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Full-Day Guided Private Tour to Pyramids of Giza Dahshur Sakkara and Memphis

Highlights
  • Private full-day tour to Giza, Dashur and Memphis from Cairo
  • Behold ancient wonders like the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Sphinx
  • Learn about the ancient history of Memphis, Egypt's former capital, on a guided visit
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Full-Day Guided Private Tour to Pyramids of Giza Dahshur Sakkara and Memphis
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Overview

Uncover the ancient mysteries of Egypt on a private full-day tour to the Pyramids of Giza, Dashur and Memphis from Cairo. Alongside an expert historian guide, travel to iconic wonders like the Great Pyramid of Giza and delve into the ancient history of Egypt’s former capital, Memphis. Marvel at the Red Pyramid in Dashur, hailed as the 'first pyramid', and behold the colossal stature of the Sphinx as you listen to illuminating commentary from your knowledgeable guide.

What to Expect
Start your tour at 8am from your hotel as you will be picked up by your private qualified Egyptologist in your private, modern a/c van equipped with WiFi access and head for Saqqara to visit the Step Pyramid of King Zoser and its complex. The Step Pyramid was built for King Zoser, the founder of the Third Dynasty (about 2700 B.C.) by Imhotep, the first architect in history and it is the oldest building of stone in history. Afterwards you will visit the beautiful tomb of Kagemni (about 200 B.C.) and watch the magnificent Pyramid Texts inside the pyramid of Teti.

Move on to the site of Memphis, the first capital of ancient Egypt (about 3200 B.C) to see some of its ruins and visit its museum where you will see the colossal statue of king Ramses II and the huge alabaster sphinx. Next stop will be Dahshur to visit the Bent Pyramid (the first attempt to build a true pyramid) and the Red Pyramid (the first true pyramid in history) which you will enter. Both pyramids were built by King Snefru, the founder of the fourth dynasty and the father of King Cheops (about 2600 B.C.).
Later you will have lunch at a top quality restaurant overlooking the Sphinx and the pyramids.
Lastly you will move to Giza plateau to see the Great Pyramid of King Cheops (about 2500 B.C.), the pyramid of Chephren, the pyramid of Mycerinus, then you will move up the plateau to the panorama for taking great pictures. You'll then continue your adventure on a camel around the pyramids, then you will explore the Valley Temple and the Sphinx, before being transferred back to your hotel.
Camel ride is included for 30 minutes 
Reviews (23)
1 - 5 of 9 reviews
Reviewed 17 August 2018
Great tour that includes all the old sites!

Attention: This review will be long, but I want to share the details with y'all to make sure everyone books this tour. I booked this tour for me and my father as it was the only one on tripadvisor that included Dashur, Memphis and Sakkara...More

1  Thank Sabrina A
Reviewed 14 August 2018
Wonderful fast paced trip!

Great trip to end our vacation with. We are a family of 2 adults and three kids -7, 5 and 3- and we all had great fun in this trip. It was exhausting -especially with the heat of August in Cairo-, but even the kids...More

Thank Nader E
Reviewed 5 July 2018
Excellent "Quickie" Trip to Cairo

I had a very good informative "quickie" tour of Cairo with the very limited time that I had. Arrived in Cairo in-between a business trip and managed to squeeze in a 2 days and 2 nights in Cairo. Managed to book first, a night tour...More

Thank JayCyril2311
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile
Awesome Day Trip to visit several pyramids

We had an amazing time on our tour and are so happy we opted for the private tour. Both our guide Heba and driver were fantastic and we felt safe at all times. It was a really well layed out itinerary by starting the day...More

Thank KatieP3034
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile
Amazing experience....!

Hi, I am single traveller from India & have been traveling Egypt for the past 1 week,this was the best value for money tour I had done,since I've arrived. My guide Taalhan and the driver Nishkun( hope im spelling it right) were just patient and...More

1  Thank AbrahamB280
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Response from Nader E | Reviewed this property |
Hi. They said it would end around 4-5 pm, but ours took a bit longer and ended at 6 pm.
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