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Tahta is located in Egypt
Location in Egypt
Coordinates: 26°56′N 31°30′E / 26.933°N 31.500°E / 26.933; 31.500
Country  Egypt
Governorate Sohag
Time zone EST (UTC+2)

Tahta, Sohag (Egyptian Arabic: طهطا / IPA: [ˈtˤɑhtˤɑ], ALA-LC: Ṭahṭā) is a city in the Sohag Governorate of Upper Egypt. It is located on the west bank of the Nile.


Villages within the jurisdiction of Tahta include:

  • Bani Harb (Arabic: بني حرب‎)

*Nezlt Elkady(Arabic: نزله القاضي‎)''

Notable Residents[edit]

Coordinates: 26°46′N 31°30′E / 26.767°N 31.500°E / 26.767; 31.500