2-Day Ancient Egypt and Old Cairo Highlights Tour
Pressed for time in Cairo? This 2-day, private tour covers both the ancient Egyptian highlights and UNESCO-listed Old Cairo. Visit the Giza Pyramids (Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus), the Sphinx, the tombs and pyramids at Saqqara, Egypt's first capital, Memphis and wonder at the masterpieces of its museum, and the Egyptian Antiquities Museum that holds the greatest collection of the majestic ancient Egyptian civilization. Then explore the Citadel of Saladin that represents a great example of military fortification of the Islamic era, the Alabaster Mosque that represents an excellent example of Ottoman religious architecture in Egypt), the Hanging Church with its icons and architecture that is considered one of the oldest churches in the world, and Ben Ezra Synagogue, concluding with a shopping trip to the Khan al-Khalili bazaar that is more than 1,000 years oldItineraryDay 1: Giza- Memphis- SakkaraStop At:
Giza Plateau, Cairo, Al Giza Desert, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Great Pyramid of Cheops
Pyramid of Chephren
Pyramid of Mycerinus
Valley Temple of Chephren
Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At:
Saqqara (Sakkara) Pyramids, Al Giza Desert, Saqqara 12919 Egypt
Step Pyramid complex of Zoser
Pyramid of Teti
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Mit Rahina Museum, Mit Rahinah, Al Badrashin 11511 Egypt
Colossal statue of Ramses II
Huge alabaster Sphinx
Duration: 45 minutes
No accommodation included on this day.Day 2: Csiro tourStop At:
The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Midan El Tahrir Geographical Society Building, Cairo 11511 Egypt
100's of thousands of ancient Egyptian artifacts
Duration: 2 hoursStop At:
Cairo Citadel, Salah Salem St, Cairo 11511 Egypt
Duration: 1 hourStop At:
Coptic Cairo, Cairo Egypt
Synagogue of Ben Ezra
Church of Abu Serga
Duration: 1 hour
No accommodation included on this day.
"Confirmation will be received at time of booking"
"Children must be accompanied by an adult"
"A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may be refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements (for the second day)."
"Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking"
"Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level"
"This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate"
"Face masks required for travelers in public areas"
"Face masks required for guides in public areas"
"Face masks provided for travelers"
"Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff"
"Social distancing enforced throughout experience"
"Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas"
"Gear/equipment sanitized between use"
"Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized"
"Guides required to regularly wash hands"
"Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 2 Days
Lugar de comienzo:
Traveler pickup is offered
We pickup from any hotel in Cairo or Giza
Pickup time at 8am in the lobby
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.