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Half-Day Private Tour of Coptic Cairo Including Saint Simon Church in Moqqatam

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    You can start your tour with your guide who will meet you at your hotel and take you to old Cairo where you can explore the "hanging church" and the remains of Roman tower of Babylon. You can go inside the Coptic museum for an extra fee.

    Your next stop will be Abu Serga church where you can see the crypt that the holy family stayed in. Then you will explore the synagogue, formerly a Coptic church, where Moses was found in a basket by Pharaoh´s daughter. Then you will have a typical Egyptian dish for lunch, delicious Koshary which is a mixture of lentil, rice and macaroni with tomato sauce, fried onion and much more. 

    Then you will head inside the largest mountain El Moqqatam, where you will visit the church, which was carved into the mountain and you can see some Bible inscriptions. Afterwards you will enjoy lunch in a local restaurant, before heading back to your accommodation.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Cairo or Giza hotels
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    Duration
    6h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Free WiFi in your van
    • Private tour
    • Bottled water
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
    • Free welcome drink
    • Lunch (koshary)
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
    • Coptic museum entrance fee
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infant meals not included
    • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 22 July 2019 via mobile

    Had a very informative tour Shrouk from deluxe travel Egypt was a very pleasant knowledgeable Guide Didn’t rush us through the sites allowing free time to see all the icons and hi lights

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank 237janetw
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