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Aromatic Maadi Tour

Hosted by the Consul of the Cairo Arts & Culture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Fri 09 Mar 09:00 - 12:00

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The tour will be for 3 hours long and will be led by the famous Egyptology lecturer and tour guide Ahmed Seddik

The tour will be mainly in English but he is multilingual so probably he speaks your language

Here is the details of your tour guide Ahmed Seddik:
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We will have the exception for foreigners to pay same as locals and only 200EGP instead of 300EGP and we will have the exception not to prepay rather pay on the spot, so you will pay 200EGP at time of event, but you have to register with himthrough whatsapp: Protected content your Name/email/Number before the event, it's a must and it close at the 14th of FEB, and you are welcome to bring with you anyone wish to join as long as they are a member with InterNations, and you register him/her as well.

He even mentioned you can give him a call and he can tell you a brief of what you are going to expect, he is very helpful & friendly

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Fragrant Tour of Maadi
Dendro-Tour of Maadi
Devotees of Trees
Rare Trees and Books Maadi Tour
Maadi Tree Tour Dressed to the Nines
The Five Senses Tour of Maadi Trees
A Tree Tour of Maadi, the Wonders of the Plant Kingdom
Back to Nature: Common Sense and Uncommon Scents
Walk the Talk: Maadi Tree Tour

All of this represent Aromatic Maadi Tour. We will explore the flora of Cairo's greenest neighborhood and its botanical history, Art Galleries and Rare Books

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It is time to botanize. Every tree you meet in the street is a special treat. Our life exempt from public haunt finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.

Highlights:
Maadi's Top Ten Trees
ِِAncient Egyptian Trees
National Trees of Many Countries
The Story of the Oldest Botanical Garden
What Plants Talk About
Tree Poetry
Art Galleries
Bookstores

We hope to discover the trees of happiness and the trees that alleviate anxiety, stress and depression and acquaint ourselves with some awesome herbs from the Materia Medica.
Some of the trees listed here are not in Maadi, yet the names will come up in the discussion

‘a‘ali‘i-ku ma kua
Achnatherum robustum
Albizia julibrissin
Aloe vera
Anda Assu
Annona Muricata
Araucaria, monkey puzzles
Araucaria Heterophylla
Arborvitae
Banana
Barrel cactus
Basil, Ocimum basilicum
Bauhinia forficata, Brazilian orchid tree, Pata de Vaca
Bauhinia variegata
Belladonna
Berberis thunbergii (Japanese barberry,Thunberg's barberry, or Red barberry)
Bird of paradise
Bo tree
Bombax ceiba
Bougainvillea
Bread tree
Buckthorn
Buddleia
Butterfly tree
Callistemon viminalis
Camel's hoof
Carica papaya
Caryota
Cassia fistula
Cassia glauca
Cassia nodosa
Casuarina equisetifolia
Catharanthus roseus
Cedrela Toona
Ceiba speciosa
Cestrum nocturnum, Lady of the Night
Chorisia Crispiflora
Citrus
Clusia fluminensis
Cordia myxa
Cotton tree
Cupressus macrocarpa
Cycas revoluta
Cypress
Dalbergia sissoo, Indian Rosewood
Date palm
Dodonaea viscosa
Dracaena
Elephant ear
Epipremnum aureum
Eucalyptus leucoxylon
Euphorbia pulcherrima
Euphorbia milii
Ficus benghalensis
Ficus benjamina
Ficus decorum
Ficus elastica
Ficus Hawaii
Ficus macrophylla
Ficus nitida
Ficus religiosa
Ficus spragueana
Ficus sycomorus
Fishtail palm
Flame of the forest
Fruit salad tree
Happiness herb
Helianthus, sunflower
Hibiscus
Hollyhock
Huan hua
Hymenocallis
Hyphaene thebaica, doum palm
Jacaranda
Jasmine sambac
Jatropha integerrima
Joannesia principes
Juniper
Kigelia pinnata
Kurrajong
Lantana
Lee La Wa Dee
Luffa
Macadamia integrifolia
Macary tree
Mangifera indica
Mexican breadfruit
Mimosa pudica
Mirabilis jalapa
Mint
Monstera deliciosa
Mulberry tree
Napoleon's Hat
Nemu tree
Nerium oleander
Nile tamarisk
Orobanche crenata
Palo borracho
Paulonia tomentosa
Peltophorum Africanum
Pennisetum
Pepper
Periwinkle
Persian silk tree
Petunia
Pimpernel
Pink and white shower
Pinus halepensis
Pippala
Plumeria alba
Plumeria rubra
Pride of Bolivia
Princess tree
Pritchardia
Ravenala madagascariensis, traveller's tree
Rosemary
Rosmarinus officinalis
Royal palm
Roystonea Regia
Sacred fig
Sago palm
Salix Babylionica
Sambucus nigra
Sapodilla
Sausage tree
Schefflera
Scrambled Egg Bush
Sesbania
Shabkhosb
Silk floss tree
Sleepy grass
Tabernaemontana
Taro, elephant ears
Tecoma stans, Yellow Bells
Tipuana tipu, Abu Al-makarem
Toborochi
Toona sinensis
Trachycarpus
Water hyacinth
Weeping bottlebrush
Weeping Willow
Willow Tree
Yucca
Albahaca
Árbol del viajero
Girasol
jazmín indio
la palmera datilera
Sauce llorón
Fiamma della foresta
girasole
La sensitiva