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Discover Cairo: Old Capital of Memphis and Step Pyramid of Sakkara Private Guided Tour provided by Blue Sky Travel Group

Discover Cairo: Old Capital of Memphis and Step Pyramid of Sakkara Private Guided Tour

Discover Cairo: Old Capital of Memphis and Step Pyramid of Sakkara Private Guided Tour
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Duration:
4h
Ticket type:
Mobile
Free cancellation
  • Duration:
    4h
  • Ticket type:
    Mobile
  • Free cancellation
About
Enjoy the unique opportunity to discover Cairo and explore Egypt’s oldest capital, the ruined city of Memphis. View the temple of Phata where the pharaohs were once crowned. Continue to Sakkara to marvel at the step pyramid of king Djoser. All of this with the company of your private professional Egyptologist. Make the best of your stay while in Cairo.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
Arabic, German, Portuguese, English, Italian, French, Dutch, Spanish
What to expect
  • In this trip you’ll be accompanied all the time with a professional certified Egyptologist/guide, he will be demonstrating all the sightseeing you’ll go by. This trip takes you to the earliest known Egyptian pyramids, which are found at Sakkara, northwest of Memphis. The earliest among these is the Pyramid of Djoser (constructed 2630 BC–2611 BC) that was built during the third dynasty. This pyramid and its surrounding complex were designed by the architect Imhotep, and are generally considered the world's oldest monumental structures constructed of dressed masonry. After that you are transferred to the area of Memphis that was once the first capital of Egypt and the center of rule and culture for more than 3000 years founded by King Menes. You will also get to see the statue of king Ramses the 2nd. You shall then have your final ride to your hotel again.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Arabic, German, Portuguese, English, Italian, French, Dutch, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • In this trip you’ll be accompanied all the time with a professional certified Egyptologist/guide, he will be demonstrating all the sightseeing you’ll go by. This trip takes you to the earliest known Egyptian pyramids, which are found at Sakkara, northwest of Memphis. The earliest among these is the Pyramid of Djoser (constructed 2630 BC–2611 BC) that was built during the third dynasty. This pyramid and its surrounding complex were designed by the architect Imhotep, and are generally considered the world's oldest monumental structures constructed of dressed masonry. After that you are transferred to the area of Memphis that was once the first capital of Egypt and the center of rule and culture for more than 3000 years founded by King Menes. You will also get to see the statue of king Ramses the 2nd. You shall then have your final ride to your hotel again.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 9399P4
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Any extras that are not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Lunch
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Location Name: Your centrally located hotel in Cairo or Giza Location Address: Your centrally located hotel in Cairo or Giza Return Location: Returns to original departure point
  • Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking (if extra added)
  • A maximum of 15 people per booking
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Transport by private, air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Any extras that are not mentioned in the inclusions
  • Lunch
Departure details
  • Location Name: Your centrally located hotel in Cairo or Giza Location Address: Your centrally located hotel in Cairo or Giza Return Location: Returns to original departure point
  • Cairo, Cairo, Cairo Governorate
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking (if extra added)
  • A maximum of 15 people per booking
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

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7rainbow
Paris, France110 contributions
Aug 2019
ギザのホテルからサッカラの階段ピラミッドへ、ガイドさんとドライバーさんの2名にプライベートツアーをしていただきました。1名には大きめのバンでしたので快適でした。ピラミッドでの説明もわかりやく良かったです。(約4時間)後半にお土産やさんをいくつか紹介してくれるので、必要なければホテルにすぐ送ってくれます。
Written 23 August 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

AtlasViagens
Goiania, GO111 contributions
Apr 2019
Todas nossas excursões ao Egito, incluo Memphis e Sakkara.
Culturalmente, um excelente programa para adultos e adolescentes.
Atlas Viagens - Goiânia
Written 2 July 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
About the operator

This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Blue Sky Travel Group
Marian R
Marian R
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Blue Sky Travel Delivered the Best of Egypt
My daughter and I just returned from a Best of Egypt trip with Blue Sky Travel, which we booked through Travel Disc
SarahLynnRobinson
SarahLynnRobinson
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Wouldn't change a thing!
I'm normally not one to repeat destinations, but this is one trip I would do again in a heartbeat. Blue Sky truly t
Mellifluous D
Mellifluous D
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Wouldn't Travel With Any Other Agency!
Thank you, Blue Sky Travel, for one of the greatest trips of our lives! All of our transfers were seamless thanks t
Catherine G
Catherine G
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Amazing Egypt
An Egypt tour with Nile cruise was part of the Grand Africa Tour we booked with Travel Discounters, Toronto, Ontari
zydeco2
zydeco2
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Best of Egypt trip May 2021
My husband and I just returned from Egypt, (5/3/201 to 5/12/21,) a trip we booked through Travel Discounters and th
terryr154
terryr154
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Our Egypt Trip
Most of our issues about our trip to Egypt came from the Company called Travel Discounters, whom we booked our trip
ddbells56
ddbells56
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Holiday Inn Express, Logan, Utah
The friendliness of the staff. Especially Dustin he went over 5 stars in offering assistance. We were very happy wi
LouSlowalker
LouSlowalker
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A Seamless Week in Egypt
Our trip to Egypt was seamless thanks to Blue Sky Travel booked through Travel Discounters. We were met at the airp
AggieLifter132
AggieLifter132
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Went above and beyond
We were only on the second day of our trip when the president of Egypt Mandated all non-residents must be out of th
TravelingJohnB80
TravelingJohnB80
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Great experience and very helpful
Our tour guide was excellent and very knowledgeable of Egyptian history and did a great job explaining everything t
Lorna B
Lorna B
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Fantastic trip
My husband and I actually spent 4 nights in Cairo, a 7 day Nile cruise, 4 nights in Hurghada then overnight in Cair
daspence60
daspence60
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Amazing trip sorry the review is so long but we were truly amazed
My wife and I booked a holiday in June 2019 with Trip Discounters. The Itinerary was the selling point and the pri
cheryl s
cheryl s
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The Most Amazing Layover in Cairo, Ever
One of the top five guides I have ever had. We had arranged a full day layover in Cairo and reached out to Blue S
welldigger
welldigger
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In the top 3 ever
We booked through Travel Discounters. They did a terrific job. No hiccups. In Egypt, Blue Sky made this one of the
CarpetBaggers2013
CarpetBaggers2013
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Great trip to Egypt
We booked our trip to Egypt with Akhil at Travel Discounters and he was great to work with. He handled all our ques
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