Egypt Tour Package 03 Days : Cairo
3 Days – 2 Nights quick Egypt tour visiting main sights in Cairo
Giza Pyramids- Camel Ride – Egyptian Museum – Old Cairo Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra – the Coptic Churches – the Citadel & Mohammad Ali Mosque
Upon arrival at Cairo International Airport you will be met by your tour manager who will help you through your immigration and customs formalities then escort you to your hotel for check in and overnight.
After breakfast you will meet your Egyptologist guide (8:30) drive to Memphis at the edge of the western desert, (35 min. drive) the capital of Egypt until the end of the first Kingdom, about 2270 BC, one of the most important cities throughout the history of Ancient Egypt, You will be visiting Memphis open air Museum the most important piece is Ramses the second statue about 20meters long, Close to Memphis, you will drive to Sakkara, the City of the dead with the famous step Pyramid of Zoser and the greatest Pharaoh of the 3rd Dynasty 2650 BC, the step pyramids is known to be the first stone building ever build in the world, then you will be visiting a Mastaba (Tomb) for the Nobel “Mereruka” from the old kingdom the tomb have beautiful colored paintings about life in Egypt during the old Kingdom, Drive to the Pyramids of Giza, Ride Camels there& touch the Great Pyramid (Cheops Pyramid) the largest one of the three and one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. In front of the Pyramid of Chephren, stand the Sphinx, which was discovered in 1912 carved from a single piece of stone. It is a lion with a portrait of a Pharaoh’s head, it is believed by many to be a likeness of Pharaoh Chephren. Continue our tour to the Solar Boat Museum where a dismantled river barge of King Cheops (Khufu) was found buried in front his pyramid and has been masterfully re-assembled. Camel ride, drive back to your hotel (4:30 PM) Evening drive to Giza Pyramids to attend the Sound & Light Show at the Pyramids & the Sphinx.
After breakfast you will meet your Egyptologist guide (9:00 AM) drive to Down Town visit the Egyptian Museum, (2 hours tour) which contains a vast collection of Pharaonic antiquities including the fabulous treasures of King Tut-Ankh-Amon. Continue your tour to Old Cairo, visiting the old Coptic Churches the Hanging Church dedicated to the Virgin Mary built in the 3rd century and the Church of St. Sergius, built in the 4th century and visit the oldest Jewish Synagogue of Ben Ezra. Drive to Visit the medieval Citadel of Salah El-Din, built in the 12th century and contains many structures, the most impressive of which is the Alabaster Mosque of Mohamed Ali, It was designed in the early 19th Century by a Greek Architect from Turkey. The style is based on the Ottoman mosques of Istanbul, Continue your tour visiting Khan ElKalili bazaar area ( the old market ) drive back to your hotel (4:00 PM).
After breakfast you will be met & transferred by your tour manger to Cairo International Airport to help you in check in and immigration formalities for your departure flight.
Tour Package Includes
2 nights in Cairo Accommodation at the hotel including bed & breakfast
Transfers & tours all over Egypt are operated in a private A/C van
Guiding fees for English (Or other language) speaking Egyptologist guide
All entrance fees to all Sight seeing, as mentioned in our program
English speaking tour manager escorting guests from the Airport to Hotel and vice versa
Tour Package Excludes
International Air Tickets
Entrance Visa fees
Gratuities & Tips for tour guides, tour escort, Egyptologist and drivers
All Charges not mentioned mineral water, laundry, personal calls and other items of personal nature
Remarks on the Price
2 Persons / Double Tour = Means this price is applicable for 2 travelers booking the trip & the price given is for each person (must be 2 travelers)
1 Person / Single Tour = Price per person when accommodated in a single occupancy room already traveling with others (minimum 2 persons) – For single traveler traveling alone please request price.)
All Tour Prices are subjected to change due to regular change in prices & in High season: (Christmas & Easter)
All Tour are based on private tour (private guide & driver thought out the tour