Where is Sohag Located?
The city of Sohag (also Suhaj, Sōhāg or Sōhādsch called) is located on the West Bank of the Nile, about 470 kilometers South of Cairo. The town has been inhabited since ancient times. Until the 19th century, Sohag was only a village, but it has now become the provincial capital. Currently, an estimated 200,000 people live in Sohag.
What Country is Sohag in?
The Sidi Arif mosque, located in the southern part of the city, was built in the 14th century and rebuilt several times over time. Two impressive minarets flank the facade.
Not far away is the El Farshuti mosque, a modern and bright building is located.
Out of the 20. Century, the Church of the Holy virgin (Kanīsat as-Saiyida al-Adra), and the Church of St. George (Kanīsat Mar Girgis).