This is a trip to remember, where you will go on a private tour to visit the amazing collection of our Islamic & Coptic sites, including the Mosque of Amr Ibn El-Aas, Ibn Tulun Mosque, El Mouiz Street, Khan El Khalili, the Hanging Church and the Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra.
Visit the Islamic area in Cairo including Amr ibn El-Aas, Ibn Tulun Mosque and other sites.
Explore the Hanging Church, St. Sergius Church & the Synagogue of Ben Ezra.
Enjoy a walking tour at El Mouiz Street & Khan El Khalili.
You’ll be met by our expert tour guide, who will accompany you in one of the unique tours in Cairo, where you’ll be able to visit some of our Islamic & Coptic monuments in the Egyptian capital. The first visit of the day will be to the Islamic complex to visit the Mosque of Amr ibn El-Aas, the oldest mosque in Egypt and Africa and one of the most important and famous mosques in Cairo.
Our next visit of the day will be to Ibn Tulun Mosque, built by Ibn Tulun, who was sent to rule the outpost of Al Fustat in the 9th century by the Abbasid caliph of Baghdad. The mosque is large enough for the community of Muslims, who are living in the area to assemble for Friday prayers.
We will then continue our tour in Cairo to visit El Mouiz Street, including the marvelous collection of Fatimid mosques and monuments. Also, we will pass by Khan El Khalili Bazaar to see the local products.
At the end of the tour, we will transfer you to Old Cairo area, in order to visit the historical churches that date to the Coptic times in Egypt, including the Hanging Church, Sergius and Bacchus Church & the Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra.
Finally, we will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo, where our services will be ended.
Professional, Egyptologist tour guide.
Entrance fees to all the historical sites included in the tour program itinerary.
Round trip transfer by air-conditioned vehicles with qualified drivers.
All the current taxes applied by the government.
Any Optional tours may require.
Meals, Drinks & beverages.
Tipping to staff.
Is this price quoted per person?
Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per package for a minimum of 02 (two) adults sharing the same tour, including all the mentioned sightseeing tours as per the above-mentioned itinerary, and valid from 01 June to 30 November 2023. However, in case of any increase in fuel, taxes, and/or tourist site entrance fees, Vantage Travel International will keep the right to amend all prices accordingly and without prior notice.
How I can book this tour?
In order to confirm your booking, you are kindly requested to pay only 50% of the total package price at the time of booking The remaining balance is requested ONLY 30 days prior to the arrival date for individuals. However, small/large groups are requested to finalize the remaining balance at least 45 days prior to their arrival to keep their bookings secured.
Is visa to Egypt included?
Passengers are responsible in ensuring that they are in possession of the correct travel documents upon departure and they have met all health requirements. Please check with the nearest consulate office for information concerning travel visas before you travel and if you are required to obtain this or any other document in advance.
What about tipping in Egypt?
In the Egyptian society tipping is customary and expected in daily life, especially for people working in tourism field. It forms the biggest portion of their income. It is a kind of appreciation to tip someone or not according to the service you receive from all people working for you and involved in your trip like drivers, guides, porters, tour company representatives etc.
What is your Children Policy?
Children from 00.00 Years up to 05.99 years will be free of charge. However, please note that children from 06.00 Years up to 11.99 years will enjoy 50% discount from the adult rate.