Cairo City Break 2 Days

Price Starting From : $220

 Cairo City Break 2 Days 

Enjoy the most suggested trips from Egypt travel packages in Cairo throughout this 2 days Cairo short break while you have a city break in Cairo or a short time during a layover in Cairo. Visit the Pyramids in Giza while you are contributing the most pleasant time through the tour to Giza Pyramids where you will walk around the old kingdom burials, your Cairo 2-Day City Tour will bring you to the Citadel of Saladin and the exceptional Egyptian Museum tour to see the old artifacts presented inside the Museum of Egyptian Antiquities. Before you see them in person during many Cairo Short Breaks packages, use this comprehensive guide to The Old Kingdom Of Egypt History's most notable monarchs to learn about their architectural accomplishments.

Overnight Cairo Short Break

The Coptic Cairo tour will satisfy your heart with calm during the Islamic Cairo Egypt tours at the popular Khan El Khalili Bazaar at the heart of Cairo downtown. 

If you visit The Mosque Of Abo El Dahab in Cairo, you can learn many things about how we live and what life was like in the past in Egypt.

  • Meet and assist upon arrival by Cairo Top Tours representative at Cairo International Airport.
  • Transports from/ to the airport and during your Cairo City Break 2 Days are covered.
  • Transportations are organized by a modern air-conditioned vehicle.
  • Accommodation for 1 night at Cairo Pyramids Hotel in Cairo or Giza.
  • All Cairo trips during your stay are assisted by our tour leaders as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Admission fees and entry tickets for the tours in Cairo are included as well.
  • All Cairo day tours are including taxes and service charges.
  • Shopping excursions in Cairo once requested.
  • Assistance to take beautiful photos of all the sites during your tours in Egypt.
  • Stops for snacks if you ask for them.
  • Mineral water during the transfers and Cairo excursions.
  • International flights.
  • Any optional Cairo tours that are not listed in the itinerary.
  • Tipping or gratitude are not included within the price of the Overnight Cairo Short Break.
  • Beverage during meals.
  • Tour price doesn't apply during peak seasons like Christmas, New Year, or during Egypt Easter tours.

Welcome to Cairo for your Cairo City Break 2 Days. Our certified airport representative will be waiting for you upon arrival at Cairo International airport to be transferred to check into your hotel in Cairo or Giza. You will be introduced to your personal tour consultant to revise the itinerary with you and check if you want to include any other excursions in Cairo during your Overnight Cairo Short Break.

Overnight in Cairo hotel

Welcome Drink

Enjoy your delicious buffet breakfast as it will be served at the hotel before being met with your certified tour guide who will accompany you during your fabulous Cairo City Breaks. Start with the famous tour to Giza Pyramids, the main sightseeing in Cairo as the area contains one of the seven man-made wonders of the ancient world, the Great Pyramid of King Cheops which was built 4500 years ago using over 3.2 million blocks of limestone in which the weight of each stone varies between 5 to 25 tons. Your tour guide will describe the incredible logic and mythology of ancient Egyptian that led them finally to decide to build such tremendous structures to be the eternal house for the worshipped kings according to the ancient Egyptian religion.

Move to the high plateau to see the pyramid of Chephren on your way, Chephren was the son of Cheops and ruled Egypt at the same 4th dynasty to be followed by his son and owner of the third pyramid in Giza Necropolis, King Mycerinus, whose pyramid is among the Pyramids of Egypt still retains most of the outer casing reddish color granite only at the lower 16 rows. You will have the chance to enjoy camel riding in Giza Pyramids as your Bedouin guide will take awesome photos for your optional activity.

Now we will move to the area where the Great Sphinx stands in glory, the guardian of the necropolis since the old kingdom of ancient Egypt history that was created for King Chephren beside the Valley Temple of the mummification process for the body of his majesty. The corpse had to be mummified to be preserved for the afterlife and the king has to assure his resurrection for the stability of the universe, the divine process is part of the funeral rituals as told by many Egyptologists.

We will continue our Cairo day tours to the amazing Egyptian Museum in the famous Tahrir Square in Cairo downtown, you will learn a lot about ancient history and the kings and rulers of ancient Egypt during your Egyptian Museum tour that takes about 2 hours to explore the 2 floors building that is stuffed with antiquities may be more than 120,000 artifacts from the pharaonic era till the Greco-Roman era in ancient Egypt. Explore the golden collection of the child king Tutankhamen.

Continue Cairo City Tour to the area known as Old Cairo to get closer to the Christian heritage which is from the earliest examples of Christian churches and monasteries in the world, your Coptic Cairo tour starts when you reach the place where the ruins of the ancient Roman fortress of Babylon still carries one of the most significant and beautiful churches in Egypt, the Hanging Church of the Holy Virgin Mary that was built suspended over two towers of the fortress and date back to the 7th century A.D. You will also visit the cavern Church of St. Sergius where the holy family stayed for 3 months inside a crypt while taking refuge. The ancient Synagogue of Ben Ezra is the next stop during our Cairo trips to see the Jewish Synagogue that once was a Christian Church before being sold.

Transfer now to the area where the best Islamic Cairo trips took place, the old market of Khan El Khalili to have the most enjoyable walking tours in Cairo while witnessing the monumental Islamic buildings and mosques that date back as early as the 9th century. You will also try the traditional tea-mint in one of our best and oldest cafes in Egypt, El Fishawy Cafe.

Transfer to the airport or any other preferred destination within Cairo after completing your Overnight Cairo Short Break.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch


Silver accommodation: Hotel in Cairo: Cairo Pyramids Hotel or similar. B.B
# tour.may-sep tour.oct-april
tour.solo $315 $325
tour.double $220 $240
tour.triple $220 $230

Golden Accommodation: Hotel in Cairo: Steigenberger Pyramids Hotel or similar. B.B
# tour.may-sep tour.oct-april
tour.solo $410 $420
tour.double $250 $270
tour.triple $240 $250

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