in Qalyubia Governorate, Egypt
- Historic Cairo (Unesco heritage, 29 mi)
- Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur (Unesco heritage, 33 mi)
- Abu Mena (Unesco heritage, 94 mi)
- Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley) (Unesco heritage, 98 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 30.459 and 31.179 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 30° 27' 32" and E 31° 10' 42"
- 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: 04:41 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Africa/Cairo
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:37 am and 4:54 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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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: 2023-12-05 08:27:35
Banhā in Qalyubia Governorate with it's 167,029 inhabitants is located in Egypt about 28 mi (or 45 km) north of Cairo, the country's capital.
Local time in Banhā is now 04:41 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 7 airports in the wider vicinity of Banhā, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is Cairo International Airport in a distance of 27 mi (or 43 km), South-East. 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 Historic Cairo in a distance of 29 mi (or 46 km), South. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Shibin al Kawm, Zagazig, Tanda, Cairo and Giza. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 23°C / 73 °F
|Morning Temperature||15°C / 59 °F|
|Evening Temperature||21°C / 69 °F|
|Night Temperature||15°C / 60 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1015 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (5 mph) from East|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 3% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
22°C (71 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Broken clouds, moderate breeze.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
21°C (70 °F)
15°C (60 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.
Friday, 8th of December 2023
20°C (68 °F)
14°C (57 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
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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.
This article is about the ancient city called Athribis in Lower Egypt; for the ancient city called Athribis in Upper Egypt, see Athribis (Upper Egypt) Athribis or Athlibis (Greek: Ἄθλιβις or Ἀθάρραβις was the Greek name for two cities of ancient Egypt: this article concerns the chief town of the Athribite, the Tenth nome, in Lower Egypt. The ancient city of Hut-Repyt in Upper Egypt, also called Athribis by the Greeks, is discussed at Athribis .
Banha is the capital of the Qalyubia Governorate in north-eastern Egypt. Egyptians call it Banhā el-'asal, which means "Sweet like honey"; the nomenclature originally comes from when the Prophet Muhammed sent his massage to Muqawqis, ruler of Egypt, to convert to Islam, he replied by sending him gifts; two were slave girls Maria and her sister Sirīn, who were from Upper Egypt, and jar of honey.
Banha University is an Egyptian university in the Egyptian city of Banha, the capital of Al Qalyubiyah governorate. It was established according to a decree in 25 November 1976 as a branch from Zagazig University in Banha, with the faculties of Commerce, Education, Agriculture of Moshtohor, Engineering of Shobra and Medicine. In 1981-1982, the faculties of Arts, Science of Banha and Veterinary Medicine of Moshtohor were founded.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Banhā.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Benha, Bandar Banhā, Benna, Athribis, Banhā, بنها, Банха