Cairo Half Day Tours

Cairo Excursions and Half-Day Tours  Egypt's capital city, Cairo, provides travelers with a wealth of intriguing half-day tours and excursions to see its famous landmarks, ric...

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Try our amazing Cairo Half-Day Tour to explore one of the most important antiquities museums in the world, the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. You can spend half a day at the museum to enjoy the amazing artifacts and the huge statues of the Pharaohs.

Start From $35 / 4 Hours

Explore a variety of Cairo day tours and visit one of the seven wonders of the ancient world in Egypt. Half-day excursions to the pyramids of Giza and the sphinx are your way to stand at the foot of the pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus and witness the great ancient era.

Start From $35 / 4 Hours

Enjoy a visit to Saladin's ancient citadel and an El Moez street stroll via Khan el Khalili's great bazaar to get a closer look at medieval Cairo's historic lanes and paved walkways. Before visiting Egypt's oldest bazaar, Khan El Khalili, see the Saladin Citadel and El Moez Street.

Start From $55 / 4 Hours

Enjoy a half-day Coptic tour of Cairo and the Coptic Museum, where you'll see the most important spots visited by the Holy Family as they fled King Herod. The Coptic Museum, the Hanging Church, St. Sergius Church, Ben Ezra Synagogue, and the Coptic Museum are all worth seeing.

Start From $45 / 4 Hours

Make the most of your trip to the Saqqara necropolis from Cairo and discover ancient Egypt's oldest location. Visit the Saqqara Step Pyramid of King Djoser, the world's oldest pyramid, which was built by Imhotep during the Old Kingdom's third dynasty.

Start From $45 / 4 Hours

Attend this incredible show to see a one-of-a-kind tanoura dance in Cairo and learn about the most spectacular Sufi dance show in Cairo tours. Tanoura's show in Cairo is a musical Sufi dance entertainment event. Now is the time to book one of our Cairo tours!

Start From $50 / 4 Hours

Don't miss our half-day tour of Coptic Cairo to visit most of the highlights in the Old Cairo area, which had been blessed with the presence of the Holy Family during their journey to escape persecution in early Coptic history. Visit the Hanging Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Ben Ezra Synagogue and the Church of St. Barbara.

Start From $40 / 4 Hours

The most important monuments of Islamic Cairo are waiting for you, Saladin Citadel and Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque, Ahmed Ibn Tulun Mosque, with our variety of half-day tours to Islamic Cairo. Travel back to medieval times by walking in Khan E-Khalili Bazaar during your day trip to Islamic Cairo.

Start From $50 / 4 Hours

Take a half-day tour to St. Simon the Tanner cave church and garbage city in Cairo to discover one of the most fascinating rock-cut monasteries in the history of Coptic Cairo. Visit the garbage city, which has a population of garbage collectors working in recycling in Al-Moqattam hills with our half-day tours of Cairo.

Start From $40 / 4 Hours

Discover Egypt's most important archaeological sites, which include the most important archaeological treasures, where more than one archaeological find of gold has been found in its pyramids and tombs. With this half-day tour from Cairo to Dahshur Pyramids, dating back to the pre-dynasty period and early 4th Dynasty, with this day tour to Dahshur from Cairo.

Start From $50 / 4 Hours

Take the opportunity and try a half day tour of Cairo to the seat of government in the Ayyubid state, the Mamluk state, the Ottoman era and the Alawite family. Visit the Citadel of Saladin and the alabaster mosque built by Mohamed Ali in the 19th century with our Cairo tours!

Start From $40 / 4 Hours

Discover one of the cities rich in its great archaeological treasures, which for its great importance was included in the UNESCO World Heritage sites regulations. Explore the ancient city of Memphis with this half-day tour from Cairo to the city of Memphis recognized as Mit-Rahina with its open-air museum and the largest broken statue of King Ramses II. Explore more with Cairo Top Tours!

Start From $45 / 4 Hours

Explore the archaeological site of Meidum with our half-day tours to Cairo and see one of the oldest pyramids in Egypt, the pyramid of Meidum, established by King Snefru, the father of Cheops, stands alone in a corner of the desert, near a large number of small mastabas.

Start From $35 / 4 Hours

This half-day private food tour in Cairo is your gateway to explore the most desired Egyptian cuisine as you take a gastronomic walking tour in Cairo. You will have a delicious breakfast, a sweet drink, and a tasty lunch before sampling Egypt's most famous oriental desserts.

Start From $53 / 5 Hours

This half-day Cairo Tower Tour at Night brings you to the heart of Cairo, Egypt, and offers spectacular views of the city skyline. Take in the night city lights and enjoy a 360-degree view of Cairo from its observation deck. Hire a private guide or bring your own to get the local scoop on everything else to explore in the area. For everyone, we have a special price just for you.

Start From $50 / 4 Hours

Join us on this half-day Tour to Abdeen Palace in Cairo. A visit to Abdeen palace is a great way to enjoy the history of Egypt, with its rich and colorful heritage. The palace was built as both a residential area for the royal family but also as a place for foreign delegates visiting the Khedive to meet with him privately.

Start From $45 / 4 Hours

If you're looking for a quick and easy way to see some of Cairo's most popular sights, then this half-day tour is perfect for you! You'll visit the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) and take a ride on a traditional felucca boat along the Nile River.

Start From $45 / 4 Hours

Enjoy a private half-day tour to Memphis which was the oldest capital of Egypt. You will then be transferred to the Dahshur area to see the Red Pyramid and Bent Pyramid. then have a nice time while enjoying a felucca ride.

Start From $65 / 4 Hours

Experience the Cairo pyramids with a half-day tour to the Pyramids of Meidum and Dahshur. Hear the stories behind the first capital of ancient Egypt and the oldest pyramids. Learn about the oldest real pyramid in history through Cairo excursions. See the Bent Pyramid and the Red Pyramid in Dahshur. Then explore the pyramids of Meidum on a half-day tour to the pyramids of Meidum and Dahshur.

Start From $0 / Half-Day

Enjoy the glory of ancient Egypt's different aspects in a half-day tour, visiting the great pyramids of Giza, sultan Hassan, and El-Rifai mosques. you can enjoy riding camels while touring around the pyramids. And of course, discovering the fascinating mamluke architecture of Sultan Hassan and El-Refai mosques, their worship halls, and amazing decorations!

Start From $0 / 4 hours

Enjoy a wonderful Half-Day tour to explore The Great Pyramids area with a one-hour quad bike ride and a one-hour camel ride from our Egypt day tours packages to have an amazing trip to one of the seven wonders of the ancient world!

Start From $80 / 4 hours

A half-day tour of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization, which includes more than 50,000 artifacts. Enjoy a trip to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Cairo, excursions with us, and riding a quad bike.

Start From $165 / Day Tour

Enjoy visiting the Great Pyramid, Khafre, and Menkaure where are all part of a complex in Egypt that includes the largest building in the world for a long time and the Great Sphinx, also. A felucca ride on the Nile River we will take you through beautiful views while you pass by blinking lights and loud music.

Start From $85 / 4 hours

spending half a day in the capital of Egypt will able you to see the Giza Pyramids, the Great Pyramid, Khafre, Menkaure, and the Great Sphinx of Giza, that known as the Sphinx made of limestone, also, you will enjoy visiting Saqqara, Ahmad Ibn Tulun Mosque, and Gayer Anderson Museum.

Start From $85 / Half day Tour

A half-day tour of the Giza Pyramids is a great way to experience the most iconic ancient Egyptian landmarks in a short amount of time, in this tour we will take you to discover what is inside the pyramid of Khufu and Khafre. Also, you will enjoy camel Ridding around Pyramids.

Start From $90 / half day tour

Enjoy Your Visit The Great Pyramid, Khafre, and Menkaure are all a part of a complex in Egypt that also contains the Great Sphinx, which was once the largest structure in the world, as well as Khafre and Menkaure. You will also visit the Djoser Pyramid, also called the Step Pyramid of Djoser, the Serapeum, and the nobles' tombs in Saqqara.

Start From $85 / 8 Hours

Enjoy a wonderful Day tour to explore The Great Pyramids area with an entrance ticket to the khafra pyramid from our Egypt Day tour packages to have an amazing trip to one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, discover some of Saqqara's attractions, Motor Boat trip in the Nile.

Start From $90 / 8 Hours

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A long time ago, when Arab people were in charge, the Copts were permitted to build churches in a special part of the city. Two ancient churches in Cairo, called the Church of Saint Barbara and the Church of Saints Sergius and Bacchus, were built around this time, in the late 600s or early 700s.

Cairo is a very interesting and fun place to visit. It has lots of stuff to see, like the pyramids. But there's also a special part of Cairo that not many people know about. It's a city full of artists and people who start their businesses. And there's cool art all over the city, too. Cairo is a place that will surprise and impress you in every way.

People who like to travel say that it's important to visit Cairo and see the museum that was built in 1863. It doesn't cost much to get in, and inside you can see things that are thousands of years old, like statues of ancient Egyptian kings, mummies, artwork from Egypt, and things people used to use in their everyday lives.

If you do not have a lot of time to spend in Egypt, Cairo Top Tours will provide you with many wonderful half-day tours that will enable you to visit the most famous archaeological landmarks and attractions in Egypt in four hours or less, because with Cairo Top Tours’ team of professional tour operators, you will not even get lost one moment of your valuable time.

Visitors from nations where yellow fever is common must present a certificate of yellow fever vaccination, according to the Egyptian government. A large number of nations on several continents, including Africa, Central America, and South America, are at risk for yellow fever. For more details, speak to your doctor.

Egypt is a highly safe place to visit, and the police, tourist police, and soldiers are visible everywhere you walk, assuring you that you are safe. Egypt takes pleasure in its strong safety record for travelers and will do everything possible to maintain it.

The Egyptian pound is the official currency of Egypt. Credit cards are widely accepted in hotels, restaurants, and high-end stores. Additionally, you can find ATMs located in major hotels and banks where you can withdraw local currency.
 

The best time to visit Cairo is during the cooler months, which are from October to April. During this time, temperatures are more comfortable, ranging from mild to warm. The summer months (May to September) can be very hot, with temperatures often exceeding 40°C (104°F). However, visiting during the summer months can also mean fewer crowds and lower hotel rates.

Delicious Egyptian food, which mostly consists of poultry, veggies, and lentils, is served at many restaurants throughout Cairo. Falafel and ful medames are common dinner fare in Cairo. The nation's national food, koshari, is also sold on the streets. Kebda, shawarma, and hummus are among Cairo must-try foods.
 

This depends on the details of the private tour you choose or intend to sign up for. A half-day tour of Cairo can include visits to both historical and cultural places.

Among the historical places that the tour may include:
The pyramids and sphinx in Giza.
The Egyptian Museum in downtown Cairo.
Among the cultural places that may be part of the tour:
Bazaars and traditional markets for a shopping experience.
Modern areas in the city center to enjoy urban life.

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