New Cairo

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New Cairo Map
Design drawing of New Cairo
Administration building, Future University in Egypt

New Cairo (Arabic: القاهرة الجديدةel-Qāhera el-Gedīda) is a new satellite city of Cairo Governorate with an area of about 70 thousand acres, it is considered one of the biggest new cities , and it is one of the second generation cities, it was established by presidential decree (191/2000).[1][2][3] Located in what was formerly desert, the master plan was created in 2001 by a Boston firm.[4] It is 15 Km far from Maadi and 10 Km from Nasr City . It consists of several settlements like El-Tagamu El Khames (5th Settlement) which is the biggest,El-Tagamu El awal (1st Settlement),El-Tagamoa El talt,Al Rehab City.There are residences in luxury villas and condominiums located in housing developments and gated communities.


New Cairo's altitude ranges between 250 metres (820 ft) and 350 m (1,150 ft) above sea level.

Educational Facilities[edit]



Medical Facilities[edit]

  • Air Force Specialized Hospital.
  • Medical Park Premier.
  • Al Tabib Medical Center.

Sports Facilities[edit]

  • New Cairo Club.
  • Wadi Degla - New Cairo.
  • El Zohour Club - New Cairo.
  • Platinum Club.
  • Petrosport Club.

Residential Districts and Compounds[edit]

El-Tagamu El Khames[edit]

There are several residential districts in the 5th Settlement including 1st district,2nd district,3rd district,4th district and 5th district besides the West Golf, Choueifat, Diplomats, Narges, Jasmine, Banafseg and South Academy.


  • Lake View Residence.
  • Swan Lake New Cairo.
  • Galleria Moon Valley.
  • Hayati Residence.
  • La Mirada - New Cairo.
  • HighLand Park New Cairo.
  • Wadi Degla River Walk New Cairo.
  • Residential Units at Cairo Festival City.
  • Seasons Residence New Cairo
  • Midtown New Cairo
  • Eastown New Cairo
  • Katameya Plaza New Cairo
  • The Village
  • Village Gate New cairo
  • Village Garden Katameya
  • High Land Park
  • Haya Residence New Cairo
  • Palm Hills Katameya
  • Palm Hills Extension
  • Katameya Heights
  • Katameya Dunes
  • Dyar New Cairo
  • Dyar Park New Cairo
  • Katameya Breeze
  • Katameya Residence
  • Bellagio
  • Grand Residence
  • Katameya Hills
  • Etoile de Ville
  • Fleur de Ville
  • Zahret Tagamoa

El-Tagamu El awal[edit]


  • Porto Cairo Residence.

Hotels and Resorts[edit]

  • Royal Maxim Palace Kempinski (Opening Soon).[6]
  • Dusit Thani Lakeview Cairo.
  • Landmark Hotel New Cairo.
  • Katameya Dunes.
  • Sky Executive Resort.

Leisure Facilities[edit]

  • Cairo Festival City Mall which is the biggest in New Cairo.
  • Downtown Mall.
  • Porto Cairo Mall.
  • Meeting Point New Cairo.
  • Emerald Empire.

See also[edit]


Coordinates: 30°02′N 31°28′E / 30.03°N 31.47°E / 30.03; 31.47