Get to know the founder of Backpacker Concierge as he shares his favorite Egyptian addresses with the New York Times. Travel like an insider during your next adventure in Egypt!
Cairo’s Backpacker Concierge has just begun offering the first culinary tours of the country and tutelage in its ancient, exotically spiced dishes.
They were immensely helpful over email, especially considering I didn’t start talking to them until my ride from the airport to the hotel. By the next day, I had a list of places to dig for vinyl and an appointment to meet a renowned Egyptologist to guide me through the Giza pyramids and Egyptian Museum.
Culturally and environmentally responsible desert trips and Nile cruises, plus more focused custom trips such as food tours.
Backpacker Concierge is featured in iconic American magazine, Food + Wine. Travel with writer Salma Abdelnour through Alexandria, Cairo, and Sinai and learn more about our amazing programming.
People want to learn about Egypt’s history- pharaohs, pyramids, temples. But not many travellers find out what the common person did and does.
Top Ten Guided Tours. Gogobot travel recommendation site users chose their top guided tours as part of site’s Travelers’ Favorite Awards.
We saw a side of Egypt that most tourists will never see — thanks to Backpacker Concierge, the eco-conscious bespoke travel company that arranges immersive experiences and adventures for independent travelers.
An excellent boutique start-up that offers customised travel packages with a strong emphasis on culturally and environmentally responsible service. They are incredibly tech-savvy, and can communicate with you via phone, email, Facebook and even Twitter.
We decided to work with a travel agent for our Egypt trip. But not the kind of travel agent you’re thinking of. A pal recommended Cairo-based Backpacker Concierge. And thank goodness he did.