Do not miss the chance of visiting the most fascinating and (must see) sites.Namely,the Giza pyramids and Sphinx,the Egyptian museum and a sail boat ride on the Nile river.
Our rep will pick you up from your hotel and you will be transferred to Sharm El sheikh airport to take your flight to Cairo.The flight takes one hour.Once you arrive at Cairo airport, your guide will be waiting for you with a modern air –conditioned vehicle. Start your private day tour with your own Egyptologist guide to Giza plateau.When you enter the area, you will be able to go very close to the Great Pyramid of Cheops, staring at that massive structure,you will realize that your dream of visiting the only surviving wonder of the ancient world came true.Your guide will provide you with full history of those 4600 years old monuments, giving you enough time to take as many photos as you wish.You may like to enter the burial chamber of one of the pyramids (optional).
Passing through the pyramids of Chephren and Menkaure, you will stop at the area of the panorama where you can take some photos of all the pyramids together.In that part of the Sahara Desert area ,you will have the chance to ride a camel,take nice shots and have a lot of fun(optional).Then,you may like to visit the sun boat museum (optional).A short drive,you will find yourself at the feet of the fascinating statue of the sphinx.The largest monolith sculpture in Ancient Egypt. This mysterious monument was carved to symbolize the pharaoh’s power and wisdom.On the way to the museum, you will stop for lunch and you will have the chance to visit papyrus institute to see how this genuine artwork was produced in ancient Egypt.
The Egyptian museum (opened in 1901) has the largest collection of artifacts in the world. The visit to this museum is a must.With your guide, you will find yourself diving in a sea of 165,000 artifacts and antiquities.Your guide will explain and show you the highlights and most important of all.First,your guide will show you the most important pieces of the different dynasties.Then,the masterpieces of the place are treasures of the young pharaoh Tut Ankh Amun,his golden mask, coffins and the contents of his intact tomb.You will enjoy looking at the fantastic sculptures, sarcophagi, jewelry and papyrus scrolls that date back to different eras.You will have the chance to see the royal mummies of the great pharaohs (optional).Then,you will enjoy a relaxing ride on a sail boat (felucca) on the Nile.Take photos of the beautiful scenery of its banks.On finishing the tour,you will be taken to Cairo airport flying back to Sharm el Sheikh.