Cairo Photography Walking Tour: Souqs, Mosques and Palaces


From £105.00
Location: Cairo, Egypt

Discover the ancient winding city streets of Cairo, Egypt, the cradle of civilization. Take a tour of Islamic Cairo visiting historic Fatimid era gateways to the old city as well as mosques, houses and palaces while passing through local markets. A memorable visit will by the walk through the famous Souq Khan al Khalili where vendors produce all kind of wares for your perusal.


  • Walking tour
  • Professional photographer guide

You will visit Cairo’s three enduring ramparts: Bab Al-Nasr (Gate of Victory), Bab Al-Futuh (Gate of Conquests) and Bab Al-Zuwayla, as well as the Street of the Tentmakers – Cairo’s only remaining medieval covered market. See Al-Azhar Mosque, the Mosque of Al Hakim, Beit as-Suhaymi (traditional family mansion) and the remains of Beshtak Palace on a fascinating walking tour through Islamic Cairo.

Your Cairo Photography Walking Tour ends at the Northern Gates to Islamic Cairo.

Some of the things you will learn from your photographer guide:

  • How to incorporate lighting conditions to create dramatic photos
  • How to capture the atmosphere of a particular scene
  • How to compose a photograph to get the maximum effect

Your English-speaking Photographer guide has in-depth local knowledge, a passion for Cairo and for the art of photography. So bring your camera and be prepared to walk, shoot and click.


Departure Point: In front of the main door of AlAzhar Mosque, in the El Hussein (Khan Al Khalili) district.

Departure Time: April 01 to October 31 – 8:00am / November 01 to March 31 – 9:00am

Return Details: Concludes at the Northern Gates to Islamic Cairo at approx. midday

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