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Day Trip to Cairo by Bus

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Overview
Flights to Cairo and independent transportation can work out expensive. Be kind to your wallet on this cost-effective guided coach tour that checks off Cairo’s three must-see ancient Egyptian attractions—the Pyramids of Giza, the Great Sphinx, and the Egyptian Antiquities Museum—complete with an included lunch.
Highlights
  • Travel Hurghada to Cairo and back, door-to-door, by air-conditioned coach
  • See the Pyramids of Giza, Great Sphinx, and the Egyptian Antiquities Museum
  • Learn about ancient Egyptian history from your guide
  • Enjoy a typical Egyptian lunch at a restaurant near the pyramids
What to Expect
After an early pickup from your Hurghada hotel, catch 40 winks as you journey to Cairo in air-conditioned comfort. Your guide escorts you around your first stop, the Egyptian Antiquities Museum, home to over 120,000 ancient Egyptian masterpieces, including the death mask of the boy king Tutankhamun. Next, it’s a short drive to Giza for lunch in a local restaurant before you take in the Pyramids of Giza, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Your guide shows you the three main pyramids, the Great Sphinx, and the Valley Temple where the pharaoh Khafre was made into a mummy. Finally, visit a perfume museum before you start the journey back to Hurghada.
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Important Information
Duration
24h
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local taxes
  • Lunch
  • Local guide
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Great Sphinx
  • Entry/Admission - Pyramids of Giza
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • There is an extra payment for transfers from Makadi, Safaga, soma Bay, El gouna or Shal Haseesh
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travellers
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Ella D wrote a review 3 Dec
28 contributions
The service of the tour company is great, their pick up times are prompt and they make sure you’re comfortable. Prepare for a six hour drive though, and to be stopped at the tonnes of security checkpoints. Mama, our tour guide, was exceptional. He was passionate and
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Natalie R wrote a review Nov 2019
9 contributions1 helpful vote
+5
Our trip to Cairo was most certainly a once in a lifetime experience. We opted to go by coach rather than fly. Despite the 7 hour journey it wasn’t bad. The drivers were amazing and we felt safe at all times. Hats off to them, as we slept most of the way, only stopping for
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Brian C wrote a review Nov 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Must do experience and worth the long coach trip. Try and grab a double seat to yourself if there's room and take your pillow. This trip was half the price of a trip I had booked to Luxor through holiday company a few years earlier and if anything was better. Just driving
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Date of experience: May 2019
Paul Lewis wrote a review Nov 2019
3 contributions
In summary, the trip was very well organised, enjoyable and tiring. I shall break this down as follows: 1) our guide Mama was incredible in that the information was clear, concise and full of detail. 2) with so much to take-in, Mama gave us the option to be led by him whilst on
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Date of experience: November 2019
ShahShankRedemption wrote a review Nov 2019
2 contributions4 helpful votes
Before travelling to Egypt I wasn't sure whether I wanted to go on this tour because despite wanting to see the pyramids, I was worried that my kids would find the journey and then the walking around the pyramids difficult followed by a long journey back. Other friends who had
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Date of experience: November 2019
Key Details
  • Great Sphinx, Pyramids of Giza, and 2 more
  • Duration: 24h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: Russian
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