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Stop At: Sunshine Egypt Tours, Hurghada Egypt
Once you book us, We will send you a photo for our driver who will pick you up from your hotel inside Hurghada with a clear sign by your name. He will pick you up early in the morning 2.00 am (You can order a breakfast box from your hotel).
In the way to Cairo :
We'll drive direct to Cairo for five hours while enjoying the view of the mountains, desert and also the red sea coast.
The Pyramids and sphinx area :
In circa 2550 B.C, The Pharaoh Khufu began the first and bigest pyramid. Its some 147 meters above the plateau from estimated 2.3 million stone blocks and each weigh an average of 2.5 to 15 tons!!!
In circa 2520 B.C, The Pharaoh Khafre (Khufu's son), began building the second pyramid and His necropolis also included the Sphinx, a mysterious limestone monument with the body of a lion and a pharaoh's head. The Sphinx may stand sentinel for the pharaoh's entire tomb complex.
In circa 2490 B.C, The Pharaoh Menkaure, began building The third Pyramid. It's considerably smaller than the first two. It featured a much more complex temple.
Enjoy the oriental lunch and get ready to visit the Egyptian museum .
The Egyptian Museum:
No tour to Cairo is complete without a visit to the Egyptian Museum With over 120,000 artifacts, the museum houses an unbelievable exhibit depicting ancient Egypt’s glorious reign. Mummies, sarcophagi, pottery, jewelry and of course King Tutankhamen’s treasures, it’s all there.
The boy-king’s death-mask – discovered in its tomb – is made of solid gold and it has been described as the most beautiful object ever made.
Khan Al-Khalily :
Take a shopping tour of downtown Cairo (Khan Al-Khalily) and snap up a couple of deals before heading back to your starting point.
Duration: 18 hours