|01:00 am||Pick up from Sharm El Sheikh hotels.|
|02:00 am||Bus drive from Sharm El Sheikh to Cairo.|
|09:00 am||Guided tour to the National Egyptian Museum.|
|11:00 am||Nile boat ride (Optional).|
|14:00 pm||Guided tour to Great Pyramid of Giza.|
|15:00 pm||Guided tour to other Pyramids.|
|16:00 pm||Guided tour to Sphinx & Workers tombs|
|17:00 pm||Return drive to Sharm El Sheikh.|
|23:00 pm||Meet & return transfer to the hotel.|
Trip to Pyramids from Sharm El Sheikh to discover the main historical sightseeing including The Great Pyramid of Giza, Pyramid of Khafre, Pyramid of Menkaure, Sphinx, National Egyptian Museum and Nile River
Egypt's most visited heritage site and the sole remaining wonder of the ancient world, our tour to Pyramids from Sharm El Sheikh will start early in the morning. Our representative will pick up you from your hotel reception and transfer to local bus station where you will catch a public bus to Cairo. The Distance from Sharm El Sheikh to Pyramids is 500 KM. The journey may take up to 7 hours, our guide will be waiting for you upon arrival in Cairo at the bus station.
The Day trip to Pyramids starts with The National Egyptian Museum visit. The Egyptian Museum 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 Tutankhamun collection. We will spend around 2 hours in the museum.
After the museum visit we will take 45 minutes Nile boat ride. The activity is optional and costs 10£ per person. If you do not want to participate you can wait for the rest of the group in the bus. We will enjoy with the sailing along the Nile, warm breeze and panoramic views of the city. Amazing pictures from the Nile are guaranteed. The boat will take us to the restaurant which is situated at the Nile river bank.
Lunch will be offered in local restaurant and you can choose between options available. 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.
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 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!
At the end of the tour to Pyramids from Sharm El Sheikh we will get a chance for shopping in the area around the Pyramids. Visit of papyrus institute, perfume palace or cotton fabric will be available. If you do not want to shop, you can wait for the rest of your group in the van.
At the end of the tour our guide will drive you to the bus station to catch your local bus back to Sharm el Sheikh. Upon arrival in Sharm el Sheikh our rep will meet you and transfer back to your hotel.See more