Cairo Tour Package $320 Per Person
We offer you a special package tour in Cairo for 5 days. You will explore the best landmarks of Cairo such as the great Pyramid of Giza, Memphis, Saqqara, the Egyptian Museum of antiquities and Khan El Khalili bazaar.
Day one: Cairo arrival
Our representative will receive you at Cairo international airport while holding a sign with your name, and then you will be transferred to your Cairo hotel. On your way our representative will explain all the details of you tour package in Cairo. Upon arrival the hotel, he will assist you with the check- in procedures.
Then you will have a free time so you can relax after your flight.
Besides we offer you some optional trips in Cairo such as a River Nile dinner cruise or a trip to Giza pyramids sound and light show.
Day Two: Giza Pyramids – Sakkara – Memphis
Our representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo, and then you will be accompanied by your Egyptologist tour guide to visit the great pyramid of Giza or the so-named the great pyramid of Khufu” Cheops”.
Then move on to the pyramid of Chefren, the pyramid of Mykerinus and the valley temple of Khefren.
Then move on to the Sphinx having the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body. There is an optional visit to the Solar Boat (extra ticket on spot). Lunch will be included during the tour in a good quality local restaurant. Then move on to Memphis to see the open air museum housing many gigantic statues for Ramses ll and a big alabaster sphinx. At the end of the day tour, you will be transferred back to your hotel in Cairo.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day Three: Egyptian Museum, Coptic Cairo, Mohamed Ali Mosque – Khan El Khalili Bazaar
Our tours representative will pick you up from your hotel in Cairo to enjoy a visit to the Egyptian museum, housing thousands of artifacts dating back to different pharaonic eras. You will enjoy watching the treasures of the boy-king Tut ankh Amun having a collection of treasure including the gold and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years. There is an additional visit to the mummies’ room at the museum (extra ticket on spot).
Then you will visit Saladin Citadel (Salah El Din Citadel) that was constructed by Salah El Din on the Moqattam hills in 1183 AD in order to defend Cairo from the armies of the Crusaders. Inside the walls of the citadel, you will visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque that is considered to be the most beautiful mosque in Egypt.The owner of the mosque is the Ruler Mohamed Ali, the ruler of Egypt from 1805 till 1849. Lunch is included at a good quality local restaurant.
Then continue to visit Coptic Cairo where you will see some very old churches such as the hanging church “suspended Church”. In Coptic Cairo you will watch the holy places where Jesus Christ, Merry and Josef had hidden for sometimes during their holy visit to the land of Egypt. Then continue your visit to Ben Ezra Jewish synagogue (the Jewish temple) where Moses; as it is believed; was found and received by the maid of the queen of Egypt at the basket in the Nile river.
The last stop will be at Khan El Khalili Bazaar. It is one of the oldest markets in Middle East and Africa. It was founded in the 14th century AD and here you can buy the souvenirs you wish. You can also drink coffee, tea and any soft drink. At the end of the day tour you will be transferred back to your hotel.
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Day 4: Optional Tour to Alexandria
Breakfast at your hotel, and then you have the choice of having a free day in Cairo or you can choose an optional tour to Alexandria, the second capital of Egypt.
It is a 3 hour drive via the high way to reach Alexandria. In the mid-way you can have a stop for rest. Alexandria is also known as “The Pearl of the Mediterranean” and it is named after Alexander the Great who founded the city in the 4th century B.C. In Alexandria you will recognize the Greco-roman civilization. You will visit Pompay’s Pillar that used to be a part of a vast temple of the Serapis that was once a magnificent structure rivaling the Soma and the Caesarean. Then move on to the Catacombs of Kom Elshoqafa, dug in three levels under the ground and combine between the ancient Egyptian and the ancient Roman art. Lunch will be served in a good quality local restaurant in Alexandria. Then move on to visit Alexandria library “Bibliotheca Alexandrina” to see it from the inside. Then continue your tour to visit Qaitbay citadel that was built at the same spot of the ancient light house of Alexandria that was one of the seven wonders of the ancient world. Finally you will drive back to your hotel in Cairo.
Day 5: final departure:
Our representative will arrive at your hotel in Cairo to transfer you to Cairo International Airport for your departure flight.
- Meet and greet service by our representatives at airports
- All transfers by a private air-conditioned vehicle
- All sightseeing tours are strictly private tours
- Private English speaking guide
- Entrance fees to all sites as indicated on the itinerary
- Accommodation in Cairo for 4 nights including bed and breakfast
- Meals as indicated in the above itinerary
- Bottled water during the trips
- Portage when needed
- 30 minutes of local calling (5 minutes international) and a mobile phone loaned for the length of your stay or an Egyptian sim card for your unlocked mobile device
- All service charges and taxes
- Entry visa to Egypt