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City Tour including the Egyptian Museum - Coptic and Islamic Cairo

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    After Breakfast , around 8.30 am , our Egypt Tailor Made tour guide will escort you to continue your journey through the history starting with the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities which was built in 1902 and it exhibits a large number of items and treasures (exceeding 12,0000 masterpieces) dating back to the ancient Egyptian period and Greco-Roman period including the marvelous collection of the child king Tut Ankh Amon

    After that proceeding to a new era "The Coptic Cairo" where you will visit the "Hanging Church" which is dating back to the 3rd  Century AD and was dedicated to Virgin Mary ,It's called "Hanging" because of its location above the gatehouse of the ancient Roman fortress "Babylon" .It contains 110 Holy icons depicting beautiful religious scenes.

    Then visiting "Saint Sergius and Bacchus Church"  which is believed  to have been built on the spot where the holy family rested at the end of their journey into Egypt.

    And ending Coptic Cairo tour with a visit to the "Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra" which gained its importance from its Geniza (Store room) was found during the 19th century containing a treasure of abandoned Hebrew secular and sacred manuscripts

    Then ending our tour  with going to Khan el Khalili Bazaar which is one of Cairo's main attractions ..the district of Khan el Khalili  was originally a mausoleum called "el Zaafran" for the burial of Fatimid Caliphs  ,after that it became a district for the Turkish community during the Ottoman period , and now it becomes a bazzar where you will find many souvenirs shops ,coffeehouses "Café" serving Arabic coffee and offering Hookah "Shisha", and restaurants throughout the area. 

    After finishing the tour you will be picked up to your hotel to stay overnight.
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We booked Egypt Tailor Made before we arrived to Egypt not knowing anything about the company or what to expect! We were greeted at the Airport and the entire trip was well organized and fantastically planned. Our guide Sameh has a PhD in Egyptology and...More

    2  Thank yarono2015
    egypttailormade, Owner at Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Yaron, Thank you for your wonderful review...We are so appreciated for your support, and your positive words about our service. We are so happy that you spent a lovely time in our beloved country with the team of Egypt Tailor Made Tours. We will...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2019

    Egypt Tour Last month in April 2019 we went on a tour to Cairo for 3 days. We booked the 3 days private tour with a tour company called Egypt Tailor Made Tours. They were excellent. They accomodated to our plans everything we wanted to...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Nizarali M
    egypttailormade, Owner at Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2019

    Dear Nizarali, Thank you for your wonderful review...We are so appreciated for your support, and your positive words about our service. We are so happy that you spent a lovely time in our beloved country with the team of Egypt Tailor Made Tours. We hope...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2019

    First comments about the contact with the company. The tour was originally booked to start at 8.00am but I requested it to start at 9.00am due to our late arrival in Cairo the day before. The company contacted me to confirm the change and kept...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    egypttailormade, Owner at Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2019

    Dear Geoffrey , Thank you for your wonderful detailed review...We are so appreciated for your support, and your positive words about our service. We are so pleased to hear that you spent a lovely time in our beloved country with the team of Egypt Tailor...More

    Reviewed 24 April 2019

    Ismail has given us an amazing lesson in Pharoic, Greek-Roman and Muslim hisyory. We have had several days of touring and enjoying a history that is still playong out in modern history. The pyramids still define Egypt’s place in the world and modern civilisation. The...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    egypttailormade, Owner at Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2019

    Dear Valued Traveler, Thank you for submitting your superb review with Egypt Tailor Made . It was a pleasure to show you the beauty of our amazing country within your trip. Your positive feelings about Egypt and our devoted company, mean so much to us,...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2019 via mobile

    We had an excellent time on our Egypt trip arranged by Egypt Tailor Made. Our guide , Laila Hassan was very friendly,informative and accommodating and she made our trip enjoyable and fun.Kudos to her!More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Desarv125
    egypttailormade, Owner at Egypt Tailor Made Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2019

    Dear Desarv, We are so pleased to hear that you spent a lovely time in our beloved country with Laila Your safety, comfort and satisfaction are very important to us more than anything else. We hope to see you again soon with a longer stay...there...More

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