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Full-Day Giza Pyramids and Cairo Tour

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Short on time? Enjoy the highlights of ancient and modern Cairo in this 8-hour tour, which takes you from the 4,500-year-old Pyramids of Giza all the way through to Tahrir Square, where the Arab Spring began. You'll also visit the Sphinx and Valley Temple, eat a local lunch, tour the Egyptian Museum, and explore the Khan el-Khalili bazaar.

The tour could be sharing with others if there other guests booked it on same date
  • See four of Cairo’s major sights in one day, with hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Learn about ancient Egyptian culture from your Egyptologist guide
  • Shop the perfect souvenir in the Khan al-Khalili Bazaar
  • Enjoy a traditional Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant
What to Expect
The day begins when your qualified Egyptologist guide collects you from your Cairo or Giza hotel for the short drive to the iconic Pyramids of Giza. See the three great pyramids, built for the mummies of the pharaohs Cheops (Khufu), Khafre, and Menkaure, admire the half-lion, half-human Great Sphinx, and visit the Valley Temple. After an early lunch at a local restaurant, hop back in the air-conditioned vehicle for the drive to the Egyptian Antiquities Museum, by way of Tahrir Square. This is home to perhaps the world’s greatest selection of Egyptian artefacts: don’t miss the death mask of the boy king Tutankhamen. Your last stop? Medieval Islamic Cairo. Shop for leather, gold, perfumes, spices, kohl, and so much more at the Khan al-Khalili Bazaar, Egypt’s oldest and most vibrant souk. Finally, your driver will drop you back at your hotel.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Your Cairo or Giza hotel
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Return Details
Your Cairo or Giza hotel
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch
  • Snacks
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Group Tours
  • Entry/Admission - Great Sphinx
  • Entry/Admission - Pyramids of Giza
  • Entry/Admission - The Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Gratuities
  • Drinks at restaurant
  • any Optional tours such as Entry inside any of the Pyramids that requires additional tickets can be bought during the visit(inside the Great Pyramid 22.50 $, Middle Pyramid 7.50 $, Solar Boat Museum 7.50 $, 1 hour camel ride at Giza Pyramids 20$, 30 Minutes Camel ride 10$, 1 Hour Quad bike at the wide desert of Giza Pyramids 25$
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant meals not included
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Prompt pick-up, comfortable car, good driver, friendly and knowledgeable guide Amr, altogether a perfect combination for a tourist with just one day in Cairo!More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Resort28504041233, Guest Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear our valued customer Thank you so much for your kind words, We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us .We count ourselves lucky for customers like you. We look forward to seeing you again Best regards Emo Tours...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time with guide Ibraham Helwan and driver Mustaffa Irfan. They both explained a lot of history and got us thru the Cairo traffic with great precision.More

Date of experience: September 2019
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mariemotoursegypt20, Public Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, It was so awesome of you to post the excellent review about your holiday with us. we wanted you to know that truly thanks to your vision and commitment. We will always treasure that experience.Thank you for rating us Excellent.We are so pleased...More

Reviewed 23 August 2019

I only had a short layover in Cairo, but in those couple of hours I saw more than I thought I will. Ola was very knowledgable, friendly and she took some great photos of me infront of the pyramids. This tour is definetely worth the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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mariemotoursegypt20, Public Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2019

Dear our valued customer, Thank you for rating us Excellent.We are so pleased to hear that you spent a lovely time in our beloved country with us. Your safety, comfort and satisfaction are very important to us more than anything else. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 29 July 2019

I did a couple of tours with Ehab. He is a very knowledgeable and professional tour guide and Egyptologist. He took me to the pyramids and old Cairo, took his time to explain to me everything. He captured some great and memorable pictures for me....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Resort28504041233, Guest Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2019

Dear our valued customer It was a pleasure to show you the beauty of our country within your short Trip .Your positive feelings about Egypt and our devoted company, mean so much to us, and that is what we always aim for. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 11 May 2019

We went with Ali from Emo Tours. He and Mohammed (the driver) picked us up promptly at 8:00am from our Cairo hotel. He covered all of the basic entry fees except where noted below. The car was air conditioned and very comfortable. I wish I...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Monaemotours, Guest Relations Manager at Emo Tours Egypt, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2019

Dear Our Valued Customer Thank you for taking the time to respond to our recent customer survey. Your responses will help to shape the future of our service, our products and our overall way of doing business. We at Emo Tours Egypt appreciate the unique...More

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4 August 2019|
Response from Hassan N |
Hi , Certainly , English is available . Best regards.
29 July 2019|
Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember seeing any there. There are lots of mummies to see at the Grand Egyptian Museum in downtown Cairo. Just make sure to buy the additional ticket to the Mummy Rooms - there are two rooms.
20 June 2019|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
I don’t believe they have child pricing. A ticket is a ticket.
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