Day Trip to the Pyramids & the GEM from Cairo Airport

Make the most of your layover in Cairo with our exclusive Day Trip to the Pyramids & the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) from Cairo Airport. Explore the timeless wonders of Egypt as you visit the iconic pyramids of Giza and immerse yourself in the extraordinary exhibits of the world-class Grand Egyptian Museum. Join us for an unforgettable journey into the ancient past, offering a perfect blend of history, culture, and convenience.


During this action-packed day trip, you’ll embark on a whirlwind adventure to witness the iconic pyramids of Giza and delve into the remarkable collections at the Grand Egyptian Museum. Discover the architectural marvels of ancient Egypt, including the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the enigmatic Sphinx, and the mesmerizing treasures of Tutankhamun. Our expert guides will provide captivating insights, ensuring you make the most of your limited time in Cairo.


  • Explore the legendary pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre, and the Pyramid of Menkaure.
  • Capture stunning photos against the backdrop of these magnificent structures, emblematic of ancient Egypt.
  • Stand in awe of the enigmatic Sphinx and learn about its historical significance and mysteries.
  • Immerse yourself in the world-class exhibits at the Grand Egyptian Museum, showcasing thousands of years of ancient Egyptian history.
  • Admire the treasures of Tutankhamun, including his golden mask, jewelry, and chariot.
  • Benefit from the expertise of our knowledgeable guides, who will provide you with captivating commentary throughout the tour.


  • Layover convenience: Optimize your layover time by exploring the pyramids and the Grand Egyptian Museum, conveniently located near Cairo Airport.
  • Expert guides: Our experienced guides are passionate about Egypt’s history and will provide you with valuable insights throughout the tour.
  • Instant confirmation: Book now and receive instant confirmation, guaranteeing your spot on this popular tour.
  • Customization options: We understand that each traveler has unique preferences, so we offer customization options to tailor the tour to your needs, including pickup time adjustments.


  • Upon arrival at Cairo Airport, you will be greeted by our representative who will assist you with visa procedures, if necessary.
  • Meet your expert guide and embark on a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle.
  • 8:30 AM: Arrive at the Giza Plateau and begin the tour.
  • Explore the pyramids of Giza, including the Great Pyramid of Khufu, the Pyramid of Khafre, and the Pyramid of Menkaure.
  • Marvel at the enigmatic Sphinx and hear captivating stories about its history and significance.
  • 12:00 PM: Break for a delicious Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant.
  • 1:00 PM: Visit the Grand Egyptian Museum.
  • Immerse yourself in the world-class exhibits and artifacts, showcasing the rich heritage of ancient Egypt.
  • Admire the iconic treasures of Tutankhamun, gaining insights into the pharaohs, mummies, and ancient Egyptian civilization.
  • 4:00 PM: Conclude the tour and return to Cairo Airport for your onward journey.


  • Pickup and drop-off from Cairo Airport
  • Transportation in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional English-speaking Egyptologist guide
  • Admission fees to the pyramids of Giza and the Grand Egyptian Museum
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • All taxes and service charges


  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Visa fees, if applicable
  • Personal expenses
  • Any additional activities or services not mentioned in the itinerary

Pricing Information:

Single2- 3 Persons4- 6 Persons7- 10 Persons
Prices130 $100 $95 $90 $

Tips and Advice for Travelers:

  • Ensure that your layover allows sufficient time for the tour. We recommend a layover of at least 8 hours.
  • Dress comfortably and wear sturdy shoes as there will be walking involved during the tour.
  • Don’t forget to bring sunscreen, a hat, and sunglasses, as it can get hot in the Egyptian desert.
  • Stay hydrated by carrying a water bottle with you throughout the tour.
  • Respect the local customs and traditions when visiting religious sites.
  • Pack a small bag with essentials to carry with you, as you will return to the airport after the tour.

Trip Notes:

  • This tour requires a moderate level of physical activity, including walking and climbing stairs.
  • The tour operates in all weather conditions. In case of extreme weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances, alternative arrangements will be made.
  • The order of the itinerary may be subject to change to ensure the best experience for all participants.
  • The Grand Egyptian Museum is wheelchair accessible, but please inform us in advance if you require any assistance.


Q: Can I customize the pickup time? A: Yes, we offer customization options for the pickup time. Please contact our customer service team after booking to make the necessary arrangements.

Q: Is lunch included in the tour? A: Yes, a delicious Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant is included in the tour.

Q: Are the entrance fees included? A: Yes, the entrance fees to the pyramids of Giza and the Grand Egyptian Museum are included in the tour price.

Q: Is transportation provided? A: Yes, transportation in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle is provided for the duration of the tour.

Traveler’s Guide: Read This Before You Embark on Your Trip

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General Tips

  • Always wear comfortable shoes.
  • Buy a local SIM card.
  • Carry some of the currency of Egypt is the Egyptian pound.
  • Learn some Arabic words like Shokran, Mn Fadlak.
  • Try the famous Egyptian food like Ful & Ta’meya.
  • Stay Hydrated at all times especially during the summer in Egypt.
  • Friday and Saturday are the official holidays in Egypt.
  • The metro is one of the fastest ways to travel within Cairo.
  • Keep a tour Guide by your side to fully enjoy your time in Egypt.

General Highlights

  • Explore the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx.
  • Shop at Khan El Khalili Bazaar enchanting markets in old Cairo.
  • Behold the holy Islamic & Coptic attractions in Old Cairo.
  • Feel the grandeur of Luxor within its majestic temples & tombs.
  • Rediscover the captivating wonders of the Egyptian Museum.
  • Witness the great Philae and Abu Simbel temples in Aswan.
  • Board a soulful Nile Cruise from Luxor to Aswan or vice versa.
  • Discover the Natural Allure of Egyptian oases like Siwa or Bahariya.
  • Swim, Dive, and snorkel in Hurghada or cities situated on the Red Sea.

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