In the Islamic area of Cairo, Khan El Khalili is one of the oldest markets in Egypt dating back to 1382. While strolling through the market, enjoy the Islamic historical buildings and discover more about Islamic Cairo’s history. In addition to being the most well-known silver market, this spot is the perfect place to shop for old antiques, handmade accessories and old perfume bottles – as well as coins, glassware, handcrafts, shishas and costumes that would make a perfect gift. Tempted to visit? You can do so with Culture Trip on our immersive small-group Egypt adventure, led by our local insider.