Admire artifacts of Ancient Egypt in the Egyptian Museum. Visit the Salah El Din Citadel, which was constructed in 1183 AD and the Mohamed Ali Mosque, which has been built inside the castle in the 19th century. Enjoy a tour to Old Cairo, the site of the city of the pre-dated Cairo with many historic churches and a Roman fort.
We will pick you up from your hotel and take you to the most interesting museum, the Egyptian Museum. It features artifacts from the Pharaonic period and displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 overwhelming artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamun's collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s, when his tomb was excavated.
The tour proceeds with a visit to the Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside the Citadel of Salah El Din . Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. We continue the tour with a drive to the area of Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. Afterwards we will move on to Coptic Cairo and visit the Hanging Church, the Ben Ezra Synagogue, the Church of St. Barbara and the Church of Abu Serga. Later you will be transferred back to your hotel