Cairo Overnight Tour
Overland Travel Across the Sinai
Departs daily from Eilat - Taba with minimum 2 participants
Kindly note that due to unstable situation in the Sinai, we have temporarily suspended
all tours to Sinai &/or Cairo until further notice.
Our » Petra - Jordan Tours operate as usual
Day 1 Early morning (around 05:00 am) departure from Eilat hotel to Taba Border. Assisted border crossing, meet with Egyptian English speaking guide and car. Drive across the Sinai Desert Westward to the Gulf of Suez, cross the Suez Canal via the underwater tunnel and proceed to Cairo. This part of the trip takes 5 to 6 hours and includes some "bone stretching" stops on the way. In Cairo begin tour with visit to the Temple Valley, Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx and the Pyramids' Bazaar. Check in at hotel. *** Optional "Nile Cruise Dinner" at extra cost.
View of Cairo
Day 2 Visit and tour the world famous Cairo Museum. Tour Old Cairo including Mohamed Ali Mosque, Khan el Khalil Market, the City of the Dead and time permitting visit Ben Ezra Synagogue (at extra cost). Drive back across the Sinai to Taba and return to Eilat. (Estimated return in Eilat around midnight)
Important This tour requires an Egyptian entry visa.
Price $399 per person
Price is per person in double room HB in 4 star hotel
Single room supplement $40 p/night
** Minimum 2 participants for departure
Transportation in Egypt according to program, Egyptian English speaking guide, Entrance fees to site in program (except Mummy Chamber at the Cairo Museum and Ben Ezra Synagogue) 1 overnight in Cairo 4 or 5 star hotel on half board basis.
Egyptian entry visa (see more details attached below), border taxes, entrance fees to sites marked as optional on the tour, lunch on both days, tips, extras and personal expenses.
Obligatory extra expenses
Egyptian Entry visa : $25 per person
Israel & Egypt border taxes : $45 per person
Tips for Egyptian guide & Driver : $20 per person
Optional extra expenses
Mummy Chamber : $16 per person
Ben Ezra Synagogue : $10 per person
Nile Cruise Dinner : $35 per person