Layover tour to NMEC & the Giza Pyramids from Cairo Airport

Price Starting From : $65

Cairo layover tour to NMEC & the Giza Pyramids from Airport 

This is one of our very special Cairo day tours from the airport as it covers the most famous world monument the Giza Pyramids, everyone’s dream is to stand by the shadows of the pyramids and watch The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization is a place where you can learn about the history and culture of Egypt.

This museum stands as a treasure of history, capturing the essence of Egypt's story from its earliest days to the end of ancient times. Marvel at artifacts that date to the eras of Alexander the Great, Cleopatra is one of Pharaonic Egypt's most significant kings, making it a must-see destination among global museums.

Let us be your guide to unforgettable Egypt trips, showcasing the wonders of the pyramids and the rich tapestry of Egypt's past. Choose our Egypt Day Tours and begin a journey of discovery. It is still difficult to reconcile the astounding sophistication of the Ancient Egyptian empire with its extremely long history. See the undiscovered attractions with a qualified archaeologist guide.

Discover the highlights of Cairo from Cairo International Airport, enjoy Cairo Day Tours from Airport in Egypt Cairo sightseeing tours. 

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off 
  • Meet and assist upon arrival by Cairo Top Tours representative at Cairo International Airport.
  • Transportations are organized by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Professional English-speaking Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance tickets to Giza Plateau (Pyramids and sphinx)
  • Entrance tickets to the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
  • Buffet lunch

A representative of Cairo Top Tours 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. Head toward the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus and discover the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the only one to remain largely intact.

Egyptologists believe the Pyramid of Cheops was built as a tomb for the Egyptian king Khofo and constructed over a 14 to 20-year period in 2560 BC.

During the Tour, your guide will help you to take some photos for your trip and will narrate some historical facts about the great pyramids and the builders who built this magnificent structure.

Then continues on toward the Great Sphinx. The Sphinx has the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body and dates back to the time of Chephren. This sphinx was made to guard the pyramids of King Chefren. Next, visit the Valley Temple which belonged to the Pyramids of Chephren. The temple acted as a place for the purification and mummification process of the king before burial. then you will take your Lunch "Local food" with your Guide.

Your last stop will be at the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC), you will see one of the most important and largest antiquities museums in the world, and it is the first museum to be dedicated to the entirety of Egyptian civilization where more than 50,000 artifacts will relate the stages of the development of civilization from the earliest times to the modern era.

Spend your time touring the museum and visiting the permanent exhibition halls. After discovering ancient Egyptian relics, enjoy the museum's outdoor spaces and get incredible views of the Citadel of Saladin and Lake Ain El-Sira, the last natural lake in Cairo.

At the end of your Egypt Day Tours, our representative will drive you to Cairo International Airport for your flight. We wish you enjoy our Cairo Stopover Tour.


1 Person

$160 Per Person

2 - 3 Persons

$100 Per Person

4 - 6 Persons

$80 Per Person

7 - 10 Persons

$65 Per Person

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This tour offers travelers on a layover at Cairo Airport the chance to explore the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and the iconic Giza Pyramids.

A tour guide will have access to additional information and facts about Egyptian history.

Bikinis are ok on the busiest beaches, in the most popular hotels, and on cruise ships.

The airport that is closest to the Pyramids of Giza is called the Cairo Airport. It is about 29.5 kilometers away from the pyramids.

With this tour, you may still have a layover visit to this world wonder even if you don't have much time to spend in Cairo. You can choose to explore the pyramids inside or just soak in its beauty from the outside once your guide picks you up from Cairo's airport. 



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