Full day trip from Alexandria port to Cairo to visit all the amazing iconic sites of the big city, see all the must-see attractions of Cairo (Giza pyramids & the Sphinx, sakkara step pyramid, Cairo museum with the golden mask of the boy king tut, Saladin's citadel, and even Memphis with the alabaster Sphinx)...
Starting From $115 | Trip duration : Approx. 12 hours
Trip type : Private Guided Tour | Trip runs : Everyday
7:00 Egypt Fun tours representative and your private guide pick you up from Alexandria port (they will be holding a sign of your name).
7:00 to 10:30 Drive to Cairo straight to the pyramids of Giza.
10:30 to 12:00 See the pyramids of Giza (the great pyramid of king cheops, the remains of the funeral temple of the same king, the pyramid of king kephren, the pyramid of king Mekarynos, get inside one of the small pyramids, and see the Sphinx).
12:00 to 12:45 Drive to Saqqara.
12:45 to 13:45 See the pyramids of Saqqara (The visual presentation of Saqqara, the step pyramid of king Djoser-the very first pyramid, the museum of Imhotep, the tomb of a high official, the pyramid of king Titi, the pyramid of king Unas, and see the pyramids of Dahshur from a distance).
13:45 to 14:00 Drive to Memphis.
14:00 to 14:30 See Memphis the very first capital city of Egypt ( the statue of king Ramses the second-16 meters high, the alabater sphinx of the new kingdom).
14:30 to 15:15 Drive to the Citadel of Saladin (Islamic Cairo).
15:15 to 16:00 See the Citadel - Islamic Cairo (the Citadel of Saladin, the alabaster mosque of Mohamed Ali, the Gawhara palace of Mohamed Ali, the panoramic view of Cairo).
16:00 to 16:30 Drive to Cairo museum.
16:30 to 18:30 see The Egyptian museum (more than 120,000 pieces from ancient Egypt, plus the amazing collection of king Tut Ankh Amen from the 18th dynasty new kingdom).
16:30 Drive back to Alexandria.
All sightseeing close at 16:30 except for Cairo museum closes at 18:45.
You can always customize this itinerary to meet your needs ( for example add Khan El-khalili bazaar instead of the Citadel or Cairo museum-or remove Memphis to have time for Lunch).
The trip includes:
- Entrance fees to the sites mentioned in the above itinerary(Giza pyramids, Saqqara, Memphis, Citadel, and Cairo museum).
- An A/C tourist coach new model 2008 or 2009 with a professional driver and a license from the ministry of tourism.
- Me as a guide and Egyptologist for the full day with a guiding license from the ministry of tourism.
- a police escort (body guard) with us in the bus for the whole day.
- Egyptian Cell phone for the trip organizer to use while touring.
- A bottle of mineral water .75 liter.
The trip excludes:
- Drinks from any kind.
- Any additional requests.
- Gratuities (tipping).
Prices in $USD per person
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