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Printable maps of Cairo

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Map of metro in Cairo

Interactive maps of hiking and biking routes around Cairo

1. You can zoom in/out using your mouse wheel, as well as move the map of Cairo with your mouse.
2. This interactive map presents two modes: 'Biking Routes' and 'Hiking Routes'. Use the '+' button on the map to switch between them.

Railway and landscape maps of Cairo area

This Cairo map has two modes: 'Railway Network' and 'Landscape & Rural Map'. Use the '+' button on the map to navigate.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Cairo and surroundings

Overview of festivals and celebrations in Egypt

The Sun Festival in Abu Simbel is timed to the victory of Pharaoh Ramses II over the Hittites. In commemoration of the event, two temples were cut in the rock on the banks of the Nile: in honor of the Pharaoh himself and his wife. Tourists from all over the world come to see how the sun's rays illuminate the stone statues of the ruler, the gods Ptah, Amun, and Ra. Residents of the surrounding areas arrange large-scale celebrations with music, dancing, and costumed performances. In the evening, a fascinating laser show telling about the history of Egypt takes place at the walls of the temple. The Cairo International Film Festival is held in winter. In February, you can visit the World Book Fair, which is visited by world-famous writers. The annual fishing festival with contests and prizes takes place in Hurghada at the same time. … Open

Photogallery of Cairo sights

Our guide to Cairo

Cairo for children - what to visit

Those who like to visit unusual sights with children will be interested in a walk along the Gabalaya Park and Aquarium. This is a very unusual landscape park with a lot of stone paths, exotic plants and artificial caves, in each of which, interesting surprises awaits visitors. One can make a lot of great photos in the park. Children will love to walk along the elegant stone bridges, as well as explore attractions … Open

Shopping, streets and outlets

On Muizz Street (or Shareʻ El Muizz), there is a no less interesting market called the Coppersmiths Bazaar that is a great place to shop interesting souvenirs. For more than a thousand years, skillful artisans have made items of incredible beauty from copper and brass in Cairo. At the Coppersmiths Bazaar, it is possible to purchase magnificent candle holders, hookah, trays, fabulous copper tablemats, copper … Open

Advices for travellers

3. Do not wear short skirts, shorts and T-shirts with short sleeves for a walk in Cairo. The proper clothes for the city should be as closed as possible. Bright outfits should also be worn in night clubs only. 4. All major hotels, shopping complexes and petrol stations allow payments by credit card. When going to the market, make sure you have enough paper money. It is better to stock up with more … Open

Active recreation

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. … Open

Festivals and events in Cairo

Festivals in Cairo definitely deserve the attention of tourists who want to spend some quality time in the ancient city. Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival remains one of the most popular events in the festival calendar of the capital of Egypt. During it, the central streets of the city turn into venues for art exhibitions, music concerts, master classes, and interesting films. Vacationers can also participate in … Open

Travel guide to Cairo

In the heart of the city is the greatest architectural monument of our time - the Cairo Tower. This is an incredibly beautiful skyscraper, which, with its outlines, resembles a lotus stalk. Its height is 187 meters. In this skyscraper there are office centers and shopping pavilions, and on one of its last floors there is a revolving restaurant. Here is also one of the best viewing grounds in the city, ideal for … Open - 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.
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