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Day Tour from Cairo: Egyptian Museum and Giza pyramids and Hanging Church provided by Upper Egypt Tours

Day Tour from Cairo: Egyptian Museum and Giza pyramids and Hanging Church

Day Tour from Cairo: Egyptian Museum and Giza pyramids and Hanging Church
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See the Giza Pyramids, the Egyptian Museum and the Hanging Church on a full-day tour through Cairo’s remarkable history and heritage. Visit a trio of pyramids on the Giza Plateau as you explore alongside an Egyptologist guide, meet the mysterious Great Sphinx then learn how King Chephren was mummified at his royal Valley Temple. Browse statues, artifacts and pharaohs’ treasure in the remarkable collections at the Egyptian museum, then discover gilded icons and holy relics in an Old City Coptic church.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • 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, Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, Japanese, English, Italian, Chinese, French, Spanish
What to expect
  • Your tour guide will meet you in your hotel and you can start your tour from Cairo or Giza. You will see the Giza pyramids which are the biggest pyramids in Egypt. From there you will be transferred to a panoramic area where you can see the entire area and live the adventure in a camel ride around the pyramids. From there, you will then visit The Sphinx and Valley Temple. After the pyramids you will arrive at the Egyptian Museum, located on famous square in Cairo. On the ground floor of the museum there is an extensive collection of papyrus and coins used in the Ancient world and artifacts from the New Kingdom. On the first floor there are artifacts from the final two dynasties of Egypt, including items from the tombs of the Pharaohs Thutmosis III, Thutmosis IV, Amenophis II, Hatshepsut, and the courtier Maiherpri, as well as many artifacts from the Valley of the Kings, in particular the material from the intact tombs of Tutankhamun and Psusennes I. See the Gold Death Mask of Tutankhamun and some mummified animals, overall the museum houses the world’s largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities. After the museum you will have lunch an a local restaurant. And after lunch the last place to visit during this tour will be Hanging Church, which is also referred to as the Suspended Church or Al-Moallaqa. It is called the Hanging Church because it was built on the southern gate of the Roman Fortress. Logs of palm trees and layers of stones were constructed above the ruins of the Roman fortress to be used as a foundation. Explore famous church in Cairo to understand Coptic religion. Hanging Church served as the residence of the Coptic Patriarch. Later, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
Arabic, German, Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, Japanese, English, Italian, Chinese, French, Spanish
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Your tour guide will meet you in your hotel and you can start your tour from Cairo or Giza. You will see the Giza pyramids which are the biggest pyramids in Egypt. From there you will be transferred to a panoramic area where you can see the entire area and live the adventure in a camel ride around the pyramids. From there, you will then visit The Sphinx and Valley Temple. After the pyramids you will arrive at the Egyptian Museum, located on famous square in Cairo. On the ground floor of the museum there is an extensive collection of papyrus and coins used in the Ancient world and artifacts from the New Kingdom. On the first floor there are artifacts from the final two dynasties of Egypt, including items from the tombs of the Pharaohs Thutmosis III, Thutmosis IV, Amenophis II, Hatshepsut, and the courtier Maiherpri, as well as many artifacts from the Valley of the Kings, in particular the material from the intact tombs of Tutankhamun and Psusennes I. See the Gold Death Mask of Tutankhamun and some mummified animals, overall the museum houses the world’s largest collection of Pharaonic antiquities. After the museum you will have lunch an a local restaurant. And after lunch the last place to visit during this tour will be Hanging Church, which is also referred to as the Suspended Church or Al-Moallaqa. It is called the Hanging Church because it was built on the southern gate of the Roman Fortress. Logs of palm trees and layers of stones were constructed above the ruins of the Roman fortress to be used as a foundation. Explore famous church in Cairo to understand Coptic religion. Hanging Church served as the residence of the Coptic Patriarch. Later, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 66944P312
Call +44 12 2492 8241
Important information
Inclusions
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • camel ride
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees
Duration
8h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Snacks
  • Lunch
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • camel ride
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • Centrally located Cairo and Giza hotels
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
8h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
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By: Upper Egypt Tours
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All My Tours With Upper Egypt Tours
So the expectations were huge, trust me HUGE. So, if you´re an Egyptian Civilization Fan as I am (and always been,
496carreg
496carreg
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I highly recommend their services!
We had a fantastic Quad biking tour with Mohamed Ali and our driver Mido ! What a fantastic way to see the Pyramids
TheFashio
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Best Dinner Cruise With Upper Egypt Tours
Best Dinner Cruise With Upper Egypt Tours Everything is perfect Show and dinner Thank you Upper Egypt Tours
Ahmed A
Ahmed A
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Highly recommend!
Ali was our tour guide and he was the best! It was a great tour and structured but flexible and customizable accord
Explore42400218544
Explore42400218544
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Wonderful
We enjoyed in this trip we take more photos and, we visited tempels the Nile is wonderful and we excited and hap
JoshB2218
JoshB2218
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The “show” isn’t great, but the views are
Best part: seeing the pyramids and the Sphinx at the golden hour when pictures look magical. For us, that was at ab
JeseniaDLS
JeseniaDLS
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AN AMAZING TIME !!!!!
We had Mido and Shaban as our guides and they were AMAZING. Definitely book with them, you won’t regret it. They we
2gustavoo
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Excellent Transfer From Cairo Airport
Excellent Transfer From Cairo Airport , The driver was one of the many car service drivers waiting to pick up their
2gustavoo
2gustavoo
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Excellent
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465aar_na
465aar_na
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These guys really try to do anything to make your trip fun
Booked private day tour with Upper Egypt tours . Our tour guide for two days in Cairo was Dalia . She was fantasti
522amrs
522amrs
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Really the best tour
Really the best tour because everything was professional The tour guide has very much information and the driver is
465aar_na
465aar_na
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This tour is magical
Every piece of this tour, holds a memory you won't forget. Upper Egypt tours has excellent packages and great tour
mirnahas
mirnahas
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disappointing
bad show not interesting trivial all their interest was to sell us the CD they aim only at stealing money of touri
mirnahas
mirnahas
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average experience
ok as experiencing this for the first time in my life hope it was muchhhh better dirty tent for the break time
yuricastillol
yuricastillol
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Amazing Giza tour
The tour guide was very helpful we got our tour in Spanish for my in-laws and they had a great time. Definitely wou
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