Secret Canyon in Sinai - The Arch
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Foto panorámica de Tina Gauer & Oli Burle - EXPERT Tomada 04:07, 27/11/2012 - Views loading...


Secret Canyon in Sinai - The Arch

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The forces of the water of an ancient river have carved this magnificent arch out of the sandstone inside this canyon on the Sinai Peninsula. The small passage spirals downwards through the hole on the bottom, like climbing through the inside of a spiral sea shell - very tight, but a lot of fun!

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A: Secret Canyon - Restpit

por Tina Gauer & Oli Burle -, a menos de 10 metros de distancia

A group of hikers have a rest in this canyon in Sinai after a long climb.

Secret Canyon - Restpit

B: Secret Canyon - Big Passage

por Tina Gauer & Oli Burle -, 70 metros de distancia

One of the tight passages inside a magnificent sandstone canyon on the Sinai Peninsula. The canyon wa...

Secret Canyon - Big Passage

C: Secret Canyon - Small Crack

por Tina Gauer & Oli Burle -, 150 metros de distancia

Secret Canyon in Sinai: about 100 meters away from the original canyon, there is a small side canyon ...

Secret Canyon - Small Crack

D: Secret Canyon - Small Passage

por Tina Gauer & Oli Burle -, 190 metros de distancia

After entering the Secret Canyon in Sinai, you find yourself surrounded by high walls of sandstone th...

Secret Canyon - Small Passage

E: Secret Canyon - Acacia Tree

por Tina Gauer & Oli Burle -, 200 metros de distancia

In this canyon in Sinai, you can find acacia trees that support an oasis of life like spiders, lizzar...

Secret Canyon - Acacia Tree

F: Albatros Aqua Blusources

por Igor Al, a 8.0 km.

Египет, Шарм-эш-Шейх, отель Albatros Aqua Blu (Главный вход)

Albatros Aqua Blusources

G: Safari Sunrise

por Mohamed Attef, a 18.0 km.

After driving beach buggies through Sharm Elsheikh mountains we stopped to have tea with the Bedouins...

Safari Sunrise

H: Road between Sol Hotels

por Oleg Lobanov, a 26.5 km.

Road between Sol Hotels

I: Sol Cyrene

por Oleg Lobanov, a 26.6 km.

Sol Cyrene

J: Red Sea Beach

por Oleg Lobanov, a 27.5 km.

Red Sea Beach

Este panorama fue tomado en Egypt

Esta es una vista general de Egypt

Egypt ; Arabic: مصر‎, Miṣr or Máṣr) is a country mainly in North Africa, with the Sinai Peninsula forming a land bridge in Western Asia. Covering an area of about 1,010,000 square kilometers (390,000 sq mi), Egypt borders the Mediterranean Sea to the north, the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Red Sea to the east, Sudan to the south and Libya to the west.

Egypt is one of the most populous countries in Africa and the Middle East. The great majority of its estimated 82 million live near the banks of the Nile River, in an area of about 40,000 square kilometers (15,000 sq mi), where the only arable agricultural land is found. The large areas of the Sahara Desert are sparsely inhabited. About half of Egypt's residents live in urban areas, with the majority spread across the densely-populated centres of greater Cairo, Alexandria and other major cities in the Nile Delta.

Egypt is famous for its ancient civilization and some of the world's most famous monuments, including the Giza pyramid complex and its Great Sphinx. The southern city of Luxor contains numerous ancient artifacts, such as the Karnak Temple and the Valley of the Kings. Egypt is widely regarded as an important political and cultural nation of the Middle East.

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