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Fly to Sohag with Jazeera Airways


Situated on the west bank of the Nile, Sohag is located in the rural south of Upper Egypt. A great spot to relax and explore the meandering Nile by felucca, it’s also a major Coptic Christian area. Just outside the city you’ll find the famous White and Red Monasteries, which contain impressive historic artworks.


Great-value fares with Jazeera Airways make it easier than ever to visit friends and family, enjoy a holiday, or do business in Sohag. Discover our handy flight times and excellent service which will get your journey off to a fantastic start.


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Experience Sohag with Jazeera


Tourist Attractions
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Getting Around

The Red Monastery
dates back 1,500 years and is one of the most famous Christian monasteries in Egypt. Architecturally significant, inside you can enjoy beautiful sculptures and paintings.


The White Monastery
The nearby White Monastery was constructed using stones reused from Pharaonic temples, and you can still spot hieroglyphics in some places.


Abydos Temple
For more ancient Egyptian culture, visit the colourful Abydos Tombs, a temple built by Ramesses II.


Sidi Arif Mosque
located south of Sohag is one of the largest mosques in the city. Built in the 14th Century with an ornately painted dome, it has been reconstructed many times over the years.


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A visa is necessary for most nationalities. Single-entry, 30-day tourist visas can be purchased online or at the airport on arrival for many nationalities, including Indian nationals. Citizens of Kuwait do not need any visa for tourist or business trips of up to 90 days.