Travelers are voting Tell el-Amarna as the best ruin in Cairo. There are 1 ruin in Tanta a city just 93 km from Cairo and 1 ruin in Borg el Arab which is 206 km distant. The most popular of these are Qasr Ibrim in Tanta and Pompey's Pillar in Borg el Arab. You can find 13 Ruin in the country of Egypt and Unfinished obelisk is our members favorite Ruin in all of Egypt. Want more? Check out our map of ruins in Cairo.