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  4. Khan Al-Khalili

Old Cairo and Khan El Khalili Bazaar: Private Half-Day Tour

Product ID: 13070
Explore Cairo on a half-day tour. Visit Khan El Khalili, one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in the Middle East. Then head to Old Cairo, where you will see the Hanging Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, Church of St. Barbara, and Church of Abu Serga.
About this activity
Duration: 5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Stop off at the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue
  • See the Church of St. Barbara and the Church of Abu Serga
  • Browse the bazaar at Khan El Khalili
Full description
Spend a half day seeing important cultural and historical sites in Cairo when you travel to Old Cairo and the Khan El Khalili Bazaar.

The bazaar is one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in all of the Middle East, dating back to 1382.

After spending time walking around the bazaar or shopping, continue to Old Cairo. Visit the Hanging Church, which dates back to the 3rd century AD. Then see the Ben Ezra Synagogue, which is, according to a local tradition, located on the site where Moses was found when he was a baby.

Continue on to see the Church of St. Barbara and the Church of Abu Serga, two of the oldest churches in Cairo.
Includes
  • Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Transportation
  • Parking
  • Taxes and service charge
What’s Not Included
  • Tips
  • Personal expenses
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 42 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    4.3 / 5
  • Organization
    4.4 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.1 / 5
  • Safety
    4.6 / 5
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My airport pick up was late by almost two hours so as a result, I was late for the afternoon tour as well. The driver and the guide were very patient on waiting for me. I told my guide that I understand that we only have two hours left so suggested that we just drive around while he tells me the stories behind the places on the itenerary. He went above and beyond and managed to get off and drop by in each off the locations. It's a bit rushed but hey, who am I to complain, I was the one who was late.

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February 22, 2020

Excellent guide Abo El Khir Eissawi

To Paradise Travel I am very grateful for the high quality of services provided by Paradise Travel, tour “Old Cairo & Khan El Khalili Bazaar Entrance & Half-Day” by the tour guide Abo El Khir Eissawi. Everything run perfectly well. My sincere thanks for the excellent experience in Cairo, thanks to Abo. He was punctual, very knowledgeable and polite. He exceeded my expectations. I intend to come back with my family. Many thanks, (Ancelmo Lins de Gois)

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September 21, 2019

Our travel companion was super punctual and nice. You could understand their explanations very well. We were only irritated by their constant phone calls and Whats app writing. But somehow we got used to the tinkering too;) Which was also very cool: It kept us all away who wanted money from us for something. On a city tour like this, it can be annoying when everyone and every hand holds out their hands.

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April 19, 2019

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Product ID: 13070