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Address: 7 Samy El-Baroudi | Abdeen, Cairo 11461, Egypt
Phone Number: +(20)201129659064
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Description: Egyptian Sidekick is a network for independent tourism in and around Cairo...
Egyptian Sidekick is a network for independent tourism in and around Cairo & Lower Egypt, run by young, English-speaking Egyptian university students and their international friends. With complete supervision, unlimited travel, and our flat, per-party rates, three travellers can see 4 sites for $55 USD, and more than 7 sites for $80 USD per day. Gratuities are included in the price of service.
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Wow they know how to make your trip unforgettable!

We did a family trip to Cairo, Egypt in February 2015. We needed a car, driver and guide to take us around. Egypt sidekicks did all and more!!!! Efficient taking us around Cairo... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We did a family trip to Cairo, Egypt in February 2015. We needed a car, driver and guide to take us around. Egypt sidekicks did all and more!!!! Efficient taking us around Cairo as per out wishes, great restaurants , so good, and we did two day trips out of Cairo to Alexandria and Wadi Al Hitan. The sidekicks are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Just Amazing. Found them online and had 2 full day tours with them in Cairo. As it’s like private tour, so enjoyed both days at our own pace without being forced into any set itinerary. They saved me from all the hassle which is normal for tourists in Egypt these days. They even helped me to haggle and get a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

i went to egypt and upon arrival was greeted in the airport by a driver holding a sign with my name on it, so basically from the get-go I knew that i was in for a good trip. Our driver was great throughout our time in Cairo and was always on time even though he knew I was always running... More 

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Guelph, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Student-run initiatives like Egyptian Sidekick add a level of energy and excitement that's often missing in big tour groups. We're really happy to have chosen to experience Cairo and its environs in this way, and would do it in a heartbeat in any other city. They should seriously research expanding into Luxor and Aswan - recruiting student chaperones in those... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

We flew to Egypt in September of last year (there were two of us), and spent 3 nights in Cairo before leaving for Luxor for a cruise - eventually ending up in Aswan/Abu Simbel. Our transfer from the airport went without a hitch. Our driver Hany was there to meet us with a placard. It was definitely worth it, since... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I've been to Egypt twice. Once on a tour bus and once with ES. Egypt is a country geared towards tourism. There is no need to go on a tour bus. All the sites are safe and protected by police. With ES, I loved the freedom to be able to do things on my time. There was no rush, no... More 

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