Cairo Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour
Half day private trip
From €35.34 per person
Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour Al Azhar Park and Islamic Walking Tour
Discover Islamic Egypt like a local on this unmissable tour to its lesser-known Islamic sites. Visit Al Azhar park, one of the world’s largest and most beautiful gardens accompanied by your friendly guide along the way. The full experience
Highlights
  • Experience the immense beauty of Al Azhar Park greenery.
  • Relish your eyes to the captivating panoramic views from Al Azhar Park.
  • Hit the unbeaten tracks of Islamic Cairo.
  • Discover the Mamluk architectural excellence in Cairo.
  • Learn about the old Cairo from your informative guide.

Full description From the heart of Cairo to the ancient off-the-beaten sites, you will gain deep insights into the Islamic rich culture, exceptional architecture, and great history on this guided walking tour. Set off from the award-winning Al Azhar Park where you meet your guide. On over 28 hectares, Al Azhar Park is charmingly located. Meander through the breathtaking nature of Al Azhar park; from lakes, fountains, and landscapes, learn about its history and take in panoramic views from atop. Then make your way to El Darb Al-Ahmar, Egypt’s historical district from the early times, and start your discovering journey to a series of Mamluk-era architectural and historical gems. Start with the Tarabay Al-Sharifi funerary complex, Prince Alin Aq Palace, cross its ancient bridge to Khayer-Bek Complex. Travel back in time to the times when people used to drink from Sabil and learn at El-Kuttab. Then visit Aq Sunqur Mosque (Blue Mosque) and get awed by the excellence of Mamluk architecture, geometric patterned tilings, and inspiring colors. From the fascinating glass windows, woodworks, and awe-inspiring tiling at Bayt Al-Razzaz palace you will get a peek at where wealthy people lived in medieval times.

Type Private

Duration 6 hours

Itinerary
Stop At Al Azhar park Duration: 1 hour
Stop At Tarabay al-Sharifi Complex Duration: 1 hour
Stop At Prince Alin Aq Palace Duration: 1 hour
Stop At Khayer-Bek Complex Duration: 1 hour
Stop At Aqsunqur Mosque (Cairo blue mosque) Duration: 1 hour
Stop At Bayt Al-Razzaz palace Duration: 1 hour

Includes
All fees and taxes according to your trip customization will be included in the supplier offer price
Professional certified guide
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Entry Tickets
Lunch
Tips (optional) and personal expenses

Suitable for
Adults
Children
Babies

Tips for this trip
Don't forget
  • ID
  • Passport
  • Camera
  • Sunhat
  • Sunglasses
  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Luggage
  • Smoking

Know before the trip
  • You are required to wear modest attire.
  • This tour includes a moderate amount of walking so wearing comfortable shoes is recommended.

Pickup/Meeting point

You can set the pickup point in the next step, if you don't need pickup , please be present at the meeting point 10 minutes before the trip starts.


Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts.