Upper Egypt is the strip of land, on both sides of the Nile valley, that extends
between Nubia, and downriver (northwards) to Lower Egypt. Contents. [hide].
Discover interesting information and facts about Upper Egypt illustrated with
maps. Fascinating facts, history and information about Upper Egypt. Map of
Upper Egypt, Arabic Qiblī Miṣr, also called Al-Ṣaʿīd (“The Upland”), geographic
and cultural division of Egypt, generally consisting of the Nile River valley south ...
Sadly the importance of Upper Egypt waned through millennia, and power shifted
... Here are some interesting facts about two of the major sites within Luxor: 1) ...
The White Crown of Upper Egypt is also known as the Hedjet crown. It looks a bit
like a bishop's mitre and was probably made from cloth or felt.
Ancient Egypt: a map of the Nomes of Upper Egypt along with a list of the cities,
temples and gods associated with each nome.
The king receives the white crown of Upper Egypt and the red crown of Lower
Egypt; united them into the double crown. From Temple of Sobek and Haroeris, ...
Egypt facts and pictures. ... Egypt is often divided into two sections: Upper Egypt
in the south and Lower Egypt in the north. The sections are named this way ...
South of Cairo, most of the country (known as Upper Egypt) is a tableland rising
to some 460 m (1,500 ft). The narrow valley of the Nile is enclosed by cliffs as ...
The unifying of Upper and Lower Egypt into a single kingdom is the event pointed
to by the ancient Egyptians themselves as the beginning of their civilization.