Cairo: Costs

Mother Of All Cities

Cairo Costs

Most things in Cairo are cheaper than in the UK and most of Europe though the prices are on the rise. Tax on sales is 10% whereas food it's around 20-25%. In restaurants a 12% service charge is already added to the bill, but voluntary tips are customary.

Some typical costs in Cairo are:
Guest Houses: £25 upwards for 3 star
Hotels: £70 upwards for 5 star
Pint of lager £2.00
25ml of whisky £2.30
Can of Coke 18p
Cup of coffee £30p
Lunch £5
Dinner from £10
Cigarettes pack of 20 65p
Taxi from airport to St Helier £30
Buses 5p at most