Free tour

Historical Cairo City: Interesting Spots around The City

Duration: 4h
Languages: English
Guru: Kamal
Quality Verified Registered on June 19, 2022

PLEASE READ FIRST before Booking. Hi! My name is Kamal. I have a Full-Time Job as a Financial Reporter & Investment Specialist. I've got a Diploma in History as well. I usually work indoors, and since I love history, I found a chance to encourage myself going out, visiting places and sharing knowledge with new guests I'm meeting here every day. Creating Longlife-experiences, Happy Times and Smiles, which became stunning memories to stay with me forever. Thanks to all guests who gave me those memories . . . Please Note: I'm performing my tours through Different Projection from Ordinary Tours You have seen before. Deeper in History & Ideas, Friendly and Personalized. So Don't come to me with Advice like don't stay longer in one place, don't speak about your past tours & experiences. Because I know what I'm doing & I enjoy it. Instead You Can Book Another Tour. Thank You For Understanding!

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  • No minimum number of attendees
    No minimum number of attendees is required for the tour
  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

On our Tour we'll see the most important parts of Egypt Massive History, starting from the foundation of the ancient kingdom till the modern country. It's totally historical and cultural tour giving you sufficient knowledge to speak about Egypt as you know everything about it. here's our itinerary!

We'll start with Abdeen Palace built for the ruling monarchy in 1863 by Ismail Pasha, to become the residence of kings instead of Saladin Citadel. It's now one of the residences of Egyptian President
Then we'll see Saladin Citadel as a medieval Islamic era fortress built by Saladin in 1176. It was the residence of rulers for nearly 700 years, It has strategic position overlooks the city and dominates its skyline
Then we'll see The Great Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha built in 1830 as the largest Ottoman mosque in 19th century at model of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul
Then we'll see National Museum of Egyptian Civilization as a large museum was opened in 2021 by president Elsisi, to display a collection of 50,000 artefacts, presenting Egyptian civilization from Prehistoric times to give. It received Pharaohs' Golden Royal Mummies Parade of 22 mummies to be shown there

Places included in activity:

  • Abdeen Palace Museum
  • Saladin Citadel
  • Great Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha
  • Alnasser Ibn Kalawoun Mosque
  • Al Gawhara Palace
  • National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
  • Restaurant and Coffee Dinning
  • The Hanging Church
  • Saint Virgin Mary Coptic Church
  • The Cavern Church
  • Amr Ibn Alas Mosque

Important Notes:

  • The Tour doesn't include Entrance Fees for Saladin Citadel 15 Euros/USD and National Museum 15 Euros/USD.
  • For Cash Payments we only accept Euro, US Dollar, or Local currency.
  • For Online Payments (PayPal or Credit cards) You need to make the payment before leaving the tour.
  • The Tip is around 30 to 50 Euro/USD (or Equivalent in Local currency) You choose what to pay.
  • In order to keep our platform as a Trusted Place, Certain Actions of the walker will be reported, including (Late Cancellation. Low Payment. Misbehaviour. etc)

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    113 Al Kasr Al Aini, Ad Dawawin, Abde...
    113 Al Kasr Al Aini, Ad Dawawin, Abdeen, Cairo Governorate 11511, Egypt
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    You will find me in front of American University in Cairo.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Salah Al-Din Al-Ayoubi Citadel
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Mohamed Ali mosque
  • 3
    Outside visit
    The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
  • 4
    Outside visit
    The Hanging Church (Saint Virgin Mary's Coptic Orthodox Church)
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Amr ibn Al-A'as Mosque

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Maria 13 Dec 2022
A Coruña

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2022
He is great, He know a Lot about history, and like to share it with his guests. You feel like if a friend shows you the city.
Alise 13 Dec 2022

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Travelled alone - Dec 2022
Kamal is an amazing guide. He is passionate about history and is super excited to share his knowledge. He is prompt and helpful. He was very flexible and was able to attend to everyone's needs. I highly recommned him.
Ana 03 Dec 2022

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Travelled in couple - Dec 2022
He's the best guide we've ever had. 100% recommendable!
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Not suitable for pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
There is no minimum number of people required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour requires the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
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