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2-Day Ancient Egypt and Old Cairo Highlights Tour

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  • An action-packed 2-day tour of Cairo and Giza
  • Ride a camel through ancient landscapes; upgrade to see inside a pyramid
  • See the Antiquities Museum and the Royal Mummy Room (extra cost)
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2-Day Ancient Egypt and Old Cairo Highlights Tour
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Overview
Cairo is one of the world’s most historic cities, filled with wonders from ancient and medieval times. Visitors to the Egyptian capital who are short on time can tick off the city’s top attractions on this in-depth, guided 2-day tour, led by an Egyptologist. From the Pyramids of Giza to the Citadel of Saladin, you’ll discover thousands of years of unforgettable marvels.
What to Expect
Cairo, the bustling, history-filled capital of Egypt, teems with world-class wonders. First-time visitors often have trouble deciding where to go—and how to get there.
During this in-depth and action-packed 2-day tour, your Egyptologist guide will take you on a whirlwind journey, as you cover Egypt’s top wonders from antiquity to today. After a convenient pickup from your Cairo or Giza hotel, you’ll get a firsthand peek at the Giza Pyramids, with the option to climb inside (additional charge). Hop on a camel for your own desert adventure and finish the day touring the remains of once-mighty Memphis.
On your second day, see King Tutankhamun’s famous death mask along with other treasures at the Antiquities Museum, followed by an informative stroll through the medieval attractions of Old Cairo. Lunch and transportation are included on both days, so you can relax as you travel through thousands of years of historical highlights.
Reviews (50)
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Reviewed yesterday
Memorable two days in Egypt.

Unless you are very familiar with the Middle East and Northern Africa, speak Arabic, and look like a native, do not attempt to navigate Cairo and its surroundings without a local guide and a driver. Disregard this advice, and you will find yourself lost in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank alexfatty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
2 days in Cairo and Giza

I planned to spend a weekend in Cairo - had never been there before, and was looking for the best tour guide to get a taste of everything. Ibrahim did just that. He knows everything about the ancient Egypt - and can read every pharao's...More

Thank gregoryt219
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile
Excellent tour with Yasser!

I carried out this absolutely fascinating tour with Yasser. He catered to all our requests and was very open and knowledgeable on just the pyramids but the daily life in Egypt. We feel much more knowledgeable on Egypt and saw the non tourist elements too...More

Thank 660shareenk
Reviewed 1 December 2018
Bassem is the best tour guide ever!

This was by far the most amazing tour I have ever been on. Not only because Egypt is amazing but also because our tour guide Bassem was THE best. He was so full of knowledge about Egypt and the deep history it has. He definitely...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Alexandra J
Reviewed 29 November 2018 via mobile
2 Day Cairo Tour with Bassem

This tour was absolutely fabulous! It was packed full of sight seeing and cultural experiences. Bassem who is an Egyptologist was incredibly knowledgeable about the historical significance of each place we visited. He made the trip! He was so kind, and caring and also made...More

3  Thank 578aslinm
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28 April 2018|
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Response from Cheryl C | Reviewed this property |
You should contact them as their pick ups seem very flexible geared to you. There are no set hotel routes-it’s all customized.
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