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3 Day private tour in Cairo,Giza& Alexandria

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Day 1: Giza pyramids,Saqqara &Dahshour

Pass By: Pyramids of Giza, Al Haram Str., Giza 12611 Egypt
Our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel at 8:00 AM and take you to one of the seven wonders of the ancient world-- the Great Pyramid of Khufu (Cheops) and 3 small pyramids.

You will continue to explore the rest of Giza plateau including the sight of Khafre (Chephren) pyramid - Khufu's son, the second largest pyramid on Giza site, the remains of the funeral temple, the pyramid of Mankawra (Mykerinus), and 3 small pyramids. Then, proceed to visit the Great Sphinx, the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body, which dates from the time of Chephren. The tour also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the pyramids of Chephren. This temple served two functions: first, it was used for the purification of the mummy of the king before its burial. Second, it was used for making the mummification process of the king. After visiting the pyramids, you'll then continue across the plateau for a photo opportunity of the three pyramids rising from the sands, with the Cairo skyline in the background. Proceed to have your lunch at a local restaurant.

Then visit the Step Pyramid of Zoser, the world's oldest major stone structure. It was built in the 3rd Dynasty (around 2700 BC) for King Djoser, the tomb of a high official, the pyramid of King Titi, and the pyramid of King Unas.

Then later you drive south to Dahshour where you can see the first true pyramid in Egypt which back to the founder of the 4th dynasty king Senefru father of Khufu. By the end of the day your guide will return you back to you hotel.


Meals included:
• Lunch
Accommodation included: By your own, not included

Day 2: Cairo city tour

Pass By: The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Midan El Tahrir Geographical Society Building, Cairo 11511 Egypt
This day at 8:00 our tour guide will pick you up from your hotel to visit The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, known commonly as the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt. It is home to an extensive collection of ancient Egyptian antiques which dates back some 5,000 years of art and which is considered the largest and most precious collection of Egyptian art in the world. Over 250,000 genuine artifacts are presented, with a representative amount on display, the remainder are in storerooms. The Egyptian Museum is filled with thousands of Pharaonic artifacts including the golden treasures of King Tutankhamen.
Then, move to Citadel of Salah El-din, where you will see the view of all Cairo. Then, visit Mohamed Ali Alabaster Mosque which is considered the largest to be built in the beginning of the 19th century. The ruler of Egypt (1805-1849), who ruled Egypt over 45 years, live there. The mosque is built in Turkish style.
Before extending your trip, you will be served with a warm delightful lunch meal at a high-quality restaurant. From there, you will drive to to Khan El Khalili Bazaar (if there's enough time), one of the most famous and oldest bazaars in the Middle East. After that by the end of the day you be transferred back to your hotel.


Meals included:
• Lunch
Accommodation included: By your own, not included

Day 3: Alexandria day

Pass By: City Centre Alexandria, Alexandria Cairo Desert Road, Alexandria 11432 Egypt
You will be driven via an air-conditioned modern vehicle to Alexandria. Upon arrival at Alexandria, you will visit the Catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa, dug in three levels under the ground. The catacombs of Kom El Shoqafa are not only tombs for housing the dead bodies but also it has many artistic features that combine between the ancient Egyptian and the ancient Roman art. Lunch included during the tour in a good quality seafood restaurant. Then move on to visit Alexandria library “Bibliotheca Alexandrina” to see it from the inside. Then continue your tour to visit Qaitbay citadel that was built at the same spot where the ancient lighthouse of Alexandria stood. At the end of the day tour, you will be transferred back to Cairo.

Meals included:
• Lunch
Accommodation included: By your own, not included
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
We pickup you from any place in Cairo or Giza

Airports

  • Cairo Intl Airport, Cairo Egypt
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
3 days
Inclusions
  • 3x Lunch
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • Private transportation
  • WiFi on board
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Qualified tour guide
  • bottled water on board
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees to the mention sites in the itinerary
  • Gratuities
  • Accommodation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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We are very happy and enjoy our time with our tour guide Wael and our driver Ahmed. They took very good care of our group(14 people) and very knowledgeable about Egypt history and of all the places we visited. We recommend them to all the next visitors.
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The three day private tour in Cairo,Giza& Alexandria was amazing. We learned so much from our tour guide and enjoyed the scenery as well as the rich history of these amazing places. We would highly recommend this trip.
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It was an amazing day and a lot of fun At the pyramids and the camel ride Well planes and very informative
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Response from Lands o, Guest Relations Manager at 3 Day private tour in Cairo,Giza& Alexandria
Responded 13 Sep 2019
Momo S, Thank you for your trust and support! At Lands of Egypt Tours, we place customer satisfaction as top priority and we do everything possible so that our customers could have unforgettable experiences. Your satisfaction is our best reward, we look forward to see you again!
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This experience only has a few reviews, but you can read what other travellers have to say about the operator.

By: Lands of Egypt
57 reviews
PicoPicaPinos
Zwolle
104
Quick insight in the Egyptian history.
What we liked: The good insight in the Egyptian history and culture in the short time we had. The good
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Edit O
21
Great tour
It was an amazing tour with our tour guide Weal! He was very friendly, funny,informative and helpful. It was a
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Terryum
50
Great day with Wael
Mr. Wael was our tour guide today. My husband and I are in Egypt to celebrate my birthday and this was an awesome
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JamberGrand
Katy, Texas
127
Fantastic day at the pyramids
We booked this tour through Marriott and had a wonderful guide Wael who went above and beyond with the way he took
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DrLeeSengKhoo
20
Giza Pyramids
Punctual and precise guide with a good grasp of the knowledge of this UNESCO listed heritage site. Picturesque
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Cindydmls
21
Informative and easy going tour
Wael did a great job in introducing himself, describing the tour step by step, and informing us about all the
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Griffin S
21
Great tour
Wael was a great guide with a lot of information. We spent just the right amount of time at each site/activity.
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Beatriz C
10
Pyramids and sphinx
Excellent trip today thanks to our guide Wael, he made it very enjoyable, he also help us to find a last minute
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mcha123
Manchester, United Kingdom
42
Unforgettable tour with Wael
We knew the pyramids would be impressive but Wael's tour surpassed all expectations. Wael was so helpful and
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bdhoward24
10
Highly recommend!!
An Incredibly knowledgeable,considerate and friendly guide! My wife and I went in there with very little knowledge
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siddy_k81
Manchester, United Kingdom
394
Exellent trip to the pyramids
Our first time in Egypt and after reading so many good reviews, I booked the trip .And it was worth it. In my
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Kamuk22
20
Excellent Your, well worth the money..
Our tour guide Wael was excellent, very knowledgeable and clear with his breakdown of the vast Egyptian history.
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Jmoniqueb3
20
Super great time
Wael was a great guide for Giza. He was so patient and accommodating. If I could, i would have selected him for
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WHSBrooks
10
Half Day to Pyramids With Camel ride
Great time visiting an original 7th wonder of the world, Great Pyramids of Giza & the Sphinx. Throw in a fun time
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RodDyck
21
Cairo Area Tour
Wael Kammouna did an incredible job guiding us in the Cairo area including the Giza pyramids, sound and light show
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