Cairo Holidays

Sample Itinerary - REF EGYPT 4969

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Pyramid at Giza

Day 1: Cairo

Welcome to Egypt and the start of Cairo stopover. On arrival at the international airport in Cairo we will be there to greet you and transfer you to your hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure for you to either relax, explore independently or choose one of our 'enhance options' to see more of this fascinating city.

Close up of Sphinx

Day 2: Cairo

It's an early start this morning as you step back in time to discover ancient Egypt with a full day tour of the Great Pyramids of Giza, the legendary Sphinx, the necropolis of Sakkara and the former capital, Memphis. Marvel at Cheops, Khafre, Menakaure and Egypt's most enigmatic symbol, visit the country's oldest pyramid and see artifacts from many of the great rulers of Egypt. Returning to Cairo late afternoon/early evening, enjoy an evening at leisure.

King Tutankhamen's mask

Day 3: Cairo

Your final day in Cairo is free for you to do as little or as much as you please. We have a number of optional extras you can add to get the most out of your visit and late hotel check out (8pm) is included so that you have the use of your hotel room up until your evening transfer to the airport for your onward departure flight.



Pyramids in Egypt - Interesting news clips!
New tombs discovered near the Pyramids of Giza - more
The majic of Dashur - ancient pyramids near Cairo - more

Interesting news clips for Cairo!


  • New tombs discovered near the Pyramids of Giza - more
  • One of Cairo's best kept secrets - The Gayer-Anderson Museum - more
  • The magic of Dashur - ancient pyramids near Cairo - more
  • Naguib Mahfouz Cafe in Khan el Khalili bazaar - more
  • Abdel Zaher Bookshop in the heart of old Cairo - more




Egypt Spotlight


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Egypt Weather

Weather in Cairo
Sunny, 11°C
Local Time: 8:04 AM

Egypt Currency Rates
  1 GBP = 11.50 EGP
  1 CAD = 6.06 EGP
  1 ZAR = 0.65 EGP
  1 AUD = 5.92 EGP
  1 EUR = 8.60 EGP
  1 USD = 7.60 EGP
  1 NZD = 5.53 EGP
last updated - 30 Jan 2015 5:14 AM