About Egypt : Optional Tours : Cairo

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Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, 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.

Highlights
  • Private day trip to the Great Pyramids and Sphinx, Sakkara and Memphis from Cairo
  • Guided introduction to each of the three Great Pyramids
  • Visit the enigmatic Sphinx
  • Egypt's oldest pyramid at Sakkar
  • Memphis, ancient capital of Egypt
  • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your expert Egyptologist guide on this special private tour
Includes:
  • Hotel pickup & drop off
  • Transportation by AC private vehicle
  • Experienced Egyptologist
  • All entrance fees
  • Lunch
Not Included:
Tips & gratuities (Recommended)
Any other services not mentioned

Priceing Schemes:
Number of Persons Price per Person in USD
23 - 48 65
11 - 22 70
4 - 10 80
2 100

 
Combi: Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis & Saqqara (CAIFD/PYR-MEM-SAQ)
Full Day Tour - Stats from $65.00
Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, 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.

Highlights
  • Private day trip to the Great Pyramids and Sphinx, Sakkara and Memphis from Cairo
  • Guided introduction to each of the three Great Pyramids
  • Visit the enigmatic Sphinx
  • Egypt's oldest pyramid at Sakkar
  • Memphis, ancient capital of Egypt
  • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your expert Egyptologist guide on this special private tour
Includes:
  • Hotel pickup & drop off
  • Transportation by AC private vehicle
  • Experienced Egyptologist
  • All entrance fees
  • Lunch
Not Included:
Tips & gratuities (Recommended)
Any other services not mentioned

Priceing Schemes:
Number of Persons Price per Person in USD
23 - 48 65
11 - 22 70
4 - 10 80
2 100

 
Pyramids, Sphinx & Memphis (CAIHD/PYR-MEM)
Half Day Tour - Starts from $45.00
Step back in time to the days of ancient Egypt on a private tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx, 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.

Highlights
  • Private day trip to the Great Pyramids and Sphinx, Sakkara and Memphis from Cairo
  • Guided introduction to each of the three Great Pyramids
  • Visit the enigmatic Sphinx
  • Egypt's oldest pyramid at Sakkara
  • Memphis, ancient capital of Egypt
  • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your expert Egyptologist guide on this special private tour
Includes:
  • Hotel pickup & drop off
  • Transportation by AC private vehicle
  • Experienced Egyptologist
  • All entrance fees
  • Lunch
Not Included:
Tips & gratuities (Recommended)
Any other services not mentioned

Number of Persons Price per Person in USD
23 - 48 45
11 - 22 50
04 - 10 60
02 80


Memphis and Saqqara (CAIHD/MEM-SAQ)
Half Day Tour - Stats from $45.00
Discover Memphis and Sakkara, two of Egypt's most important archaeological treasures. Sakkara is home to the oldest pyramid in Egypt, and Memphis was the former capital founded in 3,100 BC.
Highlights
* Private tour from Cairo and Giza to Memphis and Sakkara
* See two of the most important archeological sites in Egypt
* In Sakkara, you’ll see the Step Pyramid, the oldest pyramid in Egypt
* Private tour allows you to determine the amount of time spent at each site
* Qualified Egyptologist guide, hotel pickup and drop-off, and air-conditioned transportation included

Tour Includes:
  • Hotel pickup & drop off
  • Transportation by AC private vehicle
  • Experienced Egyptologist
  • All entrance fees
  • Lunch

  • Not Included:
  • Tips & gratuities (Recommended)
  • Any other services not mentioned

  • Prices Scheme:
Number of Persons Price per Person in USD
23 - 48 45
11 - 22 50
04 - 10 60
02 80

Egyptian Museum & Khan El Khalili Bazaar  (CAIHD/MUS-KHN)
Half Day Tour - Starts from $40.00
Already seen the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx? Immerse yourself further into Egypt's history as your own private Egyptologist guide to leads the way on this private tour with an unmissable visit to the famous Egyptian Museum. Follow this with a stroll through Khan el-Khalili bazaar and a visit to Cairo's most popular Islamic attraction - the Alabaster Mosque.

Highlights
  • Private tour to three of central Cairo's most famous sites - Egyptian Museum, Alabaster Mosque and Khan el-Khalili
  • See the famous treasures of King Tutankhamun at the Egyptian Museum
  • Learn about the Islamic faith at the beautiful Alabaster Mosque
  • Shop for bargains at Khan el-Khalili bazaar
  • Fantastic views of the city skyline at the Citadel of Salah el-Din
  • Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your expert Egyptologist guide on this special private tour
Includes:
  • Hotel pickup & drop off
  • Transportation by AC private vehicle
  • Experienced Egyptologist
  • All entrance fees
  • Lunch
Not Included:
Tips & gratuities (Recommended)
Any other services not mentioned

Prices Scheme:
Number of Persons Price per Person in USD
23 - 48 40
11 - 22 45
04 - 10 55
02 75


Citadel, Gayer Anderson Musueum, Mosques and Bazaar (CAI/04)
Full Day - Rate starts from $ 75.00
The Gayer-Anderson Museum was founded in 1937 in two ancient residences, the Beit el-Kiridiliya from 1632 and the Beit Amna Bent Salim from 1540. Start your marvelous tour by visiting Salah El Din Citadel where you can have a view of the whole town, moving forward will visit two of the most well known Mosques , Sultan Hassan & Amro Ibn El Aas , time to try Egyptian food, it will be served at local restaurant. Now you will visit the most rare house in Egypt "Gayer Anderson" or what we call in Arabic "Beit El Kredlya" , this museum The museum includes the private collection of Major Gayer-Anderson as well as furniture, glassware, crystal, carpets, silks and embroidered Arab costumes. Transfer back to hotel Rate Includes: Round trip transfer from / to hotel Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide. Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites. Lunch meal (served in a local restaurant) Small Bottled water during your trip. All taxes & service charge Rate excludes: Tipping Gratitude / any extra sights / meals or beverage /any extras which are not listed above
Ibn Tulun Mosque , Gayer Anderson & Khalili Bazaar  (CAI/07)
Half day - Rate starts from $ 38.00
The Ibn Tulun Mosque was completed in 879 AD. The mosque was built by Ahmed Ibn Tulun, The Mosque became focal point of the Tulunid Capital that lasted 26 years. Our representative will pick you up from your hotel & start a marvelous tour by visiting Gayer Anderson Museum or what we call "Beit El Kredlya" The museum includes the private collection of Major Gayer-Anderson as well as furniture, glassware, crystal, carpets, silks and embroidered Arab costumes. Moving on will pay a visit to Ibn Tulun Mosque and stop over for lunch .Transfer back to hotel Rate Includes: Round trip transfer from / to hotel Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide. Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites. Lunch meal (served in a local restaurant) Small Bottled water during your trip. All taxes & service charge Rate excludes: Tipping Gratitude / any extra sight / meals or beverage /any extras which are not listed above
Coptic Cairo (CAI/05)
Half Day - Rate starts from $ 45.00
The Hanging Church is considered the oldest church in the area of Al-Fustat "Old Cairo'' It is known as Al-Muallaka (the hanging) because it was built on the ruins of two old towers that remained from an old fortress called the Fortress of Babylon. It was dedicated to The Virgin Mary and St. Dimiana. Start a fantastic tour by visiting churches area starting by the oldest church in Egypt "Hanging Church" , moving on will visit Coptic Museum with the largest collection of Egyptian Christian artifacts in the world, a visit of Abu Serga & Santa Barbra Church. En route we will stop over to have lunch at a local restaurant & transfer back to your hotel.. Rate Includes: Round trip transfer from / to hotel Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide. Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites. Lunch meal (served in a local restaurant) Small Bottled water during your trip. All taxes & service charge Rate excludes: Tipping Gratitude / any extra sight / meals or beverage /any extras which are not listed above
Dahshour and Abusir (CAI/06)
Half day - Rate starts from $55.00
Start your marvelous tour by being picked up from your hotel in Cairo, and it is time to enjoy knowing more about the history of Bent Pyramid of Sneferu. Retains much of its original polished limestone casing; it is a unique example of early pyramid development. Per Usir means the house of Osirs known today as Abusir is located 2km from Saqqara. Three main surviving pyramids can easily be seen from funerary complex of Djoser, who is the most famous king of the 3rd Dynasty. Time to try Egyptian food; lunch will be served at local restaurant. Transfer back to hotel for overnight. Rate Includes: Round trip transfer in Cairo from / to hotel in Cairo Entrance fees for the above mentioned sights Lunch meal (to be served at a local restaurant) Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide Small Bottled water during your trip. All taxes & service charge Rate excludes: Entry visa // Flight tickets // entry to any of the Pyramids from inside //Tipping Gratitude // any extra sight // meals or beverage //any extras which are not listed above.
The Pharaonic Village (CAI/08)
Half day - Rate starts from 25.00 - Group Tour - Not Valid for Gulf & M. East
The Pharaonic Village
What really makes the village special is that you can get to know all about Egypt just in one place, the village lies on an island in the Nile, just 3 miles south of the center of Cairo.
Inside the village you will be transferred by floating amphitheatre while watching live scenes from ancient Egypt performed by actors & actresses.
The tour starts by our representative picking you up from your hotel in Cairo & transfer to the Pharaonic Village ... your trip includes Village Tour Replica of Tut Ankh Amun and 5 Museums, a Nile cruise "on the yacht Nefertari", end of the tour & we will transfer you back to your hotel.

Rate Includes:
Round trip transfer from / to hotel
English speaking representative
Entrance fees to the above mentioned sites.
Small Bottled water during your trip.
Refreshments (1 cold drink upon pick transfer)
All currently applied taxes & service charge
Rate excludes:
Tipping Gratitude /pocket money / any extra sight / meals or beverage /any extras which are not listed above.
Supplment for Gulf & Middle East is $ 10.00 per person / per package


Fayoum Oasis (CAI/09)
Full day
Fayoum takes its name from the Coptic word, Phiom or payomj meaning lake or sea, it is a wonderful area of Egypt with a rich and interesting history. Fayoum sometimes referred to as Fayoum Oasis, even though it is not a real Oasis, during the ancient times it was a sea. On this tour we will visit old waterwheels first introduced by the Ptolemies, lake Qarun, Ain-Siliyin has natural spring and steams, the pyramid of Amenemhet III (1842 -1797 BC), south of the pyramid is the mortuary temple of Amenemhet III which is known as Labyrinth, further west along the southern side of Bahr Youssef is the attractive Mosque of Khawen Asal Bay believed to have been built in 1499, or earlier, making it the oldest in Fayoum, numerous monasteries are all around the area. Fayoum is a mix of Pharaonic, Christian and Islamic monuments.


Wadi Natrun Monasteries ( Except Religious Holidays )  (CAI/10)
Full day
Drive to Wadi Natroun, situated 100km north west of Cairo, founded early in the 4th century. It is one of the most significant places in the Western Desert. It is a birdwatchers paradise and became the site of many monasteries, Deir El Baramus the oldest in the Wadi houses five churches, Deir Al Sorian contains exquisite paintings, the library accommodates many valuable books and manuscripts the small museum houses a collection of icons, Deir Anba Bishoi, and Deir Abu Makar. This excursion takes you in depth look at the Coptic Christianity and its heritage.

Alexandria Overday Trip from Cairo (CAIFD/ALX)
Full day tour / Rate starts from $ 69.9
Highlights:
Our Tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to start your private tour to Alexandria from Cairo.
Travel to Alexandria, Start your tour in Alexandria with the Library of Alexandria the biggest library in the world now with 8 million books (visit its open court + free museums), then visit Site of lighthouse one of the seven wonders of ancient world we have now in same site Citadel of Kaitbey, visit Royal gardens of king Farouk to watch the royal Palaces of Haramlek and Salamlek, royal beaches of the queens; King Farouk is the last king in history of Egypt, then visit the prettiest and biggest mosque in the city Abou El Abbas Mosque, unknown soldier of Alexandria, the statue of Alexander the Great. Then, stop for lunch. Drive along the Cornish 30 km to see the whole city of Alexandria from sea side including the old harbor of Alexandria where we found 7000 monuments underwater, stop over the famous Bridge of Stanley modern land mark of modern Alexandria. Visit the old down town of Alexandria and walk in the old city center of Alexandria to watch the real cold city of Alexandria which built by Alexander the great. Travel in comfort back to your hotel in Cairo.

Includes:
  • Hotel pickup & drop off
  • Transportation by AC private vehicle
  • Experienced Egyptologist
  • All entrance fees
  • Lunch
Not Included:
Tips & gratuities (Recommended)
Any other services not mentioned

Prices Schemes:
Number of Persons Price per Person in USD
23 - 48 60
11 - 22 65
04 - 10 85
02 115


Luxor (CAI/12)
Full day / Rate starts from $ 105.00
Early morning flight to Luxor, to one of the major attraction in Egypt. The West bank is fascinating, here you discover a variety of tombs starting with the Valley of Kings, Valley of Queens, and the temple of Queen Hatshepsut to see the bas-reliefs which illustrate her expedition to the land of Punt. Our final stop on the west bank is the legendary Colossi of Memnon. Proceeding onto the East bank of the Nile visit the Karnak temple, passing through the small avenue of sphinxes, view the Great Court, magnificent Hypostyle Hall, the Hatshepsut granite Obelisks, and the Sacred lake. We continue to the south to visit the Luxor temple built by Amenophis III and his superb colonnade with papyrus-head columns. Lunch will be served at a local restaurant. Rate Includes: Round trip transfer in Cairo from / to hotel in Cairo Round trip transfer in Luxor from / to airport in Luxor Entrance fees for the above mentioned sights Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide Lunch meal (served in a local restaurant) Small Bottled water during your trip. All taxes & service charge Rate excludes: Flight ticket Cairo/ Luxor / Cairo/Tipping Gratitude / any extra sight / meals or beverage /any extras which are not listed above
Abu Simbel (CAI/13)
Full day tour / Overnight
Early morning flight to Abu Simbel. In 1968 Abu Simbel temple was dismantled and reassembled in a new location 65m higher and 200m back from the river. The Abu Simbel complex consists of two temples the great temple took 20 years to build and was completed around year 24 of the reign of Ramses II. It was dedicated to the gods Amun-Ra, Ra-Horakhty and Ptah. The temple is considered the grandest and most beautiful of the temples built during the reign of Ramses II. The temple is arranged so that on the two days of the year, in February and October, the rising sun shoots its rays through the entrance and halls until it finally illuminates the sanctuary statues. The smaller temple dedicated to the goddess Hathor, personified by Nefertari, Ramses most beloved wife.

St. Catherine Monastery (CAI/14)
Overnight Mondays, Thursdays & Saturday ( except on Religious Holidays )
Early morning start to St. Catherine, the drive is approximately 6 hours far from Cairo. St. Catherine was built by order of the Roman Emperor Justinian between 527-565AD. The intention was to protect the monks and hermits living in the area. The monastery was dedicated to one of Alexander rulers, St. Catherine, who was tortured to death for her new faith. It is the Oldest Christian Monastery and belongs to Greek Orthodox Church. Climb the Moses Mountain in the early morning with a Bedouin guide, after watching the sunrise we make our way to visit St. Catherine Monastery.


Sound and light show (CAI/15)
Evening
A spectacular show of the sound and light at the Pyramids of Giza. The show begins with the story of the Sphinx who has been the guardian of the city of the dead for 5000 years. The show describes the story of building the Pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, Mykeninus and relates to history of other great and famous ancient Egypt Kings and Queens.


Dinner on Cruising Restaurant  (CAI/16)
Evening Trip -Early Dinner - 4* cuise - Rate starts from $50.00
Dining on a cruising restaurant is a marvellous way to enjoy a night on the Nile. Sailing gently for two hours on the Nile including entertainment a belly dancer, folklore show, whirling dervish, western music and international dinner cuisine. It is a memorable dining experience. Our representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo & transfer you to the dock , boarding and then the cruise will be sailing within hallf an hour , the sailing statrs by 8 pm and ends by 10 pm .. Enjoy having the dinner along with the folkloric show , belly dancer, tanora show & band
Sun set Felucca Sailing (CAI/17)
Evening Tour - Rate starts from $45.00
A felucca is a traditional sailing boat. This is an exquisite way for a panoramic view of the city, and to discover the amazing night life of Cairo. Enjoy a relaxing experience on a felucca ride, feel the cooling breeze while sailing between the banks of the magnificent Nile. Our representative will pick you up from your hotel & then you will be transferred to the dock for the sailing felucca.. Transfer back to your hotel in Cairo… Enjoy the snacks & refreshments while being transferred from the hotel… Rate Includes: Round trip transfer in Cairo from / to hotel One hour sailing on a felucca over the Nile River (Adventure Style) Snacks while being transferred from the hotel Refreshments on the way to the dock Private English-speaking Egyptologist guide Small Bottled water during your trip. All taxes & service charge Rate excludes: Entry visa // Flight tickets // entry to any of the Pyramids from inside //Tipping Gratitude // any extra sight // meals or beverage //any extras which are not listed above.