Cairo Layover Tour from Cairo Airport: Discover Egypt in a Layover

Make the most of your layover at Cairo Airport with our Cairo Layover Tour. Whether you have a few hours or a day, you can explore the wonders of Egypt, from the Pyramids to the bustling markets. Maximize your layover and create lasting memories in the heart of Cairo. Book now and turn your stopover into an unforgettable adventure!


Our Cairo Layover Tour is designed for travelers with limited time at Cairo Airport. We offer customizable itineraries that allow you to see the highlights of Cairo, ensuring a memorable and efficient layover experience.

Highlights of the Tour:

  • Pyramids of Giza: Witness the iconic Pyramids, one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
  • Sphinx: Explore the enigmatic Sphinx, guarding the Pyramids for centuries.
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar: Shop for souvenirs and savor local cuisine in this bustling marketplace.
  • Old Cairo: Discover historic landmarks like the Hanging Church and Ben Ezra Synagogue.
  • Expert Guides: Our knowledgeable guides provide insights into Egypt’s history and culture.


  • Convenient Booking: Secure your tour with ease and receive instant confirmation.
  • Customized Itineraries: Tailor your layover experience to match your time constraints.
  • Expert Guidance: Benefit from informative commentary and efficient navigation from our guides.
  • Time Optimization: Make the most of your layover with a well-planned itinerary.
  • All-Inclusive: Enjoy a hassle-free experience with transportation, entrance fees, and refreshments included.


  • Pickup from Cairo Airport upon your arrival.
  • Visit the Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx.
  • Explore Khan El Khalili Bazaar for shopping and dining.
  • Discover the historic landmarks of Old Cairo.
  • Return to Cairo Airport for your onward flight.

Tour Inclusions:

  • Professional, English-speaking guide.
  • Pickup and drop-off at Cairo Airport.
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned attractions.
  • Refreshments (bottled water and snacks).
  • Air-conditioned transportation.

Tour Exclusions:

  • Gratuities (optional).
  • Personal expenses.

Pricing Information:

Single2- 3 Persons4- 6 Persons7- 10 Persons
Prices130 $90 $85 $80 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Ensure that your layover duration allows for the chosen itinerary.
  • Dress comfortably and wear suitable walking shoes.
  • Bring local currency for shopping and dining.
  • Respect local customs and regulations during your layover activities.


  1. Can I customize the layover tour to match my preferences and time constraints? Yes, the tour can be tailored to fit your layover duration and include specific attractions based on your interests.
  2. Is airport pickup and drop-off included? Yes, we provide pickup and drop-off services at Cairo Airport for your convenience.
  3. Are entrance fees covered in the tour price? Yes, entrance fees to the mentioned attractions are included.
  4. Is this layover tour suitable for children? Absolutely! We can customize the tour to accommodate families with children.
  5. Should I tip the guide? Tipping is optional but appreciated. If you’ve had an informative and enjoyable experience, consider showing your gratitude.

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Egypt Tours Tips

  • Footwear Comfort: Ensure you wear comfortable shoes, as you’ll be doing a lot of walking and exploring.
  • Local SIM Card: Consider purchasing a local SIM card for convenient and affordable access to mobile data and calls.
  • Currency: Carry some Egyptian pounds as the local currency, which will be widely accepted in most places.
  • Basic Arabic Phrases: Learning a few Arabic phrases like “Shokran” (Thank you) and “Mn Fadlak” (Please) can go a long way in communication and showing respect to the local culture.
  • Culinary Adventures: Don’t miss out on trying traditional Egyptian dishes like Ful and Ta’meya, which are both delicious and a cultural experience.
  • Stay Hydrated: It’s important to stay hydrated, especially during the scorching summer months. Carry a water bottle with you.
  • Weekend Days: Note that the weekend in Egypt is on Friday and Saturday, so plan your activities and visits accordingly.
  • Metro Travel: The Cairo Metro is one of the quickest and most cost-effective ways to get around the city, so consider using it for transportation.
  • Tour Guide: Having a knowledgeable tour guide can enhance your experience in Egypt, as they can provide insights into the history and culture of the places you visit.

General Highlights

  • Pyramids of Giza and the Sphinx: Explore the iconic Pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid, and visit the enigmatic Sphinx nearby.
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar: Shop for souvenirs and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Khan El Khalili Bazaar in Old Cairo.
  • Islamic & Coptic Attractions: Experience the rich history and spirituality of Old Cairo by visiting its Islamic and Coptic attractions, including mosques and churches.
  • Luxor’s Majestic Temples & Tombs: Witness the grandeur of Luxor by exploring its magnificent temples like Karnak and Luxor Temple, as well as the Valley of the Kings and Queens.
  • Egyptian Museum: Rediscover Egypt’s fascinating history at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, home to countless ancient artifacts, including Tutankhamun’s treasures.
  • Philae and Abu Simbel Temples: Visit the stunning temples of Philae in Aswan and the colossal Abu Simbel temples, known for their incredible architecture and history.
  • Nile Cruise: Take a picturesque Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan, or the reverse journey, to witness the beauty of the Nile River and explore historical sites along the way.
  • Egyptian Oases: Discover the natural allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa and Bahariya, where you can experience a tranquil desert landscape and unique culture.
  • Red Sea Adventures: Enjoy water activities like swimming, diving, and snorkeling in resort cities along the Red Sea, such as Hurghada and Sharm El Sheikh, known for their beautiful coral reefs and marine life.