Full Day tour to Old Egypt

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Morning pick up accompanied by your guide to El Moez street, one of the most amazing streets in Islamic Cairo it dates back to the Fatimid, it is unforgettable experience to walk through this street, the entrance from oldest gate of Cairo dated back to the 12th Century (A.D), starting from Bab Al-Futuh in the north to Bab Zuweila in the south. Its northern part extends from Al-Hakim mosque to the spice market in Al-Azhar Street whereas its southern part extends from the Ghuriya complex to the Bab Zuweila, you will explore Barqouq mosque & School in Nahassen, El Aqmar Mosque, the Mosque of El Saleh Tale, The Blue Mosque, the Dome, Hospital & School of Qalawoon, proceed to the city of the dead, a series of vast Islamic-era necropolises and cemeteries on the edges of Historic Cairo,
Proceed to visit st. Barbara church; one of the many famous Coptic Orthodox parishes that can be found in the district of Coptic Cairo. The building is located on the eastern part of the Babylon Fortress and is one of the oldest buildings in Cairo, dating back to the 5th or 6th century AD, also you will visit Saints Sergius and Bacchus Church, also known as Abu Serga, it is one of the oldest Coptic churches in Egypt, is traditionally believed to have been built on the spot where the Holy Family, Joseph, Mary and the infant Jesus, rested at the end of their journey into Egypt. They may have lived here while Joseph worked at the fortress. The church is of significant historical importance, and in fact, it is where many patriarchs of the Coptic Church were elected.
Conclude the visit with Ben Ezra Jewish synagogue, According to local folklore, it is located on the site where baby Moses was found. this was the synagogue of geniza or store room was found in the 19th century to contain a treasure of abandoned Hebrew, Aramaic and Judeo-Arabic secular and sacred manuscripts.

  • 10.00AM: pick up from the hotel
  • 11.00 am: visit El Moez street,visit the three gates. Oldest wall of Cairo, City of the Dead, St. Barbara Church, Saints Sergius & Bacchus Churches, and Jewish Synagogue.
  • 13.30 PM: return back to the hotel

Rate Include:

·         Transportation with Air Conditioned Vehicle.

·         English Speaking Guide.

·         Entrance Fees as Per Sight Seeing.

Rate Exclude:

·         Meals during Tour.

·         Personal Expenses.

General conditions:

Free cancellation till 48 hours before the date of service.

Cancellation within 48 hours of the date of services, it will be totally charged .

Please Note that The Conference has been rescheduled From 5 - 9 April to 13 - 17 September, 2020.

Please Note that The Conference has been rescheduled
From 5 – 9 April to 13 – 17 September, 2020.