EMECO TRAVEL

Meetings, Incentives, Conventions, Congresses, Product Launches, Special Interests Groups, Corporate Travel & tailor made FIT's
Emeco initiated incentive tourism in Egypt back in 1977. Emeco's most valuable asset is their highly qualified, innovative staff who has earned international respect for their creativity and reliability. Over the past 40 years, the company has operated the most sophisticated incentive programs ever to visit the country. Today, with the professionalism of our staff and their wide spectrum of contacts throughout the country, Emeco Travel is known to be the leading DMC in Egypt. (Emeco was awarded by the Egyptian Prime Minister during the World Tourism day, in Cairo late 2005, as the Best DMC in Egypt). A repeated award that Emeco received over the years from the Egyptian Government, IMEX, IBTM as well as many International Hotels Chains operating in Egypt).

2013, 14 & 15 Award Winner (Egypt's Leading DMC) by World Travel Awards
2014 & 15 Award Winner (Africa's Leading DMC) by World Travel Awards

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News from Egypt!

April 2016


Ritz?Carlton acquires the iconic Nile Hilton

After an extensive four years of renovation period the Nile Ritz Carlton Hotel formerly the Nile Hilton opened its doors. The hotel is adjacent to the Egyptian Museum in the famous Tahrir Square, a strategic location that is also fronting the River Nile in the heart of bustling Downtown Cairo.

The Nile Hilton was the first Western-style hotel to be built in Cairo back in 1959.
A room daily cost then was 3.5 Egyptian Pounds (Nearly 44 Cents of US Dollar by today?s exchange rate), the highest rate in Cairo at the time.
It was the destination of presidents, kings, Arab leaders, film stars and pop stars. Jane Russell, Elizabeth Taylor and Frank Sinatra were among those who stayed at the hotel.

The renovated Nile Ritz-Carlton today boasts 331 rooms and 50 suites, including the

Nile Ritz-Carlton today

Nile Hilton in 60s

Nile Ritz-Carlton function room

Nile Ritz-Carlton Ballroom

Luxo Africa Fim Festival - Omar Sharif

Claudia Cardinale