OrangeSmile Tours Best destinations around the world - Travel Guide
Cairo

City break in Cairo. Active leisure ideas for Cairo - attractions, recreation and nightlife

 Cairo A holiday in Cairo will be liked by tourists who enjoy walking in beautiful nature. There are many attractive parks and gardens in the city. The best way to escape from heat during a hot day is to make a walk in Al-Azhar Park. From early morning till evening this park is very popular with both citizens and guests of the city. Al-Azhar is particularly popular with families with children. Fans of ecotourism are recommended to make a trip to Wadi Degla Nature Reserve, which is located near Cairo. Excursion routes here are held to the most beautiful natural places. During their walk in the resort visitors will be able to appreciate the diversity of the local flora and fauna in its full splendor.
In Cairo, there is a wide choice of entertainment for the whole family. The city has several beautiful amusement parks, one of the best being Sindbad. The main decoration of this park is a … Open
Sayyed Zeinab Cultural Park is also an ideal destination for fans of active holidays and picnics. In this place you can ride a bike or get some rest in the shade of trees with your favorite book. There is also an aquarium in Cairo. Visiting it will help diversify your holiday and admire exotic inhabitants of deep seas. Tourists are usually very delighted with excursions to Zamalek Island. This pristine area of untouched wilderness will surely please fans of beach relaxation and tourists who simply cannot leave without exploring beautiful natural places.
Nightlife facilities are not very common in Cairo comparing to numerous Eastern cities. However, fans of club music and cocktails will don’t have to be bored in the city. Fans of dancing are recommended to visit After Eight disco. Various colorful parties are held here literally every day. Among the bars of the city travellers are recommended to visit Sand. The bar has gained sufficient popularity with visitors due to rich choice of refreshments and a diversified entertainment program. High Heels is probably the most popular dance club of the city. The cozy and spacious club can take more than a hundred visitors at a time. There are a large colorful dance floor and beautiful hall with upholstered furniture for private relaxation. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Guests of Cairo will never feel limited when choosing a dining facility. The city is home to hundreds of restaurants, bars and cafes. Abu Tarek Koshary is one of the most famous restaurants … Open
Tourists are recommended to go to one of the local street markets when they want to purchase memorable souvenirs. A wide range of products can be found in Khan Al-Khalili Market. Tourists are usually amazed by the lively atmosphere that reigns in the market. Needless to say, the choice of goods is so diverse that almost every buyer can get lost easily there. Han El Halili market is the best place to purchase products, spices and sweets, and Suuq el Ataba market offers not only fresh food, but also handmade crafts and jewelry.
Cairo Mosque Guests of the capital of Egypt can make hot-air balloon rides or try safari. Don’t neglect these exciting activities because they burst the level of adrenaline and give tourists an opportunity to see the breathtaking nature of the region. The Horror House Club is a must for everyone who seeks thrilling experiences. The club regularly organizes scary theatrical performances and all visitors participate in them. This immersive aspect creates the inimitable atmosphere of fear and horror. Adrenalin Paintball is a center, the name of which speaks for itself. Groups of tourists will find it particularly exciting to play paintball together. It is a universal way to raise everyone’s mood.
Strict moral and ethical standards are one of the main national features that are definitely worth mentioning while describing Cairo. Many of the local traditions may seem rather strange to … Open
Casino Barriere El Gezirah is the right place for everyone who thinks that sitting at the table and playing roulette is the best entertainment. There are also many slot machines. In the capital of Egypt, travelers can always try escape quests. For this purpose, they need to contact a company like Escape Room Egypt that offers many interesting rooms. For example, visitors can try to get out of a prison or a secret laboratory. HintHunt is one more popular club with rooms decorated as a submarine or designed in a Zen style. Many tourists praise great organization and attention even to slight details. Golf is one more favorite pastime of both tourists and locals. To play this ever-popular game, consider visiting Mirage City Golf Club-J W Mariott or Katameya Heights Resort.
Empain Palace, Cairo Tourists wishing to try various entertaining activities will be fascinated to visit Verticality Zorbing Park and try to play bubble football. The game is really exciting and fun to play. Bowling fans are also not forgotten in Cairo. IBC (International Bowling Center) is the right place for them. Excursions on horses have become a very popular activity. To ride a horse or a pony, simply visit Cairo Horse Riding School or Stallion Equestrian Center. By the way, these centers also offer amazing performances with the gracious animals. Tourists inspired by Egyptian cuisine may want to learn to cook like locals. For them, companies like Bellies En-Route and The House of Cooking have prepared a range of interesting master classes dedicated to the traditional cuisine of the region.
Cairo offers its visitors to attend various sightseeing objects. Among memorable places of the city travellers will find numerous colorful markets and ancient religious buildings, historic … Open
Among spa salons that tourists can visit to relax after various activities and excursions, it is important to mention a spa salon open in the Four Seasons hotel and Radisson Blu Spa. Having rejuvenated, tourists can continue exploring the city’s nightlife. Numerous bars and nightclubs in Cairo always await new guests. For example, Jazz Bar, as it is not hard to guess, frequently hosts live jazz performances. It is a wonderful choice for groups of guests. 1897 Bar is a perfect match for all visitors who like a relaxed atmosphere. Vacationers who want to visit a bar with spectacular panoramic views will be delighted to visit Pour Vous Roof Top Bar. 3am Club is one more excellent destination in the evening. Just like After Eight Club, which was mentioned earlier, 3am has a wonderful dance floor.
Cairo - guide chapters 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

City tours, excursions and tickets in Cairo and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Cairo

Pub 28
Where: 28 Shagaret El Dorr, Zamalek, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)2 735 92 00;
Deals
Where: 5 El-Sayed el-Bakri, Zamalek, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)3 736 05 02;
Le Tabasco
Where: 8 Midan Amman, Doqqi, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)2 336 5583;
Windows on the World
Where: Ramses Hilton, 36th Floor, Downtown, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)2 577 74 44;
Jackie’s
Where: Nile Hilton, Midan Tahrir, Downtown, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)2 578 04 44;
Absolute
Where: 8 Amman Square, Dokki, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)2 349 73 26;
Cairo Jazz Club
Where: 197 26th of July, Agouza, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)2 345 99 39;
Coco Jungle
Where: Saray el-Gezira Street, Le Pacha 1901 boat, Zamalek, Cairo; Telephone: +20 (0)2 340 67 30;
Belly Dancing
Reference information
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Cairo
♥   Amusement park 'Cairo Land' , 1.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Dream Park' , 20.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Geroland' , 25.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Car rental on OrangeSmile.com Rentals in Cairo

Thailand Relaxes Its COVID-19 Policy

New Year events in Thailand are likely to bring more people this year because everyone is tired of lockdowns and craving normal life. Many tourists, who book hotels in Pattaya, Krabi, or Phuket for the holiday season, also want to participate. As champagne has become an essential drink for New Year celebrations, the question regarding alcohol consumption comes to mind. The government allowed serving alcoholic drinks during the New Year countdown but only open-air cafes and restaurants with good ventilation will be permitted to do this until 1 am on 1 January 2022. This rule is nationwide. Read this

07.10.2022

Photogallery of picturesque Cairo

Search for active leisure and attraction spots on Cairo map

Address/Sight name City/Region Country Within radius, km
 Types of touristic objects to search for
Hotels & Car rental
Carhire locations
0 star
1 star
2 stars
3 stars
4 stars
5 stars
Touristic places
Art galleries
Churches/Temples
Museums
Castles/Palaces
Monuments
Touristic areas
Sightseeings
Attractions
Attraction parks
Casino
Theaters/Cinema
Disco/Clubs
Parks
Zoo
Aqua parks
Transport
Airports
Train stations
Bus stations
Metro
Parkings
Fuel stations
Ports/Ferries
Open the list of object types
Health/Sport
Open the list of object types
Food/Money
Open the list of object types
Shopping
Open the list of object types
Beauty/Medicine
Open the list of object types
City services
Open the list of object types
Useful services

City break ideas for neighbours of Cairo

Guide to your best city break in Cairo - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Cairo - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Cairo?' disappears immediately.
OrangeSmile.com - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
Secure Server
Head office
Weegschaalstraat 3, Eindhoven
5632 CW, The Netherlands
+31 40 40 150 44


Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | About us
Copyright © 2002 - OrangeSmile Tours B.V. | OrangeSmile.com | Under the direction and management of IVRA Holding B.V. - Registered at Kamer van Koophandel (KvK), The Netherlands No. 17237018