Cairo: Pyramids, Bazaar, Citadel Tour with Photographer

4.7 / 5

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Cairo: Pyramids, Bazaar, Citadel Tour with Photographer

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From $55.33 $49.80 per person

Visit the world-famous Pyramids followed by a once-in-a-lifetime camel ride through the Sahara Desert accompanied by a photographer. Afterwards, stroll through the breathtaking Khan El-Khalili Bazaar and admire spectacular views from Saladin Citadel.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
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Duration 8 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Arabic, Russian
Pickup included
Complimentary pickup is available from your hotel in Cairo. Pickup service from Nasir City and Cairo Airport is not available. You will be contacted via WhatsApp, email or phone the day before the tour to update the exact pickup time.
Private group available

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire the grandeur of the world-famous Great Pyramids of Giza
  • Enjoy a captivating camel ride through the Sahara Desert
  • Explore the magnificent Saladin Citadel and marvel at sprawling views across Cairo
  • Walk through the Khan El-Khalili Bazaar and shop for amazing souvenirs
  • Learn about the sublime history of Cairo from your local tour guide
Full description
Your tour begins with pickup from your accommodation in Cairo and travels directly to the majestic Pyramids in an air-conditioned vehicle with your tour guide. Throughout the day you will be accompanied by a professional, private photographer who captures the most incredible photos of this once-in-a-lifetime experience in the foreground of some of the world’s most remarkable landmarks. The first stop of the day is the Giza Plateau where you can admire the towering pyramids and soak up the history-rich atmosphere. From your guide, learn about Egyptian culture and the architecture of the pyramids before hopping on a camel for a captivating ride through the Sahara Desert. Ride your camel to the stunning Great Sphinx of Giza and marvel at this world-famous landmark that is steeped in history. After your camel ride enjoy a delicious local lunch. After lunch, the tour continues to the Citadel of Cairo to marvel at a fascinating Islamic fortification that was constructed during the medieval era. The invincible stone structure, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers panoramic views across the city. Here, you can find an array of museums, old mosques and other ancient buildings within the fort. From the fort, proceed to Old Cairo and explore the ancient edifices of the city such as Coptic Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, the Church of Abu Serga, and the Hanging Church. Finally, visit the breathtaking Khan El-Khalili Bazaar, one of the oldest bazaars in the Middle East. Wander through the many serpentine alleyways of the bazaar and soak up the authentic atmosphere and culture of this vibrant location. Shop for some well-crafted jewelry, decorations, and handicrafts as a memento of your trip before being transferred back to your accommodation.
Includes
  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Air-conditioned vehicle for transportation
  • Camel ride in the Sahara Desert
  • Egyptologist tour guide
  • Photographer
  • Al Azhar park entrance fee
  • Lunch at Al Azhar park
  • Bottled mineral water
  • Entrance fees
  • Tips (not mandatory)
  • Drinks during lunch
  • Extra drinks during the tour
  • Any other services or expenses that are not mentioned in the itinerary
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers must bring their own headphones
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat

Not allowed

  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • A minimum of 2 persons is required to operate the shared tour, the product can be canceled or rescheduled if the minimum group size is not met
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 35 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.3/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.7/5
  • Safety
    5/5
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Booked last minute this tour ! It have been wonderful ! They made it everything as I wanted. Lady English Speaker Guide knew a lot about everything and she was happy to share it with me. Photographers has been really passionate about taking the best Shots and we did a great Team ! Even the Food at the Lunch was great ! All in All, will definitely advice to take such tour for Solo or Couple traveler. You will not be disappointed ! :-)

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March 9, 2020

I absolutely recommend this tour. Me and my friend were alone on this tour and we had our personal guid, driver and photographer. :) We had a great guide. Khalid is very nice and knowledgeable. He answered all our questions. He helped us with many tips. Our driver and photographer were also great. We had a wonderful time with them. It worth every penny. Thank you!

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December 9, 2019

It is the maximum!!!! Mahmoud is the best. DO NOT hesitate this is the tour. It is worth much more for what they give. It is really excellent. We made the pyramids. The experience with the camels and Ali was magnificent. The photographer Ahmed. Excellent !!! Full. Funny. Great. Simply the best. Many thanks.

November 26, 2019

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