Pyramids and Old Cairo Layover Tour from Cairo Airport

Experience the essence of Egypt’s ancient wonders and cultural heritage with our Pyramids and Old Cairo Layover Tour. This tour is an ideal choice for those with a layover at Cairo Airport, offering a comprehensive exploration of the city’s historic landmarks.

Tour Highlights:

  • Giza Pyramids Exploration: Discover the awe-inspiring Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus, celebrated as one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.
  • Great Sphinx and Valley Temple: Capture the moment with a stop at the Great Sphinx and delve into the history of the Valley Temple.
  • Old Cairo Journey: Visit the historic sites of Old Cairo, including the Salah El Din Citadel, the Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque, and the intriguing Al Gowhara Palace.
  • Ibn Tulun Mosque and Museum of Gair Anderson: Explore one of Cairo’s oldest mosques and the adjacent museum.
  • Coptic Treasures: Discover the Coptic Museum’s treasury collection and the ancient Church of St. Sergius.
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar Shopping: Conclude your tour with a visit to Cairo’s renowned bazaar, offering traditional crafts, spices, and jewelry.

Tour Itinerary:

Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport, our representative will greet you, holding a sign with your name. You’ll then be introduced to your Egyptologist guide and board our modern, air-conditioned vehicle. The tour begins with the Giza Pyramids, followed by the Great Sphinx and the Valley Temple. Afterward, we journey to Old Cairo to visit the Salah El Din Citadel, the Mohammed Ali Alabaster Mosque, and Al Gowhara Palace. We will also explore the Ibn Tulun Mosque, the Museum of Gair Anderson, and the Coptic Museum. The day concludes with a shopping excursion at Khan El Khalili bazaar. Finally, our guide will escort you back to the airport for your departure.

Tour Inclusions:

  • Meet and assist services at Cairo Airport
  • Round-trip airport transfers
  • All transportation in a private air-conditioned vehicle
  • Services of an expert Egyptologist guide fluent in your language
  • Mineral water during the trip
  • Entry fees to all sites mentioned in the itinerary
  • All service charges and taxes

Tour Exclusions:

  • Any services not specified in the itinerary
  • Entry visa to Egypt


  • Single person: $120
  • Group of 2-4 persons: $90 per person
  • Group of 5-8 persons: $70 per person

Note: This tour is designed to provide a rich and engaging experience of Cairo’s ancient and cultural sites during your limited time in the city. Our knowledgeable Egyptologist guide will ensure a memorable and informative journey.

We look forward to hosting you on an extraordinary Pyramids and Old Cairo Layover Tour from Cairo Airport!