Cairo City Tour to Saladin Citadel, El Moez Street, and Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Price Starting From : $45

Take a tour of El Moez Street, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, and Saladin Citadel to see the cobblestone lanes and historic alleys of medieval Cairo.

Visit the Citadel of Saladin, which is a medieval Islamic-era fortification built by Salah Al Din and developed by later Egyptian rulers and El Moez Street, one of the oldest streets in Islamic Cairo and the longest, also has the highest concentration of medieval architectural treasures in the Islamic world before enjoying Egypt's oldest bazaar, Khan El Khalili.
No matter what your interests are, there are day tours in Cairo that are perfect for you. What are you waiting for? Book your tour today and get ready to explore one of the world's most fascinating cities. 

 

Inclusion
  • Transport services from/ to your hotel in Cairo or Giza.
  • Admission fees to all the mentioned sites in Cairo.
  • Transportation during all our tours by a private air-conditioned car during your City Tour in Cairo.
  • English-speaking Egyptologist tour guide during our Cairo City Tour to Saladin Citadel, El Moez Street, and Khan El Khalili.
  • A bottle of mineral water during Egypt day tours is included.
  • Stops for snacks upon request during your Islamic Cairo trips.
  • Try local tea mint or coffee in one of the most famous cafes in Cairo, such as El-Fishawy or Layali El-Hussein.
  • Shopping tours in Cairo if we have enough time.
  • All taxes and service charges are included in our Egypt Tours price.
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Begin your Cairo City Tour by meeting our Cairo Top Tours Egyptologist guide, who will take you on a tour of Medieval Cairo and Egyptian history, beginning with the Citadel of Saladin.

It was built by one of the most famous Egyptian monarchs his name Sultan Salah Al-Din, in the 12th century to defend Cairo after the Islamic conquest of Egypt against the crusader's campaigns. you will visit also the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali which he started building in 1830 by the Turkish architect Yusuf Bushnak he died before its completion in 1849 during the Ottoman era in Egypt.

Resume your Cairo Tours to go through a lot of Islamic Cairo monumental buildings represented in El Moez Street which was established in 969, it is named after the Caliph Al-Muizz, and the effects of the street date back to the Fatimid, Ayyubid, and Mamluk eras, to attest to the splendor of the civilizations that existed at that time. See the historic buildings and mosques which show the greatest variety of medieval architectural wealth in the Islamic world through this Islamic Cairo Tour. also, you can enjoy your time at the oldest bazaar in Egypt.

The old Khan El Khalili Bazaar has been established for more than 600 years now, and it was able, despite all these years, to preserve the form of monumental buildings that date back to the era of the Mamluks who were Mercenaries brought by Sultan Saladin to be raised in the army, and it is one of the most important and ancient historical neighborhoods in Cairo, which attracts tourists to it because of its beautiful atmosphere.

Later, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo after you finish your Cairo trips.

 

Price

1 Person

$110 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$65 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$60 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$45 Per Person

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You can visit Saladin Citadel, El Moez Street, and Khan El Khalili Bazaar which are the most magnificent places in the Old Cairo district.

 

You should visit Khan El Khalili to have a unique experience, where you can go to El Fishawy caffè to have a drink and you can also buy gifts and old things.

 Yes, bargaining is a common practice at Khan El Khalili and many other markets in Egypt. It is expected that you negotiate the price with the vendor to get a better deal. However, remember to be respectful and maintain a friendly attitude during the bargaining process.

Yes, for a more fulfilling trip, hiring a guide is highly advised. Competent guides can offer recommendations, assistance with getting around the city, and historical and cultural insights. Tour operators or the attractions themselves can make arrangements for guides.

Egypt has an overall mild climate, with the best time to visit being between October and May.

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