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Eid al Fitr in Egypt - Unique Egypt Blog

Egyptians are the owners of humor and celebrations. Therefore, the celebrations of Eid al Fitr in Egypt have a pleasant taste. Eid ul Fitr “Festival of Breaking the Fast” is one of the celebrations and holidays that every Muslim and Christian awaits to celebrate, travel, and take a break. Often people decide to travel on Eid because the holiday is 4 days. So it is a very good opportunity to discover Egypt tours through your Eid al Fitr vacation.

What’s Eid al Fitr?

Eid al-Fitr, the "Festival of Breaking the Fast," is one of the holidays that Muslims are waiting for. Celebrating Eid al Fitr in Egypt is a different pleasure. Because the Egyptians are good at celebrating it, as it comes after a month of fasting, which is the month of Ramadan. This holiday came to celebrate the Muslims' breaking of their fast.

Kahk Eid al Fitr

One of the delicious dishes or desserts on Eid al Fitr is Kahk. considered the most important celebration of the holiday. Kahk is similar to biscuits, but it is a little softer. It is usually stuffed with Ajamieh, nuts, malbec, or plain without filling. Sprinkle some powdered sugar on top, and it tastes irresistibly delicious.

Rituals of Eid ul Fitr celebrations in Egypt?

On the last day of Ramadan, Muslims prepare to start their celebration of Eid ul Fitr, the feast upon which they break their fast after Ramadan. Children are happy to buy Eid clothes, waiting for the first day of Eid. It is one of the celebrations for the Egyptians. On the first day after Fajr's prayer, Muslims prepare for Eid's prayer. After the prayer, they start distributing balloons to the children and sweets, and the celebrations begin with pumping, rockets, and joking with each other.

Usually, the first day of Eid belongs to the family, where there are family gatherings. Then each family begins to think about how they will spend their holiday. Most of them decide to travel by booking one of the Egypt travel packages to get relaxed for the rest of the Eid al Fitr holiday.

Where to travel during Eid al Fitr in Egypt

After celebrating the first day of Eid with family and friends. Every family or individual begins to prepare to travel for the Eid holidays to a new relaxing attraction in Egypt. Usually, the whole family travels on one of Egypt's family tours because Eid is the time for family gatherings.

Since Eid usually comes in the summer, the most suitable place for travel is Egypt shore excursions. There is a pleasant atmosphere, clear seawater, warm sun, and water activities that the old and young do not get tired of. 

On Egypt tours, travelers are divided into two types. One type loves the Red Sea, and the other loves the Mediterranean, where Marsa Muttrah, the North Coast, and Alexandria day tours.

The Red Sea tours are full of diving sites, sandy beaches, and Egypt desert safari tours that settle in Sharm el-sheikh. Sharm El Sheikh and Hurghada are among the most famous cities on the Red Sea that hold a sufficient number of beaches and nature reserves. And if you prefer somewhere close to Cairo, you can try Ain Sokhna shore excursions.

Sharm El Shiekh occupies one of the most important diving sites in the world that you must try. such as Ras Muhammed and Nabq nature reserve. Try a diving activity or snorkeling on the different beaches in Sharm El Sheikh day tours.

Sharm el sheikh in Egypt

When it comes to Hurghada day tours, we are talking about the source of relaxation. Hurghada occupied different islands, such as Gitun Island. where you can enjoy diving, snorkeling, and swimming in a warm, clear sea.

Some Egyptians stay in Cairo, believing that most people travel on Eid, so Cairo will be the best to explore and prefer to discover Cairo day tours. In all cases, Eid al-Fitr is a joy and a holiday that must be used to satisfy you and make you happy. Whether you are going to be happy at home or with your family on one of Egypt day tours or traveling outside Egypt. It is a happy holiday for you and those around you, so enjoy it.

Eid al Fitr in Egypt


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