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Cairo Day Tour Visiting Coptic Cairo: Abu Serga Church, Islamic Citadel and Mosques Lunch Included

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    A 8am pickup from your hotel in Cairo, by our expert tour guide to start your full day tour visiting Old Cairo, known as Christian Coptic Cairo which is among the most important locations visited by the Holy Family where the spiritual impact of their presence is most felt still; though their stay was brief, for the Governor of what was then Fustat enraged by the tumbling down of idols at Jesus' approach sought to kill the Child. But they took shelter from his wrath in a cave above which, in later years, the Church of Abu Serga (St Sergious) was built. This, and the whole area of the Fort of Babylon, is a destination of pilgrimage not only for the Egyptians but for Christians from around the world. An air of piety and devotion pervades the whole district there. Also There you will be able to visit and enter the Church of Abu-Sergahand, St. Barbara, the Hanging Church, and the Old Jewish synagogue - Ben Ezra Synagogue.

    Then Continue your day tour to Islamic Cairo that was Founded in 641 A.D By the First Muslim leader Amr Ibn Elas Over there in Islamic Cairo you will be able to Visit and Enter the Following Mosques `Masjid` Amr Ibn Elas Mosque that was built in 642 A.D By the Muslim leader Amr Ibn Elas at El Fustat area then Followed by a visit to the biggest mosques in Cairo which is El Sultan Hassan Mosque also known as `Madrasa El Sultan Hassan` that was founded by Sultan Hassan in 1356 A.D The Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan is a massive Mamluk era mosque and madrassa located near The Citadel in Cairo.

    Then Followed by another big famous Mosque Which is Al-Rifa'i Mosque The building is located opposite the Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan, which dates from around 1361, and was architecturally conceived as a complement to the older structure.

    Then visit The Citadel of Cairo where you can visit the most famous mosque in Cairo which is Mohamed Ali`s mosque Also it`s known as The Alabaster Mosque.

    At the end of the Tour you will be transferred back to your Hotel.
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We did three tours around Cairo with three different companies and this was by far the best. The driver and guide were very professional and kind. They picked us up on time at 8:30am, we did everything according to schedule but there was no pushiness...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Adrian H
    mariemotoursegypt20, Public Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Esteemed Guest, We are thrilled that you loved your experience; our staff will definitely be happy to read what you wrote. We put customer experience and satisfaction as our priority, and your review reaffirms the hard work we put in every day. there are...More

    Reviewed 22 April 2019 via mobile

    One of the most epic and great experience of my life . This tour was perfect. What made everything even more special was the extraordinary customer service . My guide Ola made the day very special . She and the driver went beyond to take...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Maha K
    Monaemotours, Guest Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2019

    Dear Our Valued Customer Thank you for taking the time to respond to our recent customer survey. Your responses will help to shape the future of our service, our products and our overall way of doing business. We at Emo Tours Egypt appreciate the unique...More

    Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

    I did an eye-opening tour within the expert, friendly guide Maged. Able to answer all the questions and very knowledgeable historically on the visit spots. We went to all sites covered on the itinerary, took our time and had a buffet in a local restaurant....More

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    Monaemotours, Guest Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2019

    Dear Our Valued Customer, In this time of gratitude, we give thanks for you. We value your patronage and appreciate your confidence in us. Counting you among our customers is something for which we are especially grateful. So On behalf of all of us at...More

    Reviewed 28 November 2018

    I enjoyed my experience with Emo, and I recommend them to anyone visiting Cairo. I’m a solo female traveler, and had booked transfer from the airport to my hotel with Emo. The driver gave me his contact info, and I reached out to him directly...More

    Date of experience: November 2018
    2  Thank Heather C
    Monaemotours, Guest Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2019

    Dear our Valued Customer We are glad to hear that you had a good time while touring the citadel, coptic cairo, Egyptian museum Al khalifa mosque , Almoualaka church and bi ezra with us and we are pleased to see ourself rated excellent by a...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

    Mahmoud El Wakeel was my guide for the day. He was a wealth of information and knowledge. Our first stop for the was Islamic Cairo which was facinating. We then took a rest at Cairos oldest coffee shop, El Fishawy, which was a nice place...More

    Thank SunniestGirl
    Monaemotours, Guest Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2019

    Dear Our Valued Customer, In this time of gratitude, we give thanks for you. We value your patronage and appreciate your confidence in us. Counting you among our customers is something for which we are especially grateful. So On behalf of all of us at...More

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