Free and low-cost leisure activities in Egypt


We invite you to share some information regarding leisure activities that are free or low-cost in Egypt. This information will give future expats (or even current expats) an idea regarding some of leisure activities that they might not be aware of.

Is there a way to find out about free or low-cost fun activities in Egypt, such as a specific app, or a newsletter, or magazine, tourism board, etc.? How do you find out where events are organised?

What are the most common free leisure activities in Egypt?
Which free activities do you recommend for children, for teenagers, for adults, and for seniors?

Are there certain days where access to paid activities are offered at a lower price or even for free, such as museum entry, or exhibitions, or a theme park, etc.?

How do you maximise your leisure activities in the most cost-effective manner?

Thank you for sharing your experience,


Street walking ,whilst identifying old buildings of history in old Cairo and downtown area.
So much variation of architecture of different periods and style.
Both European and Islamic .

Also enjoying the old Egyptian culture along the way.

Free of charge

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