Chairman of the Tourism Promotion Authority، Hisham al-Demiri said that the authority will supervise the visit of the tallest man on earth، Sultan Kosen، 35، and the shortest woman on earth، Jyoti Amge،24، to Egypt، scheduled for 26 and 29 January.
The two Guinness World Records holders visit is very important to boost tourism in Egypt، and to convey a positive image of Egypt to the whole world، al-Demiri added.
It is scheduled that they will visit major tourist attractions in Cairo، and will hold a press conference to share their inspirational experience، and how they dealt with challenges in their lives.
The Guinness World Records announced on Saturday that the tallest man on earth، Sultan Kosen، 35، and the smallest woman on earth، Jyoti Amge،24، will be visiting Egypt between 26 and 29 January، in an effort to boost tourism in Egypt.
Both record-holders won their records in 2011، with Kosen being measured at 243 cm tall and Amge being only 62.8 cm tall، according to the Guinness World Records official website.