Explore the camel market of Birqash, one of the world's largest markets for camel meat, on our fantastic Cairo day tour. Every year, camels are herded up the Darb al-Arba'in, the popular 40-day route. This ancient caravan route runs from Sudan to Birqash. Camel Market Cairo Tours are available now!
Price : 45.00 $
Don't miss the opportunity when you visit Cairo to visit Egypt’s largest camel market located on the North West of Cairo in the village of Birqash, where hundreds of camels are brought from Western Sudan and Somalia. Book one of our most amazing Cairo excursions and experience our extraordinary diversity of Egypt Day tours, if you have free time during your Cairo Layover.
Cairo day tour to the Camel Market of Birqash is considered one of the biggest markets for camel meat not only in Egypt but also in all of Africa. Camels are annually brought up the famous 40 Days Road. This ancient caravan route starts in Sudan and ends in Birqash. The bargaining and auctioning of camels are fascinating to watch.
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At 7:00 AM in your hotel lobby, you will meet the Cairo Top Tours expert tour guide, who is going to introduce himself to you along with your personal driver, then they will transfer you by an air-conditioned vehicle to Birqash's Camel market to enjoy your Cairo day Tours. The camel market is almost 60 kilometer driving from Cairo. You will be picked up early in order to attend the peak time of the market. It's one of the biggest markets for camel meat in all of Africa and throughout Egyptian history, and the camels are seasonally herded up the Darb al-Arba'in, the famous 40 days road this old caravan route starts in Sudan and ends in Birqash. The camels are imported through Sudan, Eritrea, and Somalia to southern Egypt. From there, most camels are shipped to the Birqash camel market via several oases at the back of large trucks.
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