Half-Day Tour to Abdeen Palace in Cairo

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Half-Day Tour to Abdeen Palace 

Take advantage of our half-day Cairo tours to visit the Abdeen Palace in Cairo and learn more about Egypt's rich history. This half-day tour is designed to let you explore the interior of one of the most beautiful palaces in Egypt, Abdeen Palace. Built by Khedive Ismail 50 years after he built the Citadel, this palace was his favorite residence until the day he died.

Abdeen Palace Tours

Take a half-day guided tour to Cairo's historic Abdeen Palace and visit the royal residence and royal horse stables. Your guide will walk you through the grounds of this UNESCO World Heritage site, which has been inhabited by several Egyptian rulers since 1874. Learn about Hussein Kamal Pasha, who is famous for his contributions to literature and agricultural development, as well as the architecture of this palace. Enjoy plenty of time for photos and exploration before returning to your hotel in Cairo.


Private transportation services from your hotel by Cairo Top Tours to the Abdeen Palace and return.

Transports are done privately using an air-conditioned vehicle during all Egypt Day Tours.

All taxes and service charges of your Cairo Day tours are covered within the tour price.

Free bottled mineral water during this Abdeen Museum Day Trip.

Certified tour guide to accompany you during the Day Tour to Abdeen Palace in Cairo


Any extras not mentioned in our itinerary.

Tipping for the staff during Cairo Trips is not included in the prices.

During Ramadan, tourist sites close at 3:00 pm, so the tours usually start one hour in advance.

Prices are valid during Christmas and New Year tours in Egypt or Egypt Easter tours.


Walk in the footsteps of royalty on this four-hour tour. Explore plus learn the history of Abdin Palace with a knowledgeable guide. We will meet you at your hotel to take you to the luxurious Abdeen Palace, one of the most remarkable sites and things to do in Cairo to hear how it was built by one of Egypt's most famous rulers known as Ismail the Magnificent. 

This building was built during the time of Mohamed Ali, who was the first ruler after Napoleon Bonaparte invaded Egypt. Although it is not a large building worldwide, it is a tall monument. It is even compared to the importance of the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali inside the Citadel of Saladin.

The mosque of Mohamed Ali has been named the Alabaster Mosque due to the usage of alabaster in this building also this mosque gain large fame because it was copied after the mosque of sultan Ahmed the third in Istambul.

You will witness the upper floors which were the living quarters of the royal family. Then, explore the lower floors which contain the Silver Museum, the Arms Museum, the Royal Family Museum, and the Presidential Gifts Museum.

After your tours of Cairo, return to your hotel or other drop-off points. If you ask the tour guide where you should stop for lunch or snacks, he will suggest some of the nicest places in Cairo.  Don't miss the opportunity to see Cairo's most famous landmark on a half-day tour.


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Abdeen Palace is one of the most famous historical palaces in Egypt. He witnessed a lot of events from the royal era until the emergence of modern Cairo.

The Abdin Palace is a rare historical masterpiece in the form that turned it into a museum reflecting the luxury with which the palace was built and the important events that it witnessed since the royal era.

Abdeen Palace functions as a museum and cultural center. Visitors have the opportunity to explore its vast collection of artifacts, including historical documents, artwork, furnishings, and personal belongings of the royal family. The museum offers insights into Egypt's history, monarchy, and cultural heritage, allowing visitors to delve into the country's past.


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