Egypt ( Middle East And Africa )
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Cairo is categorised as Heritage / Pilgrimage

Pyramids of Sphinx (Photo Courtesy: MusikAnimal)
Khan el Khalili Bazaar (Photo Courtesy: Joelsuganth)
Khan el Khalili Bazaar
Al-Azhar Mosque (Photo Courtesy: Tentoila)
Cairo Opera House (Photo Courtesy: ThutmoseIII)
Cairo Skyline (Photo Courtesy: Faris knight)
Cairo Tower (Photo Courtesy: Ahmedsantos)
Cairo University (Photo Courtesy: Citadelite)
Egypt Papyrus Institute
Egyptian Museum (Photo Courtesy: Kristoferb)
Gezira Island with Cairo Opera (Photo Courtesy: Raduasandei)
Giza Sound and Light Show
Ibn Tulun Mosque (Photo Courtesy: Berthold Werner)
Montaza Palace Complex (Photo Courtesy: Daniel Mayer)
Mosque of Muhammad Ali (Photo Courtesy: Olaf Tausch)
Mosque of Sultan Hasan (Photo Courtesy: Mohammed Moussa)
Pompey's Pillar National Monument
Pyramids of Giza (Photo Courtesy: Nina)
Roman Theater
The river Nile flows through Cairo (Photo Courtesy: Jawed)
Channel between Rhoda Island and Old Cairo (Photo Courtesy: Berthold Werner)
Convent of Saint George in Coptic Cairo

Reasons to Visit
  • Capital of Egypt and base for visiting Great Pyramids of Giza
  • Cairo is also known for its temples, tombs, churches, Islamic monuments and Museums
  • Guests can also engage in Cairo’s shopping, art centres, operas, restaurants and night clubs all that adds to the overall experience
Access Information
  • Nearest Airport -Cairo
  • Cairo is connected by Air with Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Cochin (Ernakulam), Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai, New Delhi

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  • Travelling to Egypt - A Perspective

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    Egyptian Museum is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. Built in 1835, this museum exhibits Mummies, sarcophagi, pottery, jewellery, King Tutankhamen's treasures, etc.
    Khan el Khalili Bazaar is a huge open-air marketplace in the Islamic district of Cairo. Named after Prince Jaharkas Al-Khalili, the powerful Mamluke Princes in the 14th century and is famous for its oriental souvenirs and handmade crafts.
    Papyrus Institute was opened by Dr Hasan Ragab to re-establish the ancient technique of papyrus production and show how it was done. Presently it acts as a Museum and is a government approved shop that makes and sells authentic papyrus.
    Training Centre
    Pyramids of Giza is one of the oldest and largest of the three pyramids in the Giza pyramid complex. This pyramid was built on a rocky plateau on the west bank of the Nile River and is believed as a tomb for Fourth Dynasty Egyptian pharaoh Khufu.
    Natural Wonders
    The Great Sphinx is a limestone statue of a large human headed lion which was carved out of a single mound of natural rock. The Sphinx stands on the Giza Plateau on the west bank of River Nile and is believed to represent the face of Pharaoh Khafra.
    Heritage Site
    Pre Historic
    The sound and light show at the Pyramids give an insight into the ancient world of the Pharaohs.
    Sound and Light Show
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    Old Cairo is the home to Coptic Christian Community and is that part of Cairo which pre-dates Fatimid City of Al-Qahira. This city now is a popular tourist destination with locations such as Coptic Museum, the Babylon Fortress, the Hanging Church and other Coptic churches, the Ben Ezra Synagogue and the Mosque of Amr ibn Al-As.
    Village Visit

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Airport in Cairo
  • Cairo International Airport ( CAI ) , Cairo
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