Things to do in Cairo

THE 15 BEST Things to Do in Cairo

Things to Do in Cairo

This sprawling city is a paradise for history and culture lovers. Must-sees include the Mosque of Muhammad Ali, the Great Sphinx, and Pyramids of Giza. Plus, the Nile River.

Book these experiences for a close-up look at Cairo.

From quick jaunts to full-day outings.

Top Attractions in Cairo

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Historic Sites
Historical mosque showcasing 14th-century Mamluk architecture with a serene courtyard, ornate windows, and impressive acoustics, forming part of the Islamic and Coptic Cairo tour.
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Parks
Tranquil green haven with shaded walkways, a serene lake, and picnic areas, alongside scenic views and historical Arabesque designs. Ideal for peaceful relaxation.
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Churches & Cathedrals
Hidden gem with intricate carvings and amphitheater-style worship space, set in a challenging neighborhood. Features biblical narratives and multiple churches, promising a unique cultural insight.
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