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Full-Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Sakkara

Highlights
  • See Cairo’s three greatest ancient Egyptian sites all in a single day
  • Learn the secrets of the pharaohs from your private Egyptologist guide
  • Shape your itinerary the way you want it with a private guide
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Full-Day Tour to Giza Pyramids, Memphis, and Sakkara
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Overview
If you love ancient Egypt but have just limited time in Cairo, this is the tour for you. Traveling in style with a private Egyptologist guide, you’ll visit Cairo’s three greatest ancient sites—the Pyramids of Giza, Saqqara, and Memphis—all in one day. Tour includes lunch, entrance fees, and hotel pickup and drop-off—plus the opportunity to customize your day to suit your interests.
What to Expect
After your private Egyptologist guide collects you from your hotel, you’ll start the day at the Pyramids of Giza, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that’s home not only to the three Great Pyramids but to the Great Sphinx and the Valley Temple. Your guide will explain the meaning and significance of this 4,500-year-old site and answer any questions you may have.
After lunch at a local restaurant, hop into your air-conditioned vehicle to explore Saqqara, the UNESCO-listed city of the dead that’s home to the Step Pyramid and the Tombs of the Nobles. Next, continue to Memphis, once the capital of Egypt, with a history dating back more than 5,000 years. The standout here is the colossal statue of Ramesses II. Wrap up the day with a transfer back to your hotel.
Reviews (104)
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Reviewed today
Fantastic tours with Bossi

We booked back to back excursions with Emo Tours. We completed the Egyptian Museum tour on day one and then the Giza Pyramids tour the following day. Communication with the company prior to travel could have been better but Bossi, our tour guide for both...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
Excellent tour guide Mohamed moussa

Had a fantastic experience. Mohamed Moussa explained everything in such a manner that I would not forget. He is sure the pic of the trip through Egypt in my opinion.

Thank 674janhendrikm
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best tour guide and day experience ever!

Must do! My tour guide was Osama and driver Ahmed. Honestly, the best tour guide I've ever had. Made me feel comfortable throughout, took me everywhere I asked to go. Gave me so much advice for whatever I asked after as well as course brilliant...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank ThiagoCol88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Wonderful tour!

Our guide Ahmed Mohammed and driver Isam were very good and patient with us. Punctual and well organised throughout the trip. Zero complaints with the experience and for anyone keen to understand the history of the pyramids this is a no-brainer.

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank fazal84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brilliant tour, excellent guide.

We were picked up from our hotel, our guide was Majed and we had a driver and went straight to the Giza pyramids. Cairo traffic is mad but we felt very safe. Majed had excellent knowledge, he is a local of Cairo and took us...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank handh544
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Susan S
29 January 2019|
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Response from Voyager_Nineteen71 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on the package you have taken as there are different types. Please write to them asking for an explanation if it is mentioned in your package. Be assertive and firm.
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25 January 2019|
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Response from Voyager_Nineteen71 | Reviewed this property |
Well, as far as the Pyramids are concerned, you may have to walk about 150-200 m to The great Pyramid. You can decide how much you want to see there as the private day tour we took resulted in us walking around the Great... More
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20 January 2019|
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Response from Kirsti26 | Reviewed this property |
If you miss Memphis then Giza and Dahshur is doable in 1 day. I can’t comment on the costs but we found that what they say on the website as their charge is generally correct but if you email them then they will tailor it... More
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