Tour description:In this tour you will wonder the fantastic exhibits of artifacts and antiques of the Egyptian Museum. You will visit the old Cairo area and khan el khalili too.
The Egyptian Museum:The Egyptian Museum in Cairo, is one of the largest museums in the world. It has more than 120,000 items, with a representation amount on display, the remainder in the storerooms. There are two main floors in the museum, the ground floor and the first floor. On the ground floor, there are some coins, and papyri. As well there are some artifacts of the new kingdom. Those items include statues, tables and coffins. On the first floor there are some artifacts from the dynasties 29 and 30, with some items from the tombs of the valley of the kings, in particular the amazing treasure of king Tutankhamon. There are two special rooms contain number of mummies. Note: the mummies' room has private ticket.
Old Cairo:The area of the Old Cairo houses the remains of the old capitals of Egypt which were founded by the Muslims. It also has the so-called Coptic Cairo and its old churches. The most visited places in Old Cairo are the Coptic Museum, the Hanging church, the mosque of Amr Ibn el Aas and some other churches and mosques.
Khan el Khalili:Khan el Khalili is the largest bazaar and market in the Middle East. It represents the market tradition which established Cairo as a major trade center. Khan was located at the middle of Cairo, and some commercial establishments were built nearby. There is a big collection of shops, workshops and coffee shops.
- All transfers.
- English speaking tour guide.
- Entrance fees.
- Air conditioned tourist coach.
- Mummies' room at the museum.
- Tips for guide and driver.
- Personal expenses and drinks.
Prices per person:
- Child under 12 is 50% discount of the price.
- All prices in US Dollar, but Egyptian Pound, English Pound & Euros are accepted.