Islamic Cairo Sightseeing Tour Package (4 Nights / 5 Days)
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Departure: Cairo International Airport
Tour Covers: Cairo
Duration: 5 Days - 4 Nights
Travel Package Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrival Cairo
Arrival Cairo International airport, meet & assist by our representative who will hold a sign which include your name, & assist you in handling all your procedures through passport control, customs formalities & luggage area, then transfer you to your hotel via air conditioned modern vehicle & overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Pyramids - Egyptian Museum
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, enjoy a full day tour to visit the enigmatic Pyramids of Giza of King Cheops, Chefren, Mykernuis, Sphinx & Valley temple, which are the most famous monuments of ancient Egypt, you can feel the mysteries surrounding their symbolism, design & purpose have inspired passionate debate, it's likely that many of these mysteries will never be solved, then proceed your fantastic tour to visit the Egyptian antiquities museum commonly known as the Egyptian Museum, which located in Egypt capital city - Cairo, where you can see the most extensive collection of ancient antiquities & the famous golden mask of Tutankhamun among other amazing pharaonic artifacts, then back to your hotel & overnight in Cairo.
Day 3: Salah El Din Citadel - Mohamed Ali , Al Sultan Hassan, Al Refa'ai & Ibn Tulun Mosques
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, enjoy a full day tour to visit Salah El Din Citadel which was built on Moqattam Hills by quarrying. The Citadel is one of the world's greatest monuments to medieval warfare, as well as a highly visible landmark on Cairo's eastern skyline. Also you will see Mohamed Ali Mosque, the most popular Islamic mosque among the tourists, which sometimes referred to as the Alabaster mosque due to its extensive use of that stone on some of the exterior walls & other surfaces, this mosque has designed in a Turkish style. Also you will see Al Naser Mohamed mosque, then proceed to visit Al Sultan Hassan Mosque, which is considered stylistically the most compact & unified of all Cairo monuments, it's one of the master pieces of Mamluk architecture the façade is 76 meters long & 36 meters high, the cornices, the entrance portal, the burial chamber & the monumental staircase are particularly note worthy, after that visit Al Refa'ai Mosque, which is located next to Al Sultan Hassan Mosque, finally visit Ibn Tulun mosque which was completed in 897 AD on Mount Yashkur, it considered the oldest mosque in Egypt surviving in its original form and one of the largest in the world, it also famous for its minaret, the only one of its kind in Egypt, it is modeled after the minarets of Samarra, with a spiral staircase around the outside, after finishing your tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel & overnight in Cairo.
Day 4: Amr Ibn El As Mosque - Al Azhar - Al Hussein - Khan El Khalili
Breakfast at your hotel in Cairo, enjoy an Islamic tour by visiting Amr Ibn El As Mosque, the first mosque ever built on the land of Egypt in 642 AD (21 AH) by Amr Ibn El As, the commander of the Muslim army that conquered Egypt, the mosque is also known as Taj - Al Jawamie (Crown of mosques) & (the ancient mosque) , the mosque is said to have been built on the site of Amr Ibn El As Tent at Fustat, after that proceed to visit Al Azhar Mosque, which is considered one of the oldest operating universities in the world, the Islamic university in connected to the beautiful & historic Al Azhar Mosque, the mosque & university are named in the honor of Fatima Al Zahraa, the daughter of prophet Mohamed, from whom the Fatimid Dynasty claimed descent, Al Azhar mosque is symbol of Islamic Egypt, continue to Al Hussein Mosque & ending your tour by visiting the most famous & oldest market in Cairo which included spices, fruits, ivory, silver, gold, tissues, restaurants & café shops of local Egypt. Then back to your hotel & overnight in Cairo.
Day 5: Cairo - Home
Breakfast at your hotel, transfer to Cairo International airport for final departure, assistance through formalities by our representative.
Travel Package Includes:
- Meet & assist upon arrival and departure by our representative in Cairo airport
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle in Cairo
- Accommodation in Cairo for 04 nights including daily breakfast
- All sightseeing tours in Cairo are (Private tours) according travel package itinerary
- Professional English speaking Egyptologist tour guide
- Entrance fees to all sightseeing during Islamic tour in Cairo according itinerary
- Lunch meals during tours as per itinerary
- All taxes & services charges
Travel Package Excludes:
- Personal expenses
- Any optional tours
Booking of your trip will be complete and confirmed by your tour designer as soon as we receive the 25% down payment
What to bring:
- Sun block
- Comfortable shoes
- Photo/Video Camera
- Warm clothes in winter
- Cotton clothes in summer
- Passport valid for 6 months
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