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Egypt - Cairo (PDF Chapter)
This is the Cairo chapter from Lonely Planet’s Egypt guidebook.
Cairo’s crowds are a small price to pay to experience the place Egyptians call Umm ad-Dunya – the Mother of the World. One taxi ride can pass resplendent mosques, grand avenues and 19th-century palaces, with views of the Pyramids of Giza.
- gaze up at the towering Pyramids of Giza
- step back into Egypt’s ancient past in the Egyptian Museum
- escape the city noise in Al-Azhar Park
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Courses, Tours, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Greater Cairo, Giza and Heliopolis.
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