Two Days Cairo Sightseeing Tour From Alexandria Port
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Day 1: Alexandria port to Cairo, famous Pyramids of Giza, Memphis, Sakkara
Our Cairo sightseeing tour will start with pick up service from your ship terminal in Alexandria port , where our REP will meet you with aboard reflecting your name, then you will be transferred by air-conditioned vehicle to Cairo. In Cairo you will be accompanied by private Egyptologist guide and have first step of your Cairo sightseeing tour to famous Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the tombs of pharaohs constructed around 5000 years ago and great Sphinx - guard of those tombs, with body of lion and human head. Lunch meal will be served at a good quality local restaurant in Cairo. Next sightseeing of your Cairo tour is Memphis Necropolis, the oldest capital of Egypt and the legendary city of King Menes, who united Upper and Lower Egypt. There you will visit huge cemetery of ancient Memphis, which was an active burial ground for more than 3500 years, final resting place for deceased pharaohs and their families, and is Egypt's largest archaeological site. Also you will visit during Cairo sightseeing tour Sakkara - one section of the great necropolis of Memphis, best known for the Step Pyramid, the oldest known of Egypt pyramids, built for King Zoser. Free time for photos and camel ride. Then you will be transferred to your hotel in Cairo to have rest and overnight stay. You can attend light and sound show at famous Pyramids of Giza or enjoy dinner cruise with belly dance show in the Nile River in Cairo, as optional tour.
Day 2: Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Alabaster Mosque, Old Cairo, return to Alexandria port
Have breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and continue the second day of your Cairo sightseeing tour with your guide to visit the Egyptian Museum with extensive collection of 120000 items of ancient Egyptian antiquities, famous by artefacts of the child king Tutankhamen's tomb, which was found mostly intact. Lunch meal will be served at a good quality local restaurant in Cairo. Next sightseeing of your tour in Cairo will be Citadel. Originally, it is a fortification and was built on a promontory beneath of Muqattam hills, that make a amazing view of Cairo. This is one of the oldest castles in the world for centuries reflected the invasion of the conquerors. For seven centuries the Citadel in Cairo was the seat of the rulers of Egypt. One of the most striking sightseeing of the Citadel in Cairo, of course, the Alabaster mosque of Muhammad Ali. Architecture of the mosque - a mixture of many different styles and it's in sharp contrast with the strict structures of Mamluk era. Mosque - square in plan, the length of each side of 41 m. At the western facade of tower two cylindrical minarets in the Ottoman style, each 84 meters in height. In the inner space of the mosque is dominated Turkish Rococo style and interior wins by its dizzying volumes. Afterwards in your Cairo sightseeing tour you visit Old Cairo and see Coptic Monastery with Hanging Church. The area called "Complex of Three Religions", because there also set the mosque of Amr Ibn Al Asa, erected in the year 642, and Ben Ezra Synagogue, dating from the tenth century. Free time in Cairo, then you will be driven to Alexandria port back to your ship terminal.
-Pick up services from your ship in Alexandria port
-All transfer by air-conditioned vehicle in Alexandria port and Cairo
-Entrance fees to the sightseeing in Cairo as per itinerary
-Lunch during the tour at a high quality restaurant in Cairo
-Egyptologist English speaking tour Guide in Cairo
-Hotel accommodation for 1 night in Cairo at five stars hotel
-Drop off services from your ship in Alexandria port
- Optional tours
- Personal expenses
Discount for groups:
We offer a private tours for Families & groups starting from 10 persons and more with discounted rates
- 25% down payment required to secure the booking and can be done online by Credit card, Visa and Master or bank transfer
- 75% balance will required in pick up from your Ship in Alexandria Port and can be paid by credit cards or cash
Booking of your trip will be complete and confirmed by your tour designer as soon as we receive the 25% down payment. Booking Confirmation will be sent to you by email in a maximum 1 hour after payment.