Itinerary of Cairo Islamic Egypt tour 04 days 03 nights
Cairo Islamic Egypt tour day 1: Cairo
Cairo Islamic Egypt tour will start by arriving at Cairo airport. Meet & assist by our representative through the formalities and customs. Furthermore, The day will be a full day tour to visit the Citadel of Salah El Din. In fact, it built between 1176 and 1182 AC. The Citadel fortress indeed provides a panoramic view of Cairo from the Moqattam hills. Moreover, the Citadel complex includes the Alabaster mosque of Mohammad Ali. And then, we also continue the tour to Sultan Hassan mosque. The mosque indeed is a masterpiece of Manluke architecture. It includes bronze doors, inlaid with gold and silver, marble paneling and also a fountain.
The fountain used with sherbet in the special occasions. In fact, the mosque built between 1356 and 1363 by the Mamluk ruler Sultan Hassan. The scale of the mosque is so colossal that it nearly emptied the vast Mamluk Treasury. Moreover, the historians believe that stones from Pyramids used to build the mosque. And then we will visit to Al Rifai mosque. Lunch will be during the tour at a local restaurant. Furthermore, we will proceed to visit Al Azhar mosque. In fact, the mosque is the first Fatimid mosque which built in Egypt. It also is the oldest Islamic university in the world. In fact, it founded in 970 AC. And the, we will also visit Al Hussein mosque. Transfer to the hotel. Check in. Dinner and overnight will be also at the hotel.
Cairo Islamic Egypt tour day 2: Cairo
Breakfast will be at the hotel. It will be before we start Cairo Islamic Egypt tour day 2. The day will be a full day tour to visit Ibn Tulun mosque. It built between 876 and 879 AC in the classical courtyard style. It is Cairo’s oldest, intact mosque, still in use today. And then we will visit Gayer Anderson museum. It is the Ottoman style house of an eccentric British major. It restored and furnished in period style and filled with his collection of Islamic art. Lunch will be at a local restaurant. Proceed to Islamic Art museum. Proceed to Islamic Art museum. The museum includes works of art from all over the Islamic world. It ranges from large architectural pieces rescued from mosques to ceramics, manuscripts and tapestries. Dinner and overnight will be at the hotel.
Dinner on a cruising restaurant down the Nile. The Nile cruise sails for 02 hours. The trip program also includes belly dancer show, folklore show and horse dancing show. Dinner based on open buffet.
Cairo Islamic Egypt tour day 3: Cairo
Breakfast will be also at the hotel. It will be before we start Cairo Islamic Egypt tour day 3. The day will be a full day tour to visit the Amr Ibn Al Aas mosque. It is the first and oldest mosque which built on the land of Egypt. Erected in 642 AC by Amr Ibn Al Aas, the commander of the Muslim army that conquered Egypt. Lunch will be also at a local restaurant. Cairo Islamic Egypt tour includes a visit to Khan El khalili which dates back to the 14th century.
Khan El Khalili once known as the Turkish bazaar during the Ottoman period. It now usually just called the “Khan”. The names of it and the Muski market often used to mean either. Named for the great Caravansary. The market built in 1382 AC by the Emir Djaharks El Khalili in the heart of the Fatimid City. Together with the al-Muski market comprise one of Cairo’s most important shopping areas. Dinner and overnight will be also at the hotel.
Cairo Islamic Egypt tour day 4: Cairo
Breakfast will be also at the hotel. Transfer to Cairo airport for the departure to your destination.
- Meet & assist at Cairo airport.
- 3 nights accommodation at 4 stars hotel in Cairo on half board basis (breakfast and dinner).
- Sightseeing tour as per as the above mentioned itinerary.
- All transportation by private air conditioned coach.
- All entrance fees of the above mentioned sites.
- Lunches during tours at local restaurants.
- Private guide speaks your language.
- Fully escorted by our representative.
- Any personal expenses.
- Drinks during the meals.
- All tours are private. We don’t handle Seat-In-Coach tours.
- Our guides speak most of languages.
- Vegetarian foods are available.
- We can amend the tour to match up with your requirements.
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