Egypt – Central – Cairo, Giza, Faiyum, Beni Suef, Minya

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What to do here
 
 World Heritage Sites
  • Historic Cairo
  • Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur
  • Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley)
 Tentative WHS
  • Dahshour archaeological area (01/11/1994)
  • El Fayoum: Kom Aushim (Karanis), Dimai (Soknopaiounesos), Qasr Qarun (Dionysias), Batn I hrit (Theadelphia), Byahma-Medinet el Fayoum….. (01/11/1994)
  • Gebel Qatrani Area, Lake Qaroun Nature Reserve (10/02/2003)
  • Great Desert Landscapes (12/06/2003)
  • Helwan Observatory (03/11/2010)
  • Minia (01/11/1994)
  • Necropolises of Middle Egypt, from the Middle Empire to the Roman period (28/07/2003)
  • Oasis of Fayoum, hydraulic remains and ancient cultural landscapes (28/07/2003)
  • Raoudha nilometre in Cairo (28/07/2003)
 Sights (Temporarily Reinstated)
  • Al-Azhar Mosque Cairo
  • Cairo Museum
  • Khan al Khalili market
  • Zamalek Riverside, Cairo
 World Capitals
  • Cairo
 African Cities
  • Banha
  • Beni Suef
  • Cairo/Giza
  • Faiyum
  • Mallawi
  • Minya
  • Shibin El Kom
 World Cities and Popular Towns
  • Cairo/Giza
 Airports
  • Cairo (CAI)
 Railway, Metro, Funiculars, Cable Cars
  • Cairo Metro
  • Cairo Ramses Station
  • Cairo-Luxor-Aswan Line
  • Lower Egypt Intercity Rail Experience (Cairo and North)
 Museums
  • Cairo: Carriage Museum
  • Cairo: Child Museum
  • Cairo: Coptic Museum
  • Cairo: Egyptian Geological Museum
  • Cairo: Egyptian Museum
  • Cairo: Egyptian National Military Museum
  • Cairo: Egyptian Textile Museum
  • Cairo: Ethnographic Museum
  • Cairo: Gayer-Anderson Museum
  • Cairo: Gezira Center for Modern Art
  • Cairo: Museum of Islamic Art
  • Cairo: Museum of Islamic Ceramics
  • Cairo: Museum Of Modern Egyptian Art
  • Cairo: National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
  • Cairo: The Townhouse Gallery
  • Giza: Imhotep Museum
  • Giza: Mukhtar Museum
  • Mallawi: Mallawi Museum
  • Tala: Sadat Museum
 House Museums/Plantations
  • Giza: Ahmed Shawki Museum
  • Giza: Taha Hussein Museum
 Castles, Palaces, Forts
  • Beshtak Palace, Cairo
  • Cairo: Abdeen Palace
  • Cairo: Al-Gawhara Palace
  • Cairo: Heliopolis Palace
  • Cairo: Manial Palace
  • Cairo: Prince Amr Ibrahim Palace
  • Cairo: Tahra Palace
  • Faiyum: Anisa Wissa Palace
 Religious Temples
  • Cairo: Al-Azhar Mosque
  • Cairo: Ibn Tulun Mosque
  • Cairo: Mosque-Madrassa of Sultan Hassan
  • Cairo: Muhammad Ali Mosque
  • Cairo: St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral
 Modern Architecture Buildings
  • Cairo Marriott Hotel
  • Cairo Tower
  • Cairo: Yacoubian Building
 World of Nature
  • Lake Qarun Protected Area
  • Wadi El-Rayan Protected Area
 Festivals
  • Cairo International Book Fair
  • Cairo International Film Festival
  • Cairo Jazz Festival
  • Downtown Contemporary Arts Festival, Cairo
  • EGYcon
 Experiences
  • Cruise down the Nile
  • Experience Belly dance
  • Haggle at the bazaar
  • Play/hear sistrum
  • Sham al-Naseem
  • Taste Koshary
 Entertainment/Things to do
  • Adrenalin Paintball, Cairo
  • El Sawy Culture Wheel, Cairo
  • Makan, Cairo
 Zoos
  • Giza: Giza Zoo
 Botanical Gardens
  • Cairo: Japanese Botanical Garden
  • Giza: Orman Garden
 Theme Parks
  • Cairo: Dreamland
 Malls/Department Stores
  • Cairo: Citystars
  • Cairo: Festival City
  • Cairo: Mall of Arabia
  • Cairo: Mall of Egypt
 Markets
  • Cairo: El Azbakeya Wall
  • Cairo: Khan al Khalili market
  • Cairo: Souq El Gom’aa (Friday’s Market)
 Monuments
  • Cairo: Omar Makram Statue
  • Cairo: Statue of Ibrahim Pasha
 Maritime/Ship Museums
  • Giza: Khufu Ship (Giza Solar boat museum)
 Railway Museums
  • Cairo: Egyptian Railway Museum
EGYPT - مصر‎
Walking in Heliopolis
Well the pyramids are still there
Saqqara step pyramid; Jan. 1978
Sphinx; Jan. 1978
Burnt Government Building (2012)
The Pyramids (2012)
Mosque inside the Citadel