Private Day Tour to Coptic and Islamic Cairo

$65 / Per person

Overview

During this 8-hour day tour to Coptic and Islamic Cairo, witness the most fascinating religious sites in Egypt. Let your expert tour guide show you the historical hub of Old Cairo and teach you the history of Egypt.

  • 8 Hours
  • Private Tour
Destination:Coptic and Islamic Cairo Tour
Tour AvailabilityEveryday
Pickup LocationHotel in Cairo
Included:
  • Pick up services from your hotel & return.
  • All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide.
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • Lunch meal at local restaurant in Cairo.
  • Bottled water on board the vehicle during the tour.
  • Shopping tours in Cairo.
  • All taxes & service charge.
Excluded:
  • Entry visa to Egypt
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional activities
  • Tipping

Tour Plan

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Coptic and Islamic Cairo Tour

Start your daily tour by going to the famous Amr Ibn Al-Aas Mosque in Old Cairo, which was built in AD 642 as the center of Fustat, the new capital of Egypt at the time.Then go to the Ibn Tulun Mosque, which was built during the reign of the Abbasid ruler of Egypt, Ahmed Ibn Tulun.After that, you will visit a mosque - Sultan Hassan School near the Cairo Citadel. Inside it are many "building wonders". For example, the mosque was established to have schools for each of the four Sunni sects: Shafi'i, Maliki, Hanafi and Hanbali.Next, go to the Old Cairo complex, where you can spend some time wandering around and seeing the nearby Coptic and Jewish sites. Start by going to the Roman castle.The Hanging Church is one of the most beautiful Christian churches in the world. The Hanging Church is perhaps the oldest Christian church in Egypt. It was built within the walls of the water gate of a Roman fort. It is dedicated to the Virgin Mary and is one of the most beautiful churches in Cairo.Go to St. George's Church and Monastery, it is one of the few round churches still standing in the Middle East.Your next stop is Abu Serga, one of the places where the Holy Family lived after they left Israel to get away from King Herod.The Ben Ezra Synagogue is one of the oldest synagogues in Egypt. Set in a park with trees for shade, it was built on the site of a 4th-century church.At the end of the tour, you will go to the wonderful Coptic Museum, which is located in an area of ​​the Babylon Citadel area that has great historical importance.When the tour ends, you will be transferred to your hotel.

  • Lunch

Price Policy

All prices are charged in USD per person per trip. You can also pay us online via a secure payment gateway without any extra costs or surcharges. This is our pricing policy for this trip.

 

Payment:

Your booking with us should be made as early as possible. This will give us a chance to secure your perfect spot. You will need to pay at least a 25% deposit to get your booking confirmed with us. This deposit is indeed a part of your total payment.

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Things to Bring with You

We suggest you pack your luggage correctly to avoid inconveniences during your stay in Egypt. Here are some basic things to bring with you.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can book the tour directly from the website, or you can talk to us through online chat, email, or WhatsApp. Contact us now if you want a customized tour or want to change something about the tour. We will be glad to make the way for you.

Yes, you can change or add anything to the tour. Since all our tours are private, the customer has the right to change or add anything that makes sense to the trip and makes the customer’s trip memorable.

We speak your language, so don’t worry. We know how important language is to communication, so all our tours are available in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, German, French, Chinese and Japanese. If there is another language you need, we will try our best to provide it for you.

We offer secure online payment via credit card. We also accept payments via Paypal and bank transfer.

No, tips are not included in the tour price and we give you an option to give some if you are satisfied with the service you received. It would be nice to give some of what makes them feel happy and appreciated.

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