Private tour to Egyptian Museum, Alabaster Mosque & Bazaar
The city of Cairo itself has so much for you to see, and it is highly likely that you’ll end up wanting to immediately travel back when you get home to see more of its hidden wonders! Fortunately, some of the biggest and most popular attractions can easily be covered in a day tour across the city. This tour takes you to the highlights such as the famous Egyptian Museum, the Alabaster Mosque, and the Bazaar.
The museum, itself, could easily be a day tour because it holds over a 120 000 different artifacts, treasures, and antiquities. You can even see the famous gold mask of Tutankhamun!
Next, when you view the Bazaar you’ll get an incredible yet enjoyable culture shock when you see this six hundred year old bazaar still buzzing with life! Aromatic spices, unique sheeshas, and amazing artifacts can be purchased at almost every different vendor, and you’ll be delighted by the music played throughout the bazaar as well!
Lastly, your day excursion through the city of Cairo will take you to see the Alabaster Mosque. This is a stunning and visually impressive light colored mosque with white domed tops. It’s commonly known as the Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha and was built in the center of Cairo in the mid 1800’s.
Runs on: Every day
Pick-up time: 8:30 am
Departs from: Cairo
Tour duration: 5 hours