Cairo and the Pyramids
NB: Due to the unstable security situation in Sinai, Egypt, we have temporaraly stopped online sales of tours to Egypt. In light of the situation please consider your decision to travel to Egypt very carefully. If you are convinced that you would like to travel, please contact us directly to book.
Departing in the middle of the night to make the most of your day, you will be transported through the Taba border into Egypt and drive through the starry night across the Sinai desert and the famous Suez Canal to arrive in Cairo at 7am.
Stopping for breakfast you will continue on to the phenomenal Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World! Marvel at the unsolved mystery of how they constructed these colossal mystic pyramids in ancient times, and then ponder the riddle of the majestic Sphinx, the oldest known monument in the world.
Visit the legendary Cairo Museum with its collection of Egyptian antiquities including the stunning treasures from Tutankhamun's tomb. Then enjoy the bustle of the lively Khan El Khalili Bazaar before beginning your homeward journey to Eilat.
The 1-day tour leaves at 11.30pm from Eilat, arrives in Cairo in the morning, and you are back in Eilat by around 11pm. It costs $217 per person.
The 2-day tour includes the same content, but is spread out over 2 days and includes a night in a 3-star hotel. It also leaves from Eilat at midnight, and arrives back the next night. It costs $328 per person in a double room ($48 single supplement).
INCLUDED: transport to all sites, guide, breakfast and lunch, entrance fees
NOT INCLUDED: border tax ($82), private drinks, tips
OPTIONAL ACTIVITY:The Mummy Room at Cairo Museum ($12)
Nile river cruise on 2 day option ($60)
WHAT TO BRING: passport, sunscreen & hat
Please note that the date you book is the night that the tour begins, not the day spent in Cairo. For example, if you book the 1-day tour for the 1st of January, you will be picked up at 11.30pm from Eilat, and spend the 2nd of January in Cairo, returning home that night.
Prices are per person in a double room. A single supplement of $39 applies if travelling alone.
For more information or to book, you can call us on +972 2 566 0045 between 9am and 9pm (Israel time), or write to us.
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