The Egyptian Museum, Wasim Hasan, Ismailia, Qasr El Nil, Egypt
Exploring the history of Egypt is a journey filled with captivating stories and remarkable artifacts. The Egyptian Museum of Cairo houses an impressive collection of over 120,000 artifacts, including the renowned Gold Mask of Tutankhamun. The museum also holds a vast array of Pharaonic antiquities and a collection of papyrus, coins, and more. Moving on to the Citadel of Saladin, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, you'll discover its rich history dating back to the 12th century. The Citadel features the Mosque of Mohammed Ali, inspired by Istanbul's famous Sultan Ahmed Mosque, as well as royal palaces that have been transformed into museums. The day's itinerary includes visits to these iconic sites, along with the Alabaster Mosque, all guided by your private Egyptologist. It's a chance to immerse yourself in Egypt's enchanting past.