Half day tour to Coptic Cairo

Cultural & Theme Tours in Cairo

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Enjoy a half day exploring the most prominent places of worship and significant areas of Cairo. You will Visit the Church of Abu Sergah and St. Barbara, the hanging church and the old Jewish synagogue
You day tour will start at 09.00 AM with pickup from your hotel in Cairo by our by visiting Old Cairo that known as Christian Coptic Cairo which is among the most important locations visited by the Holy Family where the spiritual impact of their presence is most felt still; though their stay was brief, for the Governor of what was then Fustat enraged by the tumbling down of idols at Jesus’ approach sought to kill the Child. But they took shelter from his wrath in a cave above which, in later years, the Church of Abu Serga (St Sergious) was built. The whole area of the Fort of Babylon, is a destination of pilgrimage not only for the Egyptians but for Christians from around the world. An air of piety and devotion pervades the whole district there. Also there you will be able to visit and enter the Church of Abu-Sergah and St. Barbara, the hanging church, and the old Jewish synagogue – Ben Ezra Synagogue. After 2 hours exploring the historic religious sit . In the end of the day you will be transferred back to your hotel .

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

What’s not included

  • Drinks
  • Lunch
  • Gratuities
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