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Looking for things to do in Cairo? You'll be surprised. This large, bustling and fascinating African city is a true living museum. It is impossible to take a step without bumping into any architectural gem or cultural treasure. The old town, known as Old Cairo is home to some of the most important places to visit in Cairo. The Mosque of Ibn Tulun, the city's most ancient mosque and one of the top Cairo attractions; the Coptic neighborhood and its Christian churches like as the church of Santa Mara, the citadel of Saladin and the spectacular Mehmet Al Pasha Mosque (also known as the Alabaster Mosque) are just a few examples of things to see in Cairo which nobody should miss. But we can't speak about Cairo without mentioning the pyramids of Giza. The Great pyramid of Cheops should top your list of stuff to do in Cairo. But still there is more. Another of the best Cairo activities is visiting the souks which make for a full sensory experience. The
Khan el-Khalili souk is renowned for
silks and spices and you can buy
objects of copper and brass at An-Nahassin. If you're still wondering what to do in Cairo, check out these tips from real travelers and find all the best attractions in Cairo.

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Cairo Citadel (Saladin Citadel)
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Mosque of Muhammad Ali
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Khan El Khalili Bazaar
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The Egyptian Museum
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Nile River in Cairo
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Pyramid of Khafre
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The Hanging Church
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City of the Dead
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Al-Azhar Park
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Church of St. George
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Rivers in Cairo
Nile River Cruise
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Of Cultural Interest in Cairo
Khufu Ship
Museums in Cairo
The Papyrus Museum
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