Start your visit to the Citadel of Saladin; One of the World’s greatest monuments.Then Visit the Al baster Mosque.End your day by Relaxing and shopping at Khan El Khalili.
Pick up from the hotel, start your visit to the Citadel of Saladin; One of the world’s greatest monuments of medieval warfare, built at 12th century to fortify Cairo against Crusaders. Then visit Alabaster Mosque; which built in 1848 AD, imitating Blue Mosque of Istanbul, under the reign of Muhammad Ali Pasha, whose tomb is located within the mosque, it is named Alabaster mosque due to the use of alabaster for coating its interior and exterior walls.
Then direct to one of the most important Islamic site in Cairo which is El Moez St., where we can find more than 25 Islamic monuments, we start the tour from Bab Zuwaila &then visit El Azhar mosque, by crossing the street through a tunnel we continue the tour to visit Al Aqmar Mosque, the complex of al sultan Qalawun and el Hakim mosque. Then you will find a lot of Sabils (drinking water source) and Kuttabs (Religious schools) to visit. Finally we will arrive at Bab El Futuh (Fatimid gate). Lunch venue will be suggested, Then spend a free time for relaxation at the oldest coffee shop there (Mirrors café) known as el Fishawe café as well; which was built 200 years ago.
Finally relax and shop at Khan El Khalili old Bazaar, a lively market where you can haggle for souvenirs or traditional local crafts. After the end of the visit you will be transferred by private A/C van back to the hotel.
Duration: 6-8 hours (approx.)
Prices per person: –
|One Person||2-3 Persons||4-6 Persons||7-10 Persons|
|125 USD||75 USD||55 USD||45 USD|
• Private Egyptologist Tour guide Saladin Citadel, Alabaster Mosque, El Moez St. & Khan el Khalili Bazaar.
• Admission Fees to the Monumental sites
• Private transfers by A/C van.
• Hotel pickup and return.
• All taxes and Services charge.