Cave church and garbage city day tour

Cave church and garbage city day tour

Cave church and

garbage city

day tour

Cairo garbage city tour and Cave church with Live Egypt tours. the garbage City and the cave church of saint-Simon is quite an experience the beautiful cut in the natural rock monastery and church is a phenomenal story behind it which seems for some people like a myth but for others, it’s a belief moving the mountain of Elmoqattam in Cairo is a story to be told visiting the garbage City and the church will be a great opportunity to know more about this story and also to see how the city of the garbage collectors developed into a huge profession with many families working on it especially that the Egyptians do not separate the garbage from the source so there is a profession to separate the garbage and to pick up the items that can be recycled and sell them to make a living all this and more you’ll be able to know and to see in one place

Day 1
Cave church and garbage city day tour

cave church and the garbage City over Mokattam Hill you be able to visit one of the largest churches and monasteries of the world the cave church of St Simon could have 20000 person at once it is Carved in the natural rock of the Hill and beautiful other inscriptions on the walls it is one of the Magnificent churches in the world considered to be the largest in Egypt Africa and the Middle East date back to the 10th century it is like a wonder and adding to this beauty of it the experience of getting to it as we will drive through the garbage city in order to reach the church as the area around the church became the center of garbage collector in the 70s after they were moved from another neighborhood called Imbaba and as any profession rather than one place also the garbage collectors you will get to see boxes of garbage around the place very narrow streets and also the recycling factory is very close to this location most of the families are working in the garbage collecting and separating as we don’t separate garbage from the source in Egypt

Cave church and garbage city day tour includes

  • Transfers from your hotel ( back and fourth )
  • Snacks during the tour.
  • Tour expenses
  • Fluent English speaking guide
  • Private modern A/C vehicle with Wi-Fi on board
  • All taxes and charge

Cave church and garbage city excludes

  • Any items not listed
  • Tipping

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Cave church and garbage city day tour
From $ 55
per Adult

Trip Facts

  • Single Traveler Supplement  50%