Cairo Stopover Tour: See the Best of Egypt in 1 Day


All Time


1 day

Tour Type

Daily Tour

Pickup/ Drop off



Experience the wonders of Cairo with our exclusive Cairo Stopover Tour. Designed for American travelers seeking comfort and convenience, this tour is curated by the most trusted travel agency in Egypt. You’ll be accompanied by a seasoned Egyptologist tour guide and travel in a private, air-conditioned vehicle.

Begin your adventure with a captivating exploration of the Great Sphinx, the majestic Great Pyramids of Giza, and the enigmatic Valley Temple. Then, immerse yourself in the world of ancient Egyptian artifacts at the renowned Egyptian Museum.

As your tour concludes, wander through the historic Khan El-Khalili bazaar, one of the oldest and most renowned markets in the Middle East. Revel in the magic of ancient Egypt and secure your spot on this extraordinary journey now!

Tour Highlights

The Great Sphinx and the Great Pyramids of Giza

  • Giza Pyramids Complex.
  • The Great Sphinx.
  • The Valley Temple.

Cairo Attractions

  • The Egyptian Museum.
  • Al Muizz Street
  • Khan El Khalili Bazaar.
Tour Itinerary

Cairo Stopover Tour Itinerary:

Welcome to the Land of Wonders!

Giza Pyramids Complex:

  • Marvel at the legendary Giza Pyramids Complex, an open-air museum over 4,500 years old. Explore three grand pyramids, six smaller ones, the iconic Great Sphinx, and the mystical Valley Temple.

  • Highlights:

    • The Great Pyramid of Khufu: A monumental structure built in 2600 BC, now one of the last Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. Standing at 147m tall and weighing six million tons, it conceals a series of enigmatic chambers.

    • The Great Sphinx: Crafted for Pharaoh Khafre, this colossal statue symbolizes wisdom and strength. Don’t miss the captivating Thutmose IV dream stele, nestled between its paws.

    • The Valley Temple: Dating back to the early Old Kingdom, around 2686 – 2134 BC, this temple played a vital role in the mummification and spiritual transformation of the royal family.

 The Egyptian Museum:

  • Immerse yourself in a treasury of ancient Egyptian art and history. Established in 1901 AD, this museum encapsulates over 5,000 years of civilization, showcasing immortal artifacts and monuments.

3. Lunch Time:

  • Savor a delectable lunch with breathtaking views of the Pyramids and the Nile at our scenic restaurant.


Al Muizz Street:

  • Delve into the heart of old Cairo and discover the splendors of the 10th-century AD during the Fatimid dynasty. This street is a testament to the golden artistic spirit of the Islamic era and has earned its place on the UNESCO World Heritage list.

Khan El Khalili Bazaar:

  • Conclude your tour in the enchanting Khan El Khalili Bazaar, a historic landmark founded in 970 AD. It stands as a testament to the essence of old Cairo, offering an array of exotic goods and a vibrant atmosphere.

End the day with a heart full of memories and treasures from the heart of Egypt!

  • Pick up services from Cairo Airport & return.
  • All transfers by a Private air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Private Egyptologist guide.
  • Lunch meal at a local restaurant in Cairo.
  • Entrance fees to all the mentioned sites.
  • Mineral water while onboard the vehicle.
  • All your tours and excursions by a private with an A/C vehicle.
  • All service charges and taxes.
  • Any extras not mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entry visa to Egypt.


Tour Itinerary
Single Person
2 Persons / Each

Prices policy

Prices are quoted in US Dollars per person per trip except during Christmas, New Year & Easter holidays.

Children policy

0 - 1.11 Free of Charge 2 - 5.11 pay 25% of tour price 6 - 11.11 pay 50% of tour price 12+ pay full tour price as per adult person. Notes : Child pricing applies to children who share rooms with their parents (Max 2 Children in one Room)

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February 18, 2023

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February 15, 2023

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January 6, 2023

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January 5, 2023

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January 2, 2023

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