Cairo Tours, Cairo Excursions, Hotels in Cairo, Nile Cruise Cairo, Things to do and much from Journey to Egypt. Our Cairo Tours will take you to Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian museum or even to Luxor for a whirlwind tour of ancient Upper Egypt. For visitors with very limited time at their disposal, who cannot therefore follow the detailed rtes in and around Cairo, the list of Cairo Tours below gives several short itineraries. These Cairo tours cover most of the most important monuments; each takes a couple of hours or, at most, a full day.
1- Egyptian Pyramids, The pyramids at Gizah These pyramids were constructed between c 2589 and 2530 BC by three of the rulers of the 4 Dyn.2- The Egyptian Museum, there is a special, collection the Treasures of Tutankhamun, which takes up two whole series of galleries in the East and West wings It is advisable to see the Tutankhamun exhibit in toto either at the start or at the end of a visit, rather than in a piecemeal fashion while touring the galleries. 3- The pyramids and tombs at Saqqarah and the ancient site of Memphis Other places to visit could include Heliopolis, the Muqunam Hills or al-Qantirah al-Khayriyyah and the Barrages. 4- Khan al-Khalili, Within easy reach of this famous market are the large mosque and tomb complexes of Sultans al-Salih Ayyiib, Qalawun, al-Naisr Muhammad and Barquq. 5- The Mosque of Sultan Hasan and the modem Rifai Mosque could be combined with a visit to the Citadel and its associated mosques and palaces 6- A visit to Old Cairo (Misr al-Qadimah) would include Fortress of Babylon housing the Coptic Museum and several important Churches.