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Private Half-Day Tour: Giza Pyramids and Sphinx by Camel or Horse

  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Step back in time on a history tour
Private Half-Day Tour: Giza Pyramids and Sphinx by Camel or Horse
From USD 42.00
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2 to 3 PeopleMost Popular
Price for 2-3 travelers with pickup and drop-off transfers, entrance fees, tour guide, and camel ride fees.
From USD 45.00
4 to 15 People
Price for 4-15 travelers with pickup and drop-off transfers, entrance fees, tour guide, and camel ride fees.
From USD 42.00
Single Person
Price for 1 traveler with pickup and drop-off transfers, entrance fees, tour guide, and camel ride fees.
From USD 48.00

Visit the Giza pyramids and Sphinx by camel or horse on a private, half-day tour from Cairo, and experience the serene desert setting of Egypt’s most iconic monuments. Go face-to-face with the enigmatic sphinx, circle the towering Great Pyramid, and take in sweeping views to Abusir and the Sakkara necropolis. 

What to Expect

Your representative will collect you from your Cairo or Giza hotel at 8am and transfer you to the Giza Plateau for your private tour.

At the stables, choose between a camel or a horse for your steed for the morning: whichever you choose, your group, be it large or small, will have a dedicated groom as well as an expert tour guide to ensure you enjoy the desert to the full.

Even if you've never ridden before, these animals are well trained and make for a safe and comfortable ride as they follow their leader across the sands. Your private guide will demonstrate how to use the reins to control your steed, as well as how to mount and dismount safely.

Now, enjoy the serenity of untouched desert. On a clear day, you may well be able to see across the desert to other famous pyramids, such as the Abu Sir pyramids, the Pyramid of Djoser at Saqqara, and the Bent Pyramid at Dahshur – whatever the weather, you're guaranteed spectacular views of the UNESCO-listed Giza Pyramids.

On arrival at Giza, admire the three large pyramids of Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure, and wonder at the enigmatic Sphinx, as your guide explains a little of the history behind these ancient tombs. From here, you'll be transferred back to your hotel, arriving around noon.

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Reviews (24)
1 - 5 of 23 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A tour that must be done with fantastic guide

After finishing our breakfast our tour guide (Bossi) was already waiting for us at the lobby, very punctual, and after meeting with her we proceeded towards the Pyramids while she introduced the activities as well as some info about day life in Cairo and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nunob315
Reviewed 27 October 2018
Amazing Experience!!!! A must to anyone visiting Egypt

Everything was so well organized we booked on number 99 and asked to pay when tour is done and not use our credit card they were more than willing to accommodate us. We were at the wrong pickup point that resulted in us being a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DavidE5852
Reviewed 26 July 2018
Fantastic tour!!! We loved our tour guide Olfat.

This tour was fantastic!!! We enjoyed every minute of it. First and foremost our tour guide was waiting at the hotel right on time, we were running late and she was extremely understanding and patient. Olfat was an incredible guide, she made the tour interesting...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Sima1234593
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile
Family tour of 15 people

We have used Emo Tours Egypt for our Tour to the pyramids and Giza on 14/07/18. Our Bus driver Mohamed was filled with enthusiasm and was very happy and his good humour spread across the bus every fast. Our tour Guide Ola, was very energetic...More

Thank Assad M
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile
Great Giza!

Our tour was a last minute trip decision after spending the evening with Essam, our guide. We had gone to the Sound and Light show with him. His knowledge of the area and his great grasp of the English language made it easy to learn...More

Thank NurseMama25
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Brendin S
12 September 2018|
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Yes. Just work with the company. They advertise for that scenario.