Helwan Tourism, Egypt

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Helwan (Arabic: حلوان‎‎ Ḥelwān, IPA: [ħelˈwæːn]), is a city in Egypt and part of Greater Cairo, on the bank of the Nile, opposite the ruins of Memphis. Originally a southern suburb of Cairo, it served as the capital of the now defunct Helwan Governorate from April 2008 to April 2011, after which it was re-incorporated into the Cairo Governorate. The kism of Helwan had a population of 643,327 at the 2006 population census.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Helwan, Egypt. Explore Helwan travel guide before you plan your trip here. Helwan is located at a short trip away from Cairo a major city in Egypt. Add Cairo to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Pyramids Of Giza, Keops Pyramid, Sphinx. A holiday in Helwan can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Helwan*

  • Pollution Statistics in Helwan

    Know the pollution level of Helwan before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 100 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 100 (Very High)
  • Helwan: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Helwan for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Helwan.

    • Burglary and Theft 28.57 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 67.86 (High)
    • Car Stealing 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 46.43 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.71 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.86 (Moderate)
  • Living in Helwan - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 52.9 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 88.26 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 74.14 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 23.82 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 38.89 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 11.04 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 23.97 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Helwan

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Helwan

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.57 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 65.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.08 USD

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

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