Make your memories in one of the best trips in Egypt, and enjoy a 2 days trip to Cairo from Sharm el-Shiekh by plane, in the atmosphere of Cairo’s historical sights will visit the magnificent Giza Pyramids, the Great Sphinx, the Egyptian Museum, and more.
Our representative will pick you up from your hotel in Sharm El Sheikh in the early morning and transfer you to Sharm El Sheikh airport. You will fly to Cairo in about 50 minutes and at the airport, you will be met by our English-speaking guide who will join you during your day tour in Cairo. visiting the Great Pyramid and Bent Pyramid in Dahshur. Dahshur is a famous royal necropolis in Egypt and holds many famous Pyramids including the red and bent Pyramids of king Snefru, the first king of ancient Egypt. The site is about 40 km away from Cairo. Then we will move on to visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser (or Djoser), the world’s oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2630 BC) for King Zoser (Djoser).
Lunch will be served at a local restaurant before we will moving on to enjoy the excursion to The Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mycerinus. The tour continues with a visit to the Great Sphinx, with the head of a pharaoh with a lion’s body, which dates back to the time of Chephren. The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramids of Chephren. Later you will be transferred back to your hotel.
After breakfast we will pick you up from your hotel and take you to the most interesting museum, the Egyptian Museum. It features artifacts from the Pharaonic period and displays a rare collection of 5000 years of art which is considered the largest most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 overwhelming artifacts are presented, including an exhibit dedicated to Tutankhamun’s collection of treasure, gold, and jewelry which was enclosed in his tomb for over 3,500 years before it was discovered in the 1920s when his tomb was excavated.
The tour proceeds with a visit to the Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque inside the Citadel of Salah El-Din. Lunch will be served in a local restaurant. We continue the tour with a drive to the area of Islamic Cairo, where you will be able to explore Khan El Khalili, Cairo’s old bazaar. Afterward, we will move on to Coptic Cairo and visit the Hanging Church, the Ben Ezra Synagogue, the Church of St. Barbara, and the Church of Abu Serga. We will take you back to Cairo airport and you will fly back to Sharm. Transfer from Sharm El Sheikh airport back to your hotel in Dahab.
Meals: Breakfast – Lunch
|Price per person||$500|
*If you are a group of 8 people and more please contact us for a special price.