Enjoy a 2-day excursion to Cairo to see the highlights of this ancient capital and explore its bazaars! You’ll fly from Dahab, staying overnight in Cairo, and visit the Pyramids at Giza, the Great Sphinx, and the Egyptian Museum.
What to Expect
The beautiful, hectic, crowded, and ever-surprising city of Cairo is known to Egyptians as the “City Victorious”. This is one of the largest urban areas in the world and features many sights of interest to visitors. Nearby, at the city’s edge, are the Pyramids at Giza and the Great Sphinx.
You’ll find ancient temples, tombs, gorgeous Christian churches, magnificent Muslim monuments, and of course, the Egyptian Museum all either within or close by the city. You’ll experience the unforgettable atmosphere of the famous Khan el Khalili bazaar and marvel at both the Egyptian Museum and the Citadel of Saladin.
Day 1: Dahab to Cairo
You’ll be met at your hotel at 04:00 for the transfer to Sharm el Sheikh Airport and your flight to Cairo. In Cairo you’ll meet the Egyptologist who will be your tour guide, and head to Giza to see the Pyramids and the Great Sphinx. You’ll also visit the Valley Temple before stopping for lunch.
After lunch you’ll be taken back to Cairo, where you’ll visit the Egyptian Museum to see its vast collection of antiquities and then on a shopping tour of Cairo.
Overnight will be at your hotel in Cairo.
Day 2: Cairo
After breakfast, you’ll be picked up at your hotel at 09:00 for a visit to the Citadel of Saladin. Later you’ll have lunch and then head to the famous Khan el Khalili bazaar, where you’ll have the opportunity to shop for souvenirs and try out your bargaining skills.
Later in the afternoon you’ll be taken to the Cairo Airport for your flight back to Sharm el Sheikh and transfer to Dahab.
- All transfers
- All entrance fees
- English-speaking guide
- Flight tickets
- Lunch in Cairo (both days)
- Hotel in Cairo on B&B basis
What's Not Included
- Drinks at the restaurant
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
Please contact the local supplier after making the booking to arrange for the exact pick-up point and time. Be sure to provide the complete names and passport numbers for all of the passengers, for the flight tickets.