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Bahaa Tahoun: new royal names for Montazah beaches (photos) The launch of the “Slow Tourism” conference in Alexandria: New programs to create sustainable tourism for the Montazah areaThis came during a press conference held at the headquarters of the Montazah Gardens, on Wednesday, to clarify the axes of developing the tourist park, as the parks will be officially opened to visitors starting from next September 1 after a 5-month closure due to the new Corona virus with the application of all precautionary measures and preventive controls to confront the virus, including Prevent entry of any visitor without the medical mask (muzzle). Tahoun added that the new names that will be launched on the beaches come in line with the development plan to be implemented in the park, in line with the directives of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, to develop the area and make it a global tourist destination available to all the people.He explained that, today, Wednesday, the Montazah area was handed over to the authority responsible for the development work, which is scheduled to take only a year, according to President Sisi’s announcement.Concerning the operating system and exploitation after the development project, “Tahoun” said that there would be no usufruct system after today and that the system in effect after the development is “Day Use” – one day, with an emphasis that the park will be available to all citizens, indicating that it will be Ticket reservation and entry through an application installed on mobile devicesIn turn, Rizk Al-Tarabishi, the head of the Journalists Syndicate in Alexandria, said that the new Montazah Gardens development project will turn it into a global tourist destination with the aim of placing it on the world tourism map to be added to open attractions and major hotels in the governorate, especially in light of the approval of the World Tourism Organization and the Ministry of Tourism to raise the operational strength For hotels in Alexandria to 75% as a result of their commitment to the controls and precautionary measures established in this regard.
Al-Masry Al-Youm newspaper publishes the features of the proposed “developing the park area” project to turn it into a global tourist destination. The project includes the establishment of a tea island, the establishment of a global yacht marina, the establishment of the Alexandria Eye at a height of 65 meters, the development of the royal gardens, the development of archaeological buildings and the Yacht Museum (Pride of the Sea) of the King Farouk, developing the Palestine Hotel, increasing the number of rooms, developing the Salamlek Palace Hotel, increasing the number of rooms, developing the Palma Resort, which includes 225 hotel rooms – 16 suites – 6 villas – an exhibition and celebrations center.The project also includes the establishment of a tropical garden, the establishment of a hanging garden, the development of the royal greenhouse, the establishment of a sports club, the establishment of an open and developing corniche, the establishment of 650 cabins on the beaches of Aida, Nefertiti and Nefertari, the interest in the rare trees present and their care from diseases and the addition of other types of trees that save water with the implementation of modern sustainable irrigation systems using clean energy .The project aims to take advantage of this distinct area owned by Egypt, and develop it to match the world’s largest parks and turn it into a new destination for inbound tourism in the Mediterranean.
Tahoun: Al-Sisi ordered the opening of the park gardens to all citizens
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Major General Bahaa Tahoun, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al-Montazah Company in Alexandria, stated that the development of the park area will include the establishment of cabins, cafes, restaurants and investment projects, with the aim of raising the park area to the map of global tourism. It includes five beaches within the park, and the names of the beaches will be changed to the names of the royal familyLike Farida, Na.zaliHe added that the development plan will include the technological aspect, that tickets will be booked through mobile applications, and environmentally friendly transport vehicles will be available inside. Major General Bahaa Tahoun, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al-Montazah Company in Alexandria, stated that the area will rebuild cabins after the old ones have been demolished, and that the new cabins will be on a one-day use system, commenting that he said, “The cabins system has ended with the right to usufruct.”Al-Muntazah Tourism Company announced the reopening of the parks to visitors on September 1, after a 5-month closure due to the new Corona virus procedures.The company has begun preparing for the reopening by placing social distancing signs in front of the box office, and placing signs asking visitors to put masks on, and adhere to social distancing measures, and the value of the entry ticket per person continues to be 25 pounds.
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Al Mal Newspaper M, Wednesday, 26 August 20
The management of Al-Montazah Tourism Investment Company, the supervisor and director of the Montazah Gardens area in Alexandria, is preparing to open the doors of the gardens to the public and resume the entry of the movement of citizens wishing to visit and enjoy the parks, as the development work in that area continues.
Major General Bahaa Tahoun, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al-Montazah Tourism Investment Company in Alexandria, revealed today that within the process of developing the Montazah area, which is currently being implemented, it is decided to change the names of 5 beaches within the area, from their current names to the names of members of the royal family.
He added during a press conference he held with journalists to announce the resumption of the parks’ operations and open them to the public, that the park’s beaches five will bear the names of “Nazli”, “Farida”, and other names of members of the royal family.It should be noted that the Royal Montazah Gardens are a group of gardens rich in trees and flowers and an area of 370 acres in the Montazah neighborhood in the eastern city of Alexandria in Egypt and overlooks a bay known as the Bay of Montazah and was the property of the former royal family in Egypt and there are 5 beaches for swimming between them two private beaches in addition To the main royal palace of the Montazah, built in the Italian Florentine style, as well as the Salamlek Palace, which was turned into a luxury hotel (Salamlek Palace). The Montazah gardens are distinguished by their ancient trees and rare flower beds.These gardens were established more than 100 years ago, when Khedive Abbas Helmy II ordered their construction within the park gardens, there are tourist facilities established after the Egyptian revolution to serve public garden patrons, including restaurants, an integrated tourist center, playgrounds and chalets, and the Montazah Gardens overlook five beaches: Aida, Cleopatra, Phenicia and Semiramis in addition to a private beach at Helnan Palestine Hotel
Citizens will only be allowed to enter by wearing a maskTahoun called on visitors to the Montazah Gardens area to adhere to the rules of social distancing and to preserve green areas, pointing out that citizens will only be allowed to enter by wearing a mask.The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Al-Muntazah Tourism Investment Company in Alexandria stressed that the resumption of entry of citizens to the park gardens will not disrupt the development work, pointing out that special paths will be identified for this purpose.The announcement of the Montazah Gardens Administration in Alexandria, of the reopening of the park gardens for citizens to visit, starting from the first of next September after the parks witnessed a closure for a period of about 4 months as part of the precautionary measures taken by the Alexandria Governorate to prevent and prevent the spread of the Corona virus , and to prevent the presence of any gatherings between Citizens.
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