Egypt is a fascinatingly beautiful country and is a bucket list destination for many people. Whether you enjoyed studying about the history of pharaohs and ancient times at school, or you got drawn into the world of the Egyptian gods at the cinema, watching The Mummy films, this country has lots to offer. It's also easier than you think to travel to Egypt from the UK.
At Inside Egypt, we offer amazing Egypt tour packages from the UK. Our Egypt tours from the UK allow you to visit the magnificent sights of Egypt, and immerse yourself completely in the fascinating history of this beautiful country.
When you travel on holiday to Egypt from the UK and join one of our Egypt tour packages from the UK, you will enjoy a holiday that's packed full of interesting sites and wonderful attractions. You start your tour in Cairo, visiting among others, the Pyramids of Giza, and the Great Sphinx. You'll then travel to Luxor, visiting the amazing Karnak and Luxor temples and the Valley of the Kings, where you'll have the opportunity to see the tomb of Tutankhamun with your own eyes. Along the River Nile, you find the southern city of Aswan, from where you can visit the Aswan dam, and the temples of Abu Simbel sitting on the edge of the massive Lake Nasser.
You may ask, how you're going to fit all of this into your holiday to Egypt from the UK. Don't worry, the team at Inside Egypt makes sure that you see everything you want, without rushing around. Also, the cruise along the River Nile allows you to take in temples and sites around you while relaxing on your luxury cruise ship and watching the world go by.
Our Egypt tour packages from the UK are small group ancient Egypt tours that are limited to a maximum of 20 participants. This allows you to discover Egypt comfortably with a personal touch. The team at Inside Egypt are passionate about their country and are experts in the history, culture, and traditions of Egypt. Their number one priority when arranging your Egypt tours from the UK is your enjoyment and safety, and they take great care and attention when preparing your Egypt tour from the UK.
You can book our Egypt luxury tours as part of a small group tour or they can be arranged as a private tour if you prefer. Whichever Egypt tour packages from the UK you choose, you can be sure that our luxury ancient Egypt tours will give you the best opportunity to see the most important Egyptian museums and monuments that are located across the whole of the country of Egypt. Through our Egypt historical tours, you will get to learn all about the history of Egypt, immersing yourself into the culture and becoming part of this wonderful country.
Our Egypt tours from the UK go one step further and also include several VIP experiences unavailable to general tourists. What more could you ask for! These include private tours of the Great Pyramid and the Great Sphinx of Giza. Get up close and go inside these spectacular sites, venturing where few tourists have been before!
The guides on our Egypt tour packages from the UK are the best around and they speak perfect English. They have a vast amount of knowledge and they love to share this with our guests, along with their own little stories of this amazing country.
If you're a foodie and you like sampling different cuisines, you will be able to enjoy the tastiest Egyptian dishes, as well as wonderful European cuisine, on our Egypt tours from the UK. Eat in local restaurants, five-star hotels, and onboard a luxury cruise along the River Nile, enjoying the wonderful dishes as you sail along the river. Admire the amazing sunsets on the Nile from your luxury cruise ship, experiencing nature on the banks of the river. Once the sun goes down, you can learn all about Egyptian folklore and enjoy the traditional dancing during the evening entertainment onboard the ship.
When you join one of our Egypt tour packages from the UK, you will get to stay at five-star hotels in Cairo. We chose these hotels due to their perfect location and their high standard of service. The hotels we use are full of character and are famous in their own right, with previous guests being celebrities and royalty from all over the world.
Each of our Egypt tour packages from the UK can be extended with a five-day Jordan tour. This means you can visit two Middle Eastern countries, rich in history and magnificent monuments, in just one trip. Our Egypt and Jordan tours allow you to make the most of your holiday to Egypt from the UK.
Make your dreams come true by joining us on one of our Egypt tour packages from the UK. Discover the land of the Pharaohs for yourself and experience a unique adventure throughout this wonderful country. You'll make memories to last forever when you visit Egypt from the UK.
Contact our team today to plan your trip of a lifetime. They're waiting to hear from you!
Our signature Egypt Vacation takes you on an enthralling 14-day Egypt tour from Cairo to visit Luxor, Edfu, Kom Ombo, Au Simbel, and back again, exploring Egypt's most iconic landmarks. Vacation the Egypt pyramids ahead of the crowds and enjoy a peaceful moment to drink in the atmosphere of the Pyramid tours of Khufu and the Great Sphinx at the Giza Plateau before tourists are admitted for the day. You’ll also discover the country’s hidden gems with exclusive access to rooms and locations normally off-limits to the public, and sail down the Nile in style aboard our well-appointed cruise ship to delve further into the mysteries of Southern Egypt. Our 14 day Egypt pyramids vacation offers the most in-depth experience of our Egypt vacation tour packages.
This 10 day Egypt travel pacage vacation offers a unique tour of Egypt that is custom designed to highlight the attractions of four Egyptian cities: Cairo, Giza, Luxor, and Aswan. See the Step Pyramid, Egypt’s first pyramid; tour some of the most notable monuments on Earth at the Giza Plateau; enjoy a comfortable 4-night stay on our exquisite cruise ship as it sails down the Nile; explore ancient temples; and marvel at the stunning artifacts that chronicle a compelling history at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo. You’ll enjoy all the exclusivity and luxury of our signature Egypt trip tours on a briefer timetable.
Don’t let an expedient schedule prevent you from getting a premium Cairo Egypt vacation to experience of the best of this mystical realm. This 8 day Egypt tour and vacation to Egypt is planned with efficiency in mind. You’ll wander through the halls of the Egyptian Museum, see awe-inspiring views of Cairo, and try your hand at bartering with local merchants before spending 3 nights abroad on a first-class trip down the Nile to see historic temples and the Valley of the Kings. Upon returning to Cairo, you’ll tour the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization and enjoy an intimate visit to the Giza Plateau before it’s open to other tourists, drinking in the majesty of the Sphinx and the great pyramids with every comfort our luxury Egypt vacation have to offer.
International flights are not included in our Egypt tour packages from the UK. However, the Inside Egypt team is happy to help you book your flights to Egypt from the UK, if needed. Inside Egypt - a reputable travel agency in Egypt holds an IATA (International Air Transport Association) license and is able to see available flights and all possible flight routes.
When you're booking your flights to Egypt from the UK for yourself, it is best to book your airline tickets from the UK to Egypt directly through the airlines websites. To get the best price for your trips to Egypt from the UK, book your flight ticket in advance; for example two to six months before your planned holiday to Egypt from the UK. This will ensure you get the best price and the best available flights to Egypt from the UK.
Below you will find more information on UK departure airports and the shortest flight time possible when joining our Egypt tours from the UK.
London Heathrow to Cairo
There are several flights per day from London Heathrow Airport to Cairo, Egypt. This is the only airport in the UK that has non-stop flights from the UK to Cairo, with direct flights taking only five hours. EgyptAir and British Airways offer flights on this route.
You can also travel to Cairo in Egypt from other airports in the UK, but you will have one layover. Such a flight with one stop takes from 6-10 hours.
London Gatwick to Cairo
Gatwick airport offers daily flights with Turkish Airlines via Istanbul (London Gatwick to Istanbul, then Istanbul to Cairo). The flight takes around 7-9 hours with one stop - daily flight.
Birmingham to Cairo
Birmingham Airport has one-stop connection flights between 6 and 9 hours in length from Birmingham to Cairo. Lufthansa Airways has one stop in Frankfurt (From Birmingham to Frankfurt, and then from Frankfurt to Cairo) – daily flight.
Bristol to Cairo
Bristol Airport has daily flights with one stop. However, this will be an overnight layover, for 24hrs. Lufthansa Airways has one stop in Frankfurt (From Bristol to Frankfurt, and then from Frankfurt to Cairo) – daily flight.
Glasgow to Cairo
Glasgow airport has daily flights with one stop and an 8-hour flight time. Lufthansa Airways has one stop in Frankfurt (From Glasgow to Frankfurt, and then from Frankfurt to Cairo) – daily flight.
Edinburgh to Cairo
Edinburgh airport has weekly flights with one stop and a flight time of 8-10 hours. Lufthansa Airways has one stop in Frankfurt (From Edinburgh to Frankfurt, and then from Frankfurt to Cairo) – daily flight. Turkish Airlines also have flights available with one stop in Istanbul (From Edinburgh to Istanbul, and then from Istanbul to Cairo) – daily flight.
Liverpool to Cairo
Liverpool Airport has no direct flights, only one-stop connection flights between 6 and 9 hours in length. Lufthansa Airways has one stop in Frankfurt (From Liverpool to Frankfurt, and then from Frankfurt to Cairo) – daily flight.
Manchester to Cairo
Manchester airport offers daily flights with one stop from Manchester to Cairo, and a flight time of 6-10 hours. Lufthansa Airways has one stop in Frankfurt (From Manchester to Frankfurt, and then from Frankfurt to Cairo) – daily flight. Turkish Airlines has one stop in Istanbul (Manchester to Istanbul, then Istanbul to Cairo) - daily flights. Aegean Airlines has one stop in Athens (From Manchester to Athens, and then from Athens to Cairo) – a day-by-day flight.
Whichever option you choose for your flights to Egypt from the UK, you're sure to have an amazing experience with us on our trips to Egypt from the UK. Join us now!
Participants in our Egypt tour packages from the UK have access to knowledgeable Egyptologists who can speak English fluently. The guides on our Egypt tour packages from the UK are people well acquainted with Egyptian monuments, museums, historical and archaeological sites. They will tell you everything you need to know passionately and interestingly, letting you know the various aspects of all places that you visit, as well as various stories related to them. They will pay attention to the interesting details and answer all questions from our guests. You can ask our Egypt tour guide for any details on our all inclusive Egypt tours from the UK, especially those that are important to you personally. Their vast knowledge allows them to deliver the high-quality tours that our clients expect and deserve on our Egypt tour packages from the UK.
Our guides help you to understand Egyptian culture, customs and the behaviours of the Egyptian people. They will talk to you about religion, politics, morality, education, medical care, rituals, and the country's traditional dishes. They will tell you where to take the best photos and what original Egyptian souvenirs to buy in Egypt. They are polite, sociable people with a sense of humor. They're full of optimism, and they give out lots of positive energy. This means our guides are great tour and travel companions.
The guides on our Egypt tour packages from the UK are in love with both Egypt and their work. They are characterized by their high professionalism and our high-class guides make our Egypt tours from the UK exclusive.
Our guests on our escorted tours to Egypt from the UK are looked after by our Egyptian tour leader (travel concierge) too, who puts the needs, safety and wellbeing of our guests before anything else. He watches over the trip itinerary's implementation and ensuresthat all services offered to meet our high standards. Join us on our Egypt tour packages from the UK, we're waiting to welcome you!
Do you want to feel like a Pharaoh on your holiday to Egypt from the UK? With Inside Egypt you will!
Our Egypt tour packages from the UK are characterized by our small tour groups that are limited to 20 travellers. We stand out from the crowd due to our personalized service, delicious and varied food, luxurious accommodation, and our attractive itineraries covering all the major highlights of Egypt. You will travel in comfort and style with us, without rushing around. You'll also have time to relax while cruising along the River Nile on a luxury ship. Only on our Egypt tour packages from the UK will you learn from knowledgeable Egyptologists and gain a beyond-the-guidebook insight into Egypt's history, as you visit monuments, museums and archaeological sites all across the country. On our Egypt tours from the UK you will also explore ancient sites and historical palaces as they were meant to be seen: empty of tourists and less crowded than usual. With us, you will get the unique opportunity to see places that otherwise would be impossible to visit.
The most exciting sites and mysteries of the ancient world are all just a plane journey away, when you travel and visit Egypt from the UK with Inside Egypt.
Our trips to Egypt from UK include the following deluxe VIP experiences:
- Private Entry to the Giza Plateau
- Private Entry to the Great Pyramid
- Special Access to the Great Sphinx Enclosure
The VIP Egypt tour packages from the UK are worth every penny, and are a memorable experience for everyone who seeks pleasure in seeing Egypt from a different perspective.
Choose from three very special Egypt tour packages from the UK and book your perfect trip to Egypt from the UK. Get ready for an unforgettable adventure!
A taste of luxury on the River Nile is truly a majestic feeling during our Egypt tours from the UK. The cruise ship included in our Egypt tour packages from the UK is a five-star floating hotel, beautifully designed in a contemporary style with Egyptian influence. All cabins are exterior cabins with large floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows. There is a small swimming pool, jacuzzi, tables, chairs and deckchairs on the upper deck for relaxing on your holiday to Egypt from the UK. There is also a bar where you can order coffee, tea, or a cocktail to enjoy as you admire fantastic sunsets, Egyptian nature, and observe life going on in the small towns and villages located on the banks of the Nile. Three main meals are served on board, and the food is varied and delicious. In addition to European dishes, you will have the chance to sample flavourful Egyptian cuisine. The service on the ship is personalized and is to a very high standard.
The cruise on the Nile allows the participants of our Egypt tour packages from the UK to soak up the 5000 years old traditional culture of this amazing country. Our cruise ship will take you to ancient temples, statues and monuments in comfort and style. There is an Egyptian tour guide on board, with whom you can chat and gain more knowledge about the sites you will visit. In addition to the wonderful historical sites, there are live dance and music performances to keep you entertained throughout the journey. Sailing along the Nile River on one of our Egypt tour packages from the UK is an unforgettable experience during your holiday to Egypt from the UK, and one of the most luxurious experiences that you should certainly think about when planning your trip to Egypt from the UK.
Egypt is a country where you can see a unique heritage dating back thousands of years, with your own eyes. The number of historical sites and places worth visiting during your holiday to Egypt from the UK is huge. Our Egypt tour packages from the UK are a real treat for those who love learning about the history of the ancient world. However, our escorted tours to Egypt from the UK are not just about the history of this wonderful country. The itineraries of each of our Egypt tour packages from the UK have been created to give you a trip full of memories and experiences that will exceed your expectations in every way. Even if you only have a week for your holiday to Egypt from the UK, you will visit iconic places in different parts of Egypt, such as huge rock tombs, mastabas, pyramids, magnificent temples, famous museums and you will also get to enjoy a cruise on the river Nile onboard a luxury ship.
Each of our trips to Egypt from the UK, even the shortest of our all inclusive Egypt tours from the UK, includes the very essence of Egypt in its itinerary:
- The Great Pyramids and the Great Sphinx of Giza
- The Egyptian Museum in Cairo
- The Citadel of Salah El Din with Muhammad Ali Pasha Mosque in Cairo
- El-Moez Street and Khan el-Khalili bazaar in Cairo
- The Saqqara necropolis with the Step Pyramid of King Djoser and the mastaba of Kagemni in Cairo
- The Temple of Ramesses II the Great (great temple) and the Temple of Nefertari (little temple) in Abu Simbel
- The Temple of Philae in Aswan
- The Temple of Sobek and Horus at Kom Ombo
- The Temple of Horus in Edfu
- The Valley of the Kings in Luxor
- The Temple of Hatshepsut in Luxor
- The Colossi of Memnon in Luxor
- The Karnak Temple Complex in Luxor
You'll get to see all of this and much more. On our Egypt tour packages from the UK you will have unparalleled access to the wonders of ancient Egypt and be offered special access to sites that are off-limits to the general public. These VIP Egypt travel experiences are possible only with Inside Egypt.
Embark on a once in a lifetime adventure on your holiday to Egypt from the UK with one of our all-inclusive Egypt tours. Enjoy 5-star luxury accommodations and exclusive in-style experiences on your Egypt tour with Nile cruise.
Our Egypt tours from the UK are limited to just twenty guests. That means that the group is big enough to create a good vibe, but small enough to explore Egypt with a personal and authentic atmosphere. If you are travelling solo, it's the perfect number of new friends to make on your trip to Egypt from the UK. Our small group Egypt tours from the UK allow you to discover Egypt in a truly enjoyable and comfortable way!
During our small group Egypt tours from the UK, communication with the Egypt tour guide is definitely easier. Each guest and their needs are important to the guides on our Egypt tours from the UK. You can always ask our tour guide about any topics related to Egypt that interest you, and he will be happy to answer. Our Egypt tour guides have great knowledge that they love to share and he has plenty of time to answer your questions. It is also much easier to establish a deeper relationship with the whole group when travelling in a small group. It connects travellers with similar experiences, which is why the participants of our Egypt tours from the UK build a closer friendships each day. This has a positive effect on the course of our Egypt tours from the UK. On our Egypt tour packages from the UK you have the opportunity to meet new people with similar views, make friends that you can keep in touch with, and perhaps even travel together in the future.
Our small group all inclusive Egypt tours give you a more individual holiday to Egypt from the UK, giving you an exclusive experience that will stay with you forever.
When visiting Egypt on our Egypt tour packages from the UK, you don't want to settle for hotels that are empty with no guests. Instead, you want to guarantee yourself a stay in the most wanted, elegant and magnificent places in the whole of Egypt. From an unparalleled Nile cruise to a historic hotel and meeting point, just behind the pyramids, our Egypt tour packages from the UK ensure that you get to see it all without having to make complicated hotel bookings yourself.
Marriott Mena House Hotel
Opened in 1869, the Marriott Mena House is a 5-star hotel located at the foot of the Pyramids in the Giza district near Cairo. Its extravagant rooms offer an unparalleled view of the pyramids or the hotel's well-kept gardens. The hotel has two main wings and includes great facilities, including a heated pool, jacuzzi, fitness center, sauna and spa.
The Mena House Hotel has a rich history, having been the Allied meeting place for Prime Minister Winston Churchill, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, and General Chiang Kai-shek during World War II. In 1979, U.S. President Jimmy Carter met with Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin to advance an Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty. Many areas of this wonderful hotel commemorate these historic moments. Other notable guests include Charlie Chaplin, Frank Sinatra, Roger Moore, Charlton Heston, Agatha Christie and John Travolta. Spend your holiday to Egypt from the UK living like a celebrity.
The Four Seasons Hotel Cairo at the First Residence
A more modern hotel than the Marriott Mena House, the Four Seasons hotel in Cairo sits on the banks of the River Nile while offering stunning views of the Pyramids. The Four Seasons hotel features a swimming pool, sauna, fitness centre, Jacuzzi and spa with numerous health and beauty treatments to choose from.
Each of the hotel's rooms is superbly furnished and more spacious than any other hotel room in Cairo, making it the perfect place to relax during your holiday to Egypt from the UK. The Four Seasons, Cairo is also home to high-quality restaurants, tavernas, cafes and lounges where you can enjoy Egyptian cuisine and drinks for hours. This hotel is included in our Egypt tours from the UK and can also be added to most private tours in Egypt which can be customised.
Le Fayan Nile Cruise Ship (or a ship of a similar standard)
Ms Le Fayan is a 5-star floating hotel where you will experience a magical cruise along the River Nile during your holiday to Egypt from the UK. Facilities on the ship include a restaurant, room service and a 24-hour front desk, as well as free WiFi. The cruise ship has a year-round outdoor plunge pool, fitness centre, sauna and observation deck. All cabins on the ship are air-conditioned exterior cabins that have large windows and are equipped with a minibar, electric kettle, shower, free toiletries, flat-screen TV with satellite channels and DVD player. All rooms also have a safe.
For some travellers joining our Egypt tour packages from the UK, food is just as important as the attractions that Egypt has to offer. Egyptian cuisine is part of the rich Arab culinary tradition and is a mix of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cuisine. Both vegetarians and meat lovers are spoiled for choice with delicious food in Egypt, when on our Egypt tour packages from the UK. Egyptian cuisine offers a huge number of traditional dishes, from stuffed pigeons to delicious mouth-watering desserts. The basis of the dishes is rice, broad beans, vegetables, and fruits from the Nile valley. Vegetables grown in the traditional way are fresh, sweet and crunchy in taste.
Our Egypt tour packages from the UK allow you to visit the best local restaurants Egypt has to offer. Hotels like the Four Seasons, Cairo, and the Marriott Mena House are equipped with high-class restaurants. A cruise on the Nile onboard a luxury ship will also be a culinary adventure with delicious food and a large selection of traditional Egyptian dishes such as macaroni bechamel, grilled kofta, koshary, falafel, foul medames and much more.
During our trips to Egypt from the UK you will be able to sample delicious local food when you eat lunches at the best local restaurants and sample typical Egyptian dishes. As part of our Egypt tours with Nile cruise you will also learn the origin stories of Egyptian dishes, language curiosities related to Egyptian cuisine, and information about the food culture of Egypt, that will help you understand Egyptian cuisine. You will find out, for example, what types of coffee and tea the Egyptians drink and what they are called. Why in Egypt chicken is not meat, and salt is not a spice.
There is nothing like sampling traditional Egyptian dishes when on holiday to Egypt from the UK or on an Egypt tour with a Nile cruise! We will make it all possible for you on our Egypt tour packages from the UK.
The cost of our Egypt tour packages from the UK depends on numerous factors, including how long you plan to stay in Egypt during your holiday to Egypt from the UK, where you plan on visiting (optional and add-on excursions), or if you want to also visit Jordan with our Egypt and Jordan tours. It's important to note that exchange rates vary and may be different in the final price. Other factors, such as the types of rooms, the number of included meals, and some site visits, may also impact the total cost. Most Egypt tour packages from the UK are set up for standard twin and double-bed hotel rooms, so requesting a higher-end room would possibly increase prices.
Some of our most popular Egypt tour packages from the UK are:
- Golden Highlights of Egypt (Egypt tour from the UK) costs $3,495 based on two travellers for eight days. However, if you would like to stay in a single room then the supplement is $1255.
- Exploring Egypt tour (trip to Egypt from the UK) costs $4,385, based on two travellers for 10 days. If you would like to have a room to yourself, the single supplement is $1585.
- Around Egypt in 14 days (Egypt tour from the UK) costs $4,895, based on two travellers for 14 days . If you are travelling alone and you would like to have a room for yourself, the single supplement for this would be $1955.
The payment schedule for our Egypt tour packages from the UK is as follows:
• $1,000 deposit – on confirmation of booking
• Remaining balance – 90 days before your Egypt tour from the UK.
There are other costs to consider that aren't covered by our Egypt tour packages from the UK, including the cost of international flights to Egypt from the UK, non-included soft and alcoholic beverages, tips, and souvenirs. Personal expenses on the spot in Egypt should not be large as the British Pound to Egyptian Pound exchange rate is very high at the moment, meaning that you are getting more for your money on the Egypt tour packages from the UK. You can check the British Pound to Egyptian Pound exchange rate according to the National Bank of Egypt here.
Make the most of your holiday to Egypt from the UK! For an additional fee, participants of Egypt tour packages from the UK can add a five-day holiday in Jordan to their trip. Our Egypt and Jordan tours include several five-star hotels in Jordan to your original itinerary, starting and ending in Jordan's capital, Amman. During the Jordan 5-day add-on to your Egypt tours from the UK, you can visit Amman's 2nd-century Roman theatre, the marvellous rock-cut sites of Petra, the Wadi Rum desert, Shobak Castle ruins, Mount Nebo from which the Prophet Moses saw the Promised Land, the Dead Sea, and so much more.
The Jordan extension can be added to your Egypt tour packages from the UK for $3425 per person in addition to the cost of your Egypt package. Our Egypt and Jordan tours are usually placed at the end of our Egypt travel packages, making the visit to this historic country a worthy finale to your trip. Book your Egypt and Jordan tour from the UK today and discover these two beautiful Middle Eastern countries during just one trip abroad.
When you are looking to plan your holiday of a lifetime, you need to make sure that you choose the travel agency with the best reputation and reviews to organise your holiday to Egypt from the UK. Inside Egypt is a recommended travel agency with a great reputation, and they collaborate with the finest associations in Egypt to offer the best Egypt tour packages from the UK.
Our team endeavours to fulfill your every need when you visit Egypt from the UK. Inside Egypt offers luxury small group tours, as well as private Egypt tours from the UK. Our escorted tours to Egypt from the UK are exclusive, offering VIP experiences and private access to a number of amazing sites. All accommodations and facilities on our Egypt tour packages from the UK are 5-star, giving you the highest standard available.
We are a member of the Egyptian Travel Agent Association (ETAA) giving you peace of mind and financial security on your trip to Egypt from the UK. We have also got an International Air Transport Association certificate (IATA), which ensures our company has passed stringent tests and completed all required legal government papers.
If you find yourself asking, why Inside Egypt? We ask, why not? We look forward to welcoming you to our Egypt tour packages from the UK!