El Alamein
in Matruh Governorate, Egypt

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
30.830 and 28.955 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 30° 49' 48" and E 28° 57' 18"
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: 06:08 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:02 am and 6:59 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
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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: 2022-05-27 07:59:32

Discover El Alamein

El Alamein in Matruh Governorate with it's 7,400 citizens is a city in Egypt about 147 mi (or 236 km) west of Cairo, the country's capital city.

Local time in El Alamein is now 06:08 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 6 airports in the vicinity of El Alamein, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is El Alamein International Airport in a distance of 30 mi (or 48 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Egypt is Abu Mena in a distance of 42 mi (or 68 km), East. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Alexandria, Beheira, Damanhur, Marsa Matruh and Kafr ash Shaykh. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 27°C / 81 °F

Morning Temperature 21°C / 71 °F
Evening Temperature 25°C / 77 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 73 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 60%
Air Pressure 1013 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 28th of May 2022

27°C (81 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 29th of May 2022

29°C (84 °F)
24°C (74 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 30th of May 2022

29°C (84 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Porto Marina Resort & Spa

Address
1,7 mi
110 KM Alexandria
El Alamein
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Golf Porto Marina

Address
0,6 mi
Km Alexandria - Matrouh Road 105
51718 Alamein
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Maxim Inn Lake View

Address
1,6 mi
Marina 5, Zone 24, Island 3
El Alamein
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


PORTO MARINA GOLF RESORT-AL AMAMEIN

Address
2,0 mi
KM 110 ALEXANDRIA MARSA MATHOUH ROAD
AL ALAMEIN
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


PORTO HOLIDAYS GOLF MARINA APARTMENTS

Address
2,0 mi
105 KM ALEXANDRIA MATROUH ROAD BUILDING 1
51732 EL ALAMEIN
Egypt

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Sacrario dei caduti di El-Alamein

Published: January 13, 2007
Length: 53:35 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: alleanzamonarchica

Altre immagini e testimonianze sulle drammatiche giornate di guerra svolte ad El-Alamein. Innumerevoli lapidi in ricordo dei nostri caduti a testimonianza di come combatterono le nostre truppe...


El Alamein - Honors to the fallen Soldiers

Published: March 29, 2009
Length: 49:56 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Paolo Vacca

El Alamein British war cemetery, German and Italian Memorials, Hill 33.


El-Alamein Performing art Center - Graduation Project

Published: August 22, 2009
Length: 12:43 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Khaled ElAshry

http://khaledelashry.blogspot.com By khaled ElAmer ElAshry Alexandria Univercity Fine Arts Architecture Deparment Graduation project 2009 IDA "International design awards" 2009 3rd...


Gino Compagnoni 2011 braciere El Alamein

Published: November 09, 2013
Length: 29:07 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Giorgio Gregori

Gino Compagnoni, reduce della battaglia di El Alamein, accende il braciere ad El Alamein, con la fiamma portata dai militari della Folgore attraverso il deserto che vide la battaglia del 1942.


URLO FOLGORE!!!

Published: April 21, 2013
Length: 06:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: AndreaFoffano

La Sezione Paracadutisti di Monza onora i Leoni della Folgore caduti nella battaglia di El Alamein al Sacrario Militare Italiano di El Alamein. Al grido di "FOLGORE !!" urlato dai parà di...


CGI Animation Studio

Published: February 01, 2013
Length: 25:39 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Wael Hussein Mahmoud

El- Alamein City is the future extension for Alexandria and for the north coast in Egypt. This project was part of the future planning for this area as many other projects to make El-Alamein...


Celere - Fanfara Bersaglieri San Donà di Piave

Published: October 24, 2012
Length: 00:59 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Alice Piccolo

Il Concerto tenutosi dalla fanfara il 22 settembre ad El Alamein, in Egitto, è proseguito con "Celere"


Al Alamein military museum متحف العلمين

Published: October 23, 2008
Length: 38:42 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: abobatates

These are some of the vehicles dating back to Al Alamein battle of WW 2 displayed at the museum on the north coast west of Alexandria.


Marcia treno - Fanfara Bersaglieri San Donà di Piave

Published: October 25, 2012
Length: 34:49 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Alice Piccolo


Эль Аламейн

Published: November 27, 2009
Length: 44:33 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Ислам Сулоев

Мемориал итальянцам, погибшим в Египте.


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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.

Battle of El Alamein

Located at 30.8225, 28.9543 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article

First Battle of El Alamein

The First Battle of El Alamein (1–27 July 1942) was a battle of the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War, fought on the northern coast of Egypt between Axis forces (Germany and Italy) of the Panzer Army Africa (Panzerarmee Afrika) commanded by Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, and Allied (specifically, British Imperial) forces (Britain, British India, Australia, South Africa and New Zealand) of the British Eighth Army commanded by General Claude Auchinleck.

Located at 30.8333, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Conflicts in 1942, 1942 in Egypt, Western Desert Campaign, Battles of World War II involving Australia, Battles involving Italy, Military history of India during World War II, Tank battles, Egypt in World War II, El Alamein, Battles of World War II involving Germany

Second Battle of El Alamein

The Second Battle of El Alamein took place over 20 days from 23 October – 11 November 1942 near the Egyptian coastal city of El Alamein, and the Allies' victory marked a major turning point in the Western Desert Campaign of the Second World War. It followed the First Battle of El Alamein, which had stalled the Axis advance into Egypt, after which, in August 1942, Lieutenant-General Bernard Montgomery had taken command of the British Eighth Army from General Claude Auchinleck.

Located at 30.8333, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Conflicts in 1942, 1942 in Egypt, Egypt in World War II, Battles of World War II involving Australia, Battles of World War II involving the United Kingdom, Battles and operations of World War II involving South Africa, Battles and operations of World War II involving Greece, Battles of World War II involving France, Battles of World War II involving Italy, Battles and operations of World War II involving India, Military history of India during World War II, Tank battles, Western Desert Campaign, El Alamein, Egypt–United Kingdom relations, Military history of Greece during World War II, Military history of Italy during World War II, Battles of World War II involving Germany

El Alamein

El Alamein (or Al Alamayn) is a town in the northern Matrouh Governorate of Egypt. Located on the Mediterranean Sea, it lies 106 kilometres west of Alexandria and 240 kilometres northwest of Cairo. As of 2007, it has a local population of 7,397 inhabitants.

Located at 30.8333, 28.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
El Alamein, Populated coastal places in Egypt, Populated places in Matruh Governorate, Tourism in Egypt, World War II battlefields, World War II sites in Egypt

Alamein University

Alamein University is located near Alexandria at El Alamein, Egypt.

Located at 30.8408, 28.9269 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Universities in Egypt, Educational institutions established in 2011, 2011 establishments in Egypt


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
El ‘Alamein, Alamein, El-‘Alamên, Al ‘Alamayn, العلمين, El-Alamein, El Alamein, Al-Alamajn, Эль-Аламейн, Аламейн, Ел Аламејн, 阿莱曼