Tour from port of Alexandria to Saqqara Giza Pyramids

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Pick up 07:00 AM
Duration 11 Hours
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Itinerary
Time
Activity
07:00
Meeting with our driver at the Alexandria cruise port
07:15
Transfer to Cairo
10:00
Meeting with the guide at the entrance to the pyramids complex
10:15
Excursion to the Pyramids of Giza
12:00
Lunch at a local restaurant
13:30
Transfer to Saqqara
14:00
Sightseeing tour of Saqqara
16:00
Transfer back to Alexandria port

Full Description

Tour from port of Alexandria to Saqqara Giza Pyramids: the pyramid of Cheops, the Sphinx, the Step Pyramid, the pyramid of Teti with an English-speaking guide and entrance tickets are included in the tour price.

What you need to know about the excursion from the port of Alexandria

Alexandria Port Excursions, like any other port excursions, provide travelers with a unique opportunity to explore the local attractions and culture of Egypt.

Most cruise ships arrive at Alexandria port at 6 am and depart at 8 pm, leaving plenty of time for a day trip to Cairo to see the pyramids. Please note that time spent in port may be limited. Tour from port of Alexandria to Saqqara and Giza pyramids is planned so that you have enough time to return to the ship before departure, at least 2 hours in advance.

Our driver will meet you when leaving the port terminal after you have completed all the necessary border procedures. He will greet you with a sign "sharm-club.com". The driver will take you to Cairo, where our English-speaking guide will be waiting for you.

What you will see on the tour from port of Alexandria to Saqqara and Giza Pyramids

Our excursion to the pyramids of Saqqara and Giza from the port of Alexandria in Egypt will begin with a visit to the Giza plateau. Here we will get acquainted with The Great Pyramid of Giza and the Great Sphinx. We'll take stunning photos from the panoramic platform and can try Camel riding at the pyramids (optional, paid separately).

After our sightseeing tour, we will have lunch at a local restaurant and head to Saqqara, where not only the Step pyramid of King Djoser awaits us, but also the amazing Saqqara tombs. We will visit several tombs (2-3 open to access). Let's take a look at the Pyramid of Teti and the Pyramid of Unas (separate ticket required after 12). Additionally, you can visit the mysterious Serapeum of Saqqara - underground catacombs in which sacred bulls, revered by the Egyptians as incarnations of the god Apis, were buried. The main architectural element of the Serapeum at Saqqara are the underground tombs, where bulls were buried in huge granite sarcophagi.

After the tour, transfer back to the port of Alexandria to your cruise ship. Return by 6 pm.


Includes
  • Meeting with our driver at the port of Alexandria
  • Transfer from the cruise ship to the pyramids
  • Visit to th pyramids of Giza and Saqqara
  • Entrance fees to Giza, Saqqara complex
  • Lunch at a local restaurant
  • English speaking guide
  • Transfer back to Alexandria port
  • Drinks in the restaurant during lunch
  • Entrance fees inside the burial chamber of the pyramids of Giza and Saqqara
  • Entrance fees into the paid tombs
  • Entrance tickets to Serapeum
  • Any additional services not mentioned in the program

Prices
  • 1 Person £205
  • 2-3 Persons£134
  • 4-6 Persons£95

What to take with you
  • Bottle of water
  • Extra cash

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Published: 30 Nov -0001 Last update: 10 Mar 2024