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Day Trip to Islamic Cairo

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Tour Details

Duration

1 Day

Tour Location

Old Cairo

Tour Availability

Everyday

Pickup & Drop Off

Your Hotel in Cairo

Tour Type

Private

Islamic Cairo Day Tour for British Travelers

A day trip to Islamic Cairo is an astral quest leading to all the golden monuments of this immortal civilization. The excellent travel agency Egypt Tours Portal will provide all our British clients with the most ideal services of a private A/C Vehicle and a professional Egyptologist tour guide which is expected from the best travel agency in Egypt. All our English clients will witness the beauty and greatness of the best Islamic Cairo attractions and join us on a fabulous day trip to Islamic Cairo. Your expert tour guide will take you to explore Khan El Khalili bazaar, Salah El-Din Citadel, Sultan Hassan and Ibn Tulun Mosques, and many more of Old Cairo masterpieces by a deluxe air-conditioned car then transfer back to your hotel. Book this magical excursion and discover the miraculous treasures of this mystical place.

Tour Highlights

  • Salah El Din Citadel
  • Mohamed Ali Mosque
  • Al Rifai Mosque
  • Sultans Hassan Mosque
  • Ibn Tulun Mosque
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Tour Inclusions

  • The Service of pick up from your hotel and return.
  • Egyptologist tour guide during the tours.
  • A deluxe private air-conditioned vehicle throughout your trip.
  • Admission fees to all the sights listed in the itinerary.
  • Lunch meal.
  • Bottled water on the vehicle.
  • All charges and taxes.

Tour Exclusions

  • Tipping.
  • Any Optional Tours.

Tour Itinerary

The Itinerary of Day Trip to Islamic Cairo

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We will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo to join our professional tour guide in a private air-conditioned vehicle to visit the best historical of Islamic Cairo highlights including:

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Salah El Din Citadel

Salah El-Din Citadel is one of the most prestigious military castles constructed in the Middle Ages whose location is strategic since it controls the cities of Cairo and Al Fustat that's why the citadel provides defensive importance. The Citadel was erected during the 12th century to defend Cairo against the Crusaders and it was used as the seat of the government during the ruling periods of Ayyubids, Mamluk, and Ottomans.

Mohamed Ali Mosque in Egypt - Egypt Tours Portal

Mohamed Ali Mosque

Mohamed Ali Mosque proudly stands as the highest point inside Cairo Citadel which was established by Mohammed Ali Pasha in 1830 AD and its erection continued till his death in 1848 AD. The exterior design was taken from the design of the Sultan Ahmad Mosque in Istanbul and the mosque acts as one of the most significant Islamic attractions in Cairo.

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Lunch Time

Lunch will be offered at a local restaurant then move to visit:

Sultan Hassan Mosque - Egypt Tours Portal

Sultan Hassan Madrassa and Mosque

Sultan Hassan Madrassa and Mosque acts as one of the rarest pieces of the early Mamluk architecture period which were founded between 1356 AD and 1363 AD. The mosque was built out of giant blocks of stone which became the symbol of the culmination of all the architectural projects during the reign of the Mamluks.

Al Rifai Mosque - Egypt Tours Portal

Al Rifa'i Mosque

Another impressive Islamic monument in Cairo is the Al Refaie Mosque which was founded by Khoshiar Hanim, the mother of Khedive Ismail. The process of construction had begun in 1869 AD and was completed by 1911 AD. However, the works of its erection stopped for around 25 years from 1880 to 1905 AD. The mosque served as the burial tombs of Mohamed Ali's family members.

Ibn Tulun Mosque - Egypt Tours Portal

Ibn Tulun Mosque

Ibn Tulun Mosque is the oldest and largest mosque in Cairo which was established between 876 and 879 AD by Ahmed Ibn Tulun who was commissioned by the Abbasid Caliph to be the governor of Al Fustat. The interior design of the mosque was derived from the Abbasid architectural style and the mosque stands wonderfully decorated arches with a very large courtyard.

El Muizz Street - Egypt Tours Portal

Al Muizz Street

The epic street of Al Muizz is able to provide a magical journey across all the living miracles of Cairo. It is a very attractive cultural marvel that showcases the golden street of Cairo which came into existence in the 10th century AD in the Fatimid period. Muizz transformed into a golden labyrinth that has the most incredible monuments, artifacts, and houses.

Khan El Khalili Bazaar - Egypt Tours Portal

Khan El Khalili Bazaar

Khan El Khalili Bazaar is an ancient renowned souk located in the center of Cairo which was founded as a large center of trade during the reign of Mamluk. The bazaar dates back to the 14th century which became full of cafes and restaurants including El Fishawy, the oldest café in the city.

Finally, we will drive you to your hotel to end your day trip.

Meals: Lunch

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Tour Safety Measures during COVID-19

  • Social distancing enforced throughout our tours.

  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized.

  • Regular temperature checks for staff

  • Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival.

  • Hand sanitizer provided for travelers and staff.

  • Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

  • Face masks provided for our travelers, tour guides, reps, and drivers during tours.

  • Guides, reps, & drivers are required to regularly wash hands.

  • Accommodations are licensed to meet the general regulations for hotels & tourism resorts with a maximum of 50% of its total capacity.

  • 24/7 Follow up with our guests & staff in case of any symptoms appeared and immediately take the necessary actions.

What to Pack

  • Hat.

  • Camera.

  • Umbrella.

  • Medication.

  • Comfortable Shoes.

  • Cotton clothes in summer.

  • Note: Check our blog about what to pack for Egypt.

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What You Will Love About This Tour?

  • All our English clients will be extremely pleased with all our great services.

  • Our British guests will explore the blessings of Cairo which include Khan El Khalili bazaar, Salah El-Din Citadel, Sultan Hassan Mosque, Ibn Tulun Mosque, and more.

  • Everyone will witness the Islamic wonders of Cairo that unveil the magical culture of this golden capital.

  • The celestial history of this marvelous capital city will be the adventure of a lifetime.

  • Everyone will have the most incredible travel adventure across all the Islamic blessings of Cairo.

Essential Trip Information

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