Overnight Shore Excursion in Cairo from Port Said- 02 Days Excursion to Cairo
A city established on the Shores of the strong Nile River. An extraordinary and intriguing city with ancient history anticipates you with remnants and legacy of the oldest civilization on earth. Your Cairo Pyramid excursion starts by visiting The Great Pyramid of Giza (Pyramid of Cheops), the biggest pyramid on the planet. The visit joins a visit to the other two pyramids on the Giza Plateau Pyramids of Chephren and Mykerinos. Appreciate and Learn the compositional importance and interesting history of these wonderful manmade structures.
Next, you can visit the most popular and famous landmark and Unfurl the secret of The Great Sphinx of Giza. Visit the step pyramid complex at Saqqara built by the first king of the Third Dynasty of Egypt – Djoser. Visit the oldest Archeological Museum in the middle east and The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities- Egyptian Museum. Which houses more than 2,50,000 precious artifacts from the Predynastic Period to the Greco-Roman Era. Experience one of the world’s extraordinary shopping encounters at Khan Al Khalil-one of the oldest market in the world established in the 14th century.
Day 01: Pick up from Port Said- Pyramids and Cairo Shopping Tour
Your two days Cairo tour will start with meeting our representative just outside the main exit door at Port Said. After the meet and greet you will be escorted to Cairo. Your Cairo tour will start with a visit to the Pyramids of Cheops, Chephren, and Mykerinus. Next, you will be guided to the Great Sphinx, a great monument of the ancient world. A mythical creature with the head of a pharaoh with a lion's body. Your excursion also includes a visit to the Valley Temple, which belongs to the Pyramid of Chephren. You will be guided to see the oldest major stone structure in the world. The Step Pyramid of Djoser. Built by the first king of the Third Dynasty of Egypt king- Djoser. The half-day trip will conclude with a lunch at a local restaurant in Cairo. After lunch, you will be transferred to the hotel and overnight in Cairo.
Day 02: Egyptian Museum / Salah Din Citadel
After breakfast, You can meet our guide and you will be escorted to Salah El-Din Citadel. Perhaps the best landmark to medieval fighting inherent the last part of the 1100s by Salah al-Din, the originator of the Ayyubid administration. Next, you will be guided to Mohammed Ali Mosque-Alabaster Mosque the crown in the Salah el-Din Citadel. The mosque was worked somewhere in the range of 1830 and 1848 by the designer Yousef Bushnak by the solicitation of Mohamed Ali Pasha the leader of Egypt (1805-1849). Lunch will be served at a Local Restaurant in Cairo.
You can visit the Egyptian Museum which houses antiquities from the Pharaonic time frame. The exhibition hall houses an impressive collection of over 250,000 artifacts traversing from the Predynastic Period to the Greco-Roman Era. The notable one is the Tutankhamen treasures which include the famous gold face masks. Continue your trip to Islamic Cairo, where you will be given a one of a kind shopping experience with Khan El Khalil Bazaar. Cairo’s old bazaar established in the 14th century. After the bazaar visit, you will be transferred back to your ship in Port Said.