Guided tour

From Cairo or Giza: National Museum, Citadel and Bazaar Tour

From Cairo or Giza: National Museum, Citadel and Bazaar Tour

From US$ 50 per person

Experience Egyptian culture at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization. Enjoy shopping at Khan El-Khalili Bazaar and taste Egyptian flavors at a local restaurant.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Arabic, Spanish, German, Italian, French, Russian
Pickup included
Complimentary pick up is available from your hotel or selected location in Cairo or Giza. Pick up service not available from Nasr city, Cairo Airport, Heliopolis City, New Cairo, or 06th of October.
Private group available

Experience

The experience
  • Visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
  • Witness a beautiful city view at the famous Saladin Citadel
  • Hear interesting stories about the construction of the citadel
  • Discover the stalls at the old market of Khan El-Khalili
  • Enjoy an authentic lunch at a local restaurant
Full description
You’ll be picked up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza in an air-conditioned vehicle to take you to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization. Located in Old Cairo, the museum showcases 50,000 artifacts and will tell you the story of Egyptian heritage and culture. Next, head to the Saladin Citadel, built in 1183. This huge structure protected Cairo from several enemy attacks. Admire the beautiful city views of Cairo and the desert from the citadel. Listen to interesting stories about its construction and history from your guide.  Next stop is the Khan El-Khalili Bazaar, one of the oldest markets in the Middle East. Explore the countless lanes and old fashioned shops selling antiques, souvenirs, perfumes, spices, and jewelry. Then, it’s time to enjoy an authentic lunch at a local restaurant. After a memorable day discovering the city, you will be dropped off at your selected location or hotel in Cairo or Giza.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off from your hotel in Cairo or Giza
  • Transportation in air-conditioned vehicle
  • Egyptologist tour guide
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • Bottled water
  • Parking fees
  • Taxes and service charges
  • Entrance fees
  • Drinks during lunch
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You must bring your own headphones
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
  • Comfortable clothes

Not allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • Pickup is available from your hotel or selected location in Cairo or Giza
  • The tour duration includes pickup and drop-off along with travel time
  • A minimum of 2 persons is required to operate the shared tour, the product can be canceled or rescheduled if the minimum group size is not met
Customer reviews

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Very good day!! The guide had a lot of knowledge and took me to the best places very recommended

August 15, 2021

Merci à Maha pour cette belle journée, nous avons fait de belles découvertes et appris plein de choses

October 13, 2021

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