Travel Agencies

The streets around Midan Tahrir teem with travel agencies, but watch out for dodgy operators. Along with those listed below, Travel Choice is reliable.

Egypt Panorama Tours Just south of Ma’adi metro station, this is one of the best-established agencies in town. Organises private guides, group day-tours of Cairo sights and longer itineraries as well as bookings for Nile and Lake Nasser cruises. It’s also good for four- and five-star hotel deals.

Misr Travel The official Egyptian government travel agency, which also has offices in most of the luxury hotels.

International Travel Bureau of Egypt Reliable small travel agency, catering mostly to high-end clients looking for tailor-made tours.