Visit Cairo and tour some of its most significant Islamic sites on a private sightseeing day tour. See the mosque and museums in the Citadel of Cairo, walk down El Moez Street, explore Khan el-Khalili, visit the Al-Azhar Mosque, and enjoy a local lunch.
What to Expect
See the Egyptian capital from a unique perspective on a private, full-day sightseeing tour of Islamic Cairo. First, see the Saladin Citadel of Cairo, which is also home to the Mosque of Muhammad Ali, the Al-Gawhara Palace Museum, the Carriage Museum, the Egyptian Military Museum, and the Egyptian Police Museum.
Next, proceed to El Moez Street, which boasts many architectural treasures of Islamic architects. Learn about the significant of the various buildings you pass before making your way to Khan el-Khalili, a major souk in the city. Walk around to see the many coffeehouses, restaurants, and street food vendors.
Your next stop will be the Al-Azhar Mosque, where you can climb up the stairs to the top of the minaret. From your vantage point up high, admire the surrounding sights in Cairo and take some memorable photos.
During the day, you will also have the option to visit the Mosque of Ibn Tulun and the adjacent Gayer-Anderson Museum. You will also stop at a local restaurant for lunch, which can be done at any time you choose.
- Hotel pick-up and drop off
- All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle
- Entrance fees to the mentioned sights in Cairo
- Academic Egyptologist guide
- Lunch at a local restaurant
- Mineral water and soft drinks on board
- Service charges and taxes