Half-Day Tour to Abdeen Palace in Cairo

Price Starting From : $45

Half-Day Tour to Abdeen Palace 

Utilize our Cairo half-day tours to learn more about Egypt's intriguing past and to view the Abdeen Palace. The purpose of this half-day excursion is to give you the chance to see Abdeen Palace, one of the most magnificent palaces in Egypt. Built fifty years after the Citadel was completed, Khedive Ismail treasured this palace until his death.

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 through our Egypt tours before returning to your hotel in Cairo.

Egypt is a place with lots of cool things to see. It has old buildings and statues to look at, like The Alabaster Sphinx Of Memphis. Egypt also has pretty places like the Nile River and the desert. People from all over come to Egypt to learn about its history and see its beautiful sights.

  • 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.



1 Person

$95 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$65 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$55 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$45 Per Person

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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.

 Yes, most half-day tours to Abdeen Palace include a knowledgeable guide who will provide you with information about the palace's history, architecture, and significant events that took place there.

Generally speaking, photography is prohibited within Abdeen Palace. On the other hand, there might be specific locations that have been approved for photography. When visiting, it is essential to inquire about the photography policy with your tour guide or the palace personnel.

Tap water is safe to drink in Egypt, but since you are not used to such water, it is better to buy bottled water to avoid unforeseen problems.

Coptic Cairo is a crowded and busy place in the middle of Cairo. It is a special place that tourists like to visit, and it even has a subway stop called Mar Girgis. If you want to experience riding the subway in Cairo, this is a good place to try it out.

In Egypt, there are some wonderful old buildings called palaces that were built a long time ago. They show how fancy and important people lived back in the 1800s. Some of these palaces are Mohamed Ali Manial Palace, Abdeen Palace, Sakakini Palace, Baron Palace, Salah El Din Citadel, and Qaitbay Castle.


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