On our one day Cairo tour from Eilat or Tel Aviv, visit the pyramids of Giza, the Spinx, and other highlights of the fascinating Egyptian capital. Departing from Eilat or Tel Aviv every
On our one day Cairo tour from Eilat or Tel Aviv, visit the pyramids of Giza, the Spinx, and other highlights of the fascinating Egyptian capital. Departing from Eilat or Tel Aviv every evening, you’ll begin the Cairo Tour with a journey through the Sinai desert at night, arriving in Cairo in the morning to begin your tour. You’ll spend the morning visiting the incredible Egyptian Museum, home to over 120,000 artefacts, and the world famous Papyrus Institute, before enjoying an authentic Egyptian style lunch. The afternoon will include the most iconic highlight of all, a tour of the Pyramids at Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, as well as The Great Sphinx and the Khan El Khalili Bazaar (souk). You’ll depart Cairo in the late afternoon, returning to Eilat in the early hours.
“Our guide and driver, as well as contacts between the borders, were very good. Would give them all an A+. Our time in Cairo was excellent! The guide, Saad, was knowledgeable, courteous and went above and beyond to take good care of us!” -Priscilla, USA
Cairo Tour from Eilat Highlights
Pickup from all hotels in Eilat, transfer to the Egyptian border, where you’ll cross with full border assistance
Travel through the Sinai Desert and cross under the Suez Canal, as you make your way to Cairo
Arrive in Cairo as the sun rises, and this mega-city comes to life
Tour the Egyptian Museum, one of the most impressive antiquities museums in the world
Visit the Payprus Institute with its unrivalled display of papyrus works
Enjoy an authentic Egyptian lunch
Visit the world-famous Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the World
See the Great Sphinx Statue which stands on the bank of the River Nile, believed to be the world’s longest river, and undeniably the most famous
Take a stroll through the impressive Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the magnificent market
Return to Eilat through the desert, arriving back during the early hours of the following morning
Tour from Tel Aviv includes flights from Tel Aviv to Eilat, and Eilat back to Tel Aviv
21:00 – Pickup from your hotel, private address or the airport in Eilat, and make the short journey to the Taba Border Crossing
22:00 – Cross the border with full border assistance and meet your English speaking guide before setting off on the journey to Cairo
08:30 – Arrive in Cairo as the city comes to life. Start the day with a tour of the Egyptian Museum
11:00 – Lunch at an authentic local Egyptian restaurant
12:00 – Visit the Payprus Museum
13:00 – Tour the Pyramids, the Sphinx and amazing ancient market, Khan El Khalili.
20:00 – Depart from Cairo, heading towards the Taba Border Crossing.
04:00 – Cross back into Israel, tour ends at Taba border (taxis are available for around $10 to most destinations in Eilat)
Cairo Tour from Eilat Information
The Cairo Tour from Eilat is available every day
Tour is fully guided by licensed guides in English
Tour is run in full cooperation and coordination with the Egyptian Authorities
Tour price includes all transportation, guiding, entrance fees, lunch
Tour price excludes border/visa tax ($95), insurance, tips.
Tour can be arranged from Tel Aviv (enquire for info)
We recommend to bring water and snacks for the overnight transfer as we can’t guarantee there will be stops enroute