Prehistory in the region: rock art sites in the Eastern Desert, prehistoric ceremonial site at Wadi Khashab (Egypt), Prepottery Neolithic of the Levant in northern Arabia, Erkowit in the Red Sea Hills, cairns in Somalia, stone rings in northwest Arabia

Middle Kingdom expeditionary ports to Punt: Marsa Gewassis, Ayn Sochna and New Kingdom (Eighteenth Dynasty) expeditions to Punt

Ptolemaic hunting stations along the African coast: Berenike, Adulis

Early Roman imperial trading ports and stopping off points: Myos Hormos (Quseir), Abu Sha'ar, Philoterus (Wadi Gawassis), Marsa Nakari and others, Roman forts and stations in the Eastern Desert, Suakin, Adulis, Khor

Medieval pilgrim ports: Aydhab, Suakin, Jiddah, Al-Jar, Badi and many others...

The gallery is open for more photos of archaeological sites in the Red Sea region! Please contact the Organizers to have your images for view.


Berenike - The Easte...
Berenike - The Eastern Desert from Berenike
Berenike: The "Lotus...
Berenike: The
Berenike: the Square...
Berenike: the Square feature in the harbor temenos excavated by the Polish-American archaeological mission in 2014
Berenike: view of th...
Berenike: view of the bay
Middle Kingdom cedar...
Middle Kingdom cedar ship timber with some boxes used for the commodities from Punt, found at Mersa/Wadi Gawasis (© Joint Expedition to Mersa/Wadi Gawasis of the Università
Middle Kingdom ropes...
Middle Kingdom ropes found still stored in a manmade cave at Mersa/Wadi Gawasis (© Joint Expedition to Mersa/Wadi Gawasis of the Università
Remains of Middle Ki...
Remains of Middle Kingdom shrines at Mersa/Wadi Gawasis (© Joint Expedition to Mersa/Wadi Gawasis of the Università
Samut - Bi'r Samut: ...
Samut - Bi'r Samut: the fort excavated by the French archaeological mission of the Eastern desert in 2014–2016
Samut: the dormitory...
Samut: the dormitory in the north building, excavated by the French archaeological mission of the Eastern desert in 2014–2016
Sumhuram/Khor Rori: ...
Sumhuram/Khor Rori: aerial view of the site, excavated by the Italian Mission
Sumhuram/Khor Rori: ...
Sumhuram/Khor Rori: general view of the site from the sea, excavated by the Italian Mission
Sumhuram/Khor Rori: ...
Sumhuram/Khor Rori: general view of the surroundings, excavated by the Italian Mission
Underwater survey of...
Underwater survey of the Umm Lajj shipwreck, project of the Università di Napoli
Underwater survey of...
Underwater survey of the Umm Lajj shipwreck, project of the Università di Napoli
Underwater survey of...
Underwater survey of the Umm Lajj shipwreck, project of the Università di Napoli

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