- Duration: 2 Days / 1 Night
- Tour Location: Giza – Cairo
- Tour Availability: Available Everyday
- Pickup & Drop Off: Your Hotel in Soma Bay
- Tour Type: Private
Overnight Cairo Tour from Soma Bay
The 2 day Soma Bay to Cairo tour is the ideal way to experience this multi-cultural paradise and all of its splendor, including the famous Cairo Citadel, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, the Giza Pyramids, the Sphinx, and the Egyptian Museum. Cairo has had various monikers throughout the years, including the city of marvels, the city of minarets, and the city that never sleeps.
- The Egyptian Museum
- Salah El Din Citadel
- Mohamed Ali Mosque
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar
- One night accommodation at a 5* hotel in Cairo with breakfast.
- domestic flight tickets.
- Service of a professional tour guide.
- Entrance fees to the mentioned sights above.
- Bottled water during your trip.
- Pick up services from your hotel & return.
- Two Lunch meals.
- All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle.
- Service charges & taxes.
- Any personal expenses.
Day One: Fly to Cairo & Visit the Giza Pyramids and Saqqara
You will leave your hotel in soma bay then head to Hurghada airport by an A.C car then catch a flight to Cairo airport and when you land you will find your private tour guide waiting for you the begin your why two days tour from soma bay to Cairo by heading straight to:
Giza Pyramids Complex
In 2400 BC an immortal complex came into existence to contain two of the most famous construction the great pyramid of Giza, the legendary Sphinx, several epic pyramids, and more
The Great Pyramid
King Khufu created in 2580 BC a one-of-a-kind pyramid to be his final rest place. The Great Pyramid is one of the most recognizable constructions in the world and the last remaining building out of the ancient seven wonders. in 20 years with more than 100,000 workers and 2.3 million blocks of limestone, a wonder was created to twist the laws of common sense and drive everyone’s attention to this current day.
The Great Sphinx
Protecting the pyramids since ancient times is the great sphinx which is 73 m (240 ft) tall and 19 m (66 ft ) wide with a body of a lion and the facial appearance of presumably king khafre.
The Valley Temple
The mummification process was performed in the valley temple during the old kingdom (2686 – 2134 BC) one of the bodies of kings the queens that created our history. It remains very intact and preserved able to give a deep insight into the mortuary rituals of ancient Egypt.
Have your lunch at a local oriental restaurant then head to:
Saqqara Step Pyramid
In 2700 BC in the reign of Pharaoh Djoser, his vizier Imhotep had the idea to create the Saqqara step pyramid which is of kind construction made of six steps and stands at a height of 60 m and is surrounded by a complex.
At the end of your day, transfer to a 5*hotel in Cairo and spend the overnight.
Day Two: Explore Cairo Attractions & Fly to Soma Bay
Checkout from your hotel then have your breakfast then continue your two days tour from soma bay to Cairo by plane starting with:
The Egyptian Museum
In the heart of Cairo is a legendary house of art and beauty filled with treasures from 3500 years from the old kingdom. The Egyptian museum is filled with about 150,000 rare artifacts from pre-historical times, from Greek to Coptic to Islamic times, and several mummies inside the mysterious mummy room but the most visited treasures in the museum belong to Pharaoh Tutankamun.
You will have your lunch in a local oriental restaurant in Cairo then head to:
Salah El Din Citadel
The greatest structure located in Cairo is the Salah El-Din citadel where the glory of Egypt is showcased most finely. It was constructed between 1176 AD and 1182 AD. It was created to be a defensive castle against any foreign invaders but it hosts several incredible museums, art displays, and amazing buildings.
Mohamed Ali Mosque
In the center of the Cairo citadel is the epic Alabaster Mohamed Ali mosque which was built between 1830 & 1848 AD to be an identical example of the Turkish blue mosque as a symbol of independence. The mosque features stunning architecture and decorations worthy of exploring.
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is a dream come true for every traveler who wishes to explore the diverse history and culture of Egypt most magically and efficiently. The Museum was built to take every traveler on a journey through the wonders of Egypt across the ages from the pre-historical times to our current day.
Finally, you will head to your final destination:
Khan El Khalili Bazaar
The beauty of Khan El Khalili Bazaar is truly unforgettable and able to provide a clear image of the golden Islamic architecture. It was constructed in 970 AD and remains very active filled with countless shops that sell incredible artifacts and goods plus there are several cafes that offer delicious drinks and cuisines.
On your final day, you will head to Cairo airport so you can return to soma bay Safely thus ending your soma bay Excursion to Cairo in Two Days by Plane.