Cairo: The City of a Thousand Minarets
Romantically known as the City of a Thousand Minarets, the Egyptian capital is a place of extremes, filled with ancient landmarks, ornate mosques, and glittering modern skyscrapers. For anyone with a passion for history or adventure, a visit to Cairo is a definite bucket-list item. Home to one of the seven wonders of the world — the Pyramids of Giza — the Egyptian capital features stunning beaches, vibrant marketplaces, and an entertaining nightlife.
Cairo Tours & Activities
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Things to Do in Cairo
- Sound and Light Show Tour at the Pyramids
Want a truly unforgettable evening of entertainment in Cairo? Then don't miss the world-famous Pyramids Sound and Light Show in Giza! The Sound and Light Show at the Great Pyramids takes place on the Giza plateau and the one-hour show begins with the illumination of the Sphinx, who narrates the history of the pyramids and their builders.
- Private Cairo Tour: Alexandria City Discovery
Are you ready for an awe-inspiring day? Then let's get to it! Alexandria is one of the world's most impressive historical cities, and certainly a must-see in Egypt, so if you're thinking about doing this day tour from Cairo, then what are you waiting for?!
- Visit Old Cairo Churches & Coptic Museum - Half Day Tour
Old Cairo is renowned for its antique churches. Al Moallaqa (the Suspended church) was built on the remains of the Roman fortress of Babylon. It was built at the turn of the IV century. A wood carving represents Jesus Christ entering Jerusalem. It houses about ninety rare icons of basilican style. The Abu Sega Church, which dates from the IV century a.c, was used by the holy family as a shelter on their escaping from King Herod.
- Visit Memphis & Shakara from El Cairo - Half Day Tour
Memphis is one of the oldest cities, which was the capital of the ancient Egypt throughout the old kingdom. It includes the Temple for embalming the Sacred Apis Bull, which shows the various steps of embalming and the Alabaster Sphinx that dates back to the old kingdom.
- Visit Memphis, Sakkara and Dahshour - Full Day Tour
The First real pyramid in Egypt, the Red Pyramid and its first try the Bent Pyramid in Dahshur, Dahshur is a famous royal necropolis in Egypt holds many famous Pyramids built by Snefru (Cheops' Father). The world’s earliest stone monument – was built at Saqqara in 2650 BC – more than 4,650 years ago!
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