Two Days Trip To Cairo From El Gouna By Flight
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Overnight Cairo sightseeing trip from El Gouna by flight to visit Great Giza Pyramids, Sphinx, Step Pyramid in Sakkara & Memphis city, Egyptian museum and Old Cairo. Lunch will be served during Cairo trip in a quality restaurant in Cairo. Private guide and private transfer in Cairo included.
Day 1: El Gouna Fly to Cairo, Great pyramids, Memphis, Sakkara
Our Cairo sightseeing trip will start with pick up service from your hotel in El Gouna, where our REP will meet you with aboard reflecting your name, then from El Gouna you will be transferred by air-conditioned vehicle to Hurghada airport for 1 hour flight to Cairo. In Cairo you will be accompanied by private Egyptologist guide and have first step of your Cairo tour to great 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 during Cairo trip at a good quality local restaurant in Cairo. Next sightseeing of your Cairo trip 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 Sakkara - one section of the great necropolis of Memphis, best known for the Step Pyramid, the oldest known of Egypt's 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 great Pyramids area or enjoy dinner cruise with belly dance show in the Nile River, as optional tour.
Day 2: Egyptian Museum, Citadel, Alabaster Mosque, Old Cairo, return to El Gouna
Have breakfast at your hotel in Cairo and continue the second day of your Cairo sightseeing trip with your guide to visit the Egyptian Museum with extensive collection of 120000 items of ancient Egyptian antiquities, famous by artifacts of the child king Tutankhamen's tomb, which was found mostly intact. Lunch meal will be served during Cairo trip at a good quality local restaurant in Cairo. Next sightseeing of your trip in Cairo will be Citadel. Originally, Citadel in Cairo is a fortification and was built on a promontory beneath of Muqattam hills, that make a amaizing 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 was the seat of the rulers of Egypt. One of the most striking sightseeing of the Citadel, 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 you visit Old Cairo and see Coptic Monastery with Hanging Church. This area in Cairo 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. Then you will be driven to Cairo airport to fly back to Hurghada with following transfer to your hotel in El Gouna.
- Pick up services from your hotel in El Gouna
- Airfare from Hurghada to Cairo and back with Egypt Air
- Enterance fees to the sightseeing in Cairo as per itinerary
- Lunch meal during Cairo trips at high quality restaurant in Cairo
- Egyptologist English speaking tour guide in Cairo
- All transfers by air-conditioned vehicle in El Gouna and Cairo
- Five star hotel accommodation in Cairo for 1 night
- Drop off services from your hotel in El Gouna
- Optional tours
- Personal expenses
- 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 hotel in the tour day 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