Cave Church

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  • Address: Saint Simon Monastery, Al Abageyah, Qism El-Khalifa, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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  • Phone: +20-25123666
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids, Sculpture

The Cave Church, also referred to as the Monastery of Saint Simon is actually located in an area that is called the ‘Garbage City’. The scintillating church is actually cut into a cave with well-done interiors, stone sculptures cut into walls and a lot more. There are a total of 3 churches here including a hidden chapel. The church is massive and the experience of hearing a mass here is out of the world.

Cave Church Travel Tips

  • It is wise to dress modestly.
  • Maintain peace and calm in the church.

Cave Church Hours

  • Timings will differ with time of mass. Please call for details.

How to Reach Cave Church

  • Hire a taxi.

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  • Cave Church Address: Saint Simon Monastery, Al Abageyah, Qism El-Khalifa, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
  • Cave Church Contact Number: +20-25123666
  • Time required to visit Cave Church: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 6.12% of people who visit Cairo include Cave Church in their plan

  • 52.08% of people start their Cave Church visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Cave Church

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Cave Church

People normally club together Memphis And Sakkara and Mosque Of Al- Azhar while planning their visit to Cave Church.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • Do I have to book a guided tour of the cave churches or can I just go there in a taxi to look at any time during the day? thank you

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  • Hello, I would like to attend the service at the Cave Church. On which day and at which time will it take place? Thank you in advance!

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    • Hello, you can confirm the timings of service by directly contacting the church authorities on  20-25123666.

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