Cairo Day Tours and Excursions


When you travel to Cairo in Egypt will be able to explore this vibrant city with its beautiful architecture, monuments and chaos. You probably already know that there are tons of activities and things to do in Cairo during your Cairo vacation. Browse a wide variety of Cairo day tours, sightseeing trips and excursions and make the best of your Cairo Egypt vacation
 

 

Cairo Tour Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx

Departs: Daily 8:00 am Duration: 4 Hours (Approx) Type: Half day Cairo tour Highlights: Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx   Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour to the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. The Giza Plateau is only around 30 minutes from Cairo, where your qualified Egyptologist guide will provide a fascinating introduction to each of the three pyramids: Cheops, Khafre and Menakaure. You will have free time to enter one of the pyramids (additional cost), though your guide is not permitted to enter with you, or take a camel ride (additional cost). After visiting the pyramids, you'll continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. A short drive to the city side of the plateau finds you standing at the feet of the Sphinx, for thousands of years the enigmatic symbol of Egypt. Also in Giza you may visit the Solar Boat Museum (optional), home to the remarkably well preserved funerary boat of Khufu.

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Giza Pyramids Tour with Camel Ride

Departs: Daily 8:00 am from customer's location in Cairo or Giza Duration: 4 Hours (approx) Type: Half day Cairo tour Highlights: Pyramids of Giza, and Sphinx   Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx. The Giza Plateau is only around 30 minutes from Cairo, where your qualified Egyptologist guide will provide a fascinating introduction to each of the three pyramids: Cheops, Khafre and Menakaure. You will have free time to enter one of the pyramids (additional cost), though your guide is not permitted to enter with you, or take a camel ride (additional cost). After visiting the pyramids, you'll continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. A short drive to the city side of the plateau finds you standing at the feet of the Sphinx, for thousands of years the enigmatic symbol of Egypt. Also in Giza you may visit the Solar Boat Museum (optional), home to the remarkably well preserved funerary boat of Khufu. During the tour you will have the opportunity to enjoy a 30 minutes camel ride.  

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Pyramids Memphis and Sakkara Tour

Duration: 8 Hours Departs: 8:00 am Daily Highlights: Pyramids of Giza, Sphinx, Memphis and Sakkara This tour allows you to see the ancient landmarks of Cairo. The Pyramids of Giza and the Shinx along with the Nacropolis of Sakkara and Memphis,

Islamic Cairo Day Tour

Departs: Daily 8:00 am Duration: 8 hours (approx) Type: Full day Cairo tour Highlights: Citadel, Al Azhar Mosque, Sultan Hassan Mosque and Khan El Khalili Bazaar Look beyond the pyramids and pharaohs, and discover the Citadel of Salah el Din, Sultan Hassan and Khan el-Khalili Bazaars. This private tour will give you a deeper insight into the rich history that is Egypt. The Alabaster Mosque at the Citadel of Salah el-Din sits atop a limestone hill overlooking Cairo and is the most important mosque in the city. Still used a place of worship today by the Muslims of Cairo, the architectural masterpiece opens its doors to visitors of all faiths. The lower part of the Mosque is clad inside and out with Alabaster, while the top part is constructed from the limestone cladding removed from the Pyramids of Giza. Inside the mosque your guide will introduce you to the basic beliefs of Islam, including a translation of the most common prayers. Continuing to Khan el Khalili bazaar, your guide will give you an introduction to the famous markets which claim to have inspired Christopher Columbus to discover the USA. Enjoy free time to stroll through the maze of streets and try your luck bargaining with the shop owners for a souvenir of your trip to Egypt. Continue to the Mosque and Madrassa (school) of Sultan Hassan. Built between 1356 and 1363, and is believed to be one of the finest examples of Mamluk architecture in Cairo. The mosque is also considered one of the largest, not only in Cairo but in the whole Islamic world, measuring some 492 feet (150 meters) long and 118 feet (36 meters) high. The highest minaret is 223 feet (68 meters) tall. This is a private tour allowing you to determine the amount of time spent at each site during the tour. In addition you will have the chance to visit a Papyrus Institute to see how this famous artwork is made and have the chance to purchase genuine items if you wish. If you do not want to include this visit, just inform your guide on the day.    

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Cairo City Tour and Cairo Tower

Duration: 4 Hours Heighlights: Down Town Cairo and Cairo Tower A explore the city of Cairo by night. Stroll through the main of Cairo's down town streets Talaat Harb Str., Old Opera Square, New Opera, Attaba square with its all sorts of merchandise and enjoy a look at the city of Cairo from above the Cairo tower.   Experience Cairo like never before. Be prepared for the ultimate adventure. Ancient tours. Islamic tours, Coptic tours, modern Egypt and more.  

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Sound and Light Show Pyramids of Giza

Duration: 4 Hours (Approx) Departs: Daily 18:30   Want a truly unforgettable evening of entertainment in Cairo? Then don't miss the world-famous Pyramids Sound and Light Show in Giza! You'll hear the story of Egypt as seen through the eyes of the Sphinx over the ages, and see the breathtaking site of the floodlit pyramids lit up under the stars . The Sound and Light Show at the Pyramids takes place on the Giza plateau, around 30 minutes from Cairo. The one-hour show begins with the illumination of the Sphinx, who narrates the history of the pyramids and their builders. Using laser beams and light projections on the walls of the Mummification Temple, desert sands, pyramid walls and the Sphinx itself, a condensed story of Egypt unfolds. The accompanying soundtrack complements the surroundings and the voice of the Sphinx is suitably dramatic and mysterious! After the show your driver/guide will meet you at the gates of the complex to escort you back to your hotel. With your own private transportation on this tour, you will travel directly between your hotel and the Sound and Light Show.  

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Alexandria Day Tour from Cairo

Departs: Daily 7:30 am Duration: 12 Hours (Approx) Type: Private Tour Highlights: Roman Amphitheatre, Kom El Shoukafa, Pompay Pillar, Alexandria Library, and Citadel of Quitbay Travel by air-conditioned car to the Mediterranean coast and the port city of Alexandria. Founded by Alexander the Great in 331 BC, Alexandria was the capital of Greco-Roman Egypt and a centre for learning in the ancient world. Its legendary Lighthouse was one of the Seven Wonders of the World and the city was also the setting for the fiery relationship between Cleopatra and Mark Anthony. As you explore this vibrant city with your guide you will discover some of Alexandria's most famous sights including Pompey's Pillar, an 82-foot tall column carved from red Aswan granite and erected in honour of Emperor Diocletian. View the ancient Roman amphitheatre which dates from the Second Century Enjoy lunch at your own leisure on the Corniche overlooking the Mediterranean head to the Catacombs of Kom-el-Shouqafa. Arguably the highlight of any visit to Alexandria, this warren of tombs, chambers and hallways occupies the largest known roman burial site in Egypt. See Alexandria Library Visit the Quitbay citadel from outside as well as El Morsi Abu El Abass Mosque (Outview) and then return back to Cairo.  

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Private Tour to Memphis and Sakkara

Departs: Daily 8:00 am from customer's location in Cairo or Giza Duration: 4 Hours (Approx) Type: Half day Cairo sightseeeing excursion Highlights: Memphis and Sakkara, Step Pyramid of king Zoser Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour of the the necropolis of Sakkara and the former capital, Memphis. With your own private Egyptologist guide to lead the way on this private tour, you can determine the amount of time you'd like to spend at each of the sites you'll visit. Visit Sakkara, home of Egypt's oldest pyramid the step Pyramid of Djoser, built in 2650 B.C. Your guide will provide a brief history of the famous Step Pyramid and you'll have free time to walk around. Your final stop is Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt. Here you will see artifacts from many of the great rulers of Egypt, including the fallen statue of Ramses II. You will also have the chance to visit a Papyrus Institute to see how the famous artwork is made. at the end of the tour you'll be transferred back to your location in Cairo or Giza.        

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Egyptian Museum and Pyramids of Giza with Camel ride Tour

Departs: Daily 8:00 am Duration: 8 Hours (Approx) Type: Full day Cairo tour   Pick up from your hotel in Cairo a- Start your full day visiting the Egyptian Museum of antiquities. On display is a rare collection of 5000 years of art the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to the Tutankhamen collection of treasures, gold, and jewelry, as it was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated. Visit the Great Pyramids - Cheops, Chephren & Mykerions. Cheops is the most colossal ever built including camel ride in the Pyramids plateau. Next is a close-up look at Sphinx - a huge funeral complex guarded by the legendary lion body with the face of king Chephren, then drive back to your hotel in Cairo or Giza. 

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Day Tour to Fayoum Oasis and Wadi El Rayan Waterfalls

Duration: 9 hours approx Departs: Daily 7:30 am Type: Full day Cairo tour Highlights: A full day excursion to Fayoum one of the oldest cities in Egypt.   Fayoum is located 105 KM from Cairo. The center of the city is on the canal called Bahr Yussef, with the four waterwheels, that are adopted by the governorate of Fayoum as its national Symbol. After a morning pick-up, you will be driven with a guide by private air-conditioned van toward Fayoum, situated 65 miles (105 kilometers) southwest of Cairo. Upon arriving, visit Qaroon Lake, where you can see different kinds of birds. Qaroon Lake is considered the oldest natural lake in the world, and the third largest lake in Egypt. It is considered an interior lake that is not related to any sea or and rivers. At the edge of the Oasis, there are many ruined temples at Karanis, the ancient city which was the old capital. Complete the tour by visiting the Fayoum Museum, which is famous for its Roman portrait and small statues, found by the excavations. Then continue on to Wadi El-Rayan, one of the best natural oases in Egypt. After taking in the beauty and landscape, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo.

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Cairo Day Tour Egyptian Musuem Citadel and Khan El Khalili

Duration:8 Hours Pick up time:8:30 Heighlights: Egyptian Museum, Khan El Khalili and Citadel Type: Private tour Pick up: centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels   This tour is a comprehensive tour that covers a visit to the Egyptian musuem with has hundreds of precious artifacts that covers all eras of Pharaonic history including the priceless treasures of king TUT ANKH Amun. The tour covers as well the Islamic part of the capital to include the citadel of Salah El Din and Mohamed Ali mosque then move to the Khan El Khalili Bazzar with its glittering merchandize and trinkets you will have time to stroll through the allies to experience Old Cairo.

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Cairo Nile Dinner Cruise

Departs: Daily 6:30 pm  Duration: 03 hours Type: Dinner Cruises, Night tours Highlights: Nile Dinner Cruise

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Old Coptic Cairo tour

Departs: Daily 8:00 am Duration: 4-5 hours (approx) Type: Full day Cairo tour Highlights: Hanging Church, St. George Chruche, St. Serguis Church, St. Barbra Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue   Coptic Cairo day tour is a tour to the old part of Cairo where ancient churches are all located in the same area.

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Camel or Hores Back Riding at the Pyramids

Duration: 2 Hours Seeing the pyramids is a quintessential Egyptian experience, but seeing them from the back of a camel makes your trip an adventure. Camel spitting and bumpy rides are part of the charm of this desert excursion. If you're daring, you can join a camel safari and cross the desert for days or even weeks on camelback. Otherwise, Bedouins and authorized stables near the pyramids -- particularly at Giza -- offer brief camel rides to tourists.  

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Desert Safari Quad Biking Around Pyramids of Giza

Duration: 4 hours (approx) Ride a two seated beach buggy and conquer the deserts around the Pyramids of Giza. Enjoy an adventureous ride among the sand dunes and enjoy the scenery of the three Pyramids of  Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus.     

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Giza Pyramids, Egyptian Museum, and Sound & Light Show

Duration: Full Day Combo tour Heighlights: Pyramids of Giza, Egyptian Museum, and Sound and Light Show Deluxe Travel is offering combo tours in Cairo which will make super saving for clients in their day tours and excursions in Cairo. This day is a ful day tour to the Egyptian Musuem with its priceless collection including treasures of boy king Tut Ankh Amun. Then visit the Three pyramids of Giza with their guarding Sphinx and end your day with a sound and light show at the Pyramids of Giza Plateau. Lunch can be included at addtional cost.

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Day Tour Monasteries of Wadi Natroun from Cairo

Duration: 8 Hours Heighlights: Monasteries of Wadi Natroun Type: Cairo full day tour Drive to Wadi El-Natrun, about 68.35 miles (110km) northwest of Cairo, known for its Coptic monasteries where thousands of Christians escaped from Roman persecution in the 4th century. Of the 60 or so original compounds in the valley, only four remain, which will be visited today.    

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Baharia Oasis Day Tour from Cairo

Duration: 12 Hours Bahria Oasis Mummies and Alexander the great temple Pick Up time: 6:30

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Over Day Luxor by flight from Cairo

Duration: 12 hours Departs: Daily Type: Full day Cairo day tour Highlights: Luxor West Bank Valley of Kings, Temple of Queen Hatshepsut and Colossi of Memnon, Luxor East Bank Karnak temple

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Cairo Airport Arrival Transfer

Departs: Daily 24/7 Duration: Varies Type: Cairo airport arrival/departure transfer   Hassle free, comfortable and punctual airport transfer to any of Cairo and Giza hotels with Deluxe Travel coaches. Cairo airport arrival transfer is available 24 hours 7 days a week.

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Cairo Airport Departure Transfer

Departs: Daily 24/7 Duration: Varies Type: Cairo airport departure transfer   Hassle free, comfortable and punctual from any of Cairo and Giza hotels with Deluxe Travel coaches to Cairo airport

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Cairo Airport Transit and Layover Tour

Departs: Varies Duration: Varies Type: Full day Cairo tour - Private guided tour  Pick up & drop off: Cairo Airport - dropp off can be a hotel in Cairo or Giza If you are stopping in Cairo airport for a couple of hours in transit or stop over don't miss touring this lovely city with its many monuments and attractions. Seeing the great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx as well as the Egyptian museum in Cairo

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