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Private Guided Tour to the Mosques of Sultan Hassan, Al-Rifa'i, and Ibn Tulun in Cairo provided by Pyramids Land Private Tours

Private Guided Tour to the Mosques of Sultan Hassan, Al-Rifa'i, and Ibn Tulun in Cairo

Private Guided Tour to the Mosques of Sultan Hassan, Al-Rifa'i, and Ibn Tulun in Cairo
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About
This private guided tour is perfect to visit three different styles of mosques; Ibn Tulun, Sultan Hassan and Rifa'i. the three mosques represent exquisite examples of Early, Mamluk and Ottoman styles of Islamic architecture respectively.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Arabic, German, English, Italian, Spanish
What to expect
  • After hotel pickup in the morning in Cairo or Giza by private air-conditioned van with on-board Wi-Fi, your tour starts with the drive to the Mosque of Ibn Tulun, the oldest still-intact mosque in Egypt, completed in 879. Known for its minaret with an external staircase, the mosque features early Islamic architecture, which you'll hear about from your Egyptologist guide. Then continue to the Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan, which dates back to 1360 and represents a Mamluk style of Islamic architecture. It's home to a mausoleum and madrasas (religious schools). Finally, head to Al-Rifa'i Mosque (Royal Mosque), constructed in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Featuring Ottoman-style architecture, the mosque is the final resting place of members of the Egyptian royal family, as well as the last Shah of Iran, who died in 1980.  Your tour then ends with return transfer to your hotel for drop-off.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Arabic, German, English, Italian, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • After hotel pickup in the morning in Cairo or Giza by private air-conditioned van with on-board Wi-Fi, your tour starts with the drive to the Mosque of Ibn Tulun, the oldest still-intact mosque in Egypt, completed in 879. Known for its minaret with an external staircase, the mosque features early Islamic architecture, which you'll hear about from your Egyptologist guide. Then continue to the Mosque and Madrasa of Sultan Hassan, which dates back to 1360 and represents a Mamluk style of Islamic architecture. It's home to a mausoleum and madrasas (religious schools). Finally, head to Al-Rifa'i Mosque (Royal Mosque), constructed in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Featuring Ottoman-style architecture, the mosque is the final resting place of members of the Egyptian royal family, as well as the last Shah of Iran, who died in 1980.  Your tour then ends with return transfer to your hotel for drop-off.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 8243P56
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • WiFi in your van
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • WiFi in your van
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
What you can expect during your visit
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitised
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Gear/equipment sanitised between use
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
  • Face masks provided for travellers
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