Private Tour: 2 Day Tour Package
Full Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis and Sakkara.
The Giza Plateau is only around 30 minutes from Cairo, where your qualified Egyptologist guide will provide a fascinating introduction to each of the three pyramids: Cheops, Khafre and Menakaure. You will have free time to enter one of the pyramids (additional cost), though your guide is not permitted to enter with you, or take a camel ride (additional cost).
After visiting the pyramids, you'll continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. A short drive to the city side of the plateau finds you standing at the feet of the Sphinx, for thousands of years the enigmatic symbol of Egypt.
Your next stop is Sakkara, home of Egypt's oldest pyramid, built in 2650 B.C. Your guide will provide a brief history of the famous Step Pyramid and you'll have free time to walk around.
Your final stop is Memphis, the ancient capital of Egypt. Here you will see artifacts from many of the great rulers of Egypt, including the fallen statue of Ramses II. You will also have the chance to visit a Papyrus Institute to see how the famous artwork is made.
then back to your hotel
at night Sound and Light Show
don't miss the world-famous Pyramids Sound and Light Show in Giza! You'll hear the story of Egypt as seen through the eyes of the Sphinx over the ages, and see the breathtaking site of the floodlit pyramids lit up under the stars.
Full Day Tour to Egyptian Museum, Citadel and Khan Al Khalili Bazaar
Already seen the Great Pyramids of Giza and Sphinx? Immerse yourself further into Egypt's history as your own private Egyptologist guide to leads the way on this private tour with an unmissable visit to the famous Egyptian Museum. Follow this with a stroll through Khan el-Khalili bazaar and a visit to Cairo's most popular Islamic attraction - the Alabaster Mosque.
the Egyptian Housing 165,000 Egyptian artifacts, the Egyptian Museum in Cairo attracts millions of visitors a year. The highlight for most are the priceless treasures of King Tutankhamun. His 6 gold gilded coffins dominate the main hall, while his magnificent death mask is the must-see item of the day. Your guide will introduce you to the most important pieces before allowing you free time to explore the museum at leisure.
The Alabaster Mosque at the Citadel of Salah el-Din sits atop a limestone hill overlooking Cairo and is the most important mosque in the city. Still used as a place of worship today by the Muslims of Cairo, the architectural masterpiece opens its doors to visitors of all faiths. The lower part of the Mosque is clad inside and out with Alabaster, while the top part is constructed from the limestone cladding removed from the Pyramids of Giza.Inside the mosque your guide will introduce you to the basics of the beliefs of Islam, including a translation of the most common prayers.
Continuing to Khan el Khalili bazaar, your guide will give you an introduction to the famous markets which claim to have inspired Christopher Columbus to discover the USA. Enjoy free time to stroll through the maze of streets and try your luck bargaining with the shop owners for a souvenir of your trip to Egypt. This is a private tour allowing you to determine the amount of time spent at each of the sites during the tour. In addition you will have the chance to visit the perfume
· Private day trip to the Great Pyramids and Sphinx Memphis, and sakara from Cairo
· Guided introduction to each of the three pyramids
· Free time to enter one of the pyramids (additional cost)
· Photo opportunity of the pyramids and Cairo skyline
· Visit the enigmatic Sphinx
· Enjoy privileged, personalized attention from your expert Egyptologist guide on this special private tour
· Pickup and drop-off from Cairo and Giza hotels
Centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels
9:00am (earlier or later departures are available, please advise at time of booking)
Please note, all tours commencing during Ramadan will depart at 08:00am.
Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pick up time.
o Qualified Egyptologist guide
o Entrance to Giza Plateau
o Entrance to Memphis
o Entrance to Sakara
o Entrance to Memphis
o Entrance to the Egyptian Museum
o Entrance to The Citadel
o Entrance to the nile cruise
o Transport by air-conditioned minivan
o Hotel pickup and drop off
· Gratuities (recommended)
· Food and drinks, unless specified
· Entrance to inside of the Pyramids