Overview

This trip of the Capital of Egypt takes you to The Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus, Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body, which dates back to the time of Chephren; the valley Temple, the Step Pyramid of Zoser, the world’s oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Djoser.

Visit Memphis which was founded by King Menes, and was the capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom, it was considered to be a center of rule and culture for over 3000 years the first capital of Egypt,. Visit the Egyptian Museum, which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period and visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque and Citadel of Salah El Din. Head to Old Cairo to visit the Hanging Church, Abu Sirga Church and Synagogue.

3 Nights 4 Days 19 Sep, 19 Sep, 19 Sep, and more Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • 3 Nights hotel accommodation in Cairo on bed and breakfast basis.
  • 1 day tour in Cairo visiting Great pyramids, Sphinx, Memphis & Sakkra
  • 1 day tour in Cairo visiting the Egyptian Museum & Old Cairo
  • All Transfers in Cairo.
  • All your tours and excursions are by an A/C vehicle.
  • Expert tour guide.
  • All your visits include entrance fees.
  • Our prices include all taxes and services.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • International Airfare.
  • Egypt entry visa; We can provide you with your visa upon arrival at your request for some countries. For others we will assist in visa processing before departure.
  • Drinks and any personal expenses.
  • Tipping Kitty
  • Travel Insurance.
Highlights
  • Cairo.
  • The Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus.
  • Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body, which dates back to the time of Chephren;
  • The valley Temple
  • The Step Pyramid of Zoser, the world’s oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Djoser.
  • Visit Memphis which was founded by King Menes, and was the capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom, it was considered to be a center of rule and culture for over 3000 years the first capital of Egypt.
  • Visit the Egyptian Museum, which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period.
  • Visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque and Citadel of Salah El Din.
  • Old Cairo - visit the Hanging Church, Abu Sirga Church and Synagogue.
Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival to Cairo

Arrival to Cairo airport, our representative will be waiting for you with a sign with your name on it. After meet & greet then you will be transferred by an A/C car to your hotel.
Overnight in Cairo.


Day 2: Cairo Tour 1

Breakfast. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel, to enjoy an excursion to The Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren and Mykerinus.

Then proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body, which dates back to the time of Chephren; the tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren.

Move to visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser, the world’s oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Djoser.

After that transfer to Memphis which was founded by King Menes, and was the capital of Old Egypt during the Old Kingdom, it was considered to be a center of rule and culture for over3000 years the first capital of Egypt, and see the Statue of Ramses II.

(Optional) Evening trip to attend the Sound & Light show in the Pyramids area.

Overnight in Cairo.


Day 3: Cairo Tour 2

Breakfast. Our guide will pick you up from your hotel, to enjoy a visit to the Egyptian Museum, which features artifacts from the Pharaonic period.

The museum displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 overwhelming artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamen collection of treasure, gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated.

Then proceed to visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque and Citadel of Salah El Din. Head to Old Cairo to visit the Hanging Church, Abu Sirga Church and Synagogue. Back to your hotel.

(Optional) Evening trip to enjoy you dinner on board a Nile cruise for 2 hours including watching Egyptian folk shows.

Overnight in Cairo.


Day 4: Departure

Breakfast at the hotel our representative will transfer you to the airport and assist you at the airport through final departure formalities.

Pickup point
Directions.
Cairo, Egypt View on Map
Amenities & Facilities

Kindly note that the hotel rating in Egypt is not the same as in USA or Europe, so Luxury or Ultimate Luxury hotel options are always recommended as minimum in Egypt.

 

Accommodation Plan (A) 5 stars:

Cairo: Le Méridien Pyramids - Steigenberger - Ramses Hilton.

 

Accommodation Plan (B) Luxury:

Cairo: Fairmont Nile City Cairo - Kempinski Nile.

 

Ultimate Luxury:

Cairo: Marriott Mena House – The Nile Ritz-Carlton- Four Seasons - Fairmont Nile Premium.