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Islamic and Christian Cairo Day Tour including Lunch

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    What to Expect
    Day Tour visiting Islamic and Christian Cairo starting with a pick-up from your hotel. Your driver will take you to Old Cairo, known as Christian Coptic Cairo, which is among the most important locations for Christians in Egypt. Enter the Church of Abu-Sergah and St. Barbara, the hanging church, and the old Jewish synagogue – Ben Ezra Synagogue. (2 hours)

    A one-hour lunch break at a local restaurant is included in between visits.

    Then continue your day tour to Islamic Cairo that was founded in 641 A.D. by the first Muslim leader, Amr Ibn Elas. You will be able to visit and enter the following mosques: `Masjid` Amr Ibn Elas Mosque (built in 642 A.D.) and El Sultan Hassan Mosque that is also known as `Madrasa El Sultan Hassan` (founded in 1356 A.D.). (2 hours)

    After the tour finishes your driver will take you back to your hotel.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Bottled water
    • Lunch
    • Snacks
    • Professional photographer guide
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Entry/Admission - Coptic Cairo
    • Entry/Admission - Ben Ezra Synagogue
    • Drinks
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Had a great full day tour with Essam, who is very knowledgeable and friendly, showed me around the Coptic and Islamic Cairo, and introduced some local and religion information. It's an eye-opening experience for me and highly recommended.
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    Response from Resort28504041233, Guest Relations Manager at Islamic and Christian Cairo Day Tour including Lunch
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Dear our valued customer Thank you for writing this fantastic review and giving our dealership such an excellent star rating . It’s great to hear we were able to go above and beyond your expectations and provide you with a memorable experience . We look forward to seeing you again soon . Best regards, Emo Tours Eygpt
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    We took a day tour with Sayed Mahmoud (Emo Travels) in Dec. Sayed is a dedicated guide who was responsible in being in touch and punctual. He repeatedly assured us that he was at our service and all we had to was ask. We took a comfortable ride in a minivan for our family of 4
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    Response from mariemotoursegypt20, Public Relations Manager at Islamic and Christian Cairo Day Tour including Lunch
    Responded 16 Dec 2019
    Dear our valued customer Thank you so much for your kind words, We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us .We count ourselves lucky for customers like you. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! Best regards, Emo Tours Egypt
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    This tour is a very good option if you want to familiarise yourself with the different religious aspects of the city. It offers you a chance to become informed on numerous temples and monuments, both Christian and Islamic. The lunch offered is of high quality as well!
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    Response from mariemotoursegypt20, Public Relations Manager at Islamic and Christian Cairo Day Tour including Lunch
    Responded 24 Nov 2019
    Dear Guest, It was so awesome of you to post the excellent review about your holiday with us. we wanted you to know that we truly enjoy working with you and feel honored to be your chosen Tour Company in Cairo thanks to your vision and commitment. We will always treasure that experience. We deeply appreciate your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again in Egypt. Thank You ! Best Regards, Emo Tours Egypt
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    From the second I booked (which was extremely last minute) & received instant confirmation we were looked after by Emo Tours. Our guide for the day Sayed Mahmoud was ready for us in the hotel lobby at the meeting time & immediately made us feel so welcome! We needed dropped to a
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    Response from Resort28504041233, Guest Relations Manager at Islamic and Christian Cairo Day Tour including Lunch
    Responded 5 Nov 2019
    Dear jensaz Thank you so much for sharing your travel experience you had with us. The fact that you mention that our tours were without doubt the best run tours that you’ve ever been on means a lot to us! We love to read that you enjoyed all the destinations and activities 100%, that the itinerary suited you perfectly, that you loved the restaurants we picked and that you had a lot of fun! Because that’s exactly what we want for you and our visitors. I do wish to welcome youand your family in one of our tours soon ^_^ Best regards, Emo Tours Eygpt
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    I did tour of Coptic Cairo and Islamic Cairo with Ahmed Tonsi. He was the best guide I have ever had so far in my travels. I didnt choose the tour that included lunch but he made stops for lunch for me, all with food at local shops and cafes as I requested. He listened and
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    Response from mariemotoursegypt20, Public Relations Manager at Islamic and Christian Cairo Day Tour including Lunch
    Responded 29 Sep 2019
    Dear our valued customer, Thank you for rating us Excellent.We are so pleased to hear that you spent a lovely time in our beloved country with us. 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 are a lot of amazing things to discover around Egypt , and we will be waiting to show you the treasures of our country .We appreciate your time and efforts in Providing a feedback to us . Best regards, Emo Tours Egypt
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    About the operator
    By: Emo Tours Egypt
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    London, United Kingdom
    Good day out
    Good day out, great tour guide who made it very enjoyable experience. She was engaging and knowledgable
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    Vancouver, Canada
    Ahmed Hamed , best tour experience
    We visited Sakkara, Dashur and Memphis. Ahmed was very knowledgeable , informative and professional. He was very
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    Salmiya, Kuwait
    Awe inspiring
    Tour with Emo Tours was simply amazing, guide was a very knowledgeable, friendly and I would heartily recommend
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    Sydney, Australia
    Goutam Das Gupta ( Excellent tour with Ehab)
    Today my family travelled with Ehab who took us to Egyptian Museum, Citadel and Khan Elkhalili market.Ehab also
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    Yogyakarta Region, Indonesia
    Beyond Amazing
    My trip to Egypt is unplanned and I already have prejudgment before that this going to be flat, lousy experience.
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    Boston, Massachusetts
    Great experience!
    My husband and I traveled to Egypt last spring for 8 days. We tried to see as much of the country as we could
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    Excellent tour - Mayada (Maya) was very sincere and knowledgeable
    I booked my tour thru Viator and was a little skeptical as it was a private tour. I did Giza, Memphis saqqara full
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    Fabulous tour way beyond our expectations
    Ahmed Hamed was a kind and knowledgeable guide who gave us a wonderful time walking through Islamic and Christian
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    Full day tour to the pyramids and Memphis, my tour guide was Nesma
    who was brilliant, great day out, she is a credit to your company ,well priced tour and a delightful lunch
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    Hong Kong, China
    Highly recommended
    We tried three tour guides in Egypt so far, and this one by Mr Ahmed Hamed is by no doubt the best. He has strong
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    Amazing tour with Ehab hoba
    Wounderful tour today with my tour guide Ehab . I highly recommend Emo Tours Egypt with Ehab Hoba. He is very
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    Mansfield, Texas
    Amazing way to kick off Egypt vacation!!!
    Ahmed and his assistant were amazing guides- they arrived early to pick us up, were very friendly and courteous.
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    Amazing tour with Maged!!
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