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2-Day Ancient Egypt and Old Cairo Highlights Tour

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Day 1: Giza Tours

Stop At: Pyramids of Giza, Al Haram Str., Giza 12611 Egypt
During your stay in Cairo, check out all the Egyptian capital’s ancient highlights and the pharaonic relics at Sakkara and Memphis on this private 2-day tour, accompanied by an informative guide.
beside Sakkara and Memphis, you'll visit Giza pyramids and Spinx.

Sphinx: Known in Arabic as Abu Al Hol, this sculpture of a man with the haunches of a lion was dubbed the Sphinx.

Giza Pyramids: the Great Pyramid of Giza, the Pyramid of Khafre, and the Pyramid of Menkaure, along with their associated pyramid complexes and the Great Sphinx of Giza.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Memphis Historical Site, Egypt
Memphis: According to legend, as related by Manetho, the city was founded by the pharaoh Menes. It was the Capital of Egypt during the Old Kingdom and remained an important city throughout ancient Egyptian history.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, Al Giza Desert, Giza Egypt
Saqqara: Sakkara or Saccara in English, is a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, serving as the necropolis for the Ancient Egyptian capital, Memphis.
Duration: 2 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Cairo Tours

Stop At: The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Midan El Tahrir Geographical Society Building, Cairo 11511 Egypt
Lunch, entrance fees and air-conditioned transport, including Cairo hotel pickup and drop-off, are included on both days. Hotel accommodation and additional entrance fees, to attractions such as the Solar Boat Museum at Giza and the Royal Mummy Room at the Egyptian Museum, are not included.

Egyptian Museum: The most famous Antiquities museum in Egypt located in the heart of Cairo at Al-Tahrir Square. It houses the world's largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities. There are a variety of statues, tables, and coffins in addition to an extensive collection of papyrus and coins. The museum contains 42 rooms; two of them contain a number of mummies of kings and other royal family members of Ancient Egypt.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Khan Al-Khalili, Cairo Egypt
Khan El Khalili: Khan El Khalili is considered one of the most authentic markets in Cairo. It is a major Souk (market) located in the heart of Islamic Cairo.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Cairo Citadel, Al Abageyah Shar'a Salih Salem, Cairo 11511 Egypt
Cairo Citadel: The Saladin Citadel of Cairo was built between 1176 and 1183 to protect the city. It was the seat of the king and his government in Egypt for many years since built till the Ottoman era.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Mosque of Muhammad Ali, Al Abageyah Qism El-Khalifa, Cairo 11511 Egypt
The Mosque of Mohamed Ali: The Mohamed Ali Mosque, or the Alabaster Mosque, is one of Egypt's most interesting mosques. It stands proudly on the highest point inside the Citadel of Saladin's courtyard. The architect, Yousif Boushnaq, was a Turkish man who had come over from Istanbul, solely to build this great mosque for Mohamed Ali, the ruler of Egypt from 1805 until 1849.
Duration: 1 hour

Meals included:
• Lunch
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Return Details: Returns to original departure point.

Airports

  • Cairo Intl Airport, Cairo Egypt
Departure Time
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9/16/2019 - 1/27/2021Monday - Sunday:12:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • 2x Lunch
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • All Fees and Taxes
  • WiFi on board
  • Bottled water
  • 25-minute camel ride around Giza Pyramids
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Pyramids of Giza
  • Entry/Admission - Memphis Historical Site
  • Entry/Admission - Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
  • Entry/Admission - Khan Al-Khalili
  • Entry/Admission - Cairo Citadel
  • Entry/Admission - Mosque of Muhammad Ali
Exclusions
  • Extra entrance fees (interior of Giza pyramids, Solar Boat museum, Royal Mummy Room)
  • Drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Accommodation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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By: Egypt Travel Deals
5 reviews
HOLIDAY2011184
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
3029
Nefertari boat trip
This is well worth the money, the people look after you very well. Picked up taken to boat, then go down to see
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Radtravelreviews
Australia
30
Do not book with this unreliable company
We booked our tour early November for the 29th December. Immediately after booking I got In touch updating them on
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Ecosse-JonathanE
Chicago, Illinois
63
Note: This is Personal Preference, not reflective of guides etc
So... Guides were great, customer service was good. The main reason I had this at 3/5 is because I was expecting
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amrshahinfathy
Giza, Egypt
20
Nile Cruise tour
it was wonderful to get experience on Nile cruise with visiting the most important monuments from Luxor to Aswan.
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