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EXCURSION TO THE MUSEUM, THE CIUDADEL AND THE OLD CAIRO

Daily Tour 8 hours Availability: 2021-07-13
Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt Cairo

Overview:

Budget Cairo Day Tour to the Cairo Museum which is also known as the Egyptian Museum Where you can see the treasures of King Tutankhamen, then continue one day tour from Cairo to the Saladin Citadel in Cairo , where You will visit the Mohamed Ali Mosque then finish your day tour visiting  Old Cairo where you can visit the oldest churches in Cairo and the Holy Cave where the Holy Family stayed when they fled from the Roman Emperor.

Enjoy a fascinating excursion to the Egyptian Museum, the Citadel and Old Cairo for a full day including lunch, entrance fees, transfers from / to the hotel, and a Spanish speaking Egyptologist guide.

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IMPORTANT ASPECTS

  • Visit the Egyptian Museum
  • Visit the Saladin Citadel
  • Visit the Alabaster Mosque
  • Visit Old Cairo

PRIVATE TOUR:

  • Private Guided Tour.
  • No Problems.
  • Without complications.
  • There are no hidden costs.

INCLUDES :

  • Hotel pick-up and return services.
  • Entrance fees to all the places mentioned.
  • An Egyptologist Guide speaks Spanish.
  • All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Lunch in a good quality restaurant.
  • Snack bag (water, can of pepsi, chips, cookies) for each person.

EXCLUDES:

  • Entry Visa to Egypt.
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips
  • Extras Not Mentioned in the Program (the mummies room at the 100 LE Museum)

At 8:00 am Pick up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza By our Emo Tours Guide to start your full day excursion Visit The Egyptian Museum of Cairo or Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, it is located in Cairo and guards the largest collection of objects from the pharaonic period of ancient Egypt; it has more than 120,000 objects and artifacts. It was designed in 1900 by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon in a neoclassical style, and it was inaugurated in 1902. Since 1922 the museum experienced a spectacular growth as its funds increased with the great treasure of Tutankhamun, of more than three thousand five hundred pieces, discovered by the English Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon at the Pharaoh’s Tomb, in the Valley of the Kings.

Then Visit  the Saladin Citadel  which was built by Salah El Dien on the heights of Mokattam Mountain in 1183 AD to defend Cairo from the crusades, and enter the Alabaster Mosque.

Lunch is included  between visits at a local restaurant with a complete meal for each person, but does not include drinks.

After visiting  Old Cairo which is known as the Christian or Coptic part of Cairo , which is one of the most important places visited by the Holy Family, where the spiritual impact of their presence was felt even more; Although their stay was brief, by the Governor of which they called Fustat later enraged by the collapse of the idols in the approach of Jesus tried to kill the child. But they took refuge from their wrath in a cave above which, in the later years after, the Church of Abu Serga (St Sergius) was built. This, and the entire area of  the fortress of BabylonIt is a pilgrimage destination not only for Egyptians, but for Christians around the world. An air of piety and devotion permeates the entire district there. Also there you will be able to visit and enter  the Church of Abu-Sergah  and  Santa Barbara, the hanging Church. the old Jewish synagogue – Ben Ezra Synagogue .

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