Half Day- Private Day Egyptian museum and Khan el-Khalili bazaars


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6 reviews   (5.00)

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Pricing Info: Per Person

Duration: 4 hours

Departs: egypt, egypt

TicketType: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

Overview

start your full day tour to visit the Egyptian Museum, where you can see a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb and his mask 11 KG with hus mask 110 KG of pure sold gold

then optional stop for lunch

then visit market for local cafe and Egyptian tea, if you are interest in shopping


What's Included

All taxes, fees and handling charges

Bottled water

Hotel pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Qualified Egyptologist guide

Transport by private vehicle or car

What's Not Included

Entry fees

Gratuities

Lunch


Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 0 - 5
  • ADULT: Age: 6 - 80

Additional Info

  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Face masks provided for travellers
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels

Cancellation Policy


What To Expect

The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
our tour guide will pick you up form your hotel to start your day with Egyptian museum : The Egyptian Museum is the oldest archaeological museum in the Middle East, and houses the largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities in the world. The museum displays an extensive collection spanning from the Predynastic Period to the Greco-Roman Era.

The architect of the building was selected through an international competition in 1895, which was the first of its kind, and was won by the French architect, Marcel Dourgnon. The museum was inaugurated in 1902 by Khedive Abbas Helmy II, and has become a historic landmark in downtown Cairo, and home to some of the world’s most magnificent ancient masterpieces.

2 hours • Admission Ticket Not Included

Khan Al-Khalili
Khan el-Khalili is a famous bazaar and souq in the historic center of Cairo, Egypt. Established as a center of trade in the Mamluk era and named for one of its several historic caravanserais, the bazaar district has since become one of Cairo's main attractions for tourists and Egyptians alike. then back to hotel

2 hours • Admission Ticket Free


Reviews

Museum and market tour with a nice lunch on the Nile.
Matthew E, 24-04-2022
This was a really nice tour. Our guide Ehab picked us up from the hotel and drove us to the museum. He took an hour to walk us round the museum explaining the different ages and dynasties of Egypt's history.
We saw everything from arrow heads from millions of years ago to ancient building tools to modern day art.
He then left us for 30 minutes to go through the royal mummies area of the museum which was pretty interesting and a little gory.

We then headed to an open top boat for lunch which was very nice. BBQ kebabs and chicken with bread and dips.

Then we headed to the market where he guided us around the safer parts and actively engaged with vendors to drive down prices by promising them he would bring more tourists if they give decent prices.

Once we had bought all the perfume we could ever use we headed back to the hotel to get ready for the Nile dinner cruise. But that's a different review.

All in all a very organised day. We felt relaxed, informed and safe throughout. I would book again.
Excellent
Ppjesivac, 18-04-2022
Nothing but excellence : presentation, knowledge, command of English . Thank you Ahmet . We will recommend you to anyone in need of a passionate and knowledgeable guide to the Egyptian history and culture. Mate u are seriously undervalued and underpaid for what you deliver with passion and eternal love of your people and your country.I mean it wholeheartedly.
You have established THE standard to which most off the guides we have met so far should aim for. Once again thank you and see u soon.
Peter Rimma and Jovan
Egypian Bazaar Loved it
565laym, 17-04-2022
Our driver Ahmed was amazing very patient and the bazaar was a good experience
I highly recommend for your free time in egypt
Very Educational and Safe
Aneal88, 16-04-2022
Alba was a fantastic tour guide. She educated me on everything we saw in the museum and took great pictures. She also made me feel safe with her at the bazaar when the environment was a little overwhelming.
Must Experience
tobyt542, 28-07-2021
This tour was a perfect way to spend the day in Cairo!! Hussein, our tour guide was very friendly and knew all the secret/ top shops in Khan el Khalili Market. He kept us safe at all times and took some amazing photos. Highly recommend this tour and Hussein as your guide. You will learn about Egyptian history and will ensure locals won’t take advantage of you.




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