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Pharaonic Village

3 El Bahr El Aazam St, Giza, Egypt
+20 2 35722533
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Pharaonic Village Guided Half Day Tour from Cairo
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“boat ride”(24 reviews)
“daily life”(11 reviews)
“ancient egypt”(25 reviews)
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the pharaohs cruising restaurants Imagine going to a place a few miles from the center of Cairo, Egypt. Where Egypt's entire history and art comes alive! Such a place exists in the Pharaonic Boat, on Jacob Island in the Nile.
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3 El Bahr El Aazam St, Giza, Egypt
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+20 2 35722533
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"boat ride"
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"daily life"
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"ancient egypt"
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"petting zoo"
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"daily activities"
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"live actors"
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"egyptian life"
in 7 reviews
"re enacted"
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"takes hours"
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"real tomb"
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"nile river"
in 7 reviews
"interesting place"
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"guided tour"
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"living history"
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"small museum"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a lovely place.. it takes min half of the day, & you may spend the whole day there if the weather is fine Everyone will enjoy, those who like nature will love the cruise.. those who love old Egypt’s monuments will like it very...More

Thank Marian N
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Pharaonic V, Guest Relations Manager at Pharaonic Village, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Many thanks for your visit & your review :)

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

This site is apparently meant more for Egyptians than foreign tourists. Some of it was a little hokey or commercialized, but overall it gives a nice overview of life in ancient Egypt. We didn't visit the whole facility (it looks like there is an amusement...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018

I took my 8 yr old son to Cairo for a long weekend to see first hand what he had been learning about in History at school last term. On the last day, having seen the pyramids, museum etc i took him to the Village...More

Thank Claire G
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Pharaonic V, Guest Relations Manager at Pharaonic Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thanks for visiting us... We promise to develop the petting zoo & the amusement park and we are thankful for your review

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This place is definitely aimed at children & I'm sure they enjoy it. They have reenactments while a recorded message explains things - I had many giggles at how badly this was done. After that, a tour guide goes with you through various areas filled...More

Thank Daniel P
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Pharaonic V, Guest Relations Manager at Pharaonic Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

Thanks Mr. Daniel for your review, Your note about the recorded message will be considered by the management of the pharanic village

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This attraction was built by Dr Ragab who wanted a place to educate young Egyptians about their heritage by means of living history vignettes.. The visit begins with a boat ride across a channel of the Nile river and then you circle around a small...More

Thank Steven P
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Most of the information about the owner of this park not about pharaonic history The park equipment such as the boat and the statues Strong air pollution from the tour boat is very disturbing Overall not bad

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Had to have a bit of a giggle. Not quite what I was expecting. Was like fantasyland in NZ when I was a kid. We didn't stay for the 9D show as the kids had a long day and it was 4pm. There is food...More

Thank Heather G
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Treat yourself a very romantic yet quiet place after a long day walk...yes we spend our evening with delicious food, fine drinks with their live music and great spectacles...perfect night along the Nile river indeed..

Thank Marylin P
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Reviewed 13 December 2017

Better for kids, kinda hokey but we had some laughs, we could picture the characters whipping out their cell phone once the boat had passed and they had done their schtick. It does explain lots about Egypt. After seeing the real temples, it was a...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

This is the worst disaster of an "old village" I've ever seen, and I've seen plenty in many parts of the world. They were all "working villages." It was the only thing in Egypt that I regretted having done. First, you travel in a boat...More

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Pharaonic V, Guest Relations Manager at Pharaonic Village, responded to this reviewResponded 1 April 2018

We are sorry for the negative experience you have had at the pharaonic village… We are constantly trying to develop our museums and use modern methods in executing them, and since your visit we have opened 2 more museums and we hope that you can...More

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MajazHamid
21 June 2017|
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Response from Darwihs | Reviewed this property |
These are the prices in egyption pound Pharaonic Village Prices for Foreigners Village Tour + Treasures of Tutankhamun + 3 Museums = 255 c Tour of the village + treasures of Tutankhamun + 3 museums + yacht trip = 295... More
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14 December 2016|
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SABAH S
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Tickets price for adults: Village tour + 3 museums + replica of Tutankhamun's tomb= 200 L.E Village tour + 3 museums + replica of Tutankhamun's tomb + yacht trip = 225 L.E Village tour + 3 museums + replica of Tutankhamun's... More
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