Details of the 6 Days UNESCO Tour of Cairo, Alexandria, and Wadi El Hitan
- Duration: 6 Days / 5 Nights
- Tour Location: Giza – Cairo – Alexandria – Wadi EL Hitan
- Tour Availability: Available Everyday
- Pickup & Drop Off: Cairo Airport
- Tour Type: Private
6 days UNESCO tour of the top sites in Egypt
A wonderful experience is the 6 days UNESCO tour to the wonders of ancient Egypt. The beautiful towns of Cairo and Alexandria contain a number of historical and cultural buildings that have captured the attention of UNESCO and have been added to their list of world heritage sites.
Visitors who see Egypt from a new perspective will be able to see the National Egyptian Museum, Hassan Mosque, Al Rafai Mosque, Muizz Street, Hanging Church, Alexandria Library, Abu Mena Temple, Wadi El Hitan, Wadi El Natrun, and other significant buildings.
Egypt Fun Tours will offer every visitor the greatest service at very competitive prices with the help of our knowledgeable Tour Operators, Tour Guides, and Driver who will make accompany you through the enchanted treasures of UNESCO. Book this incredible tour to experience the journey of a lifetime.
The Highlights of the 6 Days UNESCO Tour of Cairo, Alexandria, and Wadi El Hitan
- The National Museum of Civilization
- Hanging Church & Babylon Fortress
- Muizz Street
- Sultan Hassan & Al Rifai Mosques
- Wadi Al Natrun
- Abu Mena Temple
- Alexandria Library
- Qaitbay Citadel
- Wadi El Hitan Desert
- Super Safari
- Meet and greet upon arrival
- 5 nights of hotel accommodation in Cairo
- Super Safari in The desert in Wadi El Hitan
- Expert Private tour guide
- Private Vehicle with air conditioning
- Entrance fees for all the mentioned Sites
- Meals are included
- All Services and Taxes
- Entry Visa into Egypt
- Any Extra tours
Detailed itinerary of the 6 Days UNESCO Tour of Cairo, Alexandria, and Wadi El Hitan
Day 1: Arrival at Cairo Airport – Sound & Light Show: Your Epic tour to Cairo will begin when you arrive at Cairo Airport then our professional representative will help you with all the formalities and Luggage then you will be driven by an A/C vehicle to your hotel. You will head to the Giza Pyramids Complex to attend the marvelous Sound and Light Show which will narrate the full history of the great Ancient Egyptian Civilization to the current moment; you will then have your dinner and then spend the overnight in Cairo.
Day 2: Head to the Legendary Pyramids of Ancient Egypt: You will have your breakfast, and then your private tour guide will escort you to the magnificent UNESCO constructions that shed some light on one of the greatest aspects of mankind such as:
Giza Pyramids Complex
The extraordinary Giza Pyramids Complex dates back to the old kingdom (2686 – 2134 BC) and holds several heavenly monuments which were constructed to showcase the powerful imagination of the ancient Egyptians such as the great pyramid of King Khufu built in 2850 BC to remain the last standing construction of the ancient seven wonders, the Guardian Sphinx of Pharaoh Khafre (2558 – 2532 BC), and the Valley Temple where the ancient royalty achieved immortality through mummification.
You will have your lunch then head with your tour guide to:
Memphis City is one of the first capital to ever exists in the history of the ancient world, built by King Narmer in 2925 BC to be the home of his dynasty.
Saqqara Step Pyramid
Saqqara pyramid is of kind construction created by the vizier Imhotep of the Pharaoh Djoser in the 27th century BC to be his mortuary complex which was the first of its kind.
The Pyramids of Dahshur are rare majestic monuments such as the marvelous Bent Pyramid which was built for King Sneferu (2575-2551 BC) to accidentally possess a unique bent design. The red pyramid is built from 2613 to 2589 BC using red limestone by King Sneferu also.
You will return to your Cairo hotel Overnight.
Day 3: Head to the Pearl of the Mediterranean Sea Alexandria: You will have your breakfast, then your tour guide will pick you up in a private vehicle to the Bride of the white sea Alexandria, on the way you will stop at :
The beautiful Wadi El Nature was famous since the times of ancient Egypt and the Greco-roman periods due to the rich existence of Salts. It became a sanctuary for Egyptians due to the 4th century AD.
You will continue your way until you reach Alexandria, Where you will cast your eyes on some marvelous monuments such as:
Alexandria Library is one of the largest libraries in the world filled some many rare books and is the world’s sixth-largest Francophone library on earth.
Abu Mena Temple
The Christian monastery was built in the last 3rd century to honor the souls of the Christian martyr Menas of Alexandria. The temple became a UNESCO world heritage site in 2001.
Qaitbay Citadel is an enchanting Islamic castle Sultan Al-Ashraf Sayf al-din Qa’itbay Builtin in 1477 on top of the location of the destroyed lighthouse of Alexandria using its salvaged stones.
You will then return to your hotel in Cairo to spend the overnight.
Day 4: The Mesmerizing Miracles of Cairo: You will enjoy your delicious Breakfast then you will head to the heart of Cairo with your Tour Guide starting with:
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
The “NMEC” is a house of pure culture and history that opened in 2021, it was designed and built under the eyes of UNESCO to showcase all the allure and grandeur of the ancient Egyptian Civilization across all ages.
Enjoy your lunch at a restaurant in Cairo, then continue your tour by visiting:
The Hanging Church
The hanging church is a heavenly construction found on the gatehouse of the 4th BC Babylon fortress that acted as the Coptic patriarch for all the Christians in Cairo.
Al Muizz Street
Al Muizz Street is a golden street filled with marvelous architecture and decorations dating back to the Fatimid dynasty around 969 AD.
Sultan Hassan Madrassa-Mosque
Sultan Hassan mosque is a mesmerizing construction created during the Mamluk period between 1356 AD and 1363 AD to be one of the most beautiful Islamic constructions in all of Cairo.
Al Rifai Mosque
Al Rifai mosque was built in 1869 AD by the descent of Mohamed Ali to be their final resting place.
Baron Empain Palace
The Baron Empain Palace is a Hindu temple found in Heliopolis dating back between 1907 and 1911 AD.
The miraculous device of the Nilometer can be found on Roda Island in 861 AD which was used to measure the Nile Water Level.
You will return to your hotel in Cairo overnight.
Day 5: The Natural Wonder of Wadi El Hitan: You will have your breakfast, and then your tour guide will escort you to the Natural Wonder that dated before the age of Man:
Wadi El Hitan
You will ride in a private 4×4 vehicle until you reach A Natural Wonder dating back millions of years ago filled with hundred of fossils of extinct Sub-Order Whales located just 150 km in southern Cairo.
You will enjoy the most entertaining super safari across the heavenly Sahara of the western desert, and try some very exciting activities including tasting the delicious barbecue lunch at the Bedouin tribe. Finish your safari tour and head back to your hotel in Cairo.
Day 6: Departure (End of your 6 days UNESCO Tour in Egypt): You will have your breakfast and end your 6 Days UNESCO Tour Across magical Lower Egypt by catching your flight from Cairo Airport to your home.