TOURS & EXCURSIONS
Door-to-door service is how our guests have described our tours and excursions. We handle everything from itineraries to transportation to selecting the tour guide which best fit your needs and personality, helping make the most of your time in Cairo.
Cairo, Out & About
Cairo Opera House
Cairo Opera House is the main performing arts venue in the Egyptian capital. Home to most of Egypt's finest musical groups, it is located on the southern portion of Gezira Island in the Nile River, in the Zamalek district west of and near downtown Cairo.
Cairo Tower is a free-standing concrete tower located in Cairo, Egypt. At 187 m (614 ft), it has been the tallest structure in Egypt and North Africa about 50 years.
One of Cairo's well-known modern monuments, it stands in the Zamalek district on Gezira Island in the River Nile, close to Downtown.
Khan El Khalili
Khan el-Khalili is a major souk in the Islamic district of Cairo. The bazaar district is one of Cairo's main attractions for tourists and Egyptians alike. Shops typically sell souvenirs, antiques and jewelries, but many traditional workshops continue to operate in the surrounding area and the goldsmiths' souq, for example, is still important for locals.
El Muizz Street
Al-Muizz st. in Islamic Cairo, is one of the oldest streets in Cairo, approximately one kilometer long. A United Nations study found it to have the greatest concentration of medieval architectural treasures in the Islamic world.
Head over to Wikalet El Ghouri in El Hussein for some magical music combined with traditional dance performed by El Ghouri Tannoura Dance Group every Saturday, Monday and Wednesday. Wikalet El Ghouri is located on your right side if you're facing El Azhar and Khan Khalili market is on your left.
The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities contains many important pieces of ancient Egyptian history.
It houses the world’s largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities, and many treasures of King Tutankhamen. The museum is located in Tahrir square in the middle of Cairo.
Giza Pyramids & Sphinx
The Pyramids of Giza consist of the Great Pyramid of Giza (known as the Great Pyramid and the Pyramid of Cheops or Khufu), the somewhat smaller Pyramid of Khafre (or Chephren) a few hundred meters to the south-west, and the relatively modest-sized Pyramid of Menkaure (or Mykerinos) a few hundred meters further south-west. The Great Sphinx lies on the east side of the complex.
Coptic Cairo is a part of Old Cairo which encompasses the Babylon Fortress, the Coptic Museum, the Hanging Church, the Greek Church of St. George and many other Coptic churches and historical sites. It is believed that the Holy Family visited this area and stayed at the site of Saints Sergius and Bacchus Church (Abu Serga).
The Saladin Citadel of Cairo is a medieval Islamic fortification in Cairo, Egypt. The location, on Mokattam hill near the center of Cairo, was once famous for its fresh breeze and grand views of the city. It is now a preserved historic site, with mosques and museums.
Saqqara is a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, serving as the necropolis for the Ancient Egyptian capital, Memphis. Saqqara features numerous pyramids, including the world famous Step pyramid of Djoser, sometimes referred to as the Step Tomb due to its rectangular base.
Gayer Anderson Museum
It is located in Cairo, adjacent to the mosque of Ahmed Ibn Tulun. It is noted for being one of the best-preserved examples of 17th-century domestic architecture left in Cairo, and also for Gayer-Anderson’s vast collection of furniture, carpets, curio and other objects.
Sound & Light Show
It is a magnificent show that brings creatively to life the rule of ancient Egyptians. The artists skillfully created a show to present images of all historical eras. For an hour, you enjoy the sound and light show near the pyramids and the Sphinx.
For more information, please contact Chief Concierge, Ahmed Khalifa at Ext. 3160.