3H Visit Old Cairo Churches & Coptic Museum Tour

Cairo, Egypt,
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$107.00
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Free Cancellations Available
Overview
Duration
3h
Voucher type
mobile
What To Expect

Old Cairo is renowned for its antique churches. Al Moallaqa (the Suspended church) was built on the remains of the Roman fortress of Babylon. It was built at the turn of the IV century. A wood carving represents Jesus Christ entering Jerusalem. It houses about ninety rare icons of basilican style. The Abu Sega Church, which dates from the IV century a.c, was used by the holy family as a shelter on their escaping from King Herod. Virgin's church is one of the modern churches and has especial importance after news spread of the appearance of the Virgin Mary on one of its tombs. The Coptic Museum includes the finest collection of Coptic art and antiques in the world, including illuminated manuscripts, icons and textiles.

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Highlights
Admire the Al Moallaqa
View the Abu Sega Church
Explore the appearance of the Virgin Mary on one of its tombs
Admire the Coptic Museum
Operating days
Mon,Tue,Wed,Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
Cancellation Policy
can-cancel You can cancel your tour until 3 days before your travel date
Provider
HotelBeds Egypt
Meeting Point

Guests will be picked up from the hotels. Please call the supplier 24 hours in advance to confirm the pick-up time.