Private Tour from Cairo to Birqash Camel Market

Day tour to Birqash Camel market. It’s only available on Friday or Sunday. Drive around 35 km from Cairo to Birqash Camel Market, the largest camel market in Egypt. Wake up early to arrive early in Birqash because the market most active between 7 am to 9 am and ends around 12 o’clock. our tour guide will take you from your hotel and transfer by air conditioned car to Birqash Camel market. You have the chance know more about the history of camel markets in Egypt and where it before Birqash, as well as know more about the different between the Egyptian camels, Sudan camels and Somalia Camels all of these camels kinds sold in camel market. The camel’s traders have sense of humor and they are friendly with the buyers and foreigners as well. Enjoy the breakfast in the market and drink the tasty tea while listening to them stories and tales with the others in one tent. At the end know more about the differences of Egyptian, Sudan, and Somalia camel and take memorable photos with camels

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5 hours


Hotel pickup available


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  • What's included :
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Professional guide
    • Bottled water
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide
    • Snacks
    • Entry/Admission - Birqash Camel Market (Souq al-Gamaal)
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
    • Gratuities
    • Photography tickets for camera
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Birqash Camel Market (Souq al-Gamaal), Barqash, Imbaba, Cairo, Egypt, Cairo 11511 Egypt

    This private tour of the Camel Market. Available on Fridays and Saturdays only, see camel trades and merchants up close as camels are bought and sold. Learn about the history of the market and how the camels are herded from your guide as you watch it all unfold. This experience is not for the faint of heart.

    Duration: 3 hours

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up at 7:00 am
    Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    • Face masks required for travelers in public areas
    • Face masks required for guides in public areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


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Organised by Trip to Pharaoh

Activity ID: V-268707P15

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