Prices in Egypt

Los precios en Egipto son bastante económicos, especialmente si los comparamos con los europeos. Descubre cuánto cuestan los principales productos y organiza el presupuesto de tu viaje.

Just like in other similar destinations, the price that many a tourist pays is not the same as the 'local price' (although for them too, they're often elevated). Haggling is expected, and is commonplace.

Here are some examples for common products:

Food and Drink

  • Bottle of water: 3,60LE (US$0.2)
  • Soft drink: 5,30LE (US$0.3)
  • Coffee: 20LE (US$1.3)
  • Bottle of milk: 14LE (US$0.9)
  • Lunch in a local restaurant: 60LE (US$3.8)


  • 4 hour horse and cart ride around Luxor: 100LE (US$6.4)
  • Taxi journey in Cairo: between 10LE (US$0.6) and 20LE (US$1.3)

Museums and Monuments


A night in a hotel in central Cairo: from 250LE (US$16)