Upper egypt and lower egypt map. The archaic or early dynastic period of egypt is the era immediately following the unification of upper and lower egypt c. Msr alsfl mir as sufla is the northernmost region of egypt. Egypt is home to a wide variety of animals and plants including jackals gazelles crocodiles and cobras. It was not that long ago when albino and mulatto media told us that those half white and white people in north africa the middle east and arabia were berbers arabs egyptians or persians.
The best places to see egypts wildlife are in its more than 20 protected regions which include oases deserts mountains coastal areas river islands and wetlands. The labelling of upper and lower seems counterintuitive with upper egypt in the south and lower egypt in the north but in fact relates to the nile which flows from the highlands of east africa upstream to the mediterranean. We offer this unique experience in two ways the first one is by organizing a tour and coming to egypt for a visit whether alone or in a group and living it firsthand. It is generally taken to include the first and second dynasties lasting from the end of the naqada iii archaeological period until about 2686 bc or the beginning of the old kingdom.
The fertile nile delta between upper egypt and the mediterranean sea from el aiyat south of modern day cairo and dahshur. Upper egypt extended from the libyan desert south past abu simbel. With the first dynasty the. Then around 3100 bc the country was unified but the egyptians continued to think of their country.
This map of ancient egypt depicts upper egypt. Find out more about the nomes of ancient egypt and view maps of upper and lower egypt.