈmeːn], literally "the two flags") is a town in the northern Matrouh Governorate of Egypt. Located on the Mediterranean Sea, it lies 106 kilometres (66 mi) west of Alexandria and 240 kilometres (149 mi) northwest of Cairo. As of 2007, it had a local population of 7,397 inhabitants.


Looking for travel information about El-alamein? Explore the best travel advice on El-alamein, Egypt. El-alamein is located at a short trip away from Alexandria a major city in Egypt. Alexandria, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Montazah Palace Gardens, Fort Qaitbey. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Cairo International Airport. Popular vacation packages of El-alamein are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for El-alamein*

  • Cost for Essentials in El-alamein

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in El-alamein

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.08 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 39.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.19 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 30.5 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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