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US $7.00


1 GB


7 Days



US $17.50


3 GB


10 Days



US $26.50


5 GB


15 Days

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eSIM Egypt

Egypt is one of Africa's most interesting places, with pharaohs, pyramids, papyrus, and Ptolemies. This country proudly displays its 6,000-year-old history, from the Sphinx at Giza to Tutankhamen's tomb. This area has been blessed with natural wonders like the Nile and Red Sea coral reefs. Egypt has captivated tourists from Alexander the Great and the vandalizing Romans to the European tomb-raiders of the turn of the century with its mix of man-made and natural beauty.

Whether you're going to Egypt as a tourist or for business, staying connected makes life much easier, especially if you don’t have to pay high roaming fees when using your mobile phone.

To purchase a travel eSIM for Egypt, it is the most recommended alternative to roaming or normal SIM cards for accessing the internet quickly, easily, and affordably.

Having access to the internet while visiting Egypt is a must. Not only can it let you share photos of your incredible experiences with loved ones, but it also helps with navigation, finding activities, and answering any questions you might have about this incredible country. It is the best option for travelers to Egypt.

An embedded SIM, also known as an eSIM, is a SIM that a smartphone permanently attaches and cannot remove. The programmable and permanently attached eSIMs are a huge improvement over the traditional SIM cards that users must replace whenever they switch carriers or go abroad. KnowRoaming offers eSIM packages for more than 200 destinations across the globe.

In this article, we will give you information on how an Egypt eSIM plans works for tourists and how to activate your eSIM after you have purchased it.

How does an Egyptian eSIM work?

With an eSIM, switching to an Egyptian network provider is as easy as filling out a web form or making a quick phone call. An eSIM works perfectly on a worldwide scale and can hold numerous network profiles. For people who travel often, this is a great choice. Unlike regular SIM cards, eSIMs are more difficult to misplace.

Make sure your phone can use an eSIM before you buy a plan. Once you've verified that your phone is eSIM enabled, you can select an eSIM provider affiliated with Egypt, such as KnowRoaming.

All you need is a data plan that you purchased. Next, activate the plan using the QR code you received. Feel free to start messaging a buddy or surfing the web right away.

There are a lot of benefits to using an eSIM, and the technology that powers it is amazing. As a result, it eliminates the need for plastic SIM cards and offers eco-friendly, practical, effective, and customizable features.

Further reading: What is an eSIM and how does it work?

How to activate your Egyptian eSIM?

Today, you connect to mobile networks in a whole new way, thanks to the simplicity of eSIM technology. Installing and activating an eSIM couldn't be easier. After purchasing an eSIM, you will receive detailed instructions on screen and via email.

You should be aware that an eSIM cannot be used on a network-locked phone, so it is important to unlock your phone before proceeding to purchase an eSIM.

After purchasing an eSIM from KnowRoaming for Egypt, the installation and activation is an easy process.

To ensure a smooth setup process, we recommend installing your eSIM just before your departure, as installation requires a stable Internet connection, which might not be the case when you arrive in Egypt.

After you have installed your eSIM in your home country, you can turn the eSIM off until you reach Egypt. Activation of the package only occurs when you use your eSIM in Egypt.

Scan the QR code on the checkout page or the confirmation email you received from KnowRoaming, accept, and continue all prompts.

When you arrive in Egypt, follow these steps to activate your eSIM on your iOS or Android device:

On iOS devices

  • You need to first switch mobile data to your eSIM.
  • Go to Settings and tap on Mobile Data or Cellular Data.
  • On the Mobile Data page, tap on the Mobile Data option at the top.
  • Select your eSIM.
  • Turn on roaming for your eSIM.
  • On Android devices

  • Go to Settings on your phone.
  • Tap on Connections.
  • Tap on Sim Manager.
  • Tap on Mobile Data and set it to your eSIM.
  • When you arrive, go to Settings.
  • Tap on Connections.
  • Tap on Mobile Networks
  • Turn on data roaming.
  • You are now ready to use the Egyptian eSIM to connect with family and friends and surf the internet.

    Why Choose KnowRoaming?

    The eSIM plans from KnowRoaming ensure uninterrupted connectivity for you and your devices to over two hundred international locations. The most significant benefit of using an eSIM is that you will no longer be required to pay costly roaming fees.

    Particular eSIMs vary in quality. With over 15 years of industry experience, KnowRoaming is an innovator in resolving travelers' connectivity issues.

    As soon as you land at your destination, your eSIM will connect you to the local network, giving you the convenience and dependability of fixed-rate data for the duration of your trip.

    You can chat on all your favorite apps and browse the internet after completing the simple process of obtaining an eSIM through KnowRoaming in a matter of minutes.

    KnowRoaming also offers excellent support, and clients will be able to get answers to all the questions they might have in regards to their eSIMs.

    You can get support by filling out an online form, using WhatsApp, or engaging in live chat. Someone on the support team is always there to assist you.