About this Tour
You will visit the Egyptian museum which contains beautiful items dating back to the prehistoric period till the Greco Roman Period, witness the Islamic civilization and get some souvenirs from the great Bazaar.
Our Egypt Select Tours tour guide will escort you by an air conditioned vehicle to the
Egyptian Museum of Antiquities which was built in 1902 and it exhibits a large number of items and treasures (exceeding 120,000 masterpieces) dating back to the ancient Egyptian period and Greco-Roman period including the marvelous collection of the child king Tut Ankh Amon
After that you will be transferred to one of the most Stunning construction in Cairo “ The Citadel of Saladin Al Ayouby”. It was built in 12th century to fortify Cairo against the Crusaders. The citadel was used as the seat of the king and his government in Egypt for many centuries and many dynasties including the Ayyubids, the Mamluks, and even some Ottomans ruled over Egypt from the Citadel.
Then, then ending our tour with going to Khan El Khalili Bazaar which is one of Cairo's main attractions ..The district of Khan el Khalili was originally a mausoleum called "el Zaafran" for the burial of Fatimid Caliphs ,after that it became a district for the Turkish community during the Ottoman period , and now it becomes a bazzar where you will find many souvenirs shops ,coffeehouses "Café" serving Arabic coffee and offering Hookah "Shisha", and restaurants throughout the area.
After this trip you will be transferred to your hotel