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Old Cairo and Khan El Khalili Bazaar: Private Half-Day Tour

4.4 / 5

51 reviews

Old Cairo and Khan El Khalili Bazaar: Private Half-Day Tour

From £32.71 per person

Explore Cairo on a half-day tour. Visit Khan El Khalili, one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in the Middle East. Then head to Old Cairo, where you will see the Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, Church of St. Barbara, and Church of Abu Serga.

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Duration 5 hours
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Pickup included
Pick-up from Cairo hotels
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Highlights
  • Stop off at the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue
  • See the Church of St. Barbara and the Church of Abu Serga
  • Browse the bazaar at Khan El Khalili
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Spend a half day seeing important cultural and historical sites in Cairo when you travel to Old Cairo and the Khan El Khalili Bazaar. The bazaar is one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in all of the Middle East, dating back to 1382. After spending time walking around the bazaar or shopping, continue to Old Cairo. Visit the Hanging Church, which dates back to the 3rd century AD. Then see the Ben Ezra Synagogue, which is, according to a local tradition, located on the site where Moses was found when he was a baby. Continue on to see the Church of St. Barbara and the Church of Abu Serga, two of the oldest churches in Cairo.
Includes
  • Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Transportation
  • Parking
  • Taxes and service charge
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses

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  • Passport or ID card

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  • Smoking
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Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 51 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.6/5
  • Value for money
    4.2/5
  • Safety
    4.6/5

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The entire tour was fantastic and informative. Abo was our driver and guide, he fetched us from the hotel and had so much detail about every place we were at. Thanks to Abo for making the heat bearable and sharing awesome facts along the way. The market was great - bought way more stuff than I would like to admit - the deals were just that good. I highly recommend the tour. Thank you Abo!

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11 August 2021

Sayed met us at our hotel in the morning and our tour began with a stop at the Museum of Antiquities. Sayed walked us through the exhibit hall explaining the history behind each ancient artifact. He's a phenomenal guide!! Later we went to Coptic Cairo and visited all the ancient holy sites along with the old bazaar. This was an excellent tour with an exceptional guide. Thank you!!

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20 June 2021

It was very good, it was very interesting and just nice. Our tour guide was really professional and he knew a lot from the history and he explained very good. I can recommend this tour and also our tour guide. Thanks a lot it was a pleasure for us to see all this old buildings and to see the local areas from Egypt. Big Greetings Anna

9 June 2021

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