Mountain Chains

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Mountain Chains is part of the Tentative list of Egypt in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The proposed Mountain Chains are 5 mountain ranges across Egypt. It includes the remote Gilf El-Kebir Plateau in the Sahara and the Gebel Oweinat in the Western Desert. Gabal Elba is known for its “mist oases”.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Full Name
Mountain Chains
Country
Egypt
Added
2003
Type
Natural
Link
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2003 Added to Tentative List

Unesco Website: Mountain Chains

The site has 5 locations

Mountain Chains: Yelleg, Halal, and Maghara Mountains (T)
Mountain Chains: Gebel Dokhkhan (T)
Mountain Chains: Gebel Elba Region (T)
Mountain Chains: Gebel Oweinat Region (T)
Mountain Chains: The Gilf El-Kebir Plateau (T)

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