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Cairo Layover Pyramids Tour

Price Starting From : $70

Cairo Layover Pyramids Tour
Never miss this chance to book your transit tour to Cairo through our Egypt Day Tours and learn more about the greatness of Egyptian history and its ancient monuments in Cairo, wonderful places, and hospitable people. During our tours to Cairo from Cairo Airport to the Giza Pyramids during transfer and Sphinx, visit the oldest market in the Middle East and buy wonderful souvenirs at the Khan El Khalili Bazaar. You will enjoy an excursion to the Pyramids of Giza, the Great Sphinx of King Khafre, the owner of the 2nd Pyramid, and the Egyptian Museum, which is full of precious antiquities. Finally, we will take you back to the airport. 

In Cairo, there is an amazing place called Bab AL-Nasr Cairo Gate. It's a special place where you can learn about how people lived a really long time ago in Egypt. You can even pretend you are there and see all the amazing things they had a long time ago.

The interior of the pyramid has three burial chambers, one cut into the underlying rock, and two at a height within the building itself, which is unique to the Khufu pyramid and something that no other pyramid has.


  • Meeting and escort from Cairo International Airport.
  • Transportation is arranged in a private air-conditioned non-smoking vehicle.
  • All tickets and entrance fees to the mentioned sites as part of the Cairo tour.
  • Lunch during our Cairo tour at a good local restaurant.
  • You will be accompanied by your guide.
  • Snack stops on request.
  • Mineral water during all our Egypt day tours.
  • A hot mint drink at one of the local cafes such as Al Fishawy or Layaly El Hussein during tours from Cairo airport if you have time.
  • Shopping tours in Cairo during day tours to Cairo.
  • All taxes and service charges are included in the price of tours to Egypt.
  • Any additional items that are not listed in our itinerary.
  • Tipping.
  • Personal expenses.
  • Drinks during the meal.
  • Entrance to the Sun Boat Museum during the Giza Pyramids tour.
  • Entrance to the Mummies Room during the Egyptian Museum tour.
  • Tour price is valid during peak seasons such as Christmas, New Year, or Easter tours to Egypt.

Cairo Top Tours representative will meet you at the Cairo International Airport terminal holding a sign with your name written on it to start your Cairo Stopover Transit Tour.  Begin your day by visiting the famous Giza Pyramids during Layover, about one and a half hours from the airport to explore the Great Pyramid of King Cheops which is the only monument among the seven man-made wonders of the ancient world that still remains almost intact, it was built during the fourth dynasty and the reign of King Khufu who was the son of another great king called Snefru who built 4 pyramids for his burial without any evidence of him being buried in any of them, those pyramids are the Red Pyramid, the Bent Pyramid and both of them are located in Dahshur, and the Pyramid of Meidum.

Then our tour guide will show you the other pyramids on the Giza plateau, the pyramids of Chephren ( the second reigning son of Khufu ), and finally the third pyramid and the smallest built for the funeral of king Mycerinus. you will also visit the grand Sphinx. We will resume visiting the Valley Temple or the mummification temple of king Chephren.

You will enjoy an interesting camel ride around Giza Pyramids (Optional activity) from the panorama guided by the local Bedouins with a clear view of Giza Pyramids in the background.

We will continue our Cairo Airport Tours by visiting the treasures of The Egyptian Museum in Cairo, which consists of two floors and is located in the famous Tahrir Square, the museum displays artifacts dating back to different periods of ancient Egypt history 6000 years old. More than 120,000 masterpieces are displayed which means spending only one minute in front of each item you will need above six months to browse the museum completely, among the most interesting artifacts are the Tutankhamen collection of gold and jewelry that were hidden under the sand for over 35 centuries till his tomb was found in 1922 by Howard Carter then it was completely moved to Cairo to be displayed inside the museum.

Have your lunch in a pyramids views restaurant. After that, if you have enough time before the flight we will take you to enjoy Cairo walking tour of the Islamic district of Cairo, to see the old walls surrounding Cairo and the old gates of this 1000 years old city and its oldest street called Street of El Moez date back to the 10th century. Enjoy your tea at Fishawy oldest cafe in Khan El Khalili, one of the oldest still operating bazaars in the Middle East.



1 Person

$155 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$110 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$80 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$70 Per Person

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Egypt is a vast country with many sites not to be missed. If you want to visit all the sites, such as the Valley of the Kings, the Pyramids of Giza, the Egyptian Museum and the National Museum of Civilization, visit the Coptic Church and the Coptic Islamic mosques, it's best to sign up for a one-day guided tour. You can be sure that you won't miss any of this country's main attractions if you make the appointment.


If the duration between their flights is anticipated to be between 6 and 48 hours, eligible nationalities are typically permitted to depart an Egyptian airport and travel via the neighborhood. A transit visa is necessary, nevertheless, if they have a long layover or want to leave the Egyptian airport for more than 48 hours.

Near the main entrance of the 4,500-year-old Great Pyramid of Giza, a hidden corridor measuring nine meters (30 feet) in length has been found.

It may not be as fancy as the big pyramid, but there weren't any other people there and you can go inside the pyramid and another building where someone was buried.

Travelers who have a layover in Cairo and want to make the most of their time by seeing the famous Giza Pyramids can do a quick trip called the Cairo Layover Pyramids trip. You can take in Egypt's historical wonders without having to miss your next flight.


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