3 - 5 Hours
In Egypt, there are many Islamic and Coptic monuments. These monuments date back to various eras established during the Islamic and Coptic periods in Egypt. Explore the most beautiful religious spots in Egypt during this 8-hour day trip to Coptic and Islamic Cairo. Let your informative tour guide lead you around the historical center of old Cairo and Learn more about Egypt’s history.
Egypt was the center of many cultures, such as the Islamic and Christian civilizations. Many mosques and churches were in this era.
You can See the religious locations that still exist for hundreds of years On an eight hours tour that will make you see the essential places of Coptic and Islamic Cairo.
Start your day by visiting Old Cairo and see the beautiful mosques and churches there.
Visit Amr ibn al-As Mosque, one famous mosque, as it was the first mosque built in Egypt.
Our next stop is The Ibn Tulun mosques which Ahmad ibn Tulun built, one of The Abbasi governors of Egypt. The Mosque was constructed in 876 AD and completed in.
With its Roman architect, the Hanging Church will see the beautiful Hanging Church, one of the oldest Christian churches in Egypt. It is dedicated to Virgin Mary; some people call it the Church of the Virgin Mary.
Continue to see Monastery Church; this church was built in 1909 as a circular church; it is one of the few remaining circular churches in the Middle East.
It is the place where the Holy Family, after fleeing Israel from King Herod. It is 24 marble columns depicting the 12 apostles.
In a garden, you will see one of the oldest buildings in Egypt. The Synagogue was damaged after 1967, but now it is completely renovated.
At the end of the tour, you will visit the fascinating Coptic Museum. It is an area of great historical importance, and the museum features almost 16,000 objects of Egypt’s Copts.