Daily Costs

Budget: Less than US$50

  • Double room in budget hotel: LE350–540
  • Metro and microbus to Pyramids: LE7
  • Major museum and site entries: LE50–100
  • Shawarma or kushari: LE10–25

Midrange: US$70–120

  • Double room in midrange hotel: US$50–80
  • Taxi from Downtown to Zamalek: LE12–15
  • Giza and Saqqara pyramid day-tour (driver-only): LE400–500
  • Two-course restaurant meal: LE150

Top end: More than US$170

  • Double room in a luxury hotel: from US$120
  • Private day tour guide: US$30–60
  • Bottle of wine: from LE200
  • Two-course meal at top-end restaurant: from LE250