Great Pyramids of Egypt Trip
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Cairo stopover tour to Giza pyramids, Sphinx, Egyptian museum and khan el khalili bazaar. 9-10 hours

Get the chance and spend these layover hours among the largest pyramids in the world, the pyramids of Giza and explore the treasures of the pharaohs in the Egyptian museum.Then,enjoy thr authentic atmosphere of Cairo in the biggest market in the Middle East (Khan El Khalili bazaar)

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Start your private tour with your own Egyptologist guide who will pick you up from the airport (or hotel) to Giza plateau. Once 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 tombs, 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). 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 at the papyrus institute to see how this ancient genuine artwork was produced in the old times.
Your next stop will be the Egyptian museum. This 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 the pieces. Mainly, the treasures of the young pharaoh Tut Ankh Amun, His golden mask and 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}. The third sightseeing is Khan El Khalili bazar. Explore one of the oldest bazaars in the middle east.it is an interesting, lively and busy place where you can try your bargaining skills. You will be invited by our company to have a local drink on one of the oldest coffee shops in Cairo (EL FISHAWY).At the end of your tour you will be driven back to the airport.

Additional Information

Schedule Details:

Departs: Daily

Departure Time: 8:00 Am (earlier or later departures are available until 12:00pm(midday) if required, please advise at time of booking)

Departure Point: Tour departs from Cairo International Airport

Duration: 9 -10 hours (approx.)

Return details: Tour returns to original point of departure

 Pickup: Tour departs from the airport. Please include the details of your flight at the time of booking.

Inclusions:

  • Qualified Egyptologist guide
  • Entrance fees to the mentioned sites.
  • Airport pickup and drop off
  • Transport by air conditioned vehicle

Exclusions:

  • Gratuities (recommended).
  • Food and drinks unless specified.

Payment Policy

Deposit: No deposit required.

Payment: You pay the full amount to your tour guide on the day of your tour. You can pay in cash (US dollars, Euros, or Egyptian Pounds) or by credit card (Visa or MasterCard). Please note that there will be a 3% charge for using a credit card.

Pricing Information:

  • Prices are listed as a guide only. For an exact price quote contact us
  • Child prices are not applicable, adult prices apply to all travelers.
  • Infants aged 2 years and under are free of charge, provided they do not
  • occupy a seat
  • Prices are per person.
  • Our pricing is updated constantly to ensure you always receive the lowest price possible.
  • This tour must be booked at least 24 hours in advance of your travel date
    Confirmation of this tour will be received at time of booking

Price

Per Person Price
 1 Person $140.00
2-4 Persons $95.00
5-8 Persons $80.00
9-16 Persons $65.00