The most important monuments of Islamic Cairo are waiting for you, Saladin Citadel and Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque, Ahmed Ibn Tulun Mosque, with our varieties of half-day tours to Islamic Cairo. Travel back to medieval times by walking in Khan E-Khalili Bazaar during your day trip to Islamic Cairo.
Price : 45.00 $
Egypt Day Tours recommended this unusual activity to explore the Saladin Citadel and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali, Salah al-Din founded this Citadel on a hilltop from Mokattam Mountain which is one of the quarries where the stones used in the pyramids were quarried from, (you can ask our tour operators about the famous tour to Giza Pyramids )and was completed by his brother al-Malik al-Adil, with the aim of fortifying Cairo against possible invasions mostly from the crusaders during that time, and was the house for the Egyptian administration for almost 700 years during the Ayyubids and the Ottomans period in Egypt History. Tour the Mosque of Ahmed Ibn Tulun which is the oldest standing mosque in Islamic Egypt Ahmed bin Tulun is the Emir of Egypt and the founder of the Tulunid state in Egypt and the Levant. Ahmad Ibn Tulun was the ruler of the Abbasid state over Egypt, then he resigned in Egypt from the Abbasid caliphate, so he was the first to resign in Egypt. Your Day Trip to Islamic Cairo will be fabulous when you walk through the old narrow streets during your Islamic Cairo Half Day Tours while walking in Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Book your spot now and enjoy our variety of tours in Egypt like:
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Explore the most striking monuments during this Islamic Cairo Half Day Tours and see the grandeur of architecture and Islamic art. Cairo Top Tours Egyptologist guide will meet you at your hotel in Cairo or in Giza to begin visiting the largest Citadel in the history of Egypt, the Citadel of Salah al-Din, which is one of the most important castles built in Medieval Cairo during the time of the rule of the Ayyubid dynasty in Egypt, It was recognized as the most luxurious fortresses built in the Middle Ages.
the Citadel of Saladin contains more than a building, in which: "Muhammad Ali Mosque is the most remarkable among them, Mosque and Madrasa of Al-Nasir Qalawun, Mosque of Suleiman Pasha Al-Khadim - Sariyat Al-Jabal, Mosque of Ahmad Katkhuda Azban - Mosque of Al-Azab"., the Mosque of Mohamed Ali is the most notable composition that centers the Citadel, built by the strong ruler, Mohamed Ali and looks very alike to the Blue Mosque of Ahmed in Istanbul, the mosque was made famous for the widely-used alabaster inside, the thing that made historians give it that name, (the alabaster mosque).
Your Day Trip to Islamic Cairo will be fabulous when you walk through the old narrow streets during your Islamic Cairo Half Day Tours while wandering in Khan El Khalili Bazaar. Reserve your spot now and enjoy our Cairo Half Day Tours. You will have a tasty local lunch in a restaurant during the trip. and when you finish your Cairo Day Tours you will be transferred back to your hotel.
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