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Pyramids Tour
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Rank: 1 About 48

Pyramids Tour is our best one-day tour, as it lets you discover the greatest monuments ever built in the world: egyptian pyramids. From Cairo we move to Giza, where are located the most famous...

Reviewed by: See Egypt
Type: Tours


1 Fascinate Pyramids of Giza
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Rank: 2 About 48

One of the most recognizable of the Seven wonders of the world!!The Giza Necropolis is an archaeological site on the Giza Plateau, on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt. This complex of ancient monuments includes the three pyramid complexes known...

Reviewed by: Jacopo
Address: Cairo, Egypt
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


2 Mosque of Ibn Tulun
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Rank: 3 About 48

It is the oldest mosque in the city that has survived in its original form and is the largest mosque in Cairo by extension. Ahmad Ibn Tulun, governor Abbasid of Egypt who ruled between 868...

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Address: Mosque of Ibn Tulun, Al Qahirah, Egypt
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


3 Egyptian Antiquities Museum
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Rank: 4 About 48

The Egyptian Antiquities Museum in Cairo, Egypt, is worth visiting for its extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities.  Founded in 1858 by French archeologist...

Reviewed by: Akhil
Address: Midan El Tahrir Cairo 11557
Type: Museums


4 The Coptic Museum
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Rank: 5 About 48

The Coptic Museum is a must see for any tourist visiting Cairo. The museum holds a huge collection of ancient Egyptian and Christian artifacts. It is the ideal place to see the world famous Coptic Art. Copts, and Coptic art relates to native...

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Address: 3 Sharia Mar Girgis, Old Cairo, Egypt
Type: Museums


5 Alabaster Mosque (Mohammad Ali Mosque)
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Rank: 7 About 48

Situated on the summit of the citadel, this is a typical Ottomen, the largest to be built in the first half of the 19th century. The mosque was built in memory of Tusun Pasha, the oldest son of Muhammad Ali Pasha, giving the mosque its name....

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Cairo, Egypt
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


Cairo Day Trips & Tours to Alexandria
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Rank: 8 About 48

With your own private Egyptologist guide to lead the way, you'll enjoy personalized attention on your private tour of Alexandria.   As this is a private tour, you can determine the amount of...

Reviewed by: Egypt Tours Portal
Type: Sightseeing


6 Museum of Islamic Ceramics
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Rank: 10 About 48

Museum of Islamic Ceramics located  in central Cairo, a couple of minutes' walk from the Cairo Marriott in a restored palace.This museum is located in an highly impressive building, the perfect example of Islamic architecture and...

Reviewed by: Editorial Staff
Address: 16 Gezira St, Cairo, Egypt
Type: Museums


7 Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
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Rank: 11 About 48

Saqqara (or Sakkara, Saqqarah in Arabic) is a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, serving as the cemetery for the Ancient Egyptian capital, Memphis. The ancient city of Mephis is located about 10 miles south of Cario. Saqqara was...

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Address: Saqqara , Cairo, Egypt
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


Day Tour of Cairo
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Rank: 12 About 48

Here you have the opportunity to experience an amazing day tour of Cairo, during which you will be exploring all the magnificent venues and places of this wonderful city. At the morning you will first pay a visit to the Pyramids of...

Reviewed by: Come to Egypt
Type: Tours


Day Tour to Memphis from Cairo
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Rank: 13 About 48

Visit the ancient capital of Egypt Memphis through our Day Tour to Memphis from Cairo.Memphis is one of the most visited places in Egypt, where a colossal statue of Ramses II and the great Alabaster...

Reviewed by: Santa Maria Tours - Egypt
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Type: Tours


Sinai and St. Catherine Tour
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Rank: 14 About 48

Our Company, Egypt Travel Deals, is a web travel guide for Egypt where you will find all the packages variety starting from culture ans nile cruises to golf , adventure, diving and tours.Below you can find details of one of oue...

Reviewed by: Egypt Travel Deals
Type: Tours


Khan Al-Khalili and Khan Misr Touloun
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Rank: 16 About 48

Cairo’s shopping adventure includes everything from souvenirs, leather, gold, belly-dancing costumes, carpets, spices and...

Reviewed by: Jacopo
Type: Stores and shopping malls


Day Tour
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Rank: 17 About 48

Our Day Tour in Cairo starts with a visit at the Egyptian museum of antiquities, which has a wide collection of Egyptian artworks and anticrafts. Among the numerous antiquities, you can admire the Tut-Ankh-Amon collection of...

Reviewed by: Imperial Egypt
Type: Tours


8 Gezira
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Rank: 18 About 48

Address: Gezira
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


9 old islamic cairo
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Rank: 20 About 48

Islamic Cairo is the given to medieval Cairo, noted for its historically important mosques and other Islamic monuments. It is overlooked by the Cairo Citadel. Despite its name, Islamic Cairo is neither more  or less Islamic than the rest of...

Reviewed by: Akhil
Type: Streets, Squares and Neighbourhoods


Baladi bars
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Rank: 21 About 48

There are plenty of 

Reviewed by: Jacopo
Address: Various Locations
Type: Nightlife


10 Best Places
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Rank: 22 About 48

Cairo is an interesting place of ancient houses and has great historic buildings too. Along with River Nile, there is more to this beautiful Egyptian city than merely pyramids and pharaohs.  As per the tour...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Cairo
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


11 Citadel (Al-Qalaa)
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Rank: 23 About 48

The Citadel is a fortification, a defensive wall, and was once popular for its fresh breeze and amazing views of the city.  It is also known as Saladin Citadel of Cairo.When Saladdin established the Ayyubid...

Reviewed by: Laalamani
Address: Cairo, Egypt
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


12 Dahshur
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Rank: 24 About 48

Dahshur  is a royal necropolis located in the desert on the west bank of the Nile south of Cairo. The site is dominated by the 4th dynasty pyramids of Sneferu and it is regonised mainly for its pyramids, two of which are among the...

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Address: Dahshur ,Cairo, Egypt, Africa
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


13 National Military Museum
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Rank: 25 About 48

Don't be put off visiting Egypt's National Military Museum by the thought of boring displays of weapons and historical uniforms. Housed in the former Harem Palace of Mohammed Ali, the founder of modern Egypt, the National Military Museum is...

Reviewed by: Christine
Address: Sharia Salah Salem Citadel
Type: Museums


14 Best Places
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Rank: 26 About 48

The recent history of Egypt means that it will be one of the most fascinating destinations for the intrepid tourist in the next few years. When you add to this the pulling power of the ancient Egyptian empire and all that we can...

Reviewed by: Jonny
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


15 Souk al Fustat
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Rank: 27 About 48

Can't decide what to take home as a souvenir for mom from Cairo? Why not try heading to Souk el-Fustat - a little shopping complex specialising in hand-made products made by Egyptian artists, craftsmen and...

Reviewed by: Christine
Address: Corner el Emam Street and Hassan al Anwar, Old Cairo
Type: Landmarks and Historic sites


The Desert
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Rank: 28 About 48

Stepping out of bustling Cairo, you'll find yourself surrounded by the desert and thousand years old archeological sites standing proudly up against time passing by and marking the history of mankind.  The Sphinx, for instance, one of the...

Reviewed by: Alan
Type: Sightseeing


Half Day in The ancient Egyptian Pharaonic Village
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Rank: 29 About 48

The Pharaonic Village is an experience like no other. The instant you begin sailing down the canals that circuit through the island you are immersed totally in the Egypt of history and legend. Everywhere you look,...

Reviewed by: Adham
Type: Sightseeing


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