8 Days Islamic Cairo Tour Highlights:

Our 8-days Islamic Cairo tour is your best opportunity to explore many Islamic Sites in Cairo such as the Mohamed Ali Mosque, Citadel of Sala El Din, El Sultan Hassan Mosque, El Rifai Mosque, Al-Azhar and El Hussien Mosques, Khan Khalili Bazaar and much more. From backstreet bazaars to minaret-crowned mosques, and neighborhood coffee houses, our Islamic Cairo tour covers everything. On this tour a maze of stunning narrow streets & alleys where hundreds of tombs, mosques, mansions, and madrasas dating back to the Islamic age can be explored. This is an important Cairo travel experience that you should not miss out.

Day 1: Cairo:

Upon arrival at the Cairo Airport, our tour representative will pick you up in an A/C car and he will drop you at your hotel. Overnight stay in Cairo.

Day 2: Islamic Cairo Tour:

After breakfast in your hotel room, our tour guide will pick you up to enjoy a spiritual day excursion to the Islamic & Coptic sites available in Cairo. On this trip, you will see Saladin Citadel where Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque stays, also Al Gawhara palace constructed by Ottomans and Mamluks. We will also help you in exploring Sultam Hassan & El-Refaie Mosques, Ibn Tulun Mosque, and the Museum of Gair Anderson. Overnight lodging in Cairo.

Day 3: Cairo Pyramid Tour:

After breakfast, we will be visiting the Egyptian Museum of Antiques where you can see a rare collection of 5000 years of art. We then visit the Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Then we’ll have a close look at Sphinx – a massive complex shielded by the iconic lion body with the face of king Chephren. Overnight in your Cairo hotel.

Day 4: Azhar & Islamic Sites:

Following an early morning breakfast, your guide will pick you up from your hotel to enjoy an excursion to El Azhar, the 1st Islamic University. Then we will continue to Al Mouayyed Mosque, which was constructed under the guidance of Badr Al-Dein Al Gamal. You will also have a chance to witness the Hakam Mosque which was built under the guidance of Gawhar El Sakaly. Overnight lodging in your Cairo hotel.

Day 5: Cairo Food Tour:

If you are yet to try some great Egyptian foods, then we bring you that opportunity. Our food tours in Cairo bring the perfect culinary experiences for food lovers all over the world. We can also customize your food tour to eat at places that only local used to visit. Overnight in Cairo.

Day 6: Alexandria Tour:

After breakfast, your day 6 in Egypt will start from the library of Alexandria – the biggest library in the earth with more than eight million books. Then we will be visiting the Site of the Lighthouse – which is one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Then we will continue to the royal gardens of King Farouk and witness the regal citadels of Haramlek & Salamlek. We will continue our tour by exploring the biggest and loveliest mosque in the city: the Abbo Elabbas Mosque, and also the commemorative of the Unknown Soldier of Alexandria & the figurine of Alexander the Great. On this tour, you will also have a chance to visit the church of St. Mark, the popular bridge of Stanley, old city center of Alexandria, etc. Overnight in Alexandria.

Day 7: Back to Cairo:

After early morning breakfast, our guide will pick you up from your hotel and then we will take you to the Step Pyramid of Zoser, the globe’s oldest noteworthy stone structure which was constructed in the third dynasty for King Zoser. After that, you will be visiting the Memphis – the capital of Old Egypt throughout the Old Kingdom. Overnight stay in Cairo!

Day 8: Departure From Cairo:

After having breakfast, we will transfer you to the Cairo Airport and help you through the final departure formalities.

Schedule:

Everyday

Tour Highlights:

enjoy with 6 Nights in Cairo and 1 Night in Alexandria resort including sightseeings – 100% private tour

Hotels / Nile Cruise:

Accommodation Plan 5 stars:
Steigenberger Pyramids – Ramses Hilton, Le Meridien Pyramids Hotel ,

Tolip Alexandria Hotel or similar

Tour Prices:

3 Stars4 Stars

5 Stars

Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room

695 $

730 $

800 $

Solo traveler

975 $

1025 $

1120 $

Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room

765 $

805 $

880 $

Christmas & Easter – Solo traveler

1075 $

1130 $

1235 $

 

Includes:

6 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
1 Night hotel accommodation in Alexandria on bed and breakfast basis.
1 Day tour in Cairo visiting Islamic Cairo
1 Day tour in Cairo visiting El-Azhar & Islamic Sites
1 Day tour in Cairo visiting the Egyptian Museum, Great Pyramids, Sphinx
1 Day tour in Alexandria
Food Tour in Cairo
All transfers in Cairo and Alexandria.
Expert tour guide.
All your tours and excursions are by an A/C vehicle.
All your visits include entrance fees.
Our prices include all taxes and services.

Excludes:

International Airfare.
Egypt entry visa. (We can provide you with your visa upon arrival at your request).
Drinks and any personal expenses.
Tipping.

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Additional information

TourPrice per person in DBL or TRPL Room, Solo traveler, Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room, Christmas & Easter – Solo traveler
Hotel3 Stars, 4 Stars, 5 Stars

1

Arrival to Cairo

Arrival to Cairo airport, Upon you arrival you will find our representative waiting you with the sign of Egypt Online tour, then you will be transferred by A/C car to your hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

2

Islamic Cairo Tour

Breakfast, Our guide will pick you up from your hotel, to enjoy a spiritual day tour to the Islamic and Coptic sites in Cairo. First, see Saladin Citadel where Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque stays, also Al Gawhara palace built by Mamluks and Ottomans. Visit Sultam Hassan & El-Refaie Mosques. Then proceed to Ibn Tulun Mosque, the Museum of Gair Anderson. Overnight in Cairo

3

Cairo Pyramids Tour

Breakfast. Start your full day visiting the Egyptian Museum of antiquities. On display is a rare collection of 5000 years of art the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to the Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry, as it was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated. Visit the Great Pyramids – Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Cheops is the most colossal ever built. Next is a close-up look at Sphinx – a huge funeral complex guarded by the legendary lion body with the face of king Chephren. (Optional) Evening trip to enjoy you dinner onboard a Nile cruise for 2 hours including watching Egyptian folk shows. At the end of the day we will transfer you back to your hotel.

4

Azhar and Islamic Sites

Breakfast. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel, to enjoy a visit to El Azhar, the first Islamic University. Then continue to Al Mouayyed Mosque, Bab Zuweila which was built under the supervision of Badr Al Dein Al Gamal. Cross the road to Al Hussein Mosque, and onto Beit El Sehimy the unique Islamic house. Continue walking to Al Hakam Mosque one of the Fatimide Mosques, then to Bab al Fetouh and Bab Al Nasr which were built under the supervision of Gawhar El Sakaly. Shopping tour, then back to the hotel. Overnight in Cairo.

5

Cairo Food Tour

Breakfast. To enjoy the real taste of Egypt you have to try the Egyptian food the best foods in Egypt which is one of the life’s great pleasures, Discover off-the-beaten-path spots the real Egypt that is not covered in any guidebook. Our food tours in Cairo and Alexandria are the perfect tour for those who want to Cairo day tour organizes specialty food and beverage tours for all visitors to Egypt especially food lovers all over the world, currently we are organizing three tours; we also can custom your food adventure tour anywhere in Egypt experience the local Egyptian culture, to eat at the places that only locals visit and to discover great historical sites that very few people get to see. Our food tours with our knowledge of Egypt’s most beautiful, hidden natural treasures make our tours among the most exciting in the Mediterranean. Our Egyptian food Cooking School and Trips offer unforgettable and amazing experiences in one of the oldest cultures and cuisines in the Mediterranean. Back to the hotel & overnight in Cairo.

6

Alexandria Tour

Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your tour to Alexandria. Start the tour with the library of Alexandria; the biggest library in the world – now with 8 million books. Visit it’s open court and free museums. Note: Alexandria Library is closed on Fridays and on every public holiday. To enter the reading area you will need to purchase an extra ticket. Then visit the Site of the Lighthouse; one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World on which now stands the castle of Qaitbey. Visit the royal gardens of King Farouk (the last king in the history of Egypt) and see the royal palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek as well as the royal beaches of the queens. Continue your tour by visiting the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city: the Abbo Elabbas Mosque, as well as the memorial of the Unknown Soldier of Alexandria and the statue of Alexander the Great. You can then stop for lunch (Optional) before visiting the church of St. Mark – the oldest church in Africa before driving along the Cornish (30 km) to see the whole city of Alexandria from the sea side which includes the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater. Stop over the famous bridge of Stanley – the modern landmark of modern Alexandria, before visiting the old downtown of Alexandria and walking through the old city-center of Alexandria: built by Alexander the great. Travel in comfort back to your hotel. Alexandria has so much to see, feel, eat and buy so if you have time and want to add more to your itinerary – just let us know what you are interested in and we will arrange it for you at the cost price – no profit to us. Overnight stay in Alexandria.

7

Back to Cairo

Breakfast, Departure back to Cairo. (Optional) Our guide will pick you up from your hotel then transfer to visit the Step Pyramids of Zoser, the world’s oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Djoser. After that transfer to Memphis which was founded by King Menes, and was the capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom, it was considered to be a center of rule and culture for over 3000 years the first capital of Egypt, and see the Statue of Ramses II. On your way to the south you will visit the Red Pyramid and Bent Pyramid at Dahshur. Lunch in Egyptian local restaurant. (Optional) Evening trip to attend the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area. Overnight in Cairo

8

Departure

Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.

Tour Prices:

3 Stars4 Stars

5 Stars

Price per person in DBL or TRPL Room

695 $

730 $

800 $

Solo traveler

975 $

1025 $

1120 $

Christmas & Easter – DBL or TRPL Room

765 $

805 $

880 $

Christmas & Easter – Solo traveler

1075 $

1130 $

1235 $


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