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
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.
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.
Stop AtAl Azhar parkDuration: 1 hour
Stop AtTarabay al-Sharifi ComplexDuration: 1 hour
Stop AtPrince Alin Aq PalaceDuration: 1 hour
Stop AtKhayer-Bek ComplexDuration: 1 hour
Stop AtAqsunqur Mosque (Cairo blue mosque)Duration: 1 hour
Stop AtBayt Al-Razzaz palaceDuration: 1 hour
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
Tips (optional) and personal expenses
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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.
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.
Free cancellation up to 48 hours before the activity starts.
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