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CAIRO LAYOVER TOURS TO GIZA PYRAMIDS MEMPHIS SAKKARA DAHSHUR PYRAMIDS AND BAZAAR

Highlights
  • See pyramids, the Sphinx, Memphis City and Khan El Khalili on one tour

  • Explore ancient Egypt and Cairo’s centuries-old market with a guide

  • Travel safely and comfortably in an air-conditioned vehicle

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CAIRO LAYOVER TOURS TO GIZA PYRAMIDS MEMPHIS SAKKARA DAHSHUR PYRAMIDS AND BAZAAR
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CAIRO LAYOVER TOURS TO GIZA PYRAMIDS MEMPHIS SAKKARA DAHSHUR PYRAMIDS AND BAZAAR
From US$90.00
Overview

Explore ancient Egypt and the Khan El Khalili Bazaar on an affordable, all-day layover tour. After airport pickup, travel by air-conditioned vehicle with an expert guide to the Great Pyramids of Giza, the Sphinx, the Dashur and Sakkara pyramids, and Memphis City. Enjoy a delicious lunch (included in the tour price) and shop for leather, brassware, and other fine products at the largest souk in Old Cairo.

What to Expect

Starts At 8:00 am or earlier with Pickup from Cairo international airport by our Expert Tour guide who will greet you with a sign shows our guest name on it then transfer in Private A/C Vehicle to Start your Cairo layover Tours Visit Giza Pyramids & Sphinx where you can see 9 pyramids at that sight, the most important one is the great pyramid of the king Cheops which considered as the highest pyramid have ever built in Egypt and one of the seven wonders of ancient Egypt, also you can see 9 pyramids at that area, Sphinx which represents king Kefren that his head as head of a human being and a body of lion’s animal, the valley kings which specialized for the high priest to make The mummification process of the king inside 

Then Continue your Cairo Layover Tours to Visit Sakkara area where the first trial to build a pyramid shape tomb which coming by king Djosser the 1st user of limestone at this area it also known as Sakkara Pyramid or Step Pyramid ,you will also have a look at the specious court specialized for Heb-Sed celebrations for the king, this area also including the cemetery of the nobles and official officers which very rich with pharonic decoration, drawings and paintings.

Then transfer to Local restaurant to take your lunch. lunch is included in your program but beverages is not included

Then you will be transfer to the last sight-seeing in that program where it`s Memphis City which was the 1st and oldest capital city of Egypt during ancient time which was the living city for Egyptian starting from 1st dynasty till 10th one which located at the eastern bank of the river Nile,it has some masterpieces butting them open air such as statues of king Ramsis 2nd  and god Ptah ,goddess Sekhmet,baskets for burning the incense ,coffins and Egyptian calendar

Then Continue your Cairo Layover Tours to Visit Dahshur Pyramids where the 1st true pyramid have ever built by King Senfrue the founder of the 4th dynasty of pharonic period, at the beginning he made a Bent pyramid but he did the same trial again afterwards to make his tomb took the shape of the pyramid and he successes at the 2nd trial to make the 1st true pyramid in ancient time that was also known as the Red Pyramid. He also was the father of the king Cheops the owner of the Great Pyramid at Giza
Then Continue your Cairo Layover Tours to

End your Cairo Layover Tours by a Visit to  Old Bazaar of Khan Khalili where it`s a market place for the foreigners coming from many different places to sell their own products on it during Islamic empires time here in Egypt, but right now it become a touristic place which has a lot of shops selling the Egyptian souvenirs and also has a lot of coffee shops where you can take a rest on it after that lovely tour which serving Shisha. Also this area has the most unique mosques as El Azhar mosque and El Hussen mosque.

Then you will be transferred Back to Cairo international airport 

Reviews (15)
1 - 5 of 15 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Perfect

My tour to Giza, Sphinx, Memphis and Saqqara was fantastic, I was collected early which was great, the driver Ehab spoke English well, was very friendly and navigated the Cairo traffic expertly with a constant smile. My guide Ola was full of information throughout the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Rory O
Reviewed 15 October 2018
Amazing tours of the Pyramids and Alexandria

I booked two separate tours with emotours: one full day tour of all the pyramids around Cairo and one full day trip to Alexandria. both days my tourguide was Walid A. I can only say that both tours were perfectly organized and I learned so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Felix G
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile
Hala Number 1

Hala Number 1 was a Great Tour guide showing extra's thibgs we didnt know about . Definetly worth getting Hala as your guide. Great historical knowledge and fun times .

Thank Resorc1972
Reviewed 30 June 2018
MAMOUD is the BEST

Let me start by saying how much I love Mamoud. He is the sweetest soul in Cairo. He is amazing. From the Moment we landed in Cairo to the day we left he has been with us, showing us Egypt, exposing the rich culture and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank saskilie
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile
Egypt stop over

Tour guide-Ehab and driver -Abdallah were prompt and very professional . Being a solo traveller . I was happy to have great photos by my tour guide . I felt very confortable . He explained a lot about egyptian history and was glad to answer...More

Thank kwambokaa
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