Make sure your passport is valid at least 6 months beyond the time you chose to travel.Visas
Check the visa requirements for your destination well in advance of travel and even before you depart, as visa requirements can change at any time.
Visa requirements can be found by following the embassy link on the further information page.Money
Egypt is quite a cheap country when compared to many other popular tourist destinations. The following guide will give you an idea of how much money to allow for daily travel costs.
For up to date rates we recommend you check this website: XE.com
Everyone tips everyone, and Egyptians tip each other.
Go Tour Egypt will collect 1.7GBP or $3 US per day per person to cover tipping for services provided during the tour e.g. drivers, waiters, bell men/ porters, tour guides, hotel staff etc. We will collect the tipping kitty in advance to avoid unnecessary hassle during the tour.
Men and women should have their legs and shoulders covered.
During the hot weather we recommend that you avoid eating red meat products and choose chicken or fish instead. Regarding water, please do not drink tap water or use it for brushing teeth. Bottled water is very cheap and available everywhere. Also bring plenty of quality sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses.
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