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2 days Discover Cairo and Alexandria

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Day 1: Giza

Stop At: Pyramids of Giza, Al Haram Str., Giza 12611 Egypt
8:00 am Your guide will pick you up from your hotel, then take you to Giza. You will begin by visiting the great King Cheops pyramids, while listening to your Egyptologist guide. Next, you will be able to enjoy the panoramic view, where you can see all pyramids, and take pictures. Then you will head to see the famous Sphinx, explore the valley and ride a camel. Afterwards you will enjoy a local lunch, before being transferred back to your accommodation in Giza or Cairo.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Midan El Tahrir Geographical Society Building, Cairo 11511 Egypt
Next, you will have your lunch in a good quality restaurant with set menu of grill chicken/kebab and kofta, before proceeding to the Egyptian Museum. Explore the animal mummy room, the mummy portraits, the Royal Mummy Rooms (extra fee), and King Tutankhamun's jewelry.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Khan Al-Khalili, Cairo Egypt
Afterwards, visit the famous Bazaar of Khan el Khalili to live the oriental atmosphere and the experience of bargaining. Your guide will drop you off at your hotel after the tour is finished.

Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Alexandria

Stop At: Alexandria, Alexandria, Alexandria Governorate
Explore the rich history of Alexandria; tracing time from its ancient Egyptian roots, through the Classical period, to Roman times and beyond on an informative full-day tour from Cairo. Enjoy meet-and-greet service pick-up, and drop off from your Cairo hotel, and the comfort of an air-conditioned bus.

Begin the journey with a visit to the Roman theater in Kom El-Deka; a marble theater that once seated 800 spectators with galleries, sections of mosaic flooring, and a pleasure garden, all surrounded by Roman baths and villas.

Continuing, explore the Catacombs of Kom el Shoqafa; the necropolis of 3 sub-levels dating from the 2nd century AD merges aspects of Egyptian, Greek, and Roman culture in its features. See the Roman triclinium – a banquet hall to honor the dead, as well as statues, reliefs, and a pillared lobby featuring depictions of Egyptian gods in Roman armor.

See the site of the Alexandria Library. Concluding the tour, walk the ramparts of the 15th century Qaitbay Citadel, built upon the ruins of the ancient Alexandria Lighthouse. End this day of discovery with a relaxed evening drive back to Cairo, and your hotel.

Duration: 10 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Your hotel in Cairo or Giza
Departure Time
8:00 AM
Duration
2 days
Inclusions
  • Entrance fees
  • lunch
  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • WiFi during the tour
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour
  • Riding camel for 20 minutes
  • Snacks
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan with WiFi
  • Entry/Admission - Pyramids of Giza
  • Entry/Admission - The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities
  • Entry/Admission - Khan Al-Khalili
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travelers can participate
  • 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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By: Egypt Attractions Tours
5 reviews
Evans2Brian
Beltsville, Maryland
10
Great trip in Egypt
The whole trip was absolutely wonderful. The places we visited Giza pyramds, Sakkara, Dahshour, Egyptian museum,
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Janinerussell
New Orleans, Louisiana
10
Sherif is best tour guide
This tour was amazing! The knowledge and professionalism of the guide was super. The knowledge of the guide
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ericabowles
Cleveland, Ohio
10
Excellent service... Wonderful staff...very helpful and friendly.
I have been wanting to visit Egypt since I was 4 years old. Instability and fear had always held me back until I
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Norman_Weasley
Atlantic City, New Jersey
10
Unforgettable memory in Egypt
Absolutely Wonderful & Memorable Experience! From the time that we stepped off the plane in Cairo until we
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Tamina73
Taipei, Taiwan
51
Wonderful trip
We booked a day tour to Giza, Dahshur, Saqqara through our hotel and it’s really a very well-organized one. Our
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