in Cairo Governorate, Egypt

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
29.841 and 31.301 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 29° 50' 29" and E 31° 18' 3"
Currency and Currency Code:
Pound - EGP
Spoken languages:
Arabic, English, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 07:59 PM (Thursday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:23 am and 6:24 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Egypt in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,4 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Egypt.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Egypt. Last Update: 2024-04-18 08:12:24

Delve into Ḩalwān

Ḩalwān in Cairo Governorate with it's 230,000 habitants is located in Egypt about 16 mi (or 25 km) south of Cairo, the country's capital town.

Current time in Ḩalwān is now 07:59 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Ḩalwān, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is Cairo International Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 33 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Egypt is Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur in a distance of 14 mi (or 22 km), North-West. We encountered 1 points of interest near this location.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Giza, Cairo, Banha, Al Fayyum and Shibin al Kawm. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 28°C / 82 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 30%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 12 km/h (7 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 19th of April 2024

26°C (78 °F)
21°C (70 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 20th of April 2024

28°C (82 °F)
20°C (68 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 21st of April 2024

25°C (77 °F)
20°C (69 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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Egypt Trip - Part 1 - Cairo, Saqqara, Luxor

Published: April 17, 2012
Length: 18:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Mitch Fahrer

Arrival in Cairo; Saqqara; Pyramids at Giza; camel ride; Transfer to Luxor, Egypt; Karnak Temple; papyrus store; Luxor Temple We stayed in Cairo at the Ramses Hilton, directly opposite the...

20 Binary Search Trees II

Published: December 14, 2012
Length: 31:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5

Course webpage: http://www.helwan.edu.eg/university/staff/Dr.WaleedYousef/DataStructures.html Dr. Waleed Yousef webpage: http://www.helwan.edu.eg/university/staff/Dr.WaleedYousef/

Egitto '08: cammelli & deserto, una gita alle grandi piramidi d'Egitto (F&L Travel Videos) HQ

Published: April 23, 2009
Length: 58:32 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Francesco D. Ciani

Egyptian's Great pyramids. One of the 7 mervellous things in all world. a trip with 2 fantastic camels with 50 degrees and a horse fever coming with me!! Le grandi Piramidi d'Egitto. Una delle...

Discrete Mathematics-Selected Topics Lecture 1

Published: December 25, 2011
Length: 15:41 min
Rating: 4 of 5

This Video is the First Lecture in Discrete Mathematics-Selected Topics Videos By Dr.Omar Hamdy omar.hamdy@fci.helwan.edu.eg Lecture Notes: http://hci.fcih.net/Courses/DiscreteMathematics/ma11.

شباب حلوان

Published: December 15, 2013
Length: 42:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: abdo helwan

اجمل شباب حلوان.

المحاضره الاولي في التحكيم التجاري الدولي لاكاديميه نادي القضاه الدولي للتحكيم داخل جامعه حلوان

Published: September 01, 2013
Length: 52:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: أكاديمية نادي القضاه الدولي للتحكيم وحقوق الأ

الاستاذ الدكتور إبراهيم الياس رئيس لجنه الشئون السياسيه نقابه المحامين وعضو النقابه العامة اثناء القائه...

مظاهرات بجامعة حلوان 3/10/2013 #طلاب المدينة الجامعية

Published: October 03, 2013
Length: 30:34 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Mahmoud Hamed

احتجاجات وهتافات صباح اليوم 3/10/2013 امام مبنى ادارة جامعة حلوان لعدم تسكين الطلاب فى المدينة الجامعية حتى...

فريق الحلاوانية حفلة نادى حلوان العام

Published: May 06, 2014
Length: 00:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Koria Halwany

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What is Minders ?

Published: June 22, 2014
Length: 14:25 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Minders FCIH

Know Minders mission, vision and core values.

جزئ من الدورتين التمهيدية والمتخصصة لإعداد مستشاري التحكيم العرب و الدولين

Published: August 31, 2013
Length: 51:28 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: أكاديمية نادي القضاه الدولي للتحكيم وحقوق الأ

يشرح المستشار رضا الملاح رئيس مجلس الدوله بعض الامثال والصور للتحكيم الدولي وذلك الفديو جزئ بسيط من دورتين...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.


Helwan, also spelled Hilwan or Hulwan or Holwan, is a city in Egypt 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.

Located at 29.85, 31.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Memphis, Egypt, Populated places in Cairo Governorate

Helwan University

Helwan University is a public university based in Helwan, Egypt. It comprises 20 faculties as well as 50 research centers. Generally, it is known for engineering and business studies. It's notable for its Faculties of Engineering (there are, in fact, two), Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration that contains unique and special departments such as foreign trade, international relations and business information systems and Faculty of Computers & Information.

Located at 29.8667, 31.3167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Helwan University, Educational institutions established in 1975, Cairo Governorate, 1975 establishments in Egypt, Universities in Egypt

Helwan Governorate

Helwan Governorate was one of the governorates of Egypt. It was located in Lower Egypt.

Located at 29.85, 31.3333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former governorates of Egypt, Helwan Governorate, Nile River Delta, States and territories established in 2008, States and territories disestablished in 2011, 2008 establishments in Egypt, 2011 disestablishments in Egypt

Helwan wax museum

The Helwan Wax Museum is a small public museum located in the suburb of Helwan, in Cairo, Egypt, close to the Ain Helwan Metro station. It contains exhibits of wax sculptures demonstrating important figures from Egyptian history and idealized traditional Egyptian culture. Some figures shown include Salah El-Din El-Ayoubi (Saladin), King Richard I "The Lionheart" of England, Amr Ibn Al-As, Cleopatra and President Gamal Abdel Nasser.

Located at 29.8603, 31.3258 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in Cairo, Visitor attractions in Cairo

Districts of the same city

These districts belong to Ḩalwān.

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Hélouan-les-Bains, Helouan, Hilwan, Helwan Les Bains, Ḥelwân, Ḩalwān, Ḩulwān, حلوان, Helwan, Хелуан