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See Settlements from the 6th Century BC on the Old or Coptic Cairo Tour

Looking to see the ancient parts of Cairo? Then check out the Old or Coptic Cairo Tour. On this tour visitors will see the site of the Roman fortress of Babylon, the great pyramids, the Coptic Museum and the Hanging Church.

See Settlements from the 6th Century BC on the Old or Coptic Cairo Tour

 

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Take a tour of Old Cairo, an area the predates what is now Cairo. Just opposite of Rhoda Island, Old Cairo is believed to date back to the 6th Century BC and is an interesting place to take in Cairo’s historical and religious sites. The Old or Coptic Cairo Tour will take you to the Roman fortress of Babylon, the Great Pyramids, the Coptic museum, and the Hanging Church. Possibly the most interesting tour in Cairo, you won’t want to miss this one.

Your tour begins at the Coptic Museum, an important museum that explores the area’s long history with Christianity. The Hanging Gardens are near, and you will thoroughly enjoy walking through this ancient church. After you have explored Christianity in Cairo visit the Great Pyramids and learn about Pharanoic Egypt. Lastly, explore the Ben Ezra synagogue, the oldest in Egypt, and the mosque of Amr ibn al-As. This informative tour through the religions that have shaped Egypt will be both entertaining and enlightening.

To book your Old or Coptic Cairo Tour, call us today.