The Egyptian museum, Mohamed Ali Mosque and Khan EL-Khalily bazaar

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About the Tour

special day tour to explore one of the most famous museums in the world; the Egyptian museum. Then you head to the citedel to explore the most beautiful mosque in Egypt the Alabaster mosque (Mohamed Ali Mosque) then you finish in the old market, Khan EL-Khalily bazaar.

what to expect

start your private day tour at 8am by visiting the Egyptian museum in Cairo that attracts millions of visitors every year. It contains more than 165,000 Egyptian artifacts such as; the magnificent treasure of King Tutankhamun, and the royal Mummies. Your guide will show you with explanation the most important antiquities of the museum, and then you will have free time.

After visiting the Egyptian Museum you will enjoy having your lunch in local Egyptian restaurant. Afterwards, you will head to the mosque of Muhammad Ali or the Alabaster mosque.

The Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali is located inside the Citadel of Saladin which stands on the top of Cairo, and is considered as the most important and beautiful mosque in Egypt. However this mosque is still used as a place for prayers for Cairo's Muslims, it opens its doors to the visitors of any religion. The lower part of the mosque is covered from inside and outside by Alabaster and this is the reason to call it the Alabaster Mosque. Inside the mosque, your guide will explain the basic principles of Islam including a translation of the most common sentences in Arabic.

After the mosque, the tour continues to Khan El-Khalily bazaar, which located in old Islamic Cairo, where you can spend time for shopping in Cairo and to Explore Islamic Cairo with its beautiful old buildings.

At the end of the tour, we will take you back to your hotel.

 

Important Info

Tour Highlights 

- Egyptian museum

- citedel of Saladdin

- Alabaster mosque (Mohamed Ali Mosque)

- Khan EL-Khalily bazaar

Included 

  • English-speaking tour guide
  • Transfers by Private air-conditioned Vehicles
  • Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
  • Lunch at a good quality local restaurant
  • Visit the Local Egyptian industry museums and shops (Papyrus, Perfume, Cotton…)
  • Bottled water during your tours
  • All service charges and taxes

Excluded

  • Optional tours and activities
  • Any entrance fees for special places
  • Personal spending
  • Tipping

Tour Prices

Price Per Person:

per person solo 
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3-4 
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5-7
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8+
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price 75 $ 58 $ 49 $ 39 $ 30 $

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E.g., 22 Nov 2019
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E.g., 22 Nov 2019
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