Azhar Mosque and Islamic Sites

Itinerary and Overview

Stylish Holidays tour guide will pickup you from your hotel and transfer you to the heart of Islamic Cairo to explore the major sites during the Islamic period in Egypt, we will start with El Azhar, the first Islamic University, established in 972 (361 H) shortly after the founding of Cairo itself, it was originally designed by the Fatimid general Jawhar El-Sequili and built on the orders of Caliph Muezz Li-Din Allah. Then we visit Al Mouayyed Mosque which was constructed between 1415 and 1422 AD
After that we visit Bab Zuweila which was built under the supervision of Badr Al Dein Al Gamal. And cross the road to Al Hussein Mosque, and onto Beit El Sehimy the unique Islamic house. Continue walking to Al Hakam Mosque one of the Fatimide Mosques, then to Bab al Fetouh and Bab Al Nasr which were built under the supervision of Gawhar El Sakaly.
After you have explored the Islamic sites,  you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo


Excursion Information

Trip duration 4 hours approximately
Trip runs Daily
Starting from Your hotel in Cairo or Giza
Return to Your hotel in Cairo or Giza
Pick up time 09:00 AM or 12:00 PM


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Prices & Reservation


Excursion Price
Single Person2-4 Persons5-9 Persons10-14 Persons
US$ 95 US$ 65 US$ 50 US$ 45
Price includes
  • Round trip transfers from and to your location in Cairo
  • All transfers by air conditioned vehicle
  • Professional Egyptologist guide (All major languages are available)
  • Entrance fees
  • Taxes and service charge
  • Assistance of Stylish Holidays during trip
Price excludes
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Meals except where indicated
  • Drinks
  • Personal expenses

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Contact Information

Stylish Holidays - Adventure Division

6 Madfaiaa Buildings, Beside City Stars
Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt
Tel: +20 2 26908570/71
Fax: +20 2 2418 3642
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