This is a tour to see all the must-sees of Cairo and Alexandria together with an amazing camping trip to the oases of the western desert. Want to see and feel the magic of Egypt!! Join this trip and experience the best adventure in your lifetime.
Starting From $ 000 | Trip duration : 7 Days / 6 Nights
Trip type : Private Guided Tour | Trip runs : Everyday
Cairo, Desert trip, & Alexandria
Day 1 (Cairo arrival): Arrive Cairo, meet greet and assist with airport formalities, start our tour to see the Islamic Cairo with the bazaar and a city tour, check in your hotel and overnight.
Day 2 (Pyramids day trip): See the pyramids in one day as following: Pick you up and Start our tour to the pyramids of Sakkara; See the Pyramids of Sakkara ( see the visual presentation of Sakkara, the museum of Imhotep, the step pyramid of King Djoser, the mastaba of Meriruka, and the pyramid of Titi). Drive to Memphis. See Memphis (An open air museum with the statue of Ramsses 2nd and the sphinx of the new kingdom). Drive to a restaurant for our late lunch. afternoon: visit the pyramids of Giza where you will see the pyramids of king khufu, king kephren, and king Mecarinous, the little pyramids of the 4th dynasty queens, the funeral temple of king Kephren, and the Sphinx. Drive you back to your hotel
Day 3 ( Cairo city tour): See Cairo city attractions as following: Pick you up and start our tour to see the Citadel of Saladin (the alabaster mosque of Mohamed Ali, the Gawhara palace belonging to the same ruler, and the panoramic view of Cairo). See Coptic Cairo ( the very first Christian church in Egypt, the oldest Synagogue, the so called hanging up church, and the very first mosque in Egypt Amr Ibn El-aas). Lunch on a restaurant by the Nile. See the Egyptian museum (more than 120,000 pieces from ancient Egypt, and the collection of king Tut). Free time for your shopping inKhan El-Khalili bazaar. Drive back to the hotel, and overnight.
Day 4 (Cairo/desert trip): After breakfast at your hotel in Cairo: 7:00 an early start to Bahariyya Oasis (the desert) ( 365 K.M) 4 to 5 hours drive. 12:00 Arrive Bahariyya Oasis, Bawiti Center of Bahariyya. 12:00 to 13:00 Drive with our Jeep safari to Al-Haiz. 13:00 to 14:00 Lunch in El-Haiz. 14:00 to 17:00 See the black desert, the crystal mountain, the hot springs, the natural carvings like tents, and the malachite valley....and much more...17:00 Arrive to the white desert to see the sunset in white desert with the mushroom formations. 17:00 to 19:00 Enjoy the wonderful atmosphere waiting for your dinner to be prepared by the Bedouin guys. 19:00 Barbecue dinner under the stars. You will get to taste the Bedouin tea. Overnight camp (We prepare for you a big tent, with pillows and mattress). If you have sleeping bags they are better.
Day 5 (White desert-Bawiti-Cairo): After breakfast in the white desert, 8:00 Drive back to Bawiti (Bahariyya city center). 10:45 Start our tour to see the tombs of the 26th dynasty, the Golden mummies, Ain Moftella temple, and the temple of Alexander the great. 12:00 to 17:00 Drive back to Cairo.
Overnight at your hotel in Cairo.
The desert trip Includes:
- Entrance fees to the sites mentioned in the above itinerary
- All transportation as mentioned in the above itinerary
- A professional Tour guide ( Egyptologist)
- All Meals as mentioned in the above itinerary
- Police License to get into the desert and Camp
- Enough mineral water
- Enough water for washing up and normal use
- One tent
- Hot drinks in the white decamping (tea, Nescafe)
- Soft drinks
The desert trip excludes:
- Drinks from any kind other than those mentioned in the included items
- Any additional requests
- Items of personal nature
Day 6 (Cairo/ Alexandria): Pick you up and start our tour to Alexandria. Drive to the Montazah palace and Gardens (We will drive by the Bibliotheca of Alexandria with the possibility to stop for a photo). See the Montazah palace and Gardens (Salamlek palace, Haramlek palace, a garden of 317 acres of huge trees and flowers, two 5* hotles-Helnan and Salamlek). Drive to the catacombs (we will Drive by the Bibliotheca of Alexandria). See the Catacombs (three levels of tombs under the ground dating back to the Greek period 200 years B.C., Tegran tomb. The Caracalla, very beautiful artifacts from Greeko Roman time). Drive to Pompay's pillar. See Bombay's pillar ( The huge red granite Pillar of 25 meters height of emperor Deghldianos was originally located in the temple of god Serapis, Paharaonic pieces and sphinxes , Serapiom which is the tomb of god Serapis). Drive to the Amphitheatre. See the Amphitheatre (the Ptolemaic Amphitheatre, the sauna spots, and the ancient gymnasium). Drive to a seafood restaurant for lunch.
Lunch time. Drive to the Faros Island to see the fortress of Qaitbay. See the Fort of Qaitbay outside view (the place of the ancient lighthouse, the fortress of Sultan Qaitbay dating back to the mamluki Islamic period, and the aquarium). Drive back to Cairo, overnight at your hotel.
Day 7 (Cairo Departure): After breakfast transfer to Cairo airport for your final departure carrying your great memories from Egypt.