Overnight Shore Excursion to Cairo from Alexandria Port
A city founded on the Shores of the mighty Nile river. An exotic and fascinating city with ancient history awaits you with ruins and heritage of the oldest civilization on earth. Your Cairo Pyramid tour begins by exploring the only existing among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The Great Pyramid of Giza (Pyramid of Cheops), the largest pyramid in the world. The tour combines a visit to the other two pyramids on the Giza Plateau Pyramids of Chephren and Mykerinos. Admire and Learn the architectural significance and fascinating history of these magnificent structures.
Unfold the mystery of The Great Sphinx of Giza, the largest monument built in the ancient world and the oldest one that exists. Visit the step pyramid complex at Saqqara built the ambitious the first king of the Third Dynasty of Egypt – Djoser. Visit the oldest Archaeological museum in the middle east Egyptian Museum. The museum displays an exotic collection spanning from the Predynastic Period to the Greco-Roman Era. Experience one of the world’s great shopping experiences at Khan Al Khalil, the oldest bazaar established in the 14th century. Explore the best of ancient Cairo with our two days tour from Alexandria Port.
Day 01: Pick up from Alexandria Port- Pyramids and Cairo Shopping Tour
Your two days Cairo tour will start with meeting our representative just outside the main exit door at Alexandria Port, Look for the company logo and name board with your name. After the meet and greet you will be escorted to Cairo, it takes approximately 3-hours to reach Cairo from Alexandrian. There will be a stop in between in case if you need refreshment. 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. The widely accepted theory is that the statue was erected for the Pharaoh Khafre in 2500 BC. Your day tour 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 was the first king of the Third Dynasty of Egypt. 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.