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3-Day Private Guided Tour for Families around Giza, Cairo, Alexandria, Saqqara and Dahshur from Cairo

  • Take a 3-day private tour around northern Egypt’s key monuments
  • See the Great Pyramids, the Sphinx, the great city of Alexandria, and more
  • Take a camel ride in Giza and a felucca boat ride down the Nile River
3-Day Private Guided Tour for Families around Giza, Cairo, Alexandria, Saqqara and Dahshur from Cairo
From USD 114.40
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Discover the best of northern Egypt on this 3-day private tour. Learn about ancient Egypt from an Egyptologist as you visit famous monuments such as the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Step Pyramid, the Great Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, and much more. See the evolution of the royal tombs, take a camel ride adventure through the desert, see some of King Tut’s treasures, and soak up the sun in Alexandria.
What to Expect
Day 1: (L)
After an 8am pick-up, the first stop will be Dahshur, where you will visit the Red Pyramid and the Bent Pyramid. Move on to Saqqara, and learn more about the Step Pyramid Complex , the Pyramid and the Causeway of Unas, the Pyramids of Userkaf and Teti, and the tomb of Kagemni.
Then your guide will take you to Giza and show you around the Great Pyramid of Cheops, and the Pyramids of Chephren and Mycerinus. Enjoy the view from the panorama area and live a camel ride adventure in the Sahara desert around the pyramids, before heading to the Valley Temple and the Great Sphinx. Accommodation not included.

Day 2: (L)
Today you will explore Cairo - pick-up is at 8am. Your first stop is the Egyptian Museum. Your guide will show you around and explain more about the animal mummy room, mummy portraits, King Tutankhamun's jewelry, and, if you like the Royal Mummy Rooms (extra fee). After that you will enjoy some relaxation on the felucca (traditional sailboat) on the river Nile. Then head to Old Cairo, and explore the Roman Fortress of Babylon, the Hanging Church, the Church of Abu Serga and the Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra. Next, visit the Citadel of Saladin and enjoy a panorama view and the Mosque of Mohammed Ali. Lastly, enjoy the hustle and bustle of the Bazaar of Khan El Khalili. Accommodation not included.

Day 3: (L)
After an early pick-up at 07.00am, a 3-hour drive (each way) will take you to Alexandria. With your guide, visit the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqaffa,Pompey's pillar, the Serapeum (temple of god Serapis), the Fort of Qaitbay (site of the old lighthouse, Pharos), and the New Library of Alexandria. Accommodation not included. Lunch is included at a good quality seafood restaurant overlooking the Mediterranean.

During the whole tour you have your private qualified Egyptologist tour guide and your private, modern a/c van with free WiFi.
Reviews (12)
1 - 5 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
Effortless, safe and all the historical treasures that Egypt has to offer!

Our tour guide Shaimaa provided a seamless and professional tour. She made us feel right at home with a friendly and hearty welcome and the signature experience that is "Egyptian Hospitality". The pickups were right on time and the private transport ushered us to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Trudi707
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile
... beyond expectations

... we had Shaimaa as our tour guide and Mido our driver. the whole experience is fantastic value for money. hotel pick-up was always on time. Shaimaa is exceptionally knowledgeable and the detailed information she provided was awe-inspiring. she advised us not to entertain vendors...More

1  Thank TheMomentHumansBlink
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile
Birthday present

Hi my name is Brandon and I booked this amazing tour for my mother’s birthday. Within the 3 days of exploring we visited the cities Alexandria, Cairo and Giza. This was a marvellous and intriguing experience as we got to see pyramids, museums, other historical...More

1  Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile
First time to Egypt with young child

I visited Egypt with my family and young child and did the 3 day tour. We had an amazing tour guide, Mona. She made myself and my family feel very safe and comfortable the entire 3 days. She was extremely knowledgeable and always made sure...More

1  Thank Natalie S
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile
3 day private tour

I was in Eygpt for 3 days by myself and booked this tour. We did so much! Mona from “Lets Explore Eygpt” was my tour guide, she was wonderful and so was our driver. I felt safe the whole time and like I was getting...More

2  Thank Sarah B
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8 August 2018|
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Response from Rob C | Reviewed this property |
Yes a tour van is included, with Ac and lunch.