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Cairo layover tour to Egyptian Museum and Citadel

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    What to Expect
    Starts by Meeting at the airport By our guide who greet you with a sign shows your name on it then you will be transferred to cairo City to Start your layover day tour Visiting Egyptian Museum where you able to see the real Statues and Pieces but the most important at Egyptian Museum is Tutankhamen gallery that Contains his Golden Mask,Golden Chair,Shrines,Horse Carriage.. Spend around 3 hours at the Museum 

    Then Continue your layover day tour Visiting Ciatdel of saladin Where you Visit moahmed Ali Mosque that also Known as The Alabaster Mosque was Built by King of Egypt Moahmed Ali and its design same design of The Blue Mosque in Turkey as Same artcture who bulit both Mosques

    End your day tour by a visit to Khan Khalili bazaar where you can walk around ancient sites in cairo

    Later Transfer you back to cairo airport and we`ll make sure to drop you off on time and at the Correct Terminal.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    pickup from customer in Cairo
    Departure Time
    8:00 AM
    Return Details
    drop off customer location in Cairo
    • Snacks
    • Qualified expert tour guide
    • Pickup and drop-off from Cairo airport by Private A/C latest model Car
    • Private Tour
    • Bottled water
    • Entry fees except for the optional such as mummies room at the museum
    • any Optional Tours i.e entering any of the Mummies Room.it Requires additional Tickets can be bought during the visit mummies room at museum10.50$
    • Lunch
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    By: Emo Tours Egypt
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