Cairo- the Capital of Egypt, Visit Cairo and enjoy the best tourist attractions of Cairo we will try to give you some useful information about Cairo Sightseeing What you should visit in Cairo and how?
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About Cairo the Capital of Egypt.
Cairo the city of wonders with it is civilization, culture and fascinating history is the largest capital
In the Arab world it extends 42 km along the Nile, about 20 million people lives in Cairo
Cairo has many touristic sites from the Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum, Coptic Museum, Islamic Museum
Old Mosques, Old Churches, Slums of Cairo , Down town ,local café, Bazaars and more you can enjoy it during your tour in Cairo.
3- The Old Churches of Cairo Christian monument in Cairo.
Christian monuments in Egypt are of religious and historic significances there are regarded transitional period between the Pharaonic and Islamic art, the Coptic museum has a rare collection of the Coptic antiquities and art represents the early Christianity of Egypt
Old Cairo renewed for its antique churches that were blessed by the holy family during their flee to Egypt.
Mohamed Ali Mosque and the Citadel.
One of the best and most important Cairo land mark is the Mosque of Mohamed Ali or the Alabaster mosque that located inside the citadel of Salah Eldin, this mosque was built in 1805 Ad and completed in 1830 AD and it is very unique mosque in Cairo you visit it during your Cairo tour.
The walls of Cairo & Khan Elkhalil Bazaar
They are a part of the fortifications of the city commander Gawhar A-sekli started building them
In 968 A D then they were completed by Badr Eldin Elgamali the names of the gates one called ( Bab Elfottouh) it is means the Gate of Invasions and the other called Bab Al-nasr which means the gate of victory the armies of Egypt in this time used to start the war from the gate of the Invasion or he war and then when they back they enter to Cairo from the Gate of the Victory
Inside these gates there are countless number of Mosques and places and Mosques.
Ends by khan Elkhalil Bazaar it was one of the earliest markets or Souks in the Middle East
This now contains many stores that exhibit wonderful collection of the Egyptian Souvenirs
You can enjoy hassling and bargaining then enjoy Water pip and min tea at any of the local café there.
This was a brief about the Best Tourist Attractions of Cairo Egypt we can offer you many tours to Cairo
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