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Cave Church and City Of The Dead Tour provided by Cairo Private Tours

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Cave Church and City Of The Dead Tour

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 11/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 11/12/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Enjoy the history of the holy family in Egypt and visit the largest church in Africa heading to the city of the dead to see a cemetery of more than 1200 years old
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  • 1
    Cave Church
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    City of the Dead (Northern Cemetery)
    Stop: 2 hours
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Important Information
5–8 hours
  • Lunch will be local Egyptian local dish " Koshary"
  • Private transportation
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • Live tour guide service
  • Shopping time
  • Entry/Admission - Cave Church
  • Personal costs
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Rebecca Z wrote a review Jan 2020
Laguna Niguel, California155 contributions153 helpful votes
Despite how it sounds, city of the dead wasn’t as scary as I imagined. If you have a free half day and already did all the usual sites around Cairo, I recommend this tour. The stunning cave church was worth the visit. Tarek was very mindful at keeping us safe the entire time,
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Date of experience: December 2019
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By: Cairo Private Tours
Wonderful visit
Great experience . I had so much fun and everything was just perfect . Tarik is very knowledgeable and friendly and
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Best Tour Guide in Egypt
Tarek is a phenomenal tour guide and really set the tone for us to connect to the land and people of Egypt. He is s
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Tarek was an AMAZING guide. I honestly don’t know how we would’ve had this awesome experience if it weren’t for him
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Tarek is fantastic
We had a great time with Tarek. He was very friendly, knowledgeable and easy to work with. He was also very flexibl
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Had the best time!
You would be crazy to choose to see Egypt with anyone else . We had the best time and can’t wait to come back again
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Safe and knowledge and Highly Recommended!!!
Upon reading dozens of reviews I found that Tarek Kouta was the guide and Faciltator I wanted to go with. My whole
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Amazing trip, perfect guide
Saqqara and Dahshur are both amazingly beautiful and impressive archeological sites, with the earliest very interes
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Full day tour of pyramids, Egyptian Museum
The tour was very nice. Our tour guude Tarek was informative and friendly. The tour starts at 9AM from hotel in giz
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The guide was very kind and enthusiastic about his work!
The guide was very kind and enthusiastic about his work, and in the library taught us some of Egypt's history as we
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Tarek is a great private tour guide
tarek is a professional tourism expert. he make my vist to egypt very comfortable and feel very safe . he will tak
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We enjoyed our time In Alexandria with Tarek as our tour guide. He was very informative and helped us to visit the
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Amazing !!!
Egypt was one of our pocket list visiting this country was like a dream for us, Cairo private tours helped us to ma
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The best team ever in Egypt
Everyone on the entire team works hard to ensure that you have a good time! Our experiences with a toddler went so
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Tarek was an amazing guide!
What a wonderful way to visit Cairo for a day!Tarek was so friendly and knowledgeable. He spoke great English and h
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Fantastic Tour Package
WE Realy Had a great experience with Cairo private tours,Everything went so smooth,Pick ups was on time, a big than
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5–8 hours
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English, French, German
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