Free Walking Sightseeing Tour #1 in Cairo, Egypt

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Tour Facts

Number of sights 5 sights
Distance 3.3 km
Ascend 87 m
Descend 86 m

Explore Cairo in Egypt with this free self-guided walking tour. The map shows the route of the tour. Below is a list of attractions, including their details.

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Sight 1: Egyptian Museum

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The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the Egyptian Museum or the Cairo Museum, in Cairo, Egypt, is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities. It has 120,000 items, with a representative amount on display and the remainder in storerooms. Built in 1901 by the Italian construction company, Garozzo-Zaffarani, to a design by the French architect Marcel Dourgnon, the edifice is one of the largest museums in the region. As of March 2019, the museum was open to the public. In 2022, the museum is due to be superseded by the newer and larger Grand Egyptian Museum at Giza.

Wikipedia: Egyptian Museum (EN)

arrow down foot steps 548 meters / 7 minutes

Sight 2: El Tahrir Square

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Tahrir Square, also known as "Martyr Square", is a major public town square in downtown Cairo, Egypt. The square has been the location and focus for political demonstrations in Cairo since the early 20th century; the city's previous central square was Salah al-Din Square.

Wikipedia: Tahrir Square (EN)

arrow down foot steps 534 meters / 6 minutes

Sight 3: Talat Harb

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Talaat Harb Pacha was a leading Egyptian entrepreneur and founder of Banque Misr, and its group of companies, in May 1920.

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arrow down foot steps 1183 meters / 14 minutes

Sight 4: Kekhya Mosque

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Osman Katkhuda Al-Kazdghali Mosque or Al-Kikhia Mosque, is one of the mosques established in the era of the Ottoman Empire in Egypt, this mosque is located in the Azbakeya neighborhood at the intersection of Ibrahim Street with Qasr Al-Nile Street.

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arrow down foot steps 1015 meters / 12 minutes

Sight 5: Museum of Islamic Art

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The Museum of Islamic Art (MIA) in Cairo, Egypt is considered one of the greatest museums in the world, with its exceptional collection of rare woodwork and plaster artefacts, as well as metal, ceramic, glass, crystal, and textile objects of all periods, from all over the Islamic world.

Wikipedia: Museum of Islamic Art, Cairo (EN)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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