Cairo

Cairo: Walk in the footsteps of the Pharaohs Egypt's capital city is surrounded by World Heritage sites preserving stunning monuments of the country's ancient past. Begin exploring this incredible history at the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, one of the world's most important collections of archaeological artefacts; among the 11,000 objects housed there are the mind-boggling treasures found in the tomb of Tutankhamen. Just outside the city, visit the awe-inspiring pyramid complexes of Giza and Sakkara, built to honour the pharaohs and usher them into the afterlife. The colossal Sphinx stands guard still, over 4000 years after it was built during Egypt's Old Kingdom. Cairo is dubbed “the city of a thousand minarets,” with one of the world's highest concentrations of historic Islamic architecture, including the Mosque of al-Azhar, the Qalawun Complex, and the dramatic Citadel with its monumental Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha, or Alabaster Mosque. The mediaeval Khan el-khalili souk is a must for gold, copper, spices and other traditional souvenirs. Egypt's Coptic heritage can be seen at the Babylon Fortress and the Hanging Church, with its 110 exquisite icons dating back centuries.


Our hotels in Cairo

3-4 star hotels

3.19 k.m from the city centre

Centrally located, the hotel is within walking distance of the Opera House and Egyptian Museum. After immersing yourself in Egyptian culture with a vi...

3-4 star hotels

16.02 k.m from the city centre

Relax under the palms in the courtyard, or re-energise with a dip in the pool. All-day dining means you won't fly hungry. Your modern soundproofed roo...

3-4 star hotels

28.03 k.m from the city centre

Pull up a deck chair and unwind under the palm trees or take a dip in the heated pool. Your cool, airy room gives you all the space you need to work o...

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