If you are a return visitor to Cairo, this means you wish to see more of this historical City other than the usual sites like the Pyramids and Museum. A fascinating Egypt – Cairo Half Day Alternative Exploring the Turkish / Mamlouk influence on Egypt is very underestimated.
A visit to the first ever recorded ‘Nilometer’ structure which measured the level of the Nile in ancient times constructed through the Turkish dynasty.


• Transfer / guide in private air-conditioned vehicle with Professional driver
• Get inside tips from a local.
• Perfect introduction for first-time visitors.
• Guarantee your safety during your trip (24/7).


Pick up services from hotel & return
Bottled water during your trip
All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
Entrance fees to the mentioned historical place
Private English-speaking guide
All taxes & service charge.


Optional and extra activities.
Beverage and any personal spend.
Entrance to inside of the Pyramids (approx. EGP 40.00 – 100.00)
Visa to Egypt.
Tips are not compulsory and are left at your own appreciation.

Pick up after breakfast from your hotel with your tour Guide for a delightful Half day in Cairo visiting the spots often neglected by the touristic companies.
Situated on the southern tip of what is known as ‘Roda Island’, this historical structure is a unique insight called the “Nilometer”. It shows how the clever architects of the Umayyads period 715 AD known as the ‘Umayyads’, constructed this clever way of measuring the flow of water of the Nile and in which directions was best to take accurate statistics.
After that, you will be transferred with your Tour Guide to the Manyal district of Cairo to explore the wonderful Gardens and Palace of Prince Mohamed Ali which The Palace was constructed in 1901 AD and it includes mosque with intricate details, A tall tower of Moroccan design, a reception area hosting 2 rooms on entry, 1 with marble and ceramic interiors for the hot weather, and 1 with wooden.