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Cairo History Tour in-depth

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US$45.00
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Overview
What to Expect
Meet your guide at your hotel's lobby, and continue to an all-star list of Cairo’s remarkable historic landmarks. Step into the Museum of Islamic Art, and learn about the evolution of Islamic art through history. Enter the old city through the Khan El-Khalili buzzing bazaar. Explore the distinctive Egyptian handcrafts and see how the artisans work by hand to do jewelry from Gold and Silver in a local factory. Continue through Cairo’s bazaar, handcraft artisanal areas around the market and see in the environs of the bazaar some great big and famous specialized souqs such as the old spice market and big textile market...etc, and learn the remarkable history of the ancient monuments that you will see into the market such as Emam Al-Hussain mosque (the Grandson of prophet Muhammad PBUH).

At the end of the tour we will take back to your hotel or we can drop you off wherever you choose in Cairo.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Your hotel
Departure Time
Everyday at the time of your choosing.
Return Details
Your hotel
Inclusions
  • Entrance fees
  • TripAdvisor Experiences brokerage fee
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Professional art historian guide
  • Professional guide
  • Professional photographer guide
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Tour escort/host
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (if option selected)
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Gratuities (recommended)
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Egyptian museum and the bazaar
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Cairo Trips
79 reviews
Ruvani786
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
145
Let Down
We read about Mo Swift on trip advisor. He had great reviews and we felt he was exactly the kind of guide we
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riazrahim
10
Friendly, passionate, and generous
Mo Swift loves Cairo so much, he offered to show us around the famous al-Khalili market for free. I could tell how
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micahfiedler
Newington, Connecticut
50
The Rare Tour Guide With a Vested Interest in His Local Community
Mr. Swefy contains and conveys a deep local knowledge easily apparent in anybody who meets him. However, what
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K397KDchrisp
10
Single
Very exciting trip. Enjoy every place I've visited. Very friendly and nice tour guide😉. Thank you👍
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jpgomez709
Bogota, Colombia
10
Not quite what we expected
We met Muhammad while waiting in line for the show at Wekalet El Ghouri. He was very friendly and helped us find
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194nicholaso
40
Once of meeting in the bazaar
Muhammad approached me on the street in Khan el-Khalili while my girlfriend was looking at carpets. He was nice
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Nuria V
10
nice tour egyptian
We were going to the Egyptian museum until we were in it, it was very nice, since we were scared that everyone
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Orhunegekercek
10
City Tour
We met by coincidence and I was particularly interested in the Egyptian Mythology. It was hard for me to find a
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Aly S
Australia
2518
A true Egyptian gentleman
Here's the story: I'm Egyptian. I'm walking out of khan el khaleeli with my Aussie wife, frazelled and exhausted.
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JenIng1983
20
Very good person
I met Muhammad in Islamic Cairo and he started giving me and my friend a free tour of the area. He also helped us
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Roenl
20
Cairo spectacular
During our visit to Egypt, we had a wonderful guide Mo Swift, he made us a night tour of the most peculiar and
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mikebersani
Geneva, New York
20
The best man in Cairo
I have read many of the reviews about Mohammed‘s tours of Cairo. Just like many of the other writers, my wife and
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aiftincais2016
San Vito al Tagliamento, Italy
30
Fantastic Experience
We do a fantastic Experience arround khan al-khalili(The bazar of cairo) with our guide Muhammad Swefy(MO Swift).
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Amy P
10
Awesome guide
Super friendly and knowledgeable guide. We had a great tour around the old city and he showed us to interesting
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ThomasK7427
10
Local tour in the area of the artisans.
Mohammad took me on a tour of the area of the artisans and explained the historical importance of the area. He
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