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    Ancient history at its best, Egyptian Antiquities Museum boasts a collection notable for its standout pieces and, with a total of around 120,
    Tours from $10
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    Learn more about a continuous tradition that links the ancient to Islamic Egypt at The Coptic Museum, an impressive fortified building housin
    Tours from $23
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    Memphis Museum , Cairo
    Part of a World Heritage Site, Memphis Museum displays the remnants of the ancient city of Memphis. This open-air museum has multiple sphinxe
    Tours from $19
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    See a different side of the Giza necropolis during a visit to Solar Boat Museum, a facility displaying the reconstructed Khufu solar ship. Hi
    Tours from $13
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    Tour a well-preserved 17th-century complex and see a vast collection of carpets, furniture, and curiosities at Gayer-Anderson Museum (Bayt al
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    Cairo boasts a plethora of accommodations, from opulent hotels on the Nile riverside, to very basic hostels. Besides 5-star options, you'll find plenty of large, business-oriented hotels scattered around town, offering modern but simple rooms and amenities. Budget-friendly lodgings can be found mostly in the downtown area, while Cairo's many suburbs offer more in terms of mid-range establishments.
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