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Islamic Cairo Tour

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Itinerary
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Pass By: Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate

our representative will pick you up from your hotel At 10:00 am and transfer to the Citadel of Salah El Din in Cairo Where you visit Mohamed Ali Mosque that has been considered one of the most beautiful mosques in Cairo it is also known as the Alabaster Mosque because its outer walls has been Covered by Alabaster Stone.

Then Followed by another big famous Mosque Which is Al-Rifa’i Mosque The building is located opposite the Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan, which dates from around 1361, and was architecturally conceived as a complement to the older structure. This was part of a vast campaign by the 19th century rulers of Egypt to both associate themselves with the perceived glory of earlier periods in Egypt‘s Islamic history and modernize the city.

Proceed to visit the Most and Biggest mosques in Cairo which is El Sultan Hassan Mosque that also known as `Madrasa El Sultan Hassan` that was founded by Sultan Hassan in 1356 A.D . The mosque was, for example, designed to include schools for all four of the Sunni schools of thought: Shafi’i, Maliki, Hanafi and Hanbali, Then drive to Al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo it`s also known as the mosque of the most resplendent. Al-Mu’izz li-Din Allah of the Fatimid Caliphate commissioned its construction for the newly established capital city in 970. Its name is usually thought to allude to the Islamic prophet Muhammad’s daughter Fatimah, a revered figure in Islam who was given the title Az-Zahrā .the shining or resplendent one. It was the first mosque established in Cairo, a city that has since gained the nickname “the City of a Thousand Minarets.

End your day tour by a visit to El Hussein Mosque in Cairo .Hallowed mosque believed to be the burial site of the head of the Prophet Muhammad’s grandson.
At the end of the tour our guide will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
from your hotel in Cairo or giza
Departure Time
9:00 AM
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • - All transfers by a private modern air-conditioned vehicle.
  • - Private Egyptologist guide with the language you speak.
  • - Bottled water during your trip.
Exclusions
  • - Pick up services from your hotel & return.
  • - Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • - All taxes & service charge.
  • - Any extras not mentioned in the program
  • - Tipping
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • recommended all travelers
  • 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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By: This Is Egypt Giza
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Ecosse-JonathanE
Chicago, Illinois
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I felt validated supporting the GEM construction
NOTE: This was by far the most expensive tour I did during my visit to Egypt. I paid $310 (solo). The next most
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  • Duration: 4h
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