We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Reserve Now & Pay Later

Full-Day Tour from Cairo: Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara

Save
Share
Likely To Sell Out
Select Date and Travelers
From
US$86.00
(Price varies by group size)
Date
2 travelers
Overview
Explore the history of Egypt on your full-day tour of Cairo. See the amazing pyramids of Giza, Sphinx and Saqqara. With your knowledgeable guide you will learn all about this fascinating area of the world!
Highlights
  • An in-depth, full-day sightseeing tour of the Giza pyramid complex from Cairo
  • Tick off all the top sights: Visit Saqqara and Giza on the same trip
  • Enjoy round-trip transportation from your Cairo or Giza hotel
  • Tuck into a delicious Egyptian lunch at a local restaurant
What to Expect
Ancient Lower Egypt’s great rulers marked their territory with timeless monuments, larger-than-life relics of their once-mighty reign. In this in-depth, full-day guided visit to the Giza pyramid complex, get a firsthand glimpse of one of the world’s most powerful kingdoms. After front-door pickup from your Giza or Cairo hotel, travel back to the time of the pharaohs as you admire the massive blocks of the world-famous limestone pyramids. Learn about their hidden temples and chambers, witnesses to complex funeral rites. From there, head to the Valley of Temples, ruled by the mysterious, legendary Sphinx. Get a chance to snap unforgettable photos of the famous seated lion, whose head resembles the ancient King Chephren. After a savory lunch at an authentic local restaurant, visit the Step Pyramid of Saqqara, which marked a new style of monument. Your tour concludes back at your hotel.
Show More
Important Information
Departure Point
El-Tahrir square, Qasr Ad Dobarah, Abdeen, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water & snacks
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Lunch
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • Entry/Admission - Great Sphinx
  • Entry/Admission - Pyramids of Giza
  • Entry/Admission - Memphis and Sakkara
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • entry inside any of the Pyramids Requires additional ticket can be bought during the visit Ticket of inside the great Pyramid 22.50 $ Ticket of the Middle Pyramid 7.50 $ Solar Boat Museum 7.50 $ 1 Hour camel ride around the pyramids 20$ 30 minutes Camel ride 10 $ 1 hour quad bike trip at the wide desert of Giza Pyramids 25
  • Gratuities
Show More
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
339Reviews49Q&A
Traveler rating
  • 195
  • 20
  • 3
  • 4
  • 3
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Selected filters
  • Filter
  • English
Popular mentions
I just finished this tour and am very happy, my guide Sherif Khattab was very knowledgeable, attentive taking the time to answer all of my questions, did not feel hurried at all, and driver Mostafa koty knew were we were going no issues, very safe / defensive driver, the car was
Read more
Our guide was excellent and the pyramids were stunning. Lunch was great, and I ate too much. Yes, we stopped at a couple of "preferred vendors," but it was short. Overall, I highly recommend this tour.
Read more
Our guide was Zenab, she was very knowledgeable with very good English. The tour has the set locations but she was very flexible with the time taken ar each location. She explained any additional entry costs and how to deal with locsl touts. A very good tour, it was private
Read more
Our guide had good English and was informative. He was also good at taking photos. We visited the Pyramids, the Great Sphinx and a papyrus store (watched demonstrations but did not buy). The camel ride lasted about 20mins (vs 1hr in the description) was mostly led the camels to
Read more
Mahmoud is the nicest tour guide I could have asked for! He knew really good places to get souvenirs and clothing. Also, he is very knowledgeable in ancient Egyptian history, so I highly recommend you specifically ask for him to be your guide. He will take your pictures with his
Read more
Previous
About the operator
By: Emo Tours Egypt
222 reviews
santosguadalupeg
10
Great tour, excelent guide and driver
I just finished this tour and am very happy, my guide Sherif Khattab was very knowledgeable, attentive taking the
Read more
Unjust1
10
Absolutely Great Time
Our guide was excellent and the pyramids were stunning. Lunch was great, and I ate too much. Yes, we stopped at a
Read more
999PeterK
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
206143
Great tour
Our guide was Zenab, she was very knowledgeable with very good English. The tour has the set locations but she
Read more
CloverW64
Seattle, Washington
61
Good guide but terrible lunch
Our guide had good English and was informative. He was also good at taking photos. We visited the Pyramids, the
Read more
maudesoul
10
Made my third day in Egypt a blast
Mahmoud is the nicest tour guide I could have asked for! He knew really good places to get souvenirs and clothing.
Read more
tammymmat
Hong Kong, China
40
Excellent guide
We had the tour with Tonsi & he is great. Apart from the Egyptian history he shared with us, he’s very sincere &
Read more
Vilhelmth
Isafjordur, Iceland
20
One day in Cairo
Normally I dont write a reviews but this time I think it is neccessary to make it known that this tour fullfilled
Read more
Brian M
Santa Clarita, California
222
Our tour guide was great the tourist trap shops were not.
Our tour guide Amr was awesome, a polite, friendly, knowledgeable guide. I hate that these tour want to take you
Read more
36vrundap
10
Sphinx. Giza. Pyramids.
My friend and I did the full day tour and our tour guide Mahmoud Anwar was awesome as well as our driver Agamy.
Read more
Andy L
Kalamazoo, Michigan
31
Wonderful trip to Cairo
Ehab was our guide from EMO travel. He made our trip very enjoyable..he gave us information on the practical
Read more
rajnishmehta78
Mumbai, India
3014
Pyramids can truly win you over with age and grandeur
We took this tour and it was an amazing experience. We went inside the Great Pyramid and unreasonably hoped to
Read more
Paradise267765
20
Amazing experience
Our tour guide was Mayada. She was the beat tour guide we ever had Very knowledgeable and friendly. She spent a
Read more
davidcaspi1
30
Full-Day Tour from Cairo
Our tour guide Maged was extremely accommodating and informative. He took us to all the cool spots in Cairo,
Read more
gsteenkamp
Century City, South Africa
20
What an experience
Our guide was Tonsi, and can honestly say that he is a super star with alot of knowledge. He made our experience
Read more
akyousuzai
30
Great experience of a lifetime
Great experience! Maged our tour guide was amazing, very enthusiastic about Egyptian history and a great
Read more
Key Details
Why Book on Tripadvisor?
  • Reserve Now & Pay Later
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Low Price Guarantee
  • No Booking Fees
  • Secure Payments
  • 24/7 SupportCall:+63 923-0990452
Travelers Also Viewed
Special Offer
Full-Day Tour to Giza Pyramids...
185 Reviews
from US$67.50*
US$75.00
Likely To Sell Out
8-Hour Private Tour of the Pyramids...
374 Reviews
from US$90.00*
8 hours day tour: Giza Pyramids and...
65 Reviews
from US$42.00*
Special Offer
9- Hour Experience to Pyramids of...
87 Reviews
from US$54.00*
US$60.00
Frequently bought together
Likely To Sell Out
Pyramids Sound and Light Show with...
115 Reviews
from US$51.45*
Likely To Sell Out
Likely To Sell Out
Nile Dinner Cruise in Cairo with...
126 Reviews
from US$60.00*
Likely To Sell Out
Private Guided Night Tour of Cairo
41 Reviews
from US$70.00*