Cairo, Egypt

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night life

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food

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culture

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Map of Cairo with roads and terrain

Transportation to Cairo

Description

Cairo is the capital of Egypt and, with a total population of Greater Cairo metropolitan area in excess of 16 million people, one of the largest cities in both Africa and the Middle East (the regions which it conveniently straddles). It is also the 19th largest city in the world, and among the world's most densely populated cities.

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Accommodations in Cairo

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Bedouin Hostel

6.4
from 6
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Meramees Hostel

9.2
from 7
USD

Top Things to Do in Cairo

Keops Pyramid

Ancient Ruin

Gizeh Plateau

Ancient Ruin

Egyptian Antiquities Museum

Specialty Museum

Old City (Coptic Cairo)

Historic Walking Area

Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids

Ancient Ruin

Kefre, the second pyramid

Ancient Ruin

Islamic Cairo

Neighborhood

Dahshur

Ancient Ruin

Mohamed Ali Mosque

Sacred & Religious Site

The Photographic Gallery

Art Gallery

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Popular Tours in Cairo

7-Days 5 Star Cairo and Nile Cruise Tour with Domestic Flights

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7-day tour to cover Cairo and other Egypt highlights.  Visit the Pyramids and enjoy sailing on the Nile Cruise, transfers by Egypt air domestic flights and... Read More

Small Group Camel or Horseback Riding at Pyramids of Giza

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A horseback or camel ride at the Pyramids of Giza is a unique adventure it is an experience that is a must do thing during your Egypt vacation. The charm and... Read More

Private Guided Day Tour to Monasteries from Cairo

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On this private tour you have the opportunity to visit the monastery of the first monk in history, the Monastery of Saint Anthony and the monastery of the first... Read More

Half-Day Small Group Tour: Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx

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This is a 4-hour budget tour Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx were you can see one of the ancient wonders of the world. Be amazed by the Pharaonic Egyptian... Read More

Saqqara, Memphis, and Dahshure Day Tour from Cairo or Giza

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Visit the unique sites of Saqqara, Memphis, and Dahshure to discover the different stages of the pyramid's building stages. Accompanied by a local guide and your... Read More

Private Tour: Giza Pyramids, Egyptian Museum, and Khan al-Khalili

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Savor three classic Cairo experiences in a single day on this private 7.5-hour day tour: the Giza Pyramids, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Egyptian Museum, and... Read More

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Cost of Living in Cairo

Daily Budget:
USD

23 - 33

Weekly Budget:
USD

161 - 231
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
4.50
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
4.50
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
11.25
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
2.00
Beer at a Bar
USD
1.00
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
9.00
Ticket to a Movie
USD
4.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
0.20
Taxi (1km)
USD
0.20

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Cairo Weather: Average Temperature

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
70 75 83 90 92 94 95 92 84 76 68 65
53 56 62 68 71 74 76 73 67 60 52 50
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
21 24 29 32 34 34 35 33 29 24 20 18
12 13 16 20 22 23 25 23 20 16 12 10

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