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Address: Gamal Abdul Nasser St | Nazlet El Seman, Giza, Egypt
Phone Number: +20 106 507 0288
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Description: A family owned and operated horseback riding stables also offering camels...
A family owned and operated horseback riding stables also offering camels, horse drawn carriages and quad bikes. Located beside the Pyramids of Giza.
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Fantastic horses, wonderful people.

The people at FB Stables came to my rescue after a harrowing experience with a dirty scam run by the owner of the Cairo Inn, one that ended at the wrong stables. (DO book with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
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Groton, Massachusetts
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Groton, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

The people at FB Stables came to my rescue after a harrowing experience with a dirty scam run by the owner of the Cairo Inn, one that ended at the wrong stables. (DO book with FB Stables, but do NOT stay at the Cairo Inn!) FB Stables went out of their way to make sure that my bad experience did... More 

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Arlington, Virginia, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We booked FB stables for a 2 hour camel ride and 1 hour ATV tour. Overall, I was very satisfied. I had read that they had a rooftop terrace but we were the only people there that day and it was not quite the atmosphere I planned on. It has a great view of the pyramids, though we did not... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I live in Egypt and know how things can be here, so I looked around and decided to use FB stables after seeing the glowing reviews on this very site, and I can safely say I was incredibly pleased with my decision. The guys at FB stables were fantastic and me, my mum and brother all had a great time... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

My family and I lived in Cairo in the 90's and one of our favorite activities was to spent weekends at FB Stables. We stabled our horses with them and spent countless hours both riding in the desert and drinking tea or soda and relaxing with a view of the Pyramids. FB Stables was like a second home to us,... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I ve been riding for 10 years and have riden in Namibia, Myanmar, Bostwana, USA, Colombia, Argentina... etc... F.B. Stables in Giza, Cairo, Egypt is one of my favorites. I emailed Karen a few weeks before my arrival that I d love a white Arabian stallion. Upon arrival a well groomed Arabian stallion waited for me. My wife had a... More 

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Herts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Lovely Arab horses, well cared for, obedient. Excellent guide (Mohammed) - a true horseman, knowledgeable and charismatic. Fantastic way to see the pyramids too, and amazing to gallop in the desert, wide open tranquil space, away from the noise and hubbub of Cairo - such a memorable experience. Khalim (who picks up when you call/text the stables) is brilliant at... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I make sure I ride every day at either FB Stables Giza or FB Stables Abu Sir during my business trips to Egypt. Wonderful horses and instruction. The ancient monuments are even more spectacular from the Sahara and the sunsets are amazing. It is well worth getting away from the tourist hotspots for the silence of the desert. It is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The experience we had with FB Stables was the most unique and memorable portion of our 2 1/2 week vacation. Cairo was the second leg of our vacation and I’ll be honest, I was apprehensive about visiting Egypt, especially with friends and family in LA and elsewhere telling us we were crazy for going. But we decided it was a... More 

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New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Absolutely wonderful experience! Karim, Ahmed, Karen and everyone else was very kind and helpful. They arranged for us to be driven to and from Heliopolis, so we didn't have to worry about transportation. We went for an hour ride near the Pyramids first and enjoyed it so much we returned for a longer ride from Giza to Abu Sir. It's... More 

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Caterham
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We took a 2 hour horse ride at sunset to view the pyramids with FB stables, and they didn't disappoint. The car they sent arrived on time, and having never ridden a horse before it was an amazing experience! 2 things to note, 1, the horses seem in fantastic condition, compared to some in the region, so we felt the... More 

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