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Egypt

Egypt Holidays

Fall under the spell of the mighty pharaohs’ legacy

Our Top Destinations in Egypt

Egypt Trips

Nile Cruise

Great Pyramids of Egypt
9 Days from USD 2,249

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Discover temples and tombs and travel by Nile cruise boat

Culture

Egypt: Alexandria to Aswan

Egypt
13 Days from USD 3,199

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Travel Egypt and explore its history, food and landscapes.

Culture
New

Nile Cruise & Aswan – Premium Adventure

Premium Adventures

Pyramids
9 Days from USD 3,679

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Discover ancient Egypt in style along the Nile from Luxor to Awan

Culture

Egyptian Family Adventure

The Pyramids
9 Days from USD 1,999

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Explore the vibrant culture and ancient history of Egypt.

Family

Pyramids & Pharaohs in Egypt

Egypt
9 Days from USD 2,399

Guided Group (Excl. Flights)

Be transported back in time on an illuminating discovery of Egypt.

Culture
New

RCGS: Egypt Nile Cruise with Joseph Frey

Great Pyramids of Egypt

Dec 2, 2023: Follow in the footsteps of ancient pharaohs and ride the sands of time on this classic Egypt Nile cruise, led by writer, historian, and RCGS Chair Joseph Frey.

Culture

Activities in Egypt

FAQs on Egypt Holidays

What is the best way to see Egypt?

Our guided group trips to Egypt are the best way to explore the country, whether you choose to see the country by boat or on foot, you’re guaranteed an unforgettable holiday.

Our Nile cruises allow you to sail in style and comfort as you embark on a leisurely tour of some of the most iconic and extraordinary sights, from the ancient temples and tombs to the awe-inspiring Valley of the Kings.

Alternatively, when you book one of our cultural Egypt holidays, you can explore places such as Cairo, the Great Pyramids, and Aswan on foot. You’ll be transported between each destination by either minibus, train, or felucca.

Are there tours in Egypt?

Our Egypt trips are packed with guided tours that introduce you to the country’s culture, history and ancient sites. Many of these tours are included within the price of your holiday but we also offer optional excursions such as safaris, quad biking and sightseeing tours.

How many days do you need to tour Egypt?

We would suggest you allow a minimum of 9 days when booking Egypt tours as there are so many wonderful sights to discover. This also gives you plenty of time to scratch beneath the surface of each place you visit and become truly immersed in the local culture and history.

How long does it take to see the Pyramids?

Three hours is a good amount of time to spend at the Pyramids of Giza and will give you chance to explore the Giza complex, where you’ll learn about the history of these ancient wonders, walk up to Panoramic Point and visit the Valley Temple.

Is 7 days in Egypt enough?

If you consider the travel time, a week won’t feel like enough time to really delve into the country. Although you can see quite a lot in that time, it certainly won’t be enough to see it all. Our Egypt tours range from 9-13 days to ensure you get the most out of your holiday.

How far are the pyramids from Cairo?

The pyramids can be found approximately 12 miles from the city of Cairo and all our Egypt trips include transportation via minibus.

What currency is used in Egypt?

The official currency used in Egypt is the Egyptian pound (EGP). Each pound is divided into 100 piastres with the smallest denominations being 25 piastres.

You’ll find the best conversion rates when you arrive in Egypt with US Dollars, British Pound Sterling and Euros the easiest currencies to convert.

How long is the flight to Egypt?

Flights from the UK to Egypt usually land at the country’s main international airport in Cairo. This short-haul flight typically takes just under five hours non-stop.

How long does it take to see the Pyramids?

Three hours is a good amount of time to spend at the Pyramids of Giza and will give you chance to explore the Giza complex, where you’ll learn about the history of these ancient wonders, walk up to Panoramic Point, and visit the Valley Temple.

The pyramids can be found approximately 12 miles from the city of Cairo and all our Egypt trips include transportation via minibus.

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Book your trip to Egypt with Exodus

Whether you’re looking to discover the wonders of the ancient temples and tombs or soak in the local culture and sites, Egypt holidays from Exodus Travels are second to none. When you choose to take an Egypt trip with us, you can benefit from stress-free travel and a secure booking process.

We’re highly rated: In fact, we’re rated ‘excellent’ on Trustpilot so you can trust us to put your first and deliver the holiday of your dreams.

Simplified flights: You can make arranging a trip to Egypt easier than ever when you choose to book your flights with Exodus. Select your dates and we’ll handle the rest!

The best destinations: We run tours in over 90 different countries and each package is put through its paces with a five-stage approval process to ensure you get the most out of your adventure holiday.

Expert local guides: To make sure you experience everything your chosen destination has to offer, our experts will be with you throughout your journey.

21-day no-fee flexibility: You can change the details of your Egypt trip up to 21 days before you’re set to depart at zero cost.*

Award-winning trips: We have been the recipient of multiple awards over the past years, from luminaries including Which? and National Geographic. Check out the awards we’ve won.

Guaranteed refunds: We understand that some things are out of your control so in the unlikely event we have to cancel your trip, or if you need to cancel due to COVID-19, we’ll provide a full refund.*

Nature Net Positive: Every one of our holidays to Egypt is Nature Net Positive. This means we’re ensuring that our activities help reduce any negative impacts on the environment.

ABTA and ATOL-protected: Our Egypt tours are protected by ABTA and ATOL, ensuring your money is safe. View your key rights when booking with us.

Keeping local communities in mind: When you book a trip to Egypt, you’re supporting the Exodus Travels Foundation with its work helping communities with social, conservation, and disaster relief projects.

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