Price : 30.00 $
We offer you a variety of Cairo Sightseeing tours that make you discover most of the city in just 8 hours with our unique Tour to the Egyptian Museum and Coptic Cairo. We will accompany you to see the most important historical sites like the Citadel of Salah El Din and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali, which stands on the highest point inside the Citadel of Saladin, Ben Ezra synagogue, the cave church, and The Hanging Church, one of the oldest churches in Egypt. At the end of the day, walk through the oldest streets in Cairo which still retain the old stone pavement of the middle ages in Khan El Khalili Bazaar, Enjoy your privately guided Cairo day tours now!
We guarantee you the most professional tour guides to be at your service during the whole trip and we will provide you a highly trained and very responsive operation team to be at your service and in planning your Old Cairo Tour.
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At the beginning of your trip, Cairo Top Tours representative will be waiting for you at the hotel lobby in Cairo or Giza to start your amazing Egypt Day Tours to Tour to the Egyptian Museum and Coptic district in Cairo.
Your personal driver and guide will transfer you to enjoy 2 hours tour to the Egyptian Museum located in the heart of Cairo. Go back in time and discover the greatness of the ancient Egyptian artifacts. More than 160,000 masterpieces are displayed in the two floors of the Egyptian Museum. Your Egyptologist tour guide will give you a clear full explanation including the treasures of King Tutankhamen, the only royal treasure discovered intact and consists of a huge collection of gold and jewelry that were hidden under the sand more than three thousand years ago until the tomb was excavated in 1922 then it was entirely moved to Cairo and the Egyptian Museum.
After that, you will be transferred to enjoy the Old Cairo's churches Tour, then continue to visit the Citadel of Salah El Din and the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali inside, which represents a unique model of Ottoman architecture in Cairo. The design is copied from the famous Blue Mosque of Istanbul, The Citadel is a medieval Islamic-period fortress in Cairo and it's considered to be the center of the Egyptian government since it was established by Salah Eldin until the reign of King Farouk during the first half of the past century.
It's time for lunch! we will stop in a good quality local restaurant to enjoy your lunch, then you will visit the Coptic district of Cairo to explore the ancient Roman fortification of Babylon and get amazed by The Hanging Church one of the highlights of Old Cairo, you will also visit the church of St Sergius which is also known as the Cavern Church, it was built above the crypt where Jesus Christ and his mother accompanied by Saint Joseph the carpenter stayed for nearly three months and the fountain from which they were drinking water. At last, you will see Ben Ezra Synagogue, according to traditions it was built before the ninth century when it has been converted into a Jewish Synagogue after it had been a Coptic Church for many centuries.
We will resume our Cairo day tours to explore the Islamic district of Cairo, which includes the various relics of medieval Cairo. You will see the old walls, mosques. Madrasas, Sabils and gates of the city during the middle ages and its old stone-paved alleys date back the Islamic era. Finish your Islamic Cairo Trips by having mint-tea at Fishawy the oldest cafe while watching the minarets of Al Azhar Mosque in Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar.
Finally, Our representative will take you back to your hotel.