Cairo Pyramids sightseeing excursion

The Great Sphinx at the pyramids

From 62

Available Every day

Pick up 08:00 AM
Duration 9 Hours

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Highlights

  1. The Great Sphinx
  2. Egyptian Museum of Antiquities
  3. Egyptian pyramids
  4. Pyramid of Cheops

Itinerary

Time Activity
08:30 Meet with our guide in your hotel
09:00 Egyptian Museum of Antiquities visit
12:00 Optional Nile boat ride
13:00 Lunch in a local restaurant
14:00 Visit to the Pyramids and Sphinx
17:00 Shopping time
18:00 Transfer back to your hotel

Includes

  • Pick up and drop off from /to your hotel in Cairo.
  • Transfers by air conditioned car during the trip.
  • Entrance fees to the Pyramids area and Sphinx.
  • Entrance fees to the Egyptian Museum
  • Professional English speaking Egyptology tour guide.
  • Lunch in a local restaurant in Cairo.
  • Drinks in the restaurant.
  • Entrance into the pyramids
  • Nile boat ride
  • Any extras not mentioned in the program.

What to take with you

  • Passport with visa of Egypt
  • Bottle of water
  • Extra cash

Full Description

Cairo Pyramids sightseeing excursion to visit the best Cairo tourist attractions, pyramids of Giza, Great Sphinx, Valley temple, Egyptian Museum tour.

Egyptian Museum of Antiquities

Our guide will come to pick up you from your Cairo hotel as scheduled in your invoice. Let's start our day with The National Egyptian Museum visit.

The Egyptian Museum of Antiquities contains many important pieces of ancient Egyptian history. It houses the world's largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities, and many treasures of King Tutankhamen. The present building of the museum constructed by a French architect is situated in Tahrir Square and is already more than 100 years old. We will discover three main collections of the museum such as Old kingdom, Middle kingdom, New kingdom plus king Tut Anch Amun collection. We will spend around 2,5 hours in the museum.

Nile felucca ride

After the museum let's take (optionally) 45 minutes Nile boat ride. The activity is optional and costs 10£ per person. We will enjoy with the sailing along the Nile, warm breeze and panoramic views of the city. Amazing pictures from the Nile are guaranteed.

Lunch time at a local restaurant

Lunch will be offered in local restaurant. Kindly note that drinks are not included in the cost of your lunch, so if you want to order something refreshing there will be an extra charge.

Giza Plateau discovery

After lunch we will cross the Nile and move to Giza Plateau to explore the area and to discover one of the seven wonders of the ancient world The great pyramid of Cheops! Do you know that the Great Pyramid of King Cheops is the only survived wonder from the seven wonders of the ancient world? Also we will have a look at other pyramids of the area: the pyramid of Chephren and the pyramid of Mycerinus, as well as small pyramids of the queens. We will enter (optionally) to a tomb of workers recently discovered at the plateau and finally end our tour at Sphinx and its valley temple. Do you know that Sphinx was buried in sand for most of his existence!

Shopping time

At the end of the day we will get a chance for shopping in the area around the Pyramids. Visit to papyrus institute, perfume palace or cotton fabric will be available.

When we finish exploring Cairo time to return to your hotel.

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