Pyramids Layover Tour:
This tour is far beyond all layover tours offered online! It features the most important attractions of Cairo which will let you know about modern and ancient Egypt alike, it also covers the cultural vital areas of Cairo where you see and interact with the locals. It covers Islamic and Christian Cairo, the oldest churches, the oldest mosques, and the old medieval fortified city as well. Taking this tour will give you the feeling of touring all of Egypt and not just Cairo. Moving from the Pyramids and the Sphinx to Islamic Cairo and Coptic Cairo is a very special feeling to have in one single day. Pyramids layover tour, Islamic, and Coptic Cairo layover tour are just some of what this tour has to offer. We recommend taking this tour if you want to really enjoy your Cairo visit and get the most of your layover time in Cairo.
Private Egyptologist tour guide is included and will be with you all the time to tell you about ancient and modern Egypt, also enhances your visit with cultural information about the Egyptians, their traditions, and life in Egypt. We will pick you up from inside the terminal at Cairo airport and assist you with airport formalities and make sure everything goes smooth and fast. You will then be introduced to your private tour guide who will escort you all the time during your stay in Cairo to the moment you leave Cairo and take your connecting flight. All Cairo layover tour is done with a private air-conditioned modern vehicle, also we make sure you always have enough mineral water and this is also included in the price.
Price is quoted per person in USD
2 people 135$
3 people 119$
4+ people 99$
Pick up from Cairo airport, meet, welcome & assist with airport formalities. Start a highlights tour to the famed Pyramids of Egypt as well as the Great Sphinx, & Coptic Cairo. An opportunity to stroll the city market at Khan El-Khalili. If time permits, there will be a fantastic walking tour in the old fortified city of Al-Qahira. Transfer you back to Cairo airport for your flight.
Giza PyramidsWe explore the Great Pyramid, the Pyramid of King Chephren, the Pyramid of King Mycarinus, the Queens Pyramids & the ancient Giza tombs.
The Great SphinxThe Great Sphinx is made up of one single piece of limestone. Its length is 72 meters, and its height. is 22.5 meters. The nose and the beard of the Sphinx are broken. The Sphinx is the largest statue on the planet
Egyptian Local Lunch
Coptic CairoWe visit the oldest Egyptian church, the oldest synagogue, as well as the oldest mosque of Egypt. We explore the Hanging church & Coptic Cairo area.
Khan El-Khalili Tourist BazaarAn opportunity to stroll this bazaar for the authentic atmosphere of old Cairo, as well as do souvenirs shopping.
Al-Qahira Fortified old CityWe will see the old fortified walls and gates of the city, we also view the large medieval mosques and Islamic architecture.
- Door to door transfers
- Entrance fees of the sites mentioned in the itinerary
- Private tour guide Egyptologist
- Mineral bottled water
- Local Egyptian food
- Air-conditioned private modern vehicle
Gratuities/tipping (optional – recommended)