Cairo Region
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  • Cairo: Dinner Cruise on the Nile River with Entertainment

    1. Cairo: Dinner Cruise on the Nile River with Entertainment

    Begin this wonderful dinner excursion from the lobby of your hotel at 6:30 PM. Join the 5-star deluxe Nile Cruise and set sail for a 2-hour trip from Cairo and discover the beauty of the ancient Egyptian city by night. Take in the wonderful views of Cairo illuminated by the glaring city lights as you savor a special open buffet dinner. Enjoy a belly dance show, Arabic songs and music, along with a Tanoura show while delighting in your endless meal. This amazing Arabian night experience ends with a drop-off at your hotel. Dinner is included in the tour price but beverages are not.

    The cruise was very nice, we really enjoyed the show and the views from the upper level! What we did not like was the food but we realize this does not have to do with the travel agency. Our tour guide Ahmed did whatever he could to satisfy our needs and checked on us frequently on how we were doing and if we needed anything else. Another thing that we did not like was the change at the time of pick up that happened really last minute. Again we acknowledge that this may not have to do with the travel agency directly but with the communication between the page we made the booking from and the agency.

  • From Cairo: Luxor Guided Tour with Overnight 1st Class Bus

    2. From Cairo: Luxor Guided Tour with Overnight 1st Class Bus

    Day 1: Start your adventure with a convenient pick-up from your hotel in Cairo or Giza. After a short meet and greet with your driver, climb into your booked mode of transport (depending on option selected). Day 2: When you arrive in Luxor, start your tour by meeting your friendly and professional licensed tour guide. Hop into your private air-conditioned vehicle and explore some of the most important historical monuments in Egypt. Get out at the West Bank and discover the valley of kings on the west bank of Luxor. Discover the remarkable tombs and see the last resting place of the kings Ramssess III, Ramssess VI, Mrenptah & Tut-Ankh-Amon (tombs are open and closed based on the restoration schedule, however the best 3 open tombs will be included & Tut's will be included based on your option selection). Continue on to see the Queen Temple of Hatshepsut, dedicated to the only female rule...

    Luxor is possibly one of the hottest places on Earth so please remember a hat, water and shades! Our guide Yola was so friendly that by the end any inhibitions were gone. There was no pressure to buy anything that she took us to and I walked away with some lovely gifts for my family at prices I wouldn’t have been able to get in Cairo. The trip was long as I naively and foolishly booked the bus but what was really nice was the manager came to pick us up to make sure we got the right stop! So after 8+ hours we finally made it. The city is stunning. The monuments are breathtaking and you can’t help but be awed by everything. On the way back we got on a different bus where we saw the real Egypt! This bus took forever as we had many pit stops and finally arrived back in Cairo at 6:30am where the same driver was waiting for us. So apart from the heat and the journey I could not say enough lovely things about Yola and the overall experience

  • Cairo: Dinner Cruise on the Nile River

    3. Cairo: Dinner Cruise on the Nile River

    A dinner cruise on a Nile River Steamer is a fabulous way to enjoy a night out while you’re visiting Cairo. You'll cruise in comfort and elegance as you take in the lights of the Cairo skyline at night. During the evening you'll enjoy an open buffet that features international and Egyptian cuisine. In addition, you’ll be entertained by a folkloric and belly-dancing show. Experience a perfect ending–or addition–to your visit to Egypt. This is a full evening out and a great opportunity to enjoy good food, unique entertainment, and a romantic evening gazing at the sights along the banks of the Nile.

    Amazing experience! a great end to our week in Egypt. Mohamed Salah was brilliant, he was great at communicating with us, he was also very friendly and helpful. Karim our driver was also very friendly and arrived early to pick us up and also drove us back. A massive thank you to both!.

  • Cairo: 5-Star Luxury Nile Maxim Dinner Cruise

    4. Cairo: 5-Star Luxury Nile Maxim Dinner Cruise

    Your luxury cruise experience begins with pickup from your hotel in Cairo. Arrive at the port and board a deluxe 5-star boat, the Nile Maxim, for your 2-hour voyage along the Nile from Old Cairo to New Cairo. As you sail, be amazed by the spectacular sights of Cairo, lit up at night by twinkling lights. Learn about and discover the wonders of this world-famous river, then sit down for a delicious buffet dinner, including an authentic Arabian dessert. After dinner, be entertained by a traditional Tanoura dance show, bursting with colorful skirts, whirling folk dancers, and uplifting music. There’s also a breathtaking belly dancing show too, complete with upbeat Arabic songs that will have you standing from your seat. At the end of the cruise, sit back and relax as you’re transported back to your hotel.

    it was a good experience and loved the dancing part alot. Thanks to our guide MOSTAFA ORTEGA, he made sure we have a pleasant night starting from the time of pickup from the hotel till he dropped us back. he really was helpful and a very nice guy.

  • From Cairo: Half-Day Tour to Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx

    5. From Cairo: Half-Day Tour to Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx

    Kick start this exhilarating tour with a convenient pickup by your Egyptologist tour guide from your hotel in Cairo in an air-conditioned vehicle. Get to know more about the history of Egypt in this 4-hour tour that takes you to the Great Pyramids, the Valley Temple of the Pyramids of Chephren, and the Boat Museum.   Head over to the Great Pyramids, a renowned destination and one among the Seven Wonders of the World. Visit the Great Pyramids from the inside (if this option is selected). Continue the tour with a panoramic view of the Pyramids of Giza: the Pyramids Cheops, Chephren, and Menkaure. You'll also get to see the impressive Sphinx of Giza, truly a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Don’t forget to take as many photos as you can of these amazing structures.   As the tour comes to an end, you’ll be dropped back at your hotel.

    This was a fantastic tour of the pyramids, Sphinx and sun boat. Maged is a fantastic guide. His knowledge of the pyramids is wonderful, and he is great at ensuring that we get great photos of our tour at the pyramids. He also ensured that we were not hassled by anyone, meaning we could really take in the experience of seeing the pyramids. There were also no unplanned stops along the way, which I had read about in so many tour reviews.

  • Cairo: Pyramids, Museum Visit & Dinner Cruise Combo

    6. Cairo: Pyramids, Museum Visit & Dinner Cruise Combo

    Get picked up from your hotel at 8 AM, then begin your excursion with a visit to the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Then, proceed to the Great Sphinx which dates back to the time of Chephren. The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramid of Chephren. Next, continue on to visit the Egyptian Museum which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period. The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art and is considered to be the largest and most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Admire over 250,000 genuine artifacts, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen's collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry. Read about how these marvels were enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before they were discovered in the 1920s. After this, get transferred back to your hotel at around 4 PM to rest for a while, take a shower...

    Ahmed was the perfect host during our dinner on the Nile cruise ! He picked us up early because we asked if we could possibly stop somewhere before dinner. He was able to take us to that place then still made it on time for the dinner. He was so kind and gracious. He waited with us while we ate our dinner, helped us take pictures and just made sure we had an overall good time. This was the best experience ever !

  • From Hurghada: Tour of Cairo with Nile Cruise and Pyramids

    7. From Hurghada: Tour of Cairo with Nile Cruise and Pyramids

    Discover the ancient wonders of Cairo during a 2-day whirlwind trip around the historical highlights of the city. Immerse yourself in the magic of the ancient world as you absorb the world-famous Giza Pyramids and Sphinx. Take a journey back in time as you learn fascinating stories about ancient Egyptians at the Egyptian Museum. Travel in luxury as you check-in for a cruise along the Nile, and sit back and relax as you are treated to a dinner party with live entertainment. Listen as a professional Egyptologist provides you with captivating historical information, and explore Khan El Khalili, as well as Coptic and Islamic Cairo. Enjoy two buffet lunches and a breakfast during the 2-day trip, and the comfort of inclusive hotel pick-up and drop-off.

  • From Sharm: 2-Day Cairo and Alexandria Tour with Nile Cruise

    8. From Sharm: 2-Day Cairo and Alexandria Tour with Nile Cruise

    Begin with an early morning pickup from your hotel in air-conditioned transportation heading to Cairo. Once you have arrived in Cairo, visit the Egyptian Museum, then stop for lunch at the Egyptian Restaurant. See the iconic Giza Pyramids and the Great Sphinx.

    Travel to the River Nile for overnight accommodation on a Nile Cruise where you can enjoy the night show with dinner and a two hours cruise along the Nile. Relax and get ready for the Alexandria trip the next day.

    Take off early in the morning on the road to Alexandria. Start at Montazah Garden Palace then make your way to the Romanian Museum, and Alexandria Library. Enjoy a seafood lunch at a relaxing spot. See the old mosque of Abu el Abbas and the biggest church in Alexandria before traveling back to Sharm El-Sheikh.

  • Cairo: 1 or 2-Hour Felucca Ride on the Nile with Transfers

    9. Cairo: 1 or 2-Hour Felucca Ride on the Nile with Transfers

    After pick-up from your hotel in Cairo, take a felucca ride on the Nile. Enjoy refreshing breezes with a ride on a traditional Egyptian sailboat. Along the way, learn interesting facts about the history of Cairo. Enjoy an incredible outing with friends or family away from the stress of the big city and see a spectacular view of Cairo from the water. Sit back, relax, and watch the sun set.

    Very relaxing and enjoyable experience. I highly recommend this to anyone. I was very happy to sail the Nile the old fashioned way while watching the sunset rather than being on one of the tacky party boats.

  • From Hurghada: Full-Day Cairo Tour by Elite Shared Bus

    10. From Hurghada: Full-Day Cairo Tour by Elite Shared Bus

    Discover the wonders of Cairo on this full-day tour from Hurghada. Although the bus journey is shared, choose between a private or shared small-group tour of the sights once in Egypt's capital city. Get picked up from your hotel in Hurghada at around 2 AM and transfer in an air-conditioned van to the bus station. Board your well-facilitated, air-conditioned Elite Shared Bus and begin your journey to Cairo. Relax and take a nap on the way in your recliner seat. The bus has a toilet, free Wi-Fi, USB charging points, and a touch screen at every seat for entertainment purposes. Refreshments like tea, coffee, juice, sandwiches, and mineral water will also be provided during the journey. Upon arrival in Cairo, meet your Egyptologist tour guide and go first to the world-famous Giza Plateau. Admire the beauty of the Great Pyramid of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, along wi...

    The best tour you can get! Although the journey to Cairo from Hurghada was long, it was definitely worth it! We had an amazing time in Cairo! We loved exploring the Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum, as well as sailing the Nile River. All of this could not be possible without our tour guide Islam! He told us so many interesting facts about the Pyramids, and the history of Egypt and its people. And he knew English perfectly, so it was very easy to communicate with him. Highly recommend this tour!

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What people are saying about Cairo Region

Everything you will see in the trip description has been done and that in a totally incredible way. You will find the treasures of Egypt trough Alexandria and Cairo with their rich history, trough the pyramids (a dream come true now!) and the best guide i ever met in my life.. You will discover 2 exceptional people in the person of Mark and Mario ! Booking this trip was the best decision i made during my time here. (and they are the cheapest on the market by the way) Mario, Mark thank you again for this adventure !

The best tour you can get! Although the journey to Cairo from Hurghada was long, it was definitely worth it! We had an amazing time in Cairo! We loved exploring the Giza Pyramids and the Egyptian Museum, as well as sailing the Nile River. All of this could not be possible without our tour guide Islam! He told us so many interesting facts about the Pyramids, and the history of Egypt and its people. And he knew English perfectly, so it was very easy to communicate with him. Highly recommend this tour!

The visit went very well. Our guide Ayman was great, very kind and captivating. His stories were all interesting and very well told. We recommend it completely

The guide was very knowledgeable telling us the history of Egypt, however the beaches were dirty, the price of the activity is a bit excessive for that.

An activity that I recommend, very beautiful monuments. Mahmoud Nafee was our guide he was really top