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Guide for Cairo

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Guide for Cairo

Hi guys,

I was planning on visiting Cairo in July, and I was wondering if anybody could suggest a good guide to hire, to drive around some more popular sites?

I was thinking about visiting obviously the pyramids, as well as Saqqara and Memphis.

Could this trip be done in a day??

Thanks

Nick

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1. Re: Guide for Cairo

Yeah that's one full day, leaving you time for dinner or music or the bazar in town after dark. (sorry, don't know guides)

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2. Re: Guide for Cairo

Yup, easily done on a single day and doable on your own if you wanted.

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Go to the top of this page and click on 'things to do' then 'activities'. There you will find reviews on tour companies and guides.

Personally I can recommend Mohamed Bahaa as an excellent guide. I used him in January for Saqqara and Dashur and found him to be so good that I am going back to Cairo for a longer trip in February next year. Any questions, you can PM me.

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Giza Pyramids plus Saqqara/Memphis can easily be done in a day. Note: there's not much to see in Memphis, but Saqqara is full of interesting sights. Personally, I'd skip Memphis altogether & take more time in Saqqara.

I've had a few guides in Egypt, & almost all of them were good. But the one who surpassed them all was Mohamed ElShaer. I highly recommend him. His e-mail is midobluesky@hotmail.com

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5. Re: Guide for Cairo

Thanks a lot guys!

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