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"Cairo Cultural Discovery: Egyptian Museum & Downtown Walking Tour"

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Experience Cairo's rich history and vibrant culture with our "Cairo Cultural Discovery: Egyptian Museum & Downtown Walking Tour." Start with a guided tour of the Egyptian Museum, exploring ancient artifacts and the treasures of Tutankhamun. Enjoy an hour of free time, then savor a delicious local lunch. Continue with a walking tour of downtown Cairo, discovering historic landmarks and relaxing with a non-alcoholic drink at a local café. Join Mohamed for an unforgettable half-day adventure.

09:00 AM

Meeting Point

At the entrance of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square

- Gather at the entrance of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square. I will be there to welcome you. Look for me holding a sign with your tour name to ensure you find the group easily.

09:20 AM

Introduction to the Museum:

I'll provide a brief overview of the Egyptian Museum, its history, and its significance. The museum, established in 1902, houses the world's largest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts. You'll learn about the various sections of the museum and what to expect during your visit.

09:30 AM

Guided Tour Begins

Embark on a guided tour of the museum, exploring its vast collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts. I'll take you through different periods of Egyptian history, highlighting key exhibits and sharing fascinating stories behind the artifacts. You'll see monumental statues, intricate jewelry, and everyday objects that reveal the richness of ancient Egyptian civilization.

10:30 AM

Treasures of Tutankhamun

Visit the treasures of Tutankhamun, including his famous golden mask, throne, and chariots. I'll share detailed insights into the life and reign of the boy king, as well as the significance of these artifacts. The discovery of Tutankhamun's tomb in 1922 by Howard Carter is one of the most famous archaeological finds in history

11:00 AM

Free Time

Enjoy one hour of free time to explore the museum at your own pace. Revisit favorite exhibits, discover new areas, or simply take in the awe-inspiring collection. Feel free to ask me for recommendations on must-see artifacts or sections of the museum.

12:00 PM

End of Museum Tour : Conclusion of Museum Tour

Welcome back, adventurers! I hope you enjoyed your free time unraveling the mysteries of ancient Egypt. Now, let's head to a nearby Egyptian local restaurant where you can enjoy a delicious meal featuring authentic Egyptian cuisine. Egyptian food is known for its rich flavors and diverse ingredients. You might try dishes like koshari, a mix of rice, lentils, and pasta topped with spicy tomato sauce and fried onions, or falafel, deep-fried balls made from ground chickpeas or fava beans. Another popular dish is molokhia, a green leafy vegetable cooked into a stew and often served with rice or bread. Enjoying these traditional dishes will give you a taste of Egypt's culinary heritage.

12:30 PM

Cairo Downtown Walking Tour

After lunch, join me for a leisurely walking tour into the heart of Cairo's downtown. Discover the vibrant streets, historic buildings, and lively atmosphere that make this area unique. You'll see a blend of modern and colonial architecture, bustling markets, and perhaps stop by famous landmarks such as Tahrir Square. As part of the tour, you'll enjoy one non-alcoholic drink at a local café where you can experience the local culture. Watch the world go by as locals drink and smoke shisha, immersing yourself in the authentic Cairo atmosphere. I'll share stories about the history and culture of Cairo, providing a deeper understanding of the city's past and present.

01:00 PM

End of Tour: Conclusion

Our journey comes to an end. I want to thank you all for joining me today. I will show you the way back to the museum to catch your ride, or it will be convenient if you ask your ride to pick you up from our current location, as we will be near Tahrir Square and the Egyptian Museum. If you have any questions or would like recommendations for further exploration in Cairo, feel free to ask. Until we meet again, may your curiosity continue to lead you on fascinating adventures!

Ending Point

End of Tour: Until we meet again, may your curiosity continue to lead you on fascinating adventures!

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

Personalized guidance from me.

One bottle of water per client.

Lunch or Dinner ( for afternoon tour ) at a local Egyptian restaurant, featuring traditional dishes like koshari, falafel, and molokhia.

One non-alcoholic drink at a local café during the walking tour.

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What‘s not included

Transportation to and from the museum.

Entrance fees to the Egyptian Museum.

Fees for whispering headphones, if required.

Any additional fees or expenses.

Gratuities for your guide are not obligatory and are left to your discretion as a gesture of appreciation.

Tour Important Information

1- Mohamed, your guide, will meet you at the entrance of the Egyptian Museum and bid you farewell there as well.

2- Duration of the tour is 4 hours, starting at 09:00 for the morning visit and at 14:00 for the afternoon visit.

3- The Egyptian Museum in Cairo operates from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm daily, the ticket office is open from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, allowing visitors to purchase tickets before exploring the museum's treasures.

4- Please refrain from touching or leaning on the artifacts inside the museum.

5- If the number of clients exceeds 6, whispering headphones will be provided for optimal guidance.

6- To avoid long queues, you can book your tickets online at https://egymonuments.com/locations, Ticket Prices for Non-Egyptian/Non-Arab Visitors: Adults: 450 EGP, Students: 230 EGP.

7- The museum provides facilities for people with disabilities, including wheelchairs, designated ramps, and elevators. There is a special visiting path for sighted individuals equipped with Braille signs, featuring 12 artifacts from various eras of ancient Egyptian civilization.

8- In certain rooms and areas, particularly the Tutankhamun room, photography is not permitted. This is to safeguard the delicate artifacts and maintain their integrity for future generations to appreciate.

9- Additionally, we remind you that the use of flash photography is strictly prohibited throughout the museum. The bright flashes can cause damage to the ancient artifacts and disrupt the experience for other visitors.

Cairo Cultural Discovery: Egyptian Museum & Downtown Walking Tour

Afternoon:

2:00 PM - Meeting Time:

Gather at the entrance of the Egyptian Museum in Tahrir Square. I will be there to welcome you. Look for me holding a sign with your tour name to ensure you find the group easily.

2:15 PM - Introduction to the Museum:

I'll provide a brief overview of the Egyptian Museum, its history, and its significance.

2:30 PM - Guided Tour Begins:

Embark on a guided tour of the museum, exploring its vast collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts. .

3:30 PM - Treasures of Tutankhamun:

Visit the treasures of Tutankhamun, including his famous golden mask, throne, and chariots.

4:00 PM - Free Time:

Enjoy one hour of free time to explore the museum at your own pace.

End of Museum Tour and Dinner:

5:00 PM - Conclusion of Museum Tour & Dinner:

Welcome back, adventurers! I hope you enjoyed your free time unraveling the mysteries of ancient Egypt. Now, let's head to a nearby Egyptian local restaurant where you can enjoy a delicious dinner featuring authentic Egyptian cuisine. Egyptian food is known for its rich flavors and diverse ingredients. You might try dishes like koshari, a mix of rice, lentils, and pasta topped with spicy tomato sauce and fried onions, or falafel, deep-fried balls made from ground chickpeas or fava beans. Another popular dish is molokhia, a green leafy vegetable cooked into a stew and often served with rice or bread. Enjoying these traditional dishes will give you a taste of Egypt's culinary heritage.

Cairo Downtown Walking Tour:

5:30 PM - Cairo Downtown Walking Tour:

After dinner, join me for a leisurely walking tour into the heart of Cairo's downtown.

End of Tour:

6:00 PM - Conclusion:

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