Cairo Excursions

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  • Moses Mountain Trip Cairo

    Moses Mountain Trip Cairo

    Sale! $210,00$500,00
    Exploring unique and awe-inspiring places is an incredible experience that enriches our minds and souls. The ascent to the mountain of the Prophet Moses is a journey filled with spiritual refreshment and significant Biblical and historical events. During this trip, you will climb the mountain of the Prophet Moses and witness the sunrise at its peak. Following this, a delicious breakfast will be served. Afterwards, you will have the opportunity to visit the famous monastery of St. Catherine. Our friendly and knowledgeable Egyptology English-speaking Tour guide representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo at 10 am by a modern air-conditioned vehicle to drive to St. Catherine. The journey takes approximately 7 hours, with a lunch break. Upon arrival, you will check into the hotel and have some rest before dinner is served. To experience the stunning sunrise from the top of Moses' Mountain, the climb begins at 2:00 am in darkness. Your guide will share the biblical history of this sacred mountain, where it is believed Moses received the Ten Commandments. Climb the summit to witness an unforgettable sunrise and descend for a guided tour of St Catherine's Monastery's church and treasures. This monastery is one of the oldest Christian monasteries in the world and was built around the site of the Burning Bush. Afterwards, we will return to Cairo. This overnight trip to Saint Catherine Monastery & Prophet Moses Mountain is an adventure you will never forget!
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  • Wadi El Rayan Faiyum Trip Cairo

    Wadi El Rayan Faiyum Trip Cairo

    Sale! $60,00$180,00
    Escape the hustle and bustle of Cairo and embark on an adventure to the stunning El Fayoum and Wadi El Rayan. Get ready to be blown away by the magnificent valley of whales, boasting a history spanning 40 million years with whale skeletons that are simply awe-inspiring. You'll also have the chance to marvel at the spectacular waterfalls of Fayoum and surf the dunes like a true adventurer. This Egypt Day Tour to the Province of El Fayoum and Wadi El Rayan from Cairo is the perfect way to discover the local history and culture while immersing yourself in a natural environment like no other. With a range of private guided tours, including this one, you'll have the opportunity to explore a variety of Egyptian Oases, where nature, history and ancient land come together in perfect harmony. If you're itching for a day trip off the beaten track, visiting El Fayoum from Cairo should be on your list. Discover the beauty of Lake Qarun and the Wadi El Rayan nature sanctuary, complete with its breathtaking waterfalls. This is an experience unlike any other, so why wait? Book your Cairo to Wadi El Rayan Egypt trip today and uncover the magic of Egypt!
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  • Alexandria Trip Cairo

    Alexandria Overday Trip from Cairo

    Sale! $150,00$250,00
    Join us on a one-day trip to Alexandria from Cairo, where we will explore many fascinating sites. We will start by visiting the rock-cut Roman catacombs and the ruins of a Roman temple complex. After that, we will head to Qaitbey Citadel, where you can take some memorable photos. Later, we will enjoy a delicious lunch at a local fish restaurant before continuing our tour. We will then visit the Roman Amphitheater, where you will have the chance to see the beautiful mosaic Pisces in the villa of birds. Next, we will head to the Royal Jewelry Museum, where you will be amazed by the stunning collection of diamonds, rubies, and rare stones. Finally, we will visit the famous Abu Al-Abbas Al-Mursi Mosque, the largest mosque in the city. Our tour price includes guiding, transfers, and lunch, so you can sit back and enjoy Alexandria's incredible sights and sounds. With our tour, you can see all of the highlights of Alexandria in just one day.
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  • Egyptian Museum Pyramids Trip Cairo

    Egyptian Museum Pyramids Trip Cairo

    Sale! $90,00$150,00
    Experience the wonders of ancient Egypt on a day trip to the Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. See the Great Pyramids of Giza, including Cheops, Chephren, Mykerinos, and the legendary Sphinx. After lunch, visit the Egyptian Museum, which boasts an incredible collection of 150,000 items spread across 100 exhibition halls. End the tour with a shopping excursion to Khan Khalili Bazaar. Explore the best of Cairo and Giza with a private guide and vehicle, ensuring a personalized experience. See the iconic monuments of the Giza Plateau, including the Valley Temple, and enjoy an Egyptian lunch before visiting Tahrir Square, the site of the Arab Spring. Browse souvenirs and spices at the vibrant Khan Khalili Bazaar. Witness the ancient treasures of pharaohs at the country's leading museum. Don't miss this opportunity to discover Cairo's rich history and modern life.
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    El Minya Individual Trip Cairo

    Sale! $90,00$200,00
    Experience the wonders of ancient Egypt on our guided trip to El-Minya from Cairo. Your safety and comfort are our top priorities as we carefully explore three grand historical sights: Tuna El-Gabel, Tell Al Amarna and Beni Hassan Tombs. Your trip price includes a delicious lunch, transfers and expert guidance by an English-speaking Egyptologist guide. El Minya is a city steeped in history and culture, where ancient Egyptian kings built their royal kingdoms and started a new religion. It contains a lot of beautiful ruins and temples in Taal El Amarna of Akhnaton, and Beni Hassan tombs cut into the rocks. Join us on our tour and immerse yourself in the rich history of this incredible city. On this fascinating Cairo day tour, you will visit the site known as Tell el-Amarna, the city of the god Aten, allowing you to discover ancient Egyptian sites rarely seen by visitors. Please make the most of your visit to Egypt by booking one of our fascinating Cairo Day Tours, such as the El Minya Tour from Cairo. We will travel to El Minya, about halfway between the north and south of Egypt but a short distance from Cairo. Our expert guide will give you a historical presentation about the history of Egypt during the approximately four-hour trip. We will start by visiting Tel El Amarna, founded by King Akhenaton, Amenhotep III's son and Tutankhamun's father. It is home to many beautiful monuments and historical sites dating back to Egypt's Pharaonic period. You will be able to see the beautiful rock-cut tombs of the southern and northern groups and explore one of the rare remaining royal palaces from ancient Egypt, the palace of Queen Nefertiti. After that, we will continue your El Minya Tour from Cairo and move to Beni Hassan to see the Nobles' tombs and rulers of the region during the Middle Kingdom. You will be amazed by the full view of daily life scenes like hunting, harvesting, and making acrobats. These popular wrestling movements show over 250 actions and many other everyday life scenes over 4000 years old. After completing your Tel El Amarna tour in Egypt, your tour guide will transfer you back to your hotel in Cairo, and your lunch will be served on the way back from your Cairo Trip. We hope you have a safe and enjoyable journey with us. What is included in your El Minya Tour from Cairo? Your safety and comfort are our top priorities. Transports from the hotel & return wherever the hotel is located in Cairo or Giza, entrance fees to the mentioned sites in Beni Hassan and Tel El Amarna, your transfers to El Minya and back will be done by a private modern air-conditioned vehicle, English-speaking Egyptologist guide during your El Minya Tour from Cairo, lunch meal in a good restaurant, complimentary bottles of mineral water during your Cairo Day Tours to El Minya, and all the taxes and service charges of Egypt Day Tours are covered.
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  • El Minya Individual Trip Cairo

    El Minya Two Day Trip Cairo

    Sale! $400,00
    Al Minya is the perfect destination to discover the mysteries of an ancient kingdom lost to time. Situated in the heart of Egypt and along the Nile, this city was once the capital of the great land until around 1470 B.C. Here, Akhenaten and Nefertiti established their new capital at Tel Amarna, which included a grand temple dedicated to Atun. The ruins of their kingdom still stand tall today, just waiting to be explored. And the best part? If you're feeling adventurous, why not embark on a Private 2 Day Trip to Al Minya From Cairo? This guided trip will take you to three grand historical sights - Tuna El-Gabel, Tell Al Amarna, and Beni Hassan Tombs. Furthermore, El Minya is home to almost six million Egyptians and holds religious and historical importance. You can visit the tombs of noble people in Tuna El Gebal and Beni Hassan, and even the holy family stopped in El Minya during their journey to Egypt! This package includes transportation in a private air-conditioned car, a knowledgeable English-speaking licensed tour guide, admission to all the mentioned sights, two delicious lunch meals at local restaurants, bottled water for your journey, and Nile view hotel accommodation, including bed and breakfast. Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to experience all the wonder and excitement that El Minya offers!
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  • Sound and Light Show Pyramids

    Sound and Light Show Pyramids

    Sale! $60,00$100,00
    Prepare to be transported back to the land of the pharaohs with the unforgettable Pyramids Sound and Light Show! Witness the Egyptian legacy come alive as you embark on a journey thousands of years in the making. The pyramids have stood the test of time, leaving behind a mystery that has baffled historians for centuries. And let's not forget the magnificent sphinx, standing tall and proud as the guardian of the Great Pyramids. Experience the magic of the Pharaonic era with the Sound and Light Show at the Giza pyramids. Let the sphinx guide you through the ancient secrets and mysterious tales of these great kings: Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure. The show is an incredible narration of the history of these legendary rulers, leaving you in awe of their achievements. Don't miss out on this unforgettable experience!
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  • Boat Trip in Ain Sokhna from Cairo

    Ain Sokhna Boat Trip from Cairo

    Sale! $480,00
    On a thrilling boat trip, experience the irresistible allure of Ain Sokhna's crystal-clear waters and the fascinating variety of marine life! With us, you can easily arrange your very own cruise in advance. Our expert sailors will take you to sea for as long as you desire, providing top-notch fishing equipment and scrumptious cooked lunch on board. Keep a sharp eye out for playful schools of dolphins, who are known to jump and frolic in the breathtakingly clear waters. The exhilarating sea trip to Dolphin Bay in Ain Sokhna is an opportunity to swim with these magnificent creatures in their natural habitat and be mesmerized by the spectacular coral reefs and colourful fish. The best part? The trip's price includes convenient transfers and a delicious onboard lunch! Furthermore, the trip price will include lunch and drinks onboard the boat. Private transfer from your hotel and back to it. Friendly boat crew.
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  • Luxor Overnight Trip by Plane Cairo

    Luxor Overnight Trip by Plane Cairo

    Sale! $650,00$700,00
    Experience the wonders of Luxor like never before! Say goodbye to the hassle of planning your trip and hello to an all-inclusive, time-saving tour that covers everything you need for an unforgettable adventure. In just one overnight trip, you'll see the highlights of Karnak Temple and an ancient Egyptian village. And the best part? Flights, hotels, and meals are all included, so you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride. With a private guide to accompany you to each location, you can soak up all the history and culture of this incredible destination. So why wait? Book your two-day trip to Luxor from Cairo by plane now, and prepare for a lifetime experience!
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  • Egyptian Museum Old Cairo Trip

    Egyptian Museum Old Cairo Trip

    Sale! $60,00$100,00
    Embark on a Cairo City Tour to witness an array of historical landmarks and attractions. Relish the Ancient Egyptian exhibits at the Egyptian Museum, and admire the Islamic monuments like Saladin Citadel and Mohamed Ali Mosque. Not to mention explore the Christian and Jewish monuments, including the numerous Coptic churches and synagogues. Furthermore, catch a glimpse of some Roman sights. Opt for a private sightseeing tour to cover more top Cairo attractions like the Egyptian Museum, Coptic Cairo, and the city's old market in less time. With air-conditioned transportation, get a chance to witness the city's ancient, Christian and Jewish history, accompanied by a private guide who will give you undivided attention. A full-day tour of historic Cairo is worth the experience, with lunch, admission, and transport included. Expect to see the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, which boasts an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiquities, with 120,000 items and a representative amount on display. The rest is stored in storerooms. Built-in 1901, the museum is one of the largest in the region, and visitors can explore it as of March 2019 before it was superseded by the new Grand Egyptian Museum at Giza in 2020. Coptic Cairo is an exceptional part of Old Cairo that comprises the Babylon Fortress, the Hanging Church, the Greek Church of St. George, and many other Coptic churches and historical sites. As per Christian tradition, the Holy Family visited this area and stayed at the site of Saints Sergius and Bacchus Church (Abu Serga). Coptic Cairo was a stronghold for Christianity in Egypt until the Islamic era. However, most churches' current buildings in Coptic Cairo were built after the Muslim conquest of Egypt in the 7th century.
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  • Bahariya Oasis and White Desert

    Bahariya Oasis Tour Cairo

    Sale! $350,00$450,00
    Experience a unique and unforgettable adventure with our 2-Day tour to the White Desert and Bahariya Oasis from Cairo. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the black desert, Crystal Mountain, and the unspoiled nature of Egypt. You will even have the opportunity to camp overnight in the white desert, one of the most magnificent places in Egypt. Our journey begins at 6:00 am with a pick-up from your hotel in Giza or Cairo. After a 4-hour drive, we will arrive at Bahariya Oasis, where you will meet your Safari guide and embark on your adventure in a 4x4 Jeep—Marvel at the black desert, named for the layer of black powder covering its mountains and sand. We will stop for lunch at noon in El Haize Oasis, where you can relax in a natural hot spring that will instantly reduce your stress. Afterwards, we will visit the Valley of Agabat, deep within the white desert, where unique rock formations of limestone and chalk developed over millions of years. But the adventure doesn't stop there. You will also have the opportunity to explore the Wadi el Agabat by Jeep 4x4 and enjoy sandboarding. Finally, we will explore the white desert National Park, where you will see hundreds of unique rock formations that resemble animals and other shapes. The tour price includes food and drinks, so you can focus entirely on enjoying this unique experience. Don't miss out on the opportunity to explore the beauty of Egypt's deserts with our 2-day tour to Bahariya Oasis and the white desert from Cairo.
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  • Sakkara and Dahshur Trip in Cairo

    Sakkara Dahshur Trip Cairo

    Sale! $80,00$150,00
    When you embark on this tour, get ready to explore some of the most remarkable pyramids in Egypt. You can visit the three magnificent pyramids in Giza, the Valley Temple, and the Great Sphinx in the Pyramid Complex. Moreover, you can explore the Step Pyramid of Djoser in Sakkara Cemetery and the Pyramids of Dahshur. You will also enjoy a delicious lunch included in the trip price. Most visitors to Egypt only get to see the Pyramids of Giza, but on this tour, you can explore some of the less-visited pyramids in Saqqara, Dahshur, and Memphis. With an Egyptologist's expertise, you will tour the Pyramid of Djoser in Saqqara, the Bent Pyramid, the Red Pyramid in Dahshur, and Memphis, which used to be the capital of ancient Egypt. Hassle-free pickup and drop-off from your Cairo or Giza hotel will be provided, and you can choose from various departure times that suit your schedule. Get ready to experience the wonders of Egypt's pyramids with an expert guide!
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If you’re planning a trip to Cairo, Egypt, Cairo Excursions is an excellent resource for booking trips and excursions. With a wide range of options, you’re sure to find the perfect activity to suit your interests. Cairo Tours can help you make the most of your time in this bustling city with countless things to see and do. Choose from a variety of Cairo day trips that will take you to explore the ancient pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, Mykerinus, and The Egyptian Museum. For a glimpse into the city’s rich history, consider exploring old Cairo by visiting the Cairo Citadel or Islamic Cairo and ancient mosques.

If you’re up for an adventure, head to Luxor to visit Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple, the Valley of the Kings, and Hatshepsut Temple for an unforgettable tour of Ancient Upper Egypt. No matter which Cairo tour you choose, you’re sure to have an unforgettable experience.

Subsections of Cairo Excursions

  • Sightseeing tours in Cairo.
  • City Touring in Cairo.
  • Also, Desert Safaris from Cairo.

Sightseeing and Heritage Trips in Cairo

Cairo is a city that is not only rich in activities but also steeped in history. In addition to the many things you can do within the city, there are also numerous opportunities to explore the surrounding areas and embark on sightseeing trips. Take a full day trip to nearby towns and visit various historical sites, such as the attractions of Cairo, Giza and Beni Suef. You can also travel to Faiyum, El Minya, Luxor, Aswan, and Alexandria to see some of Egypt’s most famous sights.

List of Cairo Trips

To make the most of your time in Cairo, Cairo Tours provides an extensive list of day trips. These tours offer the opportunity to explore some of the city’s most iconic landmarks, including the great pyramids of Cheops, Chefren, and Mykerinus, as well as the Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo. Additionally, you can take a whirlwind tour of ancient Upper Egypt by visiting Luxor Temple, Karnak Temple, the Valley of the Kings, and Hatshepsut Temple. These tours are sure to provide unforgettable memories during your holiday.

Cairo day tours are particularly popular and are considered some of the best day tours in Egypt. The city’s unique culture and character make it a welcoming destination for visitors of all ages and interests. In particular, Giza Pyramids is one of the most popular tours among Giza day tours, as it piques the curiosity of all tourists and is a wonder to behold.

One of the things that set Cairo excursions apart is the proximity to other governorates with fascinating tourist attractions. Alexandria is just a short trip from Cairo and offers a range of attractions, including Greek architecture, the famous Library of Alexandria, and the Citadel of Qaitbay. Similarly, Fayoum is a nearby destination that offers visitors the chance to explore its unique sights, just an hour and a half away from Cairo.

Cairo Sightseeing Destinations

These sightseeing activities vary according to the destination. On the one hand, you can make some of these activities in Cairo. On the other hand, tourists can travel from Cairo to more than one location. Here below, we will be giving you some examples:

Cairo Activities

Cairo, the largest city in the Arab world, boasts a plethora of attractions that cater to all kinds of travellers. From museums to mosques, ancient structures to modern marvels, the city has it all.

Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo

For those interested in history and religion, Cairo day tours offer a chance to explore the Egyptian Museum and Old Cairo district with a knowledgeable guide. The district is home to the Hanging Church and Muhammad Ali Mosque, two iconic structures that stand as a testament to the city’s rich cultural heritage. The Coptic area, located within Cairo, is another popular destination for religious tours, featuring some of the oldest churches in the world, including the Hanging Church, St Barbara, and the Holy Cavern Church. The area also boasts the oldest Jewish synagogue in Egypt, Ben Ezra Temple.

No visit to Cairo would be complete without a trip to Khan El Khalili and Al Moez Street. The latter is an open-air museum showcasing Islamic structures and architecture dating back to the Fatimids and Mamluks. Khan El Khalili, located near Al-Moez Street, is the largest market in Cairo and a must-visit for all Egypt shopping tours. Dating back six centuries, the market is situated near Al-Azha Square and offers a variety of souvenirs made of different materials. It’s no wonder that this place was included on the UNESCO World Heritage List in the late 1970s.

Modern Attractions

For those interested in modern attractions, Cairo has plenty to offer as well. The city is home to a big chain of museums, with the Egyptian Museum being the most famous. It also boasts a collection of mosques that date back to different eras, as well as modern attractions like Cairo Tower, Al Azhar Park, The Opera House, and royal palaces museums. Photography enthusiasts will find plenty of opportunities to capture stunning shots and create unforgettable memories during their Egypt photography tours.

Cairo truly has something for everyone, and visitors are sure to be enchanted by its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning architecture.

Giza Activities

The activities in Ciza mainly include visits to the Pyramid Complex, Dahshur and Saqqara.

Alexandria Activities

The activities in Alexandria will demand to travel to the country’s north to Alexandria city. Thus, you can see many monuments, e.g. Qaitbay Fortress and the Roman Amphitheatre.

Faiyum Activities

Faiyum activities will demand travelling to the south where Fayium city lies.

Al Minya Activities

Al Minya activities will demand travelling further to the country’s south, not so far from Cairo. You can see Beni Hassan Tombs and Tuna El Gabel in this city.

Luxor Activities

Luxor activities require flying from Cairo Airport to the country’s south or travelling for hours. You can find the most notable monuments in Luxor, e.g. Luxor Temple, Karnak Complex and the Valley of the Kings.

Abu Simbel Activities

The activities in Abu Simbel will demand flying directly to Abu Simbel. Of course, in this place, you will be able to see the marvellous temples of Ramses II.

Our day excursions in Cairo include tours of ancient Egyptian sites, e.g. Giza Pyramids and Saqqara Pyramids. On the one hand, the city allows you to see the early Islamic monuments of Islamic Cairo. For example, Amr Ibn El-As and Muhammad Ali’s mosques and the Khan El Khalili area. On the other hand, You can also enjoy visiting some Christian monuments in Cairo, Coptic Cairo, like the Hanging Church. Moreover, you can extend your reach to Alexandria, El Minya from Cairo and Fayoum. You can also reach Mount Sinai and Saint Catherine Monastery in Sina Peninsula.

City Tours in Cairo

Usually, there is a desire to know the city on the first day of stay. Undoubtedly, city tours of Cairo realise such a desire.

Desert Safari Tours in Cairo

Staying in Cairo will let you explore Egypt’s desert Safari. You can undoubtedly book one of the Trips from Cairo to Siwa Oasis or the White Desert.

Cairo Excursions Reviews