6-Hour Coptic Cairo Tour
Enjoy this 6-hour tour to the Coptic Quarter in Cairo including the Hanging Church of the Virgin Mary and a visit to Ben Ezra Synagogue. You will also see Virgin Mary Church in the Zeitoun area, and Mostorod Church.
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What's included :
- Qualified Egyptologist guide
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
- Entry/Admission - Hanging Church (El Muallaqa, Sitt Mariam, St Mary)
- Entry/Admission - Ben Ezra Synagogue
What's excluded :
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Begin this tour at 08:30 from your hotel accompanied by your guide in an air-conditioned bus to visit the Coptic Quarter. Visit the Jewish synagogue and Virgin Mary Church at the ancient Babylon Fortress. You will have about two hours of time to explore these sites with your guide.
Then, enjoy another short half-hour drive to the El Zeitoun area to see Saint Mary Church, built in 1925. You will have time to discover the historical site before continuing on. ( about 1:30 hour )
Drive to Mostorod, where the Holy family stopped near Cairo. The Holy well is also nearby, the site where Jesus was bathed. For about 1:30 hours you will be able to visit this stop.
At the end of your tour, return to your hotel.
Departure Point :Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Traveler pickup is offered
Departure Time :8:30 AM
Return Detail :Returns to original departure point
Hotel Pickup :
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
- Not wheelchair accessible
- Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- 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
- A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
- Near public transportation
- Most travelers can participate
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
- Face masks required for travelers in public areas
- Face masks required for guides in public areas
- Face masks provided for travelers
- Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
- Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
- Guides required to regularly wash hands
- You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
- For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.