Unusual Cairo Day Tour to Coptic Cairo and the Cave Church of Saint Simeon

If you are looking for totally different places during your tours in Egypt, we can take you through our new Cairo day tours to see the unusual 'garbage city' and explore the historical Coptic churches in Old Cairo, and the Cave church or the monastery of Saint Simeon the tanner with Cairo Top Tours!

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5 hours

Cairo

Egypt

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Coptic Cairo trips in Egypt are the most ideal way to explore the early Christian monuments and monasteries that were built at the dawn of Christianity in Egypt!

Cairo Top Tours highly certified Egyptologist guides will guide you to explore some of the most fascinating places during your Cairo day tours as you will enjoy our unusual Cairo tours to Coptic churches of old Cairo and the Cave church or the monastery of Saint Simeon located in Mokattam hills. On the Coptic Cairo trips, you will visit one of the most important churches in Old Cairo and you will have the opportunity to go through the garbage city of Cairo during your Cairo excursions, our Egypt Day Tours also include delicious lunch in a good quality restaurant.

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Itinerary

Cairo Top Tours professional Egyptojogist will meet you in the lobby area of your hotel in Cairo or Giza. He will be holding a signboard with your name mentioned on it, then you will start your Cairo day trips by driving through the garbage city ( a very famous settlement in Cairo that looks like out of the modern world ), it was called so because of the garbage collectors who reside in this district and make their living by recycling most of the waste that Cairo produces. At last, you will enjoy visiting the Cave Church which is one of the most significant churches in Egypt, well known as the Monastery of Saint Simeon the tanner, one of those whom their beliefs moved the mountain as mentioned by the locals in a supernatural phenomenon, it is carved into the mountain of Mokattam to the southeast of Cairo, to reach the church you will have to go through.

Your personal driver and professional guide will take you to enjoy Coptic Cairo TourAfter a tasty lunch then you will enjoy visiting the ruins of the ancient Roman fortress of BabylonThe Hanging Church dedicated to Virgin Mary and dates back to the 3rd century which is built suspended on the two main towers of the fortress, the church of St Sergius known as the cavern church, under which the holy family lived in the cave, as well as Ben Ezra Synagogue in Coptic Cairo which is probably the site of the pharaoh’s palace where the box of the baby prophet Moses was picked up from the Nile River during ancient Egyptian history.

Then you will be transferred back to your hotel after you finish your Tour to Coptic Cairo and the Cave Church of Saint Simeon.

See also our variety of Egypt excursions and book the most budget tours in Egypt if you're having a 1-day layover in Cairo to have a direct trip from Cairo airport to pyramids from our range of day tours from Cairo airport or if you have enough time to try our Egypt Tours Packages. You can browse our website for the best of Egypt tours and Egypt day trips along with the Shore excursions in Egypt which we can handle perfectly to make your Cairo day trip from Alexandria port easy and fun. Travel from Cairo to Siwa Oasis as our Egypt day tours also offer Cairo transit tours and the best-organized tours from Cairo airport.

What is included?

  • Transfers from your hotel and return.
  • Entry tickets and fees to the mentioned sites in your Cairo day tours itinerary.
  • Transportation to Coptic Cairo and the cave church are done by an exclusive air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Local lunch in a good restaurant.
  • Certified tour guide throughout Egypt trips.
  • Free bottled water during your Coptic Cairo Tour.
  • Shopping Tours in Cairo, if you requested.
  • The price includes all taxes and service charges of the tours in Cairo.

What is Excluded?

Price Table

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FAQ

Egypt is rated as the eighth safest country to travel all over the world, according to the ranking of the safest countries. So definitely yes, Egypt is safe. you can travel safely to all the tourist attractions this beautiful country has to offer. You can comfortably explore all the Egyptian cities like Giza, Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, Alexandria, the Red Sea beach destinations like Sharm El Sheikh, Hurghada, Marsa Alam, Dahab, and many other destinations like the Egyptian Oases of Bahariya, Frafra, Dakhla, and Siwa, as well as all the places where medical tourism is practiced.
Egypt mostly enjoys a desert climate which is hot during the summer season. Temperature can go up to 45 degrees Celsius during July and August, so winter season is the best time to visit Egypt during the high seasons while the entire world is enjoying the Christmas and New Year, Egypt during the coolest months of the year is still considered warm enough that you can enjoy swimming in the Red Sea best resorts, not to mention how nice it is during Easter holidays. Simply, the best time of the year to visit Egypt starts from the month of September to June.
Cairo Top Tours is a company specialized in organizing travel packages in Egypt, holidays, excursions, and Nile cruise tours since 2012. Our business spread over the past 4 years as we are ranking from the top #10 tour companies in Cairo based on the TripAdvisor rating with more than 255 excellent reviews.
Cairo Top Tours' expert staff consists of a young motivated group of specialists in flight booking and hotel reservations, Accredited tour guides, tour leaders, and tour consultants. We are like "artists" on the internet and on the ground since we started in the travel business. Thanks to our experienced team of tour operators, which will save you a lot of hassle, time for planning and booking accommodation, and you are going to save a lot of your money too rather than the difficult search for specific travel offers.
We provide you with the best deals among numerous things to do in Egypt and Jordan, vacation packages, and hotel accommodations according to your schedule. We always analyze travel offers and pay particular attention to the quality of service, not just price. Furthermore, we recommend you browse our trips that our website offers as we have a wide diversity of tailor-made itineraries in Egypt. Our many years of experience help us determine when and where to find a special offer that suits every taste and schedule.
Our offers can be booked at the time of communication. If the price or availability of an offer changes, this will be sufficiently reported. Since the best offers often have limited availability, in order to take advantage of the special offers, you must be particularly quick to join a group tour that will give you the chance to reduce the cost of your tours in Egypt.
Cheap prices have always been available on the internet, for example, for some destinations and hotels, there are discount coupons that allow a reduction in the tour price. In the case of flights, these may be last-minute offers or even multi-leg flights. Even as a result of errors in the booking system, we can find flights at the lowest prices and will organize the accommodation with the best hotels in Cairo, Luxor, Aswan, the Red Sea, the Western Desert, Nile cruises, and even the finest equipment during your camping Egypt desert safari trips.
Our main office is located in Giza Al Ahram Street, while our representatives are in Luxor, Aswan, and everywhere in Egypt to meeting and assisting you through your tours in Egypt.
We manage tours to Egypt and book the accommodations and the domestic flight tickets as well as the Nile cruise boats cabins and compartments aboard the sleeper train, usually included within the tour pricing that will be mentioned below our offers and tours in terms of the number of travelers. We do not usually book international flight tickets except when requested by the clients just to ease the process of booking and make sure that everything is according to the schedule of the specifically requested itinerary.
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It can happen when only a few seats are available and many customers book the offer at the same time. But remember, you can always ask to join a group tour if available, this option will guarantee the reduction of the tour pricing as we mostly deal with private guided tours to assure the highest quality of service.
The proportionately higher prices for people traveling alone (Solo Travelers) mostly result from the higher overnight-room costs, as normally almost all hotel rooms are structured for 2 people who can each assume half of the overnight costs. This also applies to flat-rate travel. The hotels would not benefit from offering a reduction to solo travelers when the rooms could be occupied by 2 persons at a normal price. During the low season, some hotels lower the prices as a reason for the decreased demand since they have a large number of beds when the demand is not too high.
Prices vary throughout the year depending on the offer and request. During the summer and especially during the holidays that are considered high seasons like the Christma and New Year holidays, Easter holidays, and special events such as sports championship or destinations that are very popular and recent. Therefore tour operators can demand higher prices according to the increasing cost of accommodation and/ or implementation.
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