One day is not enough to see all the best sights in Cairo – that’s why we offer you a two-day trip by coach to see the highlights of the capital, including the magnificent Giza Pyramids and the statue of the Great Sphinx, the Nile River, the Egyptian museum, the old city of Cairo with its churches and mosques and en the old market of Khan el-Khalili.
The tour price is in US dollar, but you may pay in Euro or British pound. The prices quoted per person per tour are all inclusive and prices are regularly updated to ensure you receive the lowest price possible. Once your tour is confirmed, we guarantee that the price will not change.
2-3 paxs = 160$ per pax
1 pax = 224$ per pax
Gate-2-Egypt Tours does not charge a cancellation fee for tours and excursions cancelled due to force majeure events such as volcanic eruptions, earthquakes, or other reasons beyond your control. If cancellation is due to personal or business reasons and costs have already been incurred on your behalf, you will be charged for these costs.
You are picked up from your hotel or another location of your choice in Sharm el-Sheikh to travel to Cairo in a comfortable air-conditioned coach. In Cairo, you are met by a private expert tour guide. Your first stop is the Pyramids of Giza, the only remaining one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Visit the Great Pyramid of King Cheops, the biggest pyramid in Egypt. It is 147 meters high and consists of about 2.6-million blocks of stone weighing between 2.5 and 15 tonnes each. See the second pyramid of King Chephren and the third pyramid of King Mycerinus. Visit the valley temple, which was used for the mummification of King Chephren and see the statue of the Great Sphinx with the head of a pharaoh and the body of a lion, a symbol of strength. Enjoy lunch along the Nile River before continuing on to the Egyptian Museum of Antiquities, where more than 250 000 artifacts dating back to ancient Egypt are displayed. See the treasures of King Tutankhamun, including his solid gold mask and gold coffin. Spend the night in a comfortable four-star hotel in the city centre of Cairo or in Giza. DAY 2: Enjoy breakfast at your hotel before your private tour guide collects you for a day exploring the magnificent city of Cairo. Visit the Citadel of Salah al-Din, an amazing fortress which was built to protect the old city of Cairo in 1170AD, and the alabaster mosque of Muhammad Ali. You will continue on to Coptic Cairo to see the Hanging Church and the Ben Ezra Synagogue. Enjoy lunch in an elite restaurant. You will have some free time in the afternoon to browse in the old Khan el-Khalili bazaar or market and feel like a local. There are lovely restaurants, coffee shops and plenty of shops to buy gifts. At the end of the day you will travel back to Sharm el-Sheikh by coach and be transferred to your hotel.