Khan El Khalili

Khan El Khalili

Khan El Khalili is a famous bazaar and market in the historical center of Cairo, Egypt. The bazaar area was established as a center for trade in the Mamluk era and was named after one of the many historical khans, and since then the bazaar area has become one of the main attractions in Cairo for tourists and Egyptians. You have a long lasting memory During your Egypt Day Tours

Khan includes traditional crafts and hundreds of workers and artisans specializing in handcrafted artifacts such as carpets, crystal, papyrus, gold and silver jewelry. It is also famous for beautiful Pharaonic artifacts, handicrafts, various stones, natural herbs, incense of oud imported from Saudi Arabia, and small statues that you can make as souvenir gifts to always remember Egypt. visit it during your trip in  Happy Egypt you can visit Egypt during your trip to Egyptian Museum and Khan el Khalili.



When was the Khan al-Khalili market built and who built it?

 The history of the market dates back to the 14th century when Prince Dejarcus El Khalili built a large market complex on the site of the Zaafaran Cemetery which was the burial place of the Fatimid rulers of Egypt. The place was developed and became a fun and interesting shrine for both Egyptians and foreigners to enjoy and walk in its wonderful streets that reflect the Egyptian origins.

Egyptian history is one of the largest and greatest history that you must know and read a lot about, as it is full of secrets and exciting stories over thousands of years. The ancient Egyptians made a great and great history in this period. Of kings and queens, where the tour guide tells the stories and history of kings during your Egypt day tours you can see more


What can you buy at Khan El-Khalili Bazaar?

  • - Silver, copper and brassware. There are plenty of vendors of silver, copper and brassware. ...
    - Gold and jewellery. Happily, the goldsmith souq still exists in the Khan El-Khalili bazaar. ...
    - Shisha water pipes. Shisha water pipes are sold throughout the bazaar...
    - Leather goods. ...
    - Refreshments...
  • You can know the names of the pharaohs through the statues in the bazaar
  • Enjoy a trip to the interesting Khan El Khalili market. Take your friends while you are on a Trip to Cairo.

Visiting the Egyptian Khan El Khalili Street

It is also famous for its beautiful pharaonic artifacts, handicrafts, various stones, natural herbs, and small statues that you can make as souvenirs to always remember Egypt.