Egyptian food tours and holidays

We offer not only Cairo food Walking tours or Holidays for foodies and Gastronomic holidays for authentic food lovers but we combine our tour packages with historical sights visits, walking tours in the city and cultural vacations. Our Food & Drink Holidays, Food & Drink Tours, Food & Drink Trips will introduce you to Egyptian cuisine, Egyptian food and drinks, Egyptian eating habits and traditions. The most common and delicious desserts of the country. Egyptians like to eat and they know how to eat and where to eat, that’s why streets of Cairo are full of all kinds of local foods from the early morning when freshly baked breads and pastry will attract your attention by its characteristic smell to the late night, when Egyptians usually eat their main course.

Traditional Egyptian food

Cairo food tour with Pyramids

Duration: 13 Days
Pick up: 08:00 AM

price 156

Plate of Egyptian mixed grill

Egypt Gastronomy Tour

Duration: 7 Day
Pick up: 07:00 AM

price 0

Gandofali or Egyptian shrimps

Food Tour to Cairo and Alexandria

Duration: 2 Day
Pick up: 06:00 AM

price 312

Cairo food Walking Tours

Let’s learn about Cairo’s most famous street foods and try some of the city’s most beloved foods, including freshly cooked sandwiches of beans and tamy’a (falafel), sandwiches of liver and shrimps, koshary and fatir, pickled vegetables known as Mahalil’ and of course fresh juices, the most loved one is sugar cane ! All that you need is a good appetite. Be ready for your Cairo food tour and Gastronomy break food holiday in Egypt. You’re about to connect with real Cairo City in an entirely new way.

Experience a foodie adventure of Cairo on our Guided Egyptian Food tours, Egyptian food and drinks tours. Experience delicious and unique foods and drinks while also filling your appetite with the juicy history of the town. Suitable for all fitness levels. 

All of the tours combine elements of a historical trivia tour with a culinary adventure! The food on your tour will be organized in a logical, progressive manner, working in concert with our local guides to choose an array of dishes which provide insight into Egyptian cuisine. On each tour, you will not only have an opportunity to sample some of Cairo’s finest food offerings, but also watch chefs preparing your food for you.

Egyptian traditional breakfast preparation

Cairo street food tour

Duration: 11 Days
Pick up: 07:00 AM

price 117

Atayef with cream

Oriental desserts food tour

Duration: 11 Days
Pick up: 07:00 AM

price 55

Fresh juice shop

Egyptian drinks tasting tour

Duration: 6 Days
Pick up: 08:00 AM

price 55

Good to know
  1. It is safe to eat in Cairo streets.
  2. Order a bottle of mineral water in local restaurants, as a rule tube water in a jar is served.
  3. Choose famous local chain restaurants to eat in: Felfela, Gad.
  4. How to choose a place to eat in Cairo: more crowed the place you want to eat, the better food their.
  5. Avoid touristic restaurants if you want to taste real Egyptian food.
  6. If you eat inside a restaurant/cafe, remember that prices in menu exclude 15% service tax, it will be added to your final bill.
  7. Fresh bakery products can be purchased in the streets of Cairo in the early mornings when people go to work, before 8 am.
  8. On Fridays do not expect restaurants and cafe-shops to be opened before 1 pm. During Ramadan majority of restaurants start to operate 2-3 hours before the sunset.
  9. Egyptians eat until late night, so it is common to visit a restaurant after 10 pm.
  10. Fresh juices stalls are a local tradition. Do not hesitate to taste mango or strawberry juice, sugar cane or fruit salad at such stalls, it is absolutely safe.
Published: 01 Nov 2020 Last update: 01 Nov 2020