You've booked your plane ticket and packed your bags, but what do you know about your next amazing vacation destination? Sit back and let us give you the basics about Cairo.
Cairo, the national capital of Egypt, is 100 miles (161 kilometers) southwest from the noteworthy city, Port Said.
It is an area of Giza Governorate that around 7,700,000 people live in.
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Looking forward to making new memories in Cairo? Kick off your adventure by choosing one of the 256 quality properties available here. You'll be wandering the streets of Egypt's impressive capital before you know it!
You're on vacation! It's the perfect time to splurge on the finer things in life. Spend a couple of nights at The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo or the Ramses Hilton and enjoy outstanding service and a decadent room.
Luggage and passport ready to go? Awesome — jump on a plane to Cairo International Airport (CAI). Once you hit the tarmac, you'll be only 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the northeast from the heart of Cairo.
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Arriving by air? Sixt at Cairo International Airport is the outlet to rent from after you land.
If your accommodation is around the city, head to Avis at Meridien Heliopolis. You'll find it a mere 1 mile (2 kilometers) from the town center.
So many things to do and so little time. If you're keen to experience the best this city has to offer, add the Egyptian Museum and the Museum of Islamic Art to your travel schedule. If you have an extra day to spare, visit the Coptic Museum and Hanging Church too.
Purchase some unique and even handmade gifts for your family back home and sit and relax with a snack at Khan el-Khalili.
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If you can make plans to be near Sultan Hussan Mosque during the hours of prayer, you'll be engaged in an experience unlike any other.
And there's more.
Don't you ever think about what life was like a long time ago? Find your way to Saladin Citadel, a historic castle, and take part in a guided tour.
If you have a spare day or two and don't mind traveling 55 miles (89 kilometers), stop by El Faiyum. This happening destination is brimming with things to see and do. If you want to spend the whole day in the area, stop by Hawara Pyramid first. Next head on over to Governorate Building and Pyramids of El Fayoum. If this doesn't appeal, try Bi'r Hukir. Just 55 miles (89 kilometers) away, this destination features other great attractions including the Deir el-Baramus, Deir al-Suryani and Deir el-Baramouse. Spend the day here to get to all of them!
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