About Cairo


Let's have a look around into background of Cairo
  • County: Alexander
  • State: Illinois
  • Country: United States
  • Latitude: 37.0053293
  • Longitude:  89.1764608
  • Time zone: America/Chicago
  • Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT -5 hours

Weather in Cairo

  • Climate: humid subtropical climate
  • Best Time to Visit: November to January

Location

The population at the 2010 census was 2,831, a significant decline from its peak population of 15,203 in 1920.

Distance from Cairo center to Airport

Cairo Regional Airport

Driving Distance: 5 miles / 8 km

Driving Time: 10 minutes

Languages: English followed by Spanish

Modes of transport

  • Airport: Cairo Regional Airport
  • Rail: Amtrak
  • Road: Bus: First Student Inc

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5

Nearby Tourist Cities




Sikeston

Location

Sikeston is a city in the US state of Missouri. Sikeston has a total population of 16,327 (2016 Census).

Weather
  • Climate: Humid Sub-Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: March to June
Tourist Attractions
  • Sikeston Convention and Visitors Bureau
  • Lazy L Safari Park
  • Hinton Park




Union City

Location

Union City is a city located in Obion County, Tennessee, United States. The 2010 census reported the population of the town as 10,895. Union City is the principal city of the surrounding micropolitan area, which includes Obion County and Fulton County, Kentucky.
 

Weather

Climate: Humid Subtropical Climate
Best Time to Visit: March to May

Tourist Attractions

Fear Factory
Discovery Park of America
McConnell Jimmy

Emergency Contact Numbers in Cairo city

  • Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 911
  • Railroad: 1-800-872-7245 (Amtrak)
  • Airport: 1 618-734-0600 (Cairo Regional Airport)
  • Hospital: +1 618-833-4511(Union County Hospital)

Events

Let’s step into extensive list of To Dos in Cairo, Illinois

  • Eurydice/ Sleeper Hold/ Hallow Point Live
  • The Spill Canvas / Wild / Super Whatevr
  • Isabella w/ City of Parks & New Lingo

Tourist Attractions

  • Fort Defiance
  • Horseshoe Lake-Alexander
  • Cairo Mississippi River Bridge

Theatre & Concerts

  • GEM Theatre
  • Tim Hawkins
  • Trace Adkins in Paducah

Visit Top Restaurants in Cairo

  • Nu Diner
  • Shemwell's Barbecue
  • Pizza Pro

Top Shopping Centers in Cairo

  • Southern States
  • Vienna Town Square Mall
  • Sikeston Factory Outlet Stores

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • Cairo Customs House Museum
  • Helwan University, Faculty of Fine Arts
  • Fort Defiance Park

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Mashed potatoes and brown gravy – Nu Diner
  • Fries– Shemwell's Barbecue
  • Pizza – Pizza Pro

Sports Club

  • Health Club-Gym
  • Long Shot-Shooting

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: 4.25 $
  • Taxi: 3.00 $  
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): 1,000.00 $   
  • Cheap meal: 11.00 $
  • Gasoline: 0.56 $
  • 3 course meal: 42.50 $

Information about Natchez

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Brookhaven,
  • Vicksburg,
  • Pineville

Modes of transport

  • Airport:  Alexandria International Airport
  • Rail: Natchez Railway.
  • Road: Bus: Greyhound Lines and Natchez Transit System

Airport

The nearest major airport is Alexandria International Airport (AEX / KAEX).

  • Driving Distance: 82 miles / 132 km
  • Driving Time: 109 Minutes
  • Languages: English followed by Spanish being the most widely spoken languages.

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars:

  • Waitress and Bartender: 10 - 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:

  • Room Service: $5 Minimum
  • Housekeeper: $1 - $2 per Day
  • Concierge: Between $5 - $25

Valet Parking:

  • Parking or Returning Car: $2 - $5 
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