Things to do in Cairo

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    Pyramids of Giza

    Pyramids of Giza

    Ranked #1 overall in Cairo things to do
    165 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryAdventureBackpackers

    it is worth for you to review, but no surprise. You will meet some local guides there and try their best to make a "business" with you. I don't like ...

  • 2
    Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

    Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

    Ranked #2 overall in Cairo things to do
    115 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    Literally my first stop after landing in Cairo was the Egyptian Museum. The only words to describe it is WOW! The artifacts from the pharaoh's of Egypt was amazing. So ...

  • 3
    The Sphinx

    The Sphinx

    Ranked #3 overall in Cairo things to do
    74 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Monument
    Popular withHistoryAdventureFamilies

    Smaller than what i imagined... still impressive. There is a sound and light show everyday at 6 pm next to the sphinx. It's worth watching.

  • 4
    Khan el-Khalili Bazaar

    Khan el-Khalili Bazaar

    Ranked #4 overall in Cairo things to do
    70 reviews
    Shopping, Outdoors, Flea Market
    Popular withHistoryAdventureFamilies

    A great place if you're looking for the real Egyptian experience. If you search well, it's quite cheap for buying accessories and books (got two english novels each in 25 ...

  • 5
    Great Pyramid of Khufu

    Great Pyramid of Khufu

    Ranked #5 overall in Cairo things to do
    55 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryAdventureOutdoorsy

    Once inside you have to block out all frustration or negativity you may hold. Be at piece and your experience will be amazing!

  • 6
    The Citadel

    The Citadel

    Ranked #6 overall in Cairo things to do
    34 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Historic Site, Art Gallery
    Popular withHistoryAdventureSpiritual

    History just oozes out of the Citadel and the Muhammad Ali mosque. A must see for anyone interested in Islamic history.

  • 7
    Al Azhar Park

    Al Azhar Park

    Ranked #7 overall in Cairo things to do
    27 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withGreenOutdoorsyFamilies

    Amazing

  • 8
    Tahrir Square

    Tahrir Square

    Ranked #8 overall in Cairo things to do
    42 reviews
    Other, Sights and Museums, Other, Landmark
    Popular withAdventureHistoryNightlife

    A nice place to drive though on the way to the Cairo Museum. Stay away during the rally's.

  • 9
    Islamic Cairo

    Islamic Cairo

    Ranked #9 overall in Cairo things to do
    23 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withAdventureHistoryBackpackers

    I want to love Islamic Cairo for the history and beautiful mosques. I really do. I just can't stand this area of town: tons of traffic, endless noise, sidewalks and ...

  • 10
    Cairo Tower

    Cairo Tower

    Ranked #10 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 ...

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