Islamic Cairo Vacations
To feel the real pulse of Cairo, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore surrounding areas like Cairo, Imbabah, and Shubra al Khaymah.
To really understand Cairo, take a trip to one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Visit some of the interesting museums including Egyptian Museum, Coptic Museum and Gayer-Anderson Museum. The area is a great destination for those who love art. Visit the Museum of Islamic Art. Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at venues such as the Cairo Opera House.
Get your body moving out-of-doors at the many beautiful destinations nearby. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. Enjoy some of the pleasant urban spaces such as Al-Azhar Park.
Some popular Cairo attractions are in the Islamic Cairo area, including Citadel, Tahrir Square and Cairo Tower. To get a little closer to Cairo’s heart and soul, pay a visit to the area’s most important religious sites, such as the Ibn Tulun Mosque, the Muhammad Ali Mosque and the Sultan Hussan Mosque. For a tour of the nearby historic sights, visit Abdin Palace.
Find the perfect accessory, stock up on groceries or just window shop at nearby shopping hotspots such as Khan el-Khalili.
Islamic Cairo is a place of proud sporting traditions. Visit Arab Contracters Stadium, home to the Arab Contractors Sporting Club soccer team in winter and the Telecom Egypt Football Club. Relive the match’s greatest moments with local fans after the final whistle blows in a nearby pub.
Finding somewhere handy to rest your head within Islamic Cairo is simple. Check out the rooms, rates and amenities at the Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo, the Intercontinental Cairo Semiramis, or the Sofitel Cairo El Gezirah.