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The Citadel in Cairo, Egypt

Explore the Preserved Historical Site of the Cairo Citadel
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Best time to visit
Nov - Apr
Ideal Duration
6-7 Days
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Rs. 26,000
  • City Tour
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  • Nature

About Cairo Citadel in Egypt

Situated in Cairo, the capital of Egypt, Citadel is known as an Islamic fortification. A preserved historical site, the Citadel is located on Mokattam Hill and was known to offer amazing scenic views to its visitors in the past.  

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Citadel is one of the best attractions in Egypt and is famous amongst historians. Citadel history is something which attracts people from all over the world, and it has gained immense popularity over many countries. Some come here for educational tours as this is one of the best historical attractions in all of Egypt while some come here just to experience what it feels like to visit a historic place. Then there are Citadel tours; these tours are a complete package of what everyone wants to know about Citadel and its historical facts. These tours are very famous, and people from all over the world visit Egypt particularly for these tours which are the best option for tourists to get to know about Citadel.

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Places To Visit In Cairo

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  • Citadel In Cairo

    Situated in Cairo, the capital of Egypt, Citadel is known as an Islamic fortification. A preserved historical site, the Citadel is located on Mokattam Hill and was known to offer amazing scenic views to its visitors in the past.  

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    Citadel is one of the best attractions in Egypt and is famous amongst histo...

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  • Pyramids of Giza In Cairo

    It is commonly referred to as The Great Pyramids of Giza, Pyramid of Khufu and the Pyramid of Cheops. There are three pyramids in the Giza pyramid complex, and the highest one is called the Pyramid of Giza. These pyramids are believed to be constructed in 2580 - 2560 BC which was the 4th Dynasty. The great pyramid of Giza i...

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  • Zamalek In Cairo

    Zamalek is a district in the Cairo, home to parts of the Gezira Island in the Nile River. There are three bridges which connect the island to the river banks, these bridges on west and west sides of the island. There are 19th-century apartments and villas which makes this one of the attractive places to live in all of Egypt...

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  • Saqqara In Cairo

    It is a huge ancient burial ground which is in Egypt. It serves as the necropolis for the former capital of Ancient Egypt. The pyramids here includes the most amazing Step Pyramid of Djoser. It is sometimes referred to as the Step Tomb due to its rectangular base. It is located in the lower region of Egypt and is a part of ...

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  • Tanis In Cairo

    In the Nile delta of Egypt, there is a city named Tanis. iit has been on the Tanitic branch of the Nile, since the 19th Dynasty of Egypt. Tanis is the city which was the site for a number of archaeological digs and these dates back to 19th century. It also includes Flinders Petrie and Auguste Mariette.

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Things To Do In Cairo

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  • Walking Tour Islamic Cairo In Cairo

    Islamic Cairo is the name given to the parts of medieval Cairo that exist within the city. It is that part of the capital city which is very different from the modern part. It has got the flavor of what Egypt was like in earlier time, back when the Egyptians were the most advanced race. This is the area of the city which ho...

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  • Shopping at Khan el Khalili In Cairo

    Khan el Khalili is a popular bazaar district in Cairo. It was formerly known as turnat az-za’farran which means Saffron Tomb. Today this pace is completely occupied by shops and merchants, it a great tourist attraction in Cairo. This place majorly has antiques, jewellery and souvenirs shops.

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    Suresh Kumble

    Bengaluru

    Suresh's 8 days trip to Cairo

    It was an excellent trip, very well arranged. Though the group had a small visa issue due to late delayed renewal of passport, we could still make it and got the visa on arrival without any hassles. Hotels, vehicles, cruise were well arranged. The best part of the trip was the excellent guides, who could explain the little things.

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    Nnn Kkkk

    Bengaluru

    Nnn's 8 days trip to Cairo

    Great experience..we were taken care quite well from airport to all visits and back .very responsive to all needs and queries. Will strongly recommend to use their service.i would too

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    Pavithra Sivakumar

    Bangalore

    Pavithra's 9 days trip to Cairo

    Hotels in Cairo we're situated very far away. We had to travel 1hr to get into the city for sightseeing. Few of the guides were rude and were in a hurry. The hotel in Hurghada was good. Guide in Alexandria was amazing and accommodating.

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    Deepanshu Gupta

    Bengaluru

    Deepanshu's 6 days trip to Cairo

    Alright! So, finally got to write about the trip. Don’t know how to describe, but the trip was simply awesome. Starting from day 1, started getting some surprises – someone available inside Cairo airport to help with immigration, luggage, currency and finally dropped till cab. This was unexpected. SIM was arranged and handed over to us on day 1 as well with 4GB data – went till second last day of our 7 days trip and then did the recharge. The hotel in Cairo/Giza – actually in Giza, which is the oldest town in Egypt, and it does feel like it, literally, could be improved. Rooms in a 4-star property are expected to be maintained. Had to ask for a room change on first day. The cab driver in Cairo, the tour guides for Alexandria and Cairo, were awesome. Yes, an English-speaking driver would have been appreciated, but since English is not widely spoken in Egypt, we had to manage with Google Translator anyway. The driver otherwise was very nice and interesting person. We were playing Bollywood songs in the last days of the trip – got to know his love for Amitabh Bachchan and he could literally identify the movie name by just listening to old songs of Amitabh sir. Something which could’ve been better as well – on the cruise, the driver was there to make arrangements but wasn’t given a place to be seated. This felt bad on humanitarian ground since we could see him standing outside the hall all the time. Another glitch was one of our domestic flights time mismatch – Cairo to Hurghada as per my records was 9AM, but actually was 11.45AM. This didn’t create much of a problem, but we had to rush after reaching Hurghada coz of our pre-booked afternoon activity. The property in Hurghada was just awesome. Realizing what all one could do just inside the property, I felt to have spent more time in Hurghada. Truly a 5 star experience. The very last day also, had to ask for room change as hotel (Pyramid Park, Giza) tried to give us a twin room. Finally, trip ended very well. Much better than I expected due to the services I received from various people and everything being planned much earlier. A big thanks to Yatharth and Mr Karam for making it a memorable trip for us. Local folks – Mr Ali (local contact), Hanny (cab driver in Cairo), other guides – thank you all. Cruise Dinner with a surprise gift on our anniversary was a lifetime experience.

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    Arpita Das

    Kolkata

    Arpita's 9 days trip to Cairo

    On 2nd and 3rd Week of Oct we went to Jordon and Egypt. All bookings wee arranged by "Holiday Aces"- was an exceptionally great. We were received at the airport even before we could collect our baggage. The local company representatives there ( TRAVCO), guides, drivers were extremely efficient and extremely forthcoming during our entire stay. Would highly recommend your services. Everything was great Everybody was extremely efficient and professional. Kudos to Holiday Aces and Travel Triangle for making our Holidays memorable.

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    Satyajit Saha

    Mumbai

    Satyajit's 10 days trip to Cairo

    Except for the resort in Egypt, where check in process was super slow, with no help from the hotel staff, the entire tour was awesome. It was well planned and well arranged. Travel triangle did a good job.

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    Pradeep Baidya

    Navi mumbai

    Pradeep's 10 days trip to Cairo

    Egypt. Tour agents and services were excellent and very cooperative . Cruise was excellent but service provision inside the Train was of BAD quality. Hotel room provision at Pyramis park was satisfactory and need improvement in quality of cleanliness.. Room lights and telephones were defective and not properly maintained . Dubai hotel arrangement and tour was excelantent however services of tour guide was unsatisfactory and need improvement. All flight booking except Indigo flight for Dubai mum was not good . The hot and humid weather condition restricted enjoying the tour at Egypt.

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    Ashish Agrawal

    Raipur

    Ashish's 7 days trip to Cairo

    Everything was so well planned and organized that it always feel like home in different continent. We are thankful to team travel triangle and polar routes to give us such an amazing lifetime experience. Staying in cruise ship for 3 days that too in Nile river.

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    Jagadishantin

    Bengaluru

    Jagadishantin's 7 days trip to Cairo

    Paisa vasool .you can suggest Indian restaurants and advise your guide to enquire if the guest wants that kind of food Museum

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    Irfan Shaikh

    Mumbai

    Irfan's 4 days trip to Cairo

    Last week we went to Thailand and all booking was arranged by "Holiday Aces" Holiday Aces was an exceptionally great travel agency. We were received at the airport even before we could collect our baggage. The company representatives, guides, drivers were extremely efficient and extremely forthcoming during our entire stay in Thailand. Would highly recommend your services. Everything was great Everybody was extremely efficient and professional. Kudos to Holiday Aces

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    Yes! Photography is allowed inside the aquarium.

    It is quite old as it was founded back in the 12th century.

    The best time to visit Citadel is in noon because at this time of the day the traffic is a little bit less and you can reach here without much delay.

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