Gayer Anderson museum and Old christian churches ,mosques and temple

Cultural & Theme Tours in Cairo

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-Old Cairo area.the Hanging Church,  Church of St. Barbara, Church of Abu Serga  - Ben Ezra Synagogue -Amr Ibn elas old Mosque.- Sultan Hassan Mosque - Refae  royal mosque- Ibn Tulun mosque.-the museum of John Gayer-Anderson, a British in  the ،Kretlia house
visit old Cairo area ,and the coptic (Christian) street to visit the Hanging Church,  Church of St. Barbara, Church of Abu Serga , and Ben Ezra Synagogue, and Amr Ibn elas the oldest Mosque in Egypt..this area considered the small sample of Jerusalem and land of religions.then near to the citadel of cairo you will visit Sultan Hassan Mosque ..the huge and famous mosque and ancient college is famous by its wonderful design and history.and  Refae mosque is a royal mosque contains the tombs of King Fouad, his mother, the last Shah of Iran and King Farouk of Egypt. after that you will visit  Ibn Tulun mosque The unique functioning Islamic monument is easily identified by its high walls topped with neat crenulations that resemble a string of paper dolls. It was built between AD 876 and 879 by Ibn Tulun,close to the Mosque you will visit the museum of John Gayer-Anderson, a British major and army doctor who received special permission from the Egyptian authorities to reside in one of the  sixteenth century unique houses. this house is a beautiful example of the traditional old houses in Egypt and its name is house of Kretlia and it contains the original furniture f the house in addition to the unique pieces and collection of Gayer Anderson.

What’s included

  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Bottled water
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks