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8-Hour Private Tour of the Pyramids, Egyptian Museum and Bazaar from Cairo
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8-Hour Private Tour of the Pyramids, Egyptian Museum and Bazaar from Cairo

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Experience Cairo’s very best on a private, full-day tour that takes in ancient sites, artifacts, and a bustling bazaar. Ride a camel through the sand beside the soaring pyramids at Giza and go toe-to-toe with the enigmatic Sphinx. Pause for lunch before visiting the Egyptian Museum and explore the stunning collection of artifacts, mummies and royal treasures with your guide. Then continue to the Khan el Khalili bazaar to browse vibrant displays of fabrics, handicrafts, and antiques.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$79.00
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US$79.00
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Historical and Cultural Tour - Private Tours (Half day)

Historical and Cultural Tour - Private Tours (Half day)

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On this tour of Marrakech, visit Koutoubia Mosque, the Saadian Tombs, and Bahia Palace in the morning or afternoon, leaving you with time to relax or explore on your own. With a guide to lead the way around the souks, you have assistance exploring overflowing stalls and workshops less frequented by tourists. Finish up at Jemaa el-Fna square and marvel at the storytellers, musicians, snake charmers, acrobats, jugglers, and other performers. Upgrade for a private tour.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$30.94
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US$30.94
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Dubai Aladdin Tour: Souks, Creek, Old Dubai and Tastings ( Small-Group)

Dubai Aladdin Tour: Souks, Creek, Old Dubai and Tastings ( Small-Group)

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Delve deeper into the sights and culture of traditional Dubai than you could do alone easily on this tour. Rather than spend hours researching what to see, do and eat in old Dubai, rely on a guide to save time and ensure you don’t miss anything. Shop in souks with tips from your guide, cross the creek by “abra” water taxi, visit Dubai Museum, roam the Al Fahidi quarter and enjoy street food, Arabic coffee and other tastings.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$32.00
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US$32.00
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Cape of Good Hope and Penguins Full-Day Tour From Cape Town
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Cape of Good Hope and Penguins Full-Day Tour From Cape Town

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This tour is the perfect way to explore the beauty of the Cape Peninsula as well as local wildlife. Travel around in a small-group tour—an intimate alternative to crowded bus tours. Along the way, see the colorful buildings of Bo-Kaap, and admire the natural beauty of the Cape of Good Hope. The tour also visits the pretty towns of Hout Bay and Kalk Bay, as well as the African Penguin colony at Boulders Beach.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$43.30
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US$43.30

Marrakech: Private Guided Half-Day City Tours

Marrakech: Private Guided Half-Day City Tours

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Explore the attractions of Marrakesh on a private tour with a driver only, or upgrade to include a guide, if you prefer. You'll visit Koutoubia Mosque and Minaret, and see other landmarks that symbolize the history and culture of the city, from past to present, such as Bahia Palace, the Saadian Tombs, botanical gardens, and Jemaa el-Fnaa.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$33.22
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US$33.22
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Full-Day Tour Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara

Full-Day Tour Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara

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Witness the wonders of the Western Sahara on this tour of Ancient Egyptian civilization's most renowned sites. Discover plenty of photo opportunities with visits to the pyramids of Giza as well as the Sphinx and necropolis. Observe the valley temple at Khafre before voyaging to Menkaure. See the evolution of pyramid structure at Sakkara before journeying to Memphis City, which dates back to 3100 BC.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.00
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US$60.00
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Full Day Tour to East and West Banks of Luxor

Full Day Tour to East and West Banks of Luxor

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Enjoy a more personalized Luxor experience when you book this private tour, with transfers direct from your hotel or cruise ship. You'll see the Valley of the Kings, Temple of Hatshepsut, and Colossi of Memnon, then cross the Nile to Karnak and Luxor temples. The basic package includes transport and bottled water; upgrade to add a licensed guide, a guide and entry fees, or a guide, entry fees, and lunch.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.00
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US$25.00
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Desert Agafay & Atlas Mountains & Waterfalls, Camel ride Day Trip From Marrakech

Desert Agafay & Atlas Mountains & Waterfalls, Camel ride Day Trip From Marrakech

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Swap the commotion of Marrakech for a day exploring Morocco's Atlas Mountains and Agafay Desert with no route- or transport-planning needed. With this private tour, settle into your own air-conditioned chauffeured vehicle and set off to explore green Atlas valleys, visit Berber villages, hike to waterfalls, and sip tea with Berber locals, all with a guide to show you around. A camel ride in the Agafay Desert, an optional lunch (own expense) and hotel pickup and drop-off cap your day.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$22.15
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US$22.15

Table Mountain, Penguins & Cape Point Small Group Tour from Cape Town

Table Mountain, Penguins & Cape Point Small Group Tour from Cape Town

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Save time, avoid crowds, and see the highlights of the Cape Town area in a single day on this small-group tour. Admire the colorful houses of Bo Kaap, ride a cable car ride up and down Table Mountain, embark on a scenic drive along Chapman's Peak, and visit the penguin colony of Boulder's Beach.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$63.14
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US$63.14

Exclusive- Highlights of Marrakech: Private 4H City Tour

Exclusive- Highlights of Marrakech: Private 4H City Tour

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Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Marrakesh as you embark on a city sightseeing tour. Join a private guide and visit the top highlights of the including the Majorelle Gardens, the Berber Museum, Koutoubia Mosque, and the Medina. While you explore, your guide provides context on the history of Morocco as well as the local culture.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$80.78
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US$80.78
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Cairo Private Day Tour to Egyptian Museum Citadel and Khan Khalili Bazaar

Cairo Private Day Tour to Egyptian Museum Citadel and Khan Khalili Bazaar

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Embark on a day tour of Cairo that takes you to the Egyptian Museum (where you can see King Tutankhamun’s golden death mask and more than 120,000 other antiquities); the Saladin Citadel of Cairo, where you can see the Great Mosque of Muhammad Ali Pasha; and Khan el-Khalili, a bustling market in the center of Islamic Cairo.
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  • 8 to 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$25.00
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US$25.00
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Marrakech City Tour: Private Half-Day Guided Tour

Marrakech City Tour: Private Half-Day Guided Tour

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Discover the best of Marrakech with a private driver, from Moorish palaces to royal tombs and the winding paths of Jardin Majorelle. Traveling in the comfort of a climate-controlled minivan, find some of the city’s most beautiful places and learn about local history and culture. Choose between a guided trip that includes a walking tour of the old city and a driver-only excursion, with both morning and afternoon departures available.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$49.00
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US$49.00
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3 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Dunes & Camel Trek
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3 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Dunes & Camel Trek

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The 3 days desert tour from marrakech to merzouga dunes & camel trek, including: Merzouga desert tour departure from Marrakech 3 days will allow you to explore the southern Sahara and its wonderful Kasbahs and to live unforgettable moments with the Berbers, as well as the visit of the old kasbah to Ait ben Haddou and Toudra gorge, sleep in a desert camp under Berber tent. HIGHLIGHTS TOUR: Cross the High Atlas Mountains with its pass of Tizi Ntichka Visit the legendary world heritage site of Kasbah Ait Ben Haddou Visit Todra gorges and Tinghir oasis Ride a camel in Erg Chebbi to watch the color changing sunset & sunrise Spend the night at a Berbr desert camp sandboarding
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  • 3 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$110.75
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US$110.75

Private Tour: Marrakech Medina By Night
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Private Tour: Marrakech Medina By Night

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A guide is essential when it comes to navigating the narrow streets of Marrakech’s historic medina (old town), not least because they can fend off the hustlers and carpet touts. Soak up all the magic of Marrakech by night on a private walking tour with just you and your guide. Exploring from the Djemaa el Fna, enjoy musicians, snake charmers, and dancers, sip tea or coffee, and savor traditional snacks.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$27.00
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US$27.00
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Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee Day Trip from Tel Aviv
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Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee Day Trip from Tel Aviv

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Discover the New Testament sites of Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee on this day trip from Tel Aviv. In Nazareth, Jesus’ childhood home, explore the Church of the Annunciation and Church of St Joseph. After your Nazareth tour, visit some fabled miracle locations around the Sea of Galilee including the site of the feeding of the 5,000. Visit Capernaum and then pass through Tiberias on route to the Jordan River, with the chance to be baptized in its waters. Nazareth and Galilee tours don’t come much more comprehensive!
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$94.00
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US$94.00

Soweto /Johannesburg and Apartheid Museum Guided Full Day Tour

Soweto /Johannesburg and Apartheid Museum Guided Full Day Tour

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Get to know South Africa’s biggest city on a full-day tour that covers all the highlights of Johannesburg and Soweto. Take in the views from the Top of Africa, learn about the city’s history as you visit Constitutional Hill and the Apartheid Museum, then follow in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela in Soweto, with a tour of the Nelson Mandela House, Hector Pieterson Museum, and Freedom Square.
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  • 8 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$84.19
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US$84.19
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Full-Day Bethlehem, Jericho, and Jordan River Tour

Full-Day Bethlehem, Jericho, and Jordan River Tour

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Explore a mix of ancient and contemporary history during this shared full-day excursion to Bethlehem and Jericho. Visit sights important to the history of Christianity, including the Church of the Nativity—believed to be Jesus’ birthplace—and the Church of Saint Catherine. Meet local artisans and see Banksy’s political art, including the Walled-Off Hotel.
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  • 8 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$98.00
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US$98.00

Dubai City Half-Day City Tour

Dubai City Half-Day City Tour

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Discover the best of Dubai on a half-day Dubai sightseeing tour with an expert guide. Traveling by comfortable coach or minivan, take in Dubai’s top landmarks as you absorb the cosmopolitan atmosphere. Snap photos of the Burj Al-Arab, the sail-shaped hotel on its own artificial island; learn about local history at Dubai, ride an ‘abra’ water taxi across Dubai Creek, and much more. Sign off with a visit to the Deira Spice Souk and free time to explore the brilliant Gold Souk.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$31.50
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US$31.50

Private tour to Giza Pyramids,Sphinx,Egyptian Museum with Local Lunch
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Private tour to Giza Pyramids,Sphinx,Egyptian Museum with Local Lunch

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Avoid the tourist crowds and gain intimate insight into Egypt’s 3 most iconic landmarks on a private tour of the Great Pyramids, Sphinx, and Egyptian Museum. Benefit from your Egyptologist guide’s full attention as you tick off the Big 3 in just 1 day, and enjoy round-trip transfer from your hotel for a hassle-free experience.
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$85.00
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US$85.00
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Travel to Bethlehem Half Day Guided Tour - Daily Trip from Jerusalem

Travel to Bethlehem Half Day Guided Tour - Daily Trip from Jerusalem

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Visit Bethlehem highlights on a tour that combines transport and a guided walking tour to maximize your sightseeing time. From Manger Square to the Church of the Nativity, Milk Grotto, and the Shepherds’ Field, you’ll cover important Biblical sites with a guide who can help unlock the history behind each destination; pickup at a central location in Jerusalem or Tel Aviv gets you on the road with no fuss.
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  • 3 to 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$50.00
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US$50.00

Small-Group Day Tour to Chefchaouen from Fez

Small-Group Day Tour to Chefchaouen from Fez

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Visit the Rif Mountain town of Chefchaouen on a small-group tour from Fez, and spend the day exploring the dreamy blue and white architecture, a picturesque medina, and local landmarks. You'll have free time to see Chefchaouen at your own pace before returning to Fez, whether you visit the Grand Mosque and Kasbah Museum, or simply enjoy the atmosphere in a local café. With all transport by climate-controlled vehicle, this small-group tour includes pickup and drop-off at hotels in Fez.
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  • 12 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$32.00
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US$32.00
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Dubai Frame

Dubai Frame

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See Dubai from a different perspective at the city’s newest attraction—the Dubai Frame. With this admission ticket, gain access to the structures museum and gallery to learn about Dubai’s evolution from a humble fishing village to a modern metropolis. Then, take the elevator to the bridge to enjoy unparalleled views of the old city on one side and New Dubai on the other.
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  • 3 hours
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US$18.00
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US$18.00

Full-Day Luxor Highlights East and West Banks

Full-Day Luxor Highlights East and West Banks

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Make the most of your time in Luxor on a full-day, private tour that explores the highlights of the East Bank and West Bank. You'll see the Temple of Karnak, Luxor Temple, the Theban Necropolis, the Valley of the Kings, and the Temple of Ramses III, a favorite for brilliant art and well-preserved architecture. Traveling in the comfort of a private, climate-controlled vehicle, you will have the flexibility to enjoy Luxor sites at your own pace, with door-to-door transport, lunch.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$65.00
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US$65.00
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Doha : Private 4 Hours City Tour

Doha : Private 4 Hours City Tour

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Save time and cover Doha’s key sights in one seamless and comfortable trip rather than making separate independent excursions on this private city tour. With a driver-guide to take care of navigation and parking, and also provide commentary on what you see, you’ll get to know the capital of Qatar on a deeper level than by touring alone. Stops include Souq Waqif, The Pearl and Katara Cultural Village. Handy hotel pickup and drop-off are part of your experience.
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  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$125.00
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8-Hour Private Tour of the Pyramids, Egyptian Museum and Bazaar from Cairo
"I wish I could give this your more than 5 STARS. It was the best!! Our tour guide Shemaa was great so knowledgeable. I learned so many interesting Egyptian history fact from her. Our driver was great and always right on time."..."
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Historical and Cultural Tour - Private Tours (Half day)
"Yousef shared his experiences with us in addition to a clear-spoken, concise history of various time periods of Marrakech’s history. A delightful way to orient ourselves to Moroccan life beyond the souks."..."
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Dubai Aladdin Tour: Souks, Creek, Old Dubai and Tastings ( Small-Group)
"Hamza was an excellent guide. Informative, forthright, good-humoured and organised. The tour provided an in interesting and fun introduction to Dubai culture."..."
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Cape of Good Hope and Penguins Full-Day Tour From Cape Town
"Joseph was very knowledgeable , we learned a lot . Very enjoyable tour The entire tour was memorable"..."
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Marrakech: Private Guided Half-Day City Tours
"Great guide. Very knowledgeable, we touched on history, traditions, the diversity and tolerance of religions in Morocco. Highly recommend."..."
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Full-Day Tour Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis, and Saqqara
"We were guided by Attayah who was very good. The pace of our tour was fine. We took lots of fun photos and Attayah was happy to take the photos for us. Lunch was good. We also made a short visit to a Papyrus making place but this could be excluded from the tour."..."
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Full Day Tour to East and West Banks of Luxor
"We spent a whole day visiting Luxor and the surrounding area - lots of fascinating monuments. We would like to specifically commend our guide Moustafah, who is passionate about his job and offered much more information that the average guide would do (and does). Wonderful experience, please infor EMO that we were very happy with their services."..."
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Desert Agafay & Atlas Mountains & Waterfalls, Camel ride Day Trip From Marrakech
"This tour was the highlight of our trip to Morocco, it was amazing! Our tour guide Idris was brilliant, we stopped at so many beautiful places - thank you!"..."
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Table Mountain, Penguins & Cape Point Small Group Tour from Cape Town
"Great trip, informative guide and good group. The restaurant was excellent. Quite a long day but a lot seen during the trip. Seemed like it was well planned.. Joshua did very well"..."
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Exclusive- Highlights of Marrakech: Private 4H City Tour
"Private tour was great. I highly recommend Yahya as your tour guide, his well spoken, friendly he was our photographer for the day😆 . The day was well organised, full of culture and history. Nice to do this tour on your first day. Having a tour guide like Yahya made the the experience very memorable. Driver, Yusuf was great too!!"..."
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Cairo Private Day Tour to Egyptian Museum Citadel and Khan Khalili Bazaar
"Fascinating to see the imprint of so many periods of history in one city. Bazaar was wonderful. Thanks to Ola for guiding us with such skill"..."
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Marrakech City Tour: Private Half-Day Guided Tour
"Our Marrakech guide was very polite, friendly and helpful during all excursion! He looked after us from shrewd street salesmen and protected us from buying imitated products! I surely recommend him 100% to be your guide in Marrakech!"..."
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3 Days Desert Tour From Marrakech To Merzouga Dunes & Camel Trek
"This is the trip you want. We drove by where the 2 day trips take you, but this 3 day trip will take you to the desert you want to see. The drive through the mountains was amazing. Everything was great. We just wish there had been more to do at the camp, and that we could've seen the famous gate at Air Benhaddou."..."
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Private Tour: Marrakech Medina By Night
"Beautiful tour. A must do when in Marrakech. The guide took me everywhere around the Medina. The sights, sounds, and scents were amazing."..."
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Nazareth and the Sea of Galilee Day Trip from Tel Aviv
"All of the sites visited were beautiful! There was adequate time at exec place to visit and take photos! The bus transfer was very smooth! My tour guide was great!"..."
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Soweto /Johannesburg and Apartheid Museum Guided Full Day Tour
"Nice day tour! Tour guide was very informative! The buffet lunch (excluded from tour price) was good!"..."
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Full-Day Bethlehem, Jericho, and Jordan River Tour
"Consistency, honestly and good scent of hummers. Informative about places. No pressure for buying. Friendly."..."
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Dubai City Half-Day City Tour
"Dylan was an excellent guide and the tour was excellent value for money. We saw many attractions in only 4 hrs."..."
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Private tour to Giza Pyramids,Sphinx,Egyptian Museum with Local Lunch
"Great tour, smooth and spontaneous. Very knowledgeable and kind guide. Avoid the crowds and focus on the carefully selected things to see and learn about."..."
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Travel to Bethlehem Half Day Guided Tour - Daily Trip from Jerusalem
"We would love to massively thank Amir for being so professional, considerate and attentive to us! Thank you, Amir, for your support and attention during our visit to the Church of Nativity. We’re so happy that you were with us during the visit to the Holy Land."..."
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Small-Group Day Tour to Chefchaouen from Fez
"It's definitely a long bus ride at more than 4 hours each way, however the beauty of the city is well worth it. If you get a chance you should spend the night!"..."
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Dubai Frame
"The view show the 2 sides of Dubai - the rich one and the simple one. the open view it's very impressive"..."
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Full-Day Luxor Highlights East and West Banks
"We had a great experience with Hassan and our driver (also a Hassan). It was very educational and Hassan was very personable and knowledgeable. I recommend."..."
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Doha : Private 4 Hours City Tour
"Only having a day seeing this city and my guide covered it all! beautilful sights and history for sure and i definitely would recommend it!"..."
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