- Duration: 2 Days / 1 Night.
- Tour Location: Cairo / Giza
- Tour Availability: Every day
- Pickup & Drop Off: Your Hotel
- Tour Type: Private
2 Days Cairo Tours from El Gouna
Discover Cairo’s tourist attractions with our fantastic 2-day tours from El Gouna. Join our Egyptologist tour guide to learn more about the history of the ancient Egyptian civilization, then travel to Giza to see the Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, and Sakkara Step Pyramid. From there, continue to Old Cairo to see Islamic landmarks like the Salah El Din Citadel, Khan El Khalili Bazaar, Muhammad Ali Mosque, and more. Order now!
- Giza Pyramids.
- The Great Sphinx.
- The Valley Temple.
- Sakkara Step Pyramid.
- The Egyptian Museum.
- Salah El-Din Citadel.
- Mohamed Ali Mosque.
- Khan El Khalili Bazaar.
- 1st class bus tickets from El Gouna to Cairo and return.
- Pick up services from your hotel in El Gouna and return.
- All transfers by private air-conditioned vehicle.
- Private speaking guide throughout your tours.
- Entrance fees to all the sights in Cairo and Giza.
- 2 Lunch meals during the tours.
- Mineral water and soft drinks are on board the vehicle.
- 1 Night accommodation at 5* Hotel in Cairo.
- 1 Breakfast at 5* hotel.
- All services charges and taxes.
- Any extras not mentioned in the program.
Day One: Transfer to Cairo – Visit the Pyramids Complex
We will pick you up from your hotel in El Gouna by a modern vehicle to El Gouna bus station to catch the 1st class bus to Cairo to enjoy 2-day Cairo tours from El Gouna. Upon arrival at the Cairo bus station, our Egyptologist guide will accompany you to discover:
Giza Pyramids Complex
The complex includes three main pyramids, six little pyramids, the great sphinx, and the Valley Temple. The complex dates back to the 4th dynasty 2400 years B.C.
The Great Pyramid
It is the oldest and largest of the three pyramids of the Giza plateau and the only one to remain intact from the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World. The height of the great pyramid is 147m, the number of stones used in construction is 2,300,000 and it took twenty years to be built.
The Great Sphinx
It is the largest statue in the world, standing at 73 m. long, 19 m. wide, and 20 m in height. It is the oldest known monumental sculpture.
The Valley Temple
A Granite mortuary temple was used by Ancient Egyptians for the mummification process and this is the only remaining one on the Giza plateau.
Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant then move to visit the oldest pyramid in Egypt.
Saqqara Step Pyramid
It is considered to be the earliest large-scale cut stone construction, it dates back to the reign of King Djoser who ruled Egypt during the 27th century B.C. The step pyramid consists of 6 steps built atop one another with a height of 62m.
Finally, transfer to a 5* hotel in Cairo Overnight.
Day Two: Tour to Old Cairo Attractions – Back to El Gouna
Check out after breakfast, then continue your Cairo tours from El Gouna join your private tour guide to visit Cairo tourist attractions such as:
The Egyptian Museum
The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to King Tutankhamun’s collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years.
Lunch will be served at a local restaurant in Cairo then continue your tour by visiting:
Salah El Din Citadel
It served as Egypt’s seat of government till the 1860s, Cairo Citadel is a magnificent fortress. It was constructed during Salah AL-Din’s reign. The construction work started in 1176 and was completed in 1182.
Then enjoy a tour to:
Mohamed Ali Mosque
Mohammed Ali Mosque was constructed between 1830 and 1848, the mosque was named “The Alabaster Mosque” because most of the walls were made out of pure alabaster. The mosque is a replica of the Blue Mosque in Istanbul.
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization
The National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) is a heavenly gate leading to the immortal treasures of Egypt that date back to more than 4000 years found in the sacred ground of El Fustat in old Cairo which was the first capital of Egypt during the beginning of the Islamic age.
Finally, enjoy visiting:
Khan El Khalili Bazaar
No visit to Cairo is Complete without a stop at the Khan El-Khalili bazaar, the bazaar is the oldest and the most famous in the middle east. It was constructed in 970 AD, the same year as the founding of Cairo.
Then transfer to Cairo bus station to catch the 1st class back to El Gouna and transfer to your hotel in El Gouna to end your Cairo tours from El Gouna. Note: You can share your thoughts about adding or removing any tours from your tour itinerary to be able to accommodate your requirements and fulfill your needs.