Cairo Governorate

The capital city of Egypt comes under Cairo Governorate. Governorate Of Cairo has 41 administrative divisions, called qism in Arabic.

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Governorate: Cairo
City: Cairo
Qism: 41
Governor: Galal Mostafa Saeed
Area: 3,085 km2
Population: 91,02,500

Under Greater Cairo


Out of 41 qism, Greater Cairo takes major areas. Such as:



  • Abbassia

  • Ain Shams

  • Azbakeya

  • Bulaq

  • Daher

  • El Marg

  • Helwan

  • 15th of May

  • Manshiyat Naser (Garbage City, Mokattam, and City of the Dead)

  • Nasr City

  • El Qobbah

  • Rhoda Island

  • El Manial

  • El Sakkakini

  • Shubra (Shubra, El Sahel, Rod El Farag)

  • Zeitoun


Historical Sites



  • Coptic Cairo

  • Downtown Cairo

  • Faggala

  • Fustat

  • Islamic Cairo

  • El Matareya

  • Old Cairo


Affluent Sites



  • Garden City

  • Heliopolis

  • Maadi

  • Zamalek


Newly planned Sites



  • Badr

  • Madinaty

  • New Cairo

  • Fifth Settlement

  • New Heliopolis

  • El Shorouk


Industrial Sites



  • Torah and Shaq Al Tho’ban

  • South Helwan

  • Katamia

  • Shaq Al Tho’ban

  • Al Robeiky

  • Al Maasara

  • Division Maadi Company for Development and Reconstruction

  • Egypt-Ismailia. Road - Al Nozha District

  • El Salam City

  • El Marg District

  • El Sharabya District

  • New Sites at Badr City

  • New Sites at 15th of May

  • New Sites at New Cairo

  • New Sites at Al Shrouk


Top Destinations In Cairo Governorate



  • Cairo

  • New Cairo

  • Nasr City

  • Helwan

  • Obour

  • El Matareya

  • Manshiyat Naser

  • Madinaty

  • Badr

  • Al qalah

  • Misr al Qadima


These districts cover most of the tourist sites. While planning your trip, make sure you are aware of Cairo Governorate. They will give you a better insight of where you are and where you want to go. Let NILE HOLIDAY  plan your Cairo Trip today..

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