Things to do in Cairo

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    Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

    Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

    Ranked #1 overall in Cairo things to do
    9.2118 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    It's a really nice museum with a lot of details about history. It would take several hours with a tour guide to actually go through all the historical eras.

  • 2
    Khan el-Khalili Bazaar

    Khan el-Khalili Bazaar

    Ranked #2 overall in Cairo things to do
    8.276 reviews
    Shopping, Arts & Crafts Store, Clothing Store, Flea Market
    Popular withAdventureHistoryBackpackers

    I had an hour here and I wish I had more. There was just so much to seen. A lot of window shopping for sure. The smells of the spices ...

  • 3
    Great Pyramid of Khufu

    Great Pyramid of Khufu

    Ranked #3 overall in Cairo things to do
    9.257 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryAdventureOutdoorsy

    The largest of the pyramids in Giza. You may purchase a ticket and crawl your way inside into the King's Chamber. The experience is hot and it is pretty impossible ...

  • 4
    Cairo Citadel

    Cairo Citadel

    Ranked #4 overall in Cairo things to do
    9.136 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Historic Site, Landmark, Art Gallery
    Popular withHistoryBackpackersAdventure

    nice Castle ... didnt enjoy it there but its great ^^

  • 5
    Al Azhar Park

    Al Azhar Park

    Ranked #5 overall in Cairo things to do
    9.227 reviews
    Outdoors, Park
    Popular withGreenOutdoorsyFamilies

    The park itself is very beautiful, and at only 5 LE per person, it's not expensive at all. Consider the fact it was once a trash heap and you'll be ...

  • 6
    Tahrir Square

    Tahrir Square

    Ranked #6 overall in Cairo things to do
    7.042 reviews
    Other, Sights and Museums, Historic Site, Landmark
    Popular withAdventureHistoryBackpackers

    So this is where it all happened: the daily protests which eventually led to the Lotus Revolution, a key moment in the Arab Spring of 2011. The square itself speaks ...

  • 7
    Islamic Cairo

    Islamic Cairo

    Ranked #7 overall in Cairo things to do
    9.223 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Other, Historic Site, Neighborhood
    Popular withAdventureBackpackersHistory

    If you're a Nageeb Mafouz fan or a would-be Orientalist looking for traces of what was, Islamic Cairo is about as evocative as it gets. The cacophonous calls to prayer, ...

  • 8
    Cairo Tower

    Cairo Tower

    Ranked #8 overall in Cairo things to do
    8.328 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureGreen

    Good

  • 9
    Sound & Light Show at the Pyramids of Giza

    Sound & Light Show at the Pyramids of Giza

    Ranked #9 overall in Cairo things to do
    9.318 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Performing Arts, Entertainment, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesOutdoorsy

    Sit quietly at the cafe and watch this light show. It will give you the feeling of going back in time to the ancient wonders.

  • 10
    Nile River Cruise

    Nile River Cruise

    Ranked #10 overall in Cairo things to do
    8.218 reviews
    Outdoors, Cruise, Attractions
    Popular withFamiliesFoodiesAdventure

    Woow wonderful cruise I think will do it every year in my holiday Thank you

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