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Egyptian Sidekick

7 Samy El-Baroudi | Abdeen, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 112 965 9064
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Great days in Cairo and Aswan

We did a family tour of Cairo and Aswan. We had two very nice guys show us around. In Cairo, we saw... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2017
Pauiee G
via mobile
Can't wait to be back

What I needed was a friendly and chill person to show us around and Mohsen turn out to be the... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
Milan, Italy
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Egyptian Sidekick is many things. It is a blog, a non-profit organization, a tour organizer, and a network for alternative travel. Above all, Egyptian Sidekick is a community of English-speaking Egyptian university students, local guides and their international friends, working to revolutionize travel to Egypt. At Egyptian Sidekick, we pride ourselves on facilitating sightseeing and cultural experiences in-and-around Cairo, Alexandria, Luxor, and Aswan, providing maximum flexibility for all travelers at a low, flat daily rate. The Motto of our fair-tourism project is: Complete Supervision, Unlimited Travel, Unlimited Sightseeing, and 24-Hour Availability. These four points are understood literally, and are the terms of service with Egyptian Sidekick.
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7 Samy El-Baroudi | Abdeen, Cairo 11511, Egypt
+20 112 965 9064

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We did a family tour of Cairo and Aswan. We had two very nice guys show us around. In Cairo, we saw much of what was important, and spent the evenings relaxing like the locals in downtown Cairo, much of which has been completely restored....More

Thank Pauiee G
Reviewed 7 August 2017

What I needed was a friendly and chill person to show us around and Mohsen turn out to be the perfect guy. Everything I wished for I got, including getting stuck in the sand in the middle of the desert. YAAAS! I appreciated our simple...More

Thank 00c_lara00
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We booked the Pyramids day tour and the Alexandria tour - both times we had different guides and drivers. All of them were really nice and it definitely was fun hanging out with them. But actually I expected to get good information on the sites,...More

2  Thank GaryCamper
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We visited Egypt, and spent 4 nights in Cairo. We booked two days of touring with Egyptian Sidekick and saw practically all of the major sites. Islamic Cairo is just as beautiful as many of the ancient sites on the West Bank of the Nile,...More

Thank Adan M
Reviewed 9 January 2017

I had booked the full day Cairo sightseeing tour with them a couple of days before we were to arrive there. Unfortunately we get delayed at the airport because our transit visa were not accepted by the immigration officials. I emailed Mohsen when we finally...More

Thank TJ_Pune
Reviewed 22 September 2016

we had a great time in cairo with Mohsen. I just did the half day and saw the pyarmids, the egyptian museum , old cairo and the citadel. Those were highlights and these guys were really on budget. You have to pay for your admission...More

1  Thank Fred k
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We did a tour of the highlights in Cairo, visiting the Giza pyramids and the Sphinx, then going to Saqqara, before driving back to Cairo. I highly recommend you visit the Coptic quarter as it is restored, and nicely balances all of the ancient and...More

1  Thank mdrecipes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We were a group of 3 who did a full day Pyramid Tour and a half day Cairo City Tour with Mohsen. Mohsen is not an Egyptologist, so he did not have the answers to all of our questions, but he did have a basic...More

2  Thank AdamK100
Reviewed 10 April 2016

"We booked the airport transfers and half-day tour in Cairo with Egyptian Sidekick. The driver, Hany, was waiting for us in the arrivals hall with a small poster, and everything went off without a hitch, you can definitely still get visas on arrival, and they're...More

1  Thank Morocco Sand S
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We had Mohsen as our guide for two days in Cairo in mid-March and loved every minute of it. As advertised on the site, Moshen was not only a tour guide, but acted as a true local travel companion – or “sidekick”. He, with his...More

1  Thank Robocat
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