Things to do in Cairo

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    Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

    Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

    Ranked #1 overall in Cairo things to do
    116 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    Highly Recommended to visit In Cairo full with Golden Ancient Egyptian its Take 4 hours min. to complete visiting all partitions inside. you can see too the mummies of Pharaohs ...

  • 2
    Khan el-Khalili Bazaar

    Khan el-Khalili Bazaar

    Ranked #2 overall in Cairo things to do
    72 reviews
    Shopping, Outdoors, Flea Market
    Popular withHistoryAdventureBackpackers

    I went there many times with my friends . We just cant get tired! The unique atmosphere is what makes it special. You may find it a bit crowded but ...

  • 3
    Great Pyramid of Khufu

    Great Pyramid of Khufu

    Ranked #3 overall in Cairo things to do
    55 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryAdventureOutdoorsy

    Amazing visually. It's not as mystical as it's portrayed in the movies because it's right by the city and there are plenty of sales people trying to get you to ...

  • 4
    The Citadel

    The Citadel

    Ranked #4 overall in Cairo things to do
    34 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Historic Site, Art Gallery
    Popular withHistoryAdventureSpiritual

    The Fortress of Saladin. Also the Alabaster Mosque

  • 5
    Al Azhar Park

    Al Azhar Park

    Ranked #5 overall in Cairo things to do
    27 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withGreenOutdoorsyFamilies

    One of a handful of the Cairo's green lungs affording excellent views across the Islamic side of the city. There's a token admission fee to pay, but well worth it ...

  • 6
    Tahrir Square

    Tahrir Square

    Ranked #6 overall in Cairo things to do
    42 reviews
    Other, Sights and Museums, Other, Landmark
    Popular withAdventureHistoryBackpackers

    It used to be one of the worst places in the world to cross the street. Now its name is synonymous with a revolution. When not flooded with protesters, I ...

  • 7
    Islamic Cairo

    Islamic Cairo

    Ranked #7 overall in Cairo things to do
    23 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withAdventureBackpackersHistory

    A fantastic area of the city to explore, Islamic Cairo’s streets are chaotic, noisy, and exciting. It is an excellent part of the city to explore if you want to ...

  • 8
    Cairo Tower

    Cairo Tower

    Ranked #8 overall in Cairo things to do
    27 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureGreen

    Shubha Mudgal is performing today @ the Cairo Opera House. Unexpectedly reasonably priced tickets & even far more unexpected international choice of performances. A hidden gem. And I can't wait ...

  • 9
    Pyramids of Saqqara

    Pyramids of Saqqara

    Ranked #11 overall in Cairo things to do
    26 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsyAdventure

    This pyramid is managed by their government. Originally, there have really big boundary walls and total 15 now gates surrounded it. But now, only gate 14 is remained for visiting ...

  • 10
    Sound & Light Show at the Pyramids of Giza

    Sound & Light Show at the Pyramids of Giza

    Ranked #10 overall in Cairo things to do
    18 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Performing Arts, Entertainment, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesOutdoorsy

    Sit quietly at the cafe and watch this light show. It will give you the feeling of going back in time to the ancient wonders.

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