in Qena Governorate, Egypt

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
25.293 and 32.554 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 25° 17' 36" and E 32° 33' 14"
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: 04:05 PM (Friday)
Timezone: Africa/Cairo
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:05 am and 6:27 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-23.883 and -147.700 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Current travel safety evaluation for Egypt in Northern Africa

Safety Score: 3,9 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: 2021-05-14 08:23:53

Touring Isnā

Isnā in Qena Governorate with it's 69,335 residents is a town located in Egypt about 339 mi (or 546 km) south of Cairo, the country's capital place.

Time in Isnā is now 04:05 PM (Friday). The local timezone is named Africa / Cairo with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 7 airports nearby Isnā, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Egypt is Luxor International Airport in a distance of 28 mi (or 45 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis in a distance of 31 mi (or 49 km), North.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Luxor, Qina, Aswan, Sohag and Al Kharijah. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 36°C / 96 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 39°C / 102 °F
Night Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 6%
Air Pressure 1010 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Saturday, 15th of May 2021

36°C (97 °F)
29°C (85 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 16th of May 2021

38°C (100 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, fresh breeze, clear sky.

Monday, 17th of May 2021

40°C (103 °F)
31°C (88 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

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

Ägypten, Blick auf Esna

Published: December 27, 2012
Length: 39:23 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: derbrunner1

Fotopräsentation Kurze Rast am Hafen von Esna Auf unserer Nilkreuzfahrt mit der MS Grand Sun.

Sellers in Esna on river Nile (Egypt) try to sell from their boat to tourists on cruise ships

Published: September 19, 2014
Length: 57:50 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Xandra Dekker

In Esna the Nile cruisers ferrying tourists from Luxor to Aswan 155 km further upstream, can be held up for hours while vessels negotiate their way through the lock system. Esna is a city located...

Auf dem Nil durch Ägypten bei Esna

Published: September 05, 2014
Length: 29:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: SaidBustany

Unterwegs auf dem längsten Fluss der Erde Die Schleuse von Esna mit den schwimmenden und fliegenden Händlern. Die Stadt mit ihrem Tempel und eine legendäres Schiff am Ufer des Nil. Mitfahrge.

Nile 7 - Esna sunset

Published: January 12, 2008
Length: 12:16 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Kresimir Zimonic

Esna sunset.

Esna lock on the river Nile, Egypt.

Published: December 28, 2013
Length: 17:40 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: filmknights

Esna lock on the river Nile, Egypt.

Egypt - The dam in Esna (2001)

Published: September 10, 2008
Length: 33:50 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Robbie De Clercq

The famous dam in Esna.

Ägypten, Die Schleuse von Esna

Published: December 28, 2012
Length: 12:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: derbrunner1

Fotopräsentation Alle Kreuzfahrtsschiffe die am Nil von Luxor nach Assuan fahren müssen bei der Schleuse von Esna einen kleinen Stopp einlegen. Die bettelnden Kinder und die Händler...

Esna Egypt Nilecruise semiramis III

Published: November 28, 2011
Length: 49:54 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Stef Vervaeke

Local salesmen along the nile in Esna Docks.

Zdymadlo Esna, Egypt

Published: November 25, 2009
Length: 30:42 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Sotek

říční prodej v Egyptě.

Handel w stylu wolnym

Published: October 10, 2010
Length: 54:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: gembol

Handlarze tekstyliami na Nilu, tuż poniżej śluzy w Esna. -------------------- Textiles traders on Nile, right below Esna gate.

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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.


Esna, known to the ancient Egyptians as Egyptian: Iunyt or Ta-senet; Greek: Λατόπολις (Latopolis or Letopolis) or πόλις Λάτων (Polis Laton) or Λάττων (Latton); Latin: Lato, is a city in Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the River Nile, some 55 km south of Luxor. The town was formerly part of the modern Qena Governorate, but as of 9/12/2009, has been incorporated into the new Luxor Governorate.

Located at 25.3, 32.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ancient Greek sites in Egypt, Archaeological sites in Egypt, Egyptian temples, Populated places in Qena Governorate, Roman sites in Egypt, Former populated places in Egypt

Popular in vicinity

These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Isnā.

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Asnā, Esneh, Latónpolis, Esna, Latopolia, Latopolis, Isnā, إسنا, אסנא, איסנא, Эсна