Private day tour to Cairo from Borg el Arab

Day Trips & Excursions in Cairo

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This private tour is an ideal choice to visit the highlights of Cairo and Giza from the city of Borg El Arab, you will see Giza pyramids, the Egyptian museum and sail on the Nile then you will return to Borg El Arab.
Start your private tour at 6am as your private qualified Egyptologist tour guide will pick you up from your hotel/accommodation in Borg El Arab, you will get on your means of transportation which is a private and modern air conditioned vehicle and start your drive to Cairo (about 3 hours)First you will explore the plateau of Giza that has the only remaining wonder of the seven wonders of the ancient world which is the Great Pyramid of Cheops (about 2500 B.C.) as well as the pyramids of his son (Chephren) and his grandson (Mycerinus), then you will see the panorama where you can take great pictures of the three pyramids together and get on a camel to live the adventure in the desert around the pyramids, after that you will have the time for admiring the Valley Temple of Chephren and the Great Sphinx.Later you will have lunch at a good quality restaurant and sail on the Nile in a traditional sailboat (felucca).Then you will browse the precious items in the Egyptian museum that has the biggest collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts in the world, especially the treasures of king Tut and his golden mask, the colossal statues, the beautiful paintings, animal mummy room , Royal Mummy Rooms (extra fee) and much more.At the end of the tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.

What’s included

  • WiFi during the tour
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch at a good quality restaurant
  • 30 minutes camel ride
  • 1 hour sailboat (felucca) ride
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan

What’s not included

  • Extra entrance fees (interior of Giza pyramids, Solar Boat museum, Royal Mummy room)
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities


  • Excellent value for money
  • Family friendly
  • Step back in time on a history tour
  • Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors