About 6-7 hours.
Tour to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo Egypt and Food
In this tour, you are going to understand the ancient and modern culture, traditions, food and style of Egyptians.
The Egyptian Museum
It’s the most important museum in Egypt as it contains the best monuments from the pre-dynastic period, archaic period, and the pharaonic era.
However, it’s better to be with a guide to explain everything to you cause you are going to find a lot of statues dates back to different dynasties and kings.
There are a lot of monuments for the Greco-Roman era also you need to know about the mummification process.
Don’t miss to get Picture for the mummies that are displayed outside the mummy rooms because it’s not allowed inside.
All tourists are travelling to many countries to visit historical sites, but also they want to more about the countries culture, traditions, and to try their traditional food.
So, we decided to give you the chance to know more about Egyptians by this tour.
However, Cairo was the 4th Islamic capital in Egypt after Al-Fustat, Al-Askar, and Al-Qataie.
It was built by the Fatimid army leader Gawhar Al-Saqlabi for the Muslims who were of the Shia sect.
So, it built-in 969 AD and it was surrounded with great walls that were separating the Sunni Muslims and Egyptians fro Shia Muslims.
All gates destroyed except for three gates that still exist.
Also, there is a lot of places to visit in Cairo also there is a lot of activities, so if you are in Cairo, don’t miss to do it like:
Your guide will pick up you from your accommodation.
Then you will move to the museum to start your tour. The guide will explain for you everything about the museum, ancient Egyptian history and art.
You are going to visit one of the biggest museums in Egypt it contains about 250,000 pieces, it also contains the masterpieces for the ancient Egyptian kings and queens. As well as it contains the mummy rooms that contains the royal mummies for the most famous kings and queens.
You are going to enjoy this tour because you will see everything related to the Pharaoenic era, boats, statues, coffins, sarcophagus, monuments and the mummies.
Then you will walk in the down town to see the local cafes and restaurants, also will see the old building and Tahrir Square, your guide will give you an idea about the Egyptian culture, traditions, costume and religion.
Finally your guide will take you back to your accommodation after get such amazing experience with the local Egyptians.